Jill Lawrence, managing editor for politics for National Journal, is an award-winning analyst, columnist and commentary writer who has covered every presidential election since 1988.
Lawrence has been a contributor to The Daily Beast, Atlantic.com and other online and print publications and was a senior correspondent and columnist for PoliticsDaily.com. Her other positions have included national political correspondent for USA Today and national political writer at the Associated Press. She has also written about politics for the Boston Globe, the Atlanta Constitution, the Washington Post Magazine, Humanities Magazine and other publications. More about Jill Lawrence
The Republican War of Words on College
Obama’s Message to GOP Rivals: I'm No Sitting Duck
Gingrich Unloads on Paul: Worse Than Obama
Who's More Radical, Gingrich or the Courts He Wants to Abolish?
Newt Gets Religious, Santorum Cries: Only in Iowa
Has the GOP Overreached?
Rick Perry's Dogged Damage Control
The GOP's Nightmare Debate
The Two GOP Candidates Being Shut Out
Romney's Killing It in New Hampshire
Can Obama Win as a War President?
Can Rick Perry Come Back?
The GOP's Campaign Whisperers
Occupy Wall Street Comes to D.C., but Can It Take Root?
Romney Plays Hardball
Rick Perry's Missing Piece
'I Wasn't Born at Harvard': Elizabeth Warren Meets the Voters
Why Is the GOP Fussing Over Social Security? Medicare Is the Real Problem
Rick Perry's Jobs Strategy: Raiding Other States
Obama on Jobs: Leading from Out Front
Romney vs. Perry: Worth Waiting For
Rick Perry's Swing-Voter Problem
Michele Bachmann's Tough Fall
The GOP's Two-Man Race
Obama's Boeing Union Headache
The Awkwardness Olympics
Jon Huntsman Goes 'Crazy'
Rick Perry's Domino Effect
The GOP's Three to Beat
Michele Bachmann's Promise and Peril
How Congress Can Redeem Itself
Health-Care Law Could Give Rise to Entrepreneurs
Romney's Failed Jobs Record
The Submissive Michele Bachmann
Why 'Obamacare' May Live
Why Do GOP Candidates Have So Many Kids?
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