Laura Barrón-López is a national political reporter for POLITICO, covering House campaigns and the 2020 presidential race.
Barrón-López has broken news on the ongoing efforts by the progressive wing of the Democratic Party to primary sitting incumbents and has written about the steps presidential candidates have taken to diversify their staff and advisers. Barrón-López recently led 2018 coverage of Democrats for the Washington Examiner. Previously, Barrón-López covered Congress for HuffPost for two and half years.
She’s also covered energy and environment policy for The Hill. Her work has been published in the Oregonian, OC Register, E&E Publishing, and Roll Call.