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Josh Kraushaar is the political editor for National Journal, and pens the weekly "Against the Grain" column. Kraushaar has held several positions since joining Atlantic Media in 2010, including as managing editor for politics at National Journal, and as executive editor and editor-in-chief of The Hotline. In addition to his management of The Hotline, Kraushaar plays a critical role in shaping National Journal's overall political coverage.

Prior to working at National Journal, he was a political correspondent for Politico, where he reported on congressional campaigns and managed the "Scorecard" blog devoted to up-to-the-minute coverage of elections. Kraushaar has also served as the editor of House Race Hotline, for which he covered the 2006 election cycle.

Kraushaar has appeared as a political analyst on television and radio, including FOX News, MSNBC, CNN, National Public Radio and C-SPAN.

Latest From Josh Kraushaar

Will Marco Rubio Be the Last Establishment Man Standing?

Stacked against Jeb Bush, Chris Christie, and Paul Ryan, the senator from Florida may look pretty good to the party.

The GOP Establishment Has Picked Its Candidate in North Carolina

The pro-business group is making a bet that the North Carolina Republican is the party's most electable candidate in the fall. 

Republican Rival Says Tillis Should Step Down as Speaker

Accusation from one of Thom Tillis's leading opponents indicates North Carolina's GOP Senate contest is heating up ahead of its May primary. 

The End of Campaign Finance Reform?

Wednesday's Supreme Court ruling is limited, but could lead to further rollbacks in regulations.

The Republican War Over Earmarks

In several upcoming primaries, Republican officeholders are increasingly willing to brag about bringing home the bacon.

Foreign Policy Reemerging With a Vengeance in 2016

As foreign crises worsen, prospective presidential candidates are becoming born-again hawks.

SPOTLIGHT

Rocky Mountain Retreat

Colorado Senate candidate Cory Gardner 's (R) decision to backtrack from his past support for a personhood amendment – outlawing abortion and potentially restricting forms of contraception --...

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Will Marco Rubio Be the Last Establishment Man Standing?

Stacked against Jeb Bush, Chris Christie, and Paul Ryan, the senator from Florida may look pretty good to the party.

The GOP Establishment Has Picked Its Candidate in North Carolina

The pro-business group is making a bet that the North Carolina Republican is the party's most electable candidate in the fall. 

Republican Rival Says Tillis Should Step Down as Speaker

Accusation from one of Thom Tillis's leading opponents indicates North Carolina's GOP Senate contest is heating up ahead of its May primary. 

The End of Campaign Finance Reform?

Wednesday's Supreme Court ruling is limited, but could lead to further rollbacks in regulations.

The Republican War Over Earmarks

In several upcoming primaries, Republican officeholders are increasingly willing to brag about bringing home the bacon.

Foreign Policy Reemerging With a Vengeance in 2016

As foreign crises worsen, prospective presidential candidates are becoming born-again hawks.

The Tea Party's Over

Outside conservative groups are experiencing the limits of their influence.  

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