Jacqueline Alemany

Washington, D.C.

Congressional Investigations Reporter

Education: Harvard University, BA IN Government

Jacqueline Alemany is a Congressional Investigations reporter for The Washington Post. Previously, she was founder and co-author of The Early 202, The Post's flagship early morning newsletter featuring news critical to the nation’s many power centers, including the White House, Capitol Hill, government agencies, the Pentagon and more. Alemany is also an on-air contributor to NBC News and MSNBC. Alemany joined The Washington Post in 2018 after six years at CBS News, where she covered the Trump White House. Before that, she was a digital journalist on the 2016 presidential campaign trail. She
Latest from Jacqueline Alemany

Jan. 6 committee subpoenas former White House counsel Pat Cipollone

The panel has been ramping up the pressure, believing his testimony about former president Donald Trump could be explosive

June 29, 2022

Trump sought to lead armed mob to Capitol on Jan. 6, aide says

Cassidy Hutchinson delivered stunning revelations about events inside the White House on the day of the Capitol attack.

June 28, 2022

Jan. 6 hearing: Trump wanted armed mob to march to Capitol, sought to join, aide says

The House committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the U.S. Capitol is holding an unexpected hearing to review recently obtained evidence related to former President Donald Trump and the insurrection.

June 28, 2022

Cassidy Hutchinson’s path from trusted insider to explosive witness

In Trump’s White House, she had extraordinary access and in the eyes of many White House staffers, she had inordinate power.

June 28, 2022

Jan. 6 committee announces surprise Tuesday hearing, offers few details

The announcement was shrouded in secrecy, with even committee staff kept out of the loop.

June 27, 2022

With Roe overturned, Congress readies for a fight — and a defense

Democrats have few legislative options in a post-Roe landscape.

June 24, 2022

Rep. Scott Perry played key role in promoting false claims of fraud

Those involved with the insurrection have repeatedly pointed to Rep. Scott Perry (R-Pa.) as the chief conduit for the House GOP Conference to the White House in Trump’s quest to overturn his defeat.

June 23, 2022

The subtle stagecraft behind the Jan. 6 hearings

The panel probing the Capitol attack seeks to turn its investigation into must-see television.

June 23, 2022

As Jan. 6 committee targets Trump, his consternation at McCarthy grows

McCarthy’s bet to exclude the pro-Trump GOP perspective from the Jan. 6 committee could prove costly to his potential speakership bid.

June 23, 2022

Jan. 6 committee counsel leaving to explore run for U.S. Senate in Missouri

John Wood is leaving the House special committee to explore running for Senate as an independent.

June 22, 2022