Editor for 2018 and 2020 campaigns, focusing on presidential, Senate, House and governor's races Education: California State University Long Beach, BA in journalism
Cathleen Decker joined The Washington Post in 2018 after four decades at the Los Angeles Times, which she joined as a college intern. She has covered nine presidential campaigns, eight California governor's races and a host of other national and state contests. Decker ran coverage of the 2012 presidential campaign and spent the 2016 race writing analysis and news stories. She also covered the Trump administration and Capitol Hill from the Times's Washington bureau.