Jeremy Peters is a reporter in the Washington bureau of The New York Times who covers politics.
He has reported on a variety of topics for the paper, including two presidential campaigns, the machinations on Capitol Hill and the intersection of politics and the news media. Most recently he covered the 2016 election.
His other assignments in his decade at The Times have included the financial markets, the economy and New York politics.
He usually takes a notebook with him on vacation to file dispatches for the Travel section, which has featured his writing on trips from Corsica to the Caribbean. He graduated from the University of Michigan, where he was a reporter and editor for The Michigan Daily, with a B.A. in history and political science. He lives in Washington.