Jackie Kucinich covers politics as the co-host of In Play. Before joining The Washington Post, she worked at USA Today where she covered the Republican primary and Mitt Romney during the 2012 presidential race. Prior to that, she reported on Senate leadership, House Republicans and a range of other issues for Roll Call. She also covered Congress for The Hill newspaper. She has appeared as a guest on MSNBC, CNN, FOX News and C-Span and is a native of Columbus, Ohio.