The Washington Post

Juliet Eilperin

ReporterWashington, D.C.


In wake of Oregon shooting, White House revives plan to require private, high-volume gun dealers to conduct background checks on buyers.

  • Oct 8, 2015

The president was already headed to Pacific Northwest on that day.

  • Oct 5, 2015

The president approves an escalation of efforts to battle the Islamic State and says Vladi­mir Putin is headed for a “quagmire.”

  • Oct 2, 2015

The leader of U.S. education policy since the beginning of the Obama administration presidency, has come under increasing criticism.

  • Oct 2, 2015

“This is a political choice that we make, to allow this to happen every few months in America,” said the president.

  • Oct 1, 2015

The White House announced tougher limits on ozone, an action that defies industry groups but falls far short of what environmentalists sought.

  • Oct 1, 2015

Violence continues to spiral in Syria and Iraq despite his determination to change the old geopolitical calculus.

  • Sep 29, 2015

Two years ago, Obama and Iran’s president chatted by phone after the annual U.N. gathering.

  • Sep 29, 2015

President Obama convened a summit at the United Nations Tuesday aimed at countering violent extremism.

  • Sep 29, 2015

The two rivals faulted each others’ policies at the U.N. but left the door open for cooperation on the civil war.

  • Sep 28, 2015
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Juliet Eilperin is The Washington Post’s White House bureau chief, covering domestic and foreign policy as well as the culture of 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue. She is the author of two books—one on sharks, and another on Congress, not to be confused with each other—and has worked for the Post since 1998. She previously served as the Post’s House of Representatives correspondent and national environmental reporter.
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