Congress Reporter (EDI0075)

POLITICO’s Congress team has an immediate opening for a reporter. We’re looking for a hard-driving reporter who can make our morning newsletter for Congress, Huddle, even more of a must-read, turn enterprise ideas that lead the website and cover breaking news on both sides of the Capitol.

This is an opportunity to break onto a premier reporting team at Politico that consistently sets the agenda on the Hill. We want someone who can break news, is brimming with story ideas and can write.

While there are strong internal candidates for the position, we are interested in hearing from outside candidates.


Experience covering Congress, demonstrated ability to write clearly and accurately on deadline; proven ability to break news and handle a demanding, fast-moving reporting job.

How To Apply

Send a résumé, cover letter describing your interest and relevant experience to [email protected] with this in the subject line: EDI0075

Equal Opportunity

It is POLITICO’s policy to provide equal employment opportunity to all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender or other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state or local law.

Meet Some of POLITICO's Employees

Rachel S.

Senior Audience Development Analyst

Rachel engages audiences by analyzing current reader habits and interests to target new readers with relevant content. She also helps pinpoint which topics and journalistic styles resonate most with audiences.

Phim H.

Senior Designer

Phim prototypes and designs mockups to help solidify stakeholder trust in products while also enabling internal teams to map out and execute precise designs that shape POLITICO’s image.

Back to top