Andee Erickson

Washington, D.C.

Andee Erickson was the 19th Ann Devroy Fellow from the University of Wisconsin at Eau Claire where she studies journalism and geography. She left The Washington Post in January 2017.
Latest from Andee Erickson

Climate change has big implications for farmers. Will Sonny Perdue get that?

Some green groups have expressed concerns about the nomination.

January 20, 2017

Mourning a brother, family asks for help solving D.C.’s first homicide of the year

Richard Lewis’s life started in luxury and ended in a brutal attack outside Union Station.

January 18, 2017

Bernie Sanders to Scott Pruitt: ‘Why is the climate changing?’

The exchange Wednesday was pretty intense, with Pruitt seeking to defend the view that humans may contribute to climate change "in some manner," and Sanders insisting that the science says a great deal more than that.

January 18, 2017

Ryan Zinke admits humans ‘influence’ climate change. But scientists say we’re the ‘dominant cause.’

Zinke's answer seems consistent with how other Trump nominees have addressed this tough question.

January 17, 2017

A boy was sexually abused in a janitor’s closet. Is the school responsible?

Bobby Gobble, a former janitor at a rural Russell County, Va., elementary school, pleaded guilty to abusing four students.

January 16, 2017

Lighting the way: A new tool to make Arlington school crosswalks safer

The handheld LED stop signs are designed to help crossing guards alert drivers to children.

January 8, 2017