Reporter covering domestic policy and national affairs Education: Princeton University, A.B. in Politics, magna cum laude, Certificate in Latin American Studies Juliet Eilperin is The Washington Post's senior national affairs correspondent, covering how the administration is transforming federal environmental policy and the agencies that oversee it. She is the author of two books, "Demon Fish: Travels Through The Hidden World of Sharks" and "Fight Club Politics: How Partisanship is Poisoning the House of Representatives." Eilperin has worked for The Post since 1998. She previously served as The Post’s White House bureau chief, national environmental reporter and House of Representatives correspondent. Honors & Awards:
Peter Benchley Ocean Award for Media, 2011
Foreign languages spoken: English, some Spanish Books by Juliet Eilperin:
Demon Fish: Travels Through the Hidden World of Sharks
At the EPA, Nancy Beck has helped scaled back several policies aimed at curbing federal limits on toxic chemicals. Last year, her office redefined the way the EPA determines the health and safety risks associated with hazardous chemicals, by focusing on direct physical contact and not their impact through exposure from the ground, air or water.