Reporter covering national politics Education: Hamilton College
Sean Sullivan covers national politics. Before joining The Washington Post in the summer of 2012, he was the editor of Hotline On Call, National Journal Hotline’s politics blog. He has also worked for NHK, Japan's public broadcaster, and ABC News. Sullivan is a graduate of Hamilton College, where he received a degree in philosophy.
Sen. Lisa Murkowski’s vote was a stark reminder of the divisions the nomination fight sparked and of her increasingly lonely position in a party that has become less hospitable to moderating voices during Trump’s presidency.