Reporter covering 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 new administration is transforming a range of U.S. policies and the federal government itself. 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.
Honors & Awards:
Peter Benchley Ocean Award for Media, 2011
Books by Juliet Eilperin:
Demon Fish: Travels Through the Hidden World of Sharks
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke continued to engage in discussions involving his family foundation’s property last summer despite the fact that he had pledged to recuse himself from such matters for a year, according to documents obtained by The Washington Post.
President Trump used his executive powers for the first time to designate a national monument, establishing a 380-acre site in Kentucky to honor African Americans’ role as soldiers during the Civil War.