Jackie Lay

Washington, D.C.

Video producer and animator

Education: School of Visual Arts, MFA

Jackie Lay is a video producer and animator for The Washington Post who has previously worked for the Atlantic, NPR and Vox's "Explained" series on Netflix.
Latest from Jackie Lay

    Omicron broke through our vaccines. How can we adapt?

    Coronavirus cases spiked globally in the first weeks of 2022, despite record-high vaccination rates. Here’s how the omicron variant took off.

    January 14, 2022

      How Congress lengthened the confirmation process and increased government vacancies

      Federal Senate-confirmed positions have grown by over 40 percent since 1960, resulting in more vacancies over longer periods of time across the government.

      December 17, 2021

        Some of the biggest Pinocchios of 2021 | Fact Checker

        The Fact Checker tackled some of the most Pinocchio-worthy claims of 2021. Here are a few you should know.

        December 16, 2021

          Myocarditis and coronavirus vaccines: Explaining the rare side effect

          Myocarditis can be a side effect of coronavirus vaccines. But experts agree that the benefits of vaccination far outweigh the rare and often mild risks.

          December 14, 2021