Beth Reinhard is a political correspondent for National Journal, and was a lead writer for the 2012 presidential race. Prior to joining National Journal in 2010, Reinhard was the political writer at The Miami Herald. She covered local, statewide and national campaigns and wrote a weekly column on politics for 11 years. She previously worked at The Palm Beach Post, Education Week and The Home News. Born and raised in Miami, Reinhard received her bachelor’s degree from the University of Pennsylvania and a master’s degree in journalism from Columbia University.