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
A federal judge has ruled that the Interior Department failed to take into account the climate impact of its oil and gas leasing and declared that a huge swath of leasing in the West is illegal. The decision marks the first time the Trump administration has been held to account for the climate impact of its energy-dominance agenda.
The Environmental Protection Agency on Friday restricted the use of a toxic chemical used in paint strippers linked to dozens of deaths — but allowed commercial operators to use it as long as they underwent training.
Automakers are pushing back against the Trump administration’s effort to freeze fuel efficiency standards for cars and light trucks – one of the president’s most ambitious efforts to overturn Obama’s environmental agenda.