Susan Svrluga

Susan Kinzie is a Virginia rover for the Washington Post, covering anything and everything that’s happening in the Commonwealth.

She has also covered philanthropy and higher education for the Post, and started out with a local news beat in Southern Maryland .

She grew up in Massachusetts, graduated from Brown University and Columbia University, and worked at newspapers in North Carolina, Maine and New York before joining the Post.

Reach her with story ideas at (202) 334-7296,, or on Twitter @SusanKinzie.

Latest by Susan Svrluga

Voters may have crossed Va.-Md. line to cast ballots twice

An advocacy group’s claims about the presidential election spark probe in Fairfax into dual registrations.

Injured snowboarder: ‘Please help me get my voice back.’

Injured snowboarder: ‘Please help me get my voice back.’

Therapist uses rhythm and melody to guide Forrest Allen’s neural recovery, from breathing, to laughter, to words.

U-Va. board urged to drop plan to limit dissent

The Board of Visitors wrote the draft proposal with the help of a $200,000 private consultant.

A Confederate flag flies along I-95

A Confederate flag flies along I-95

The giant banner is seen by some as marker of Southern heritage, by others as a symbol of racism and hate.