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Michelle Cottle

Senior Writer

Michelle Cottle is a Senior Writer for National Journal. Before working for National Journal, she wrote for The Daily Beast and Newsweek. Cottle was a longtime Senior Editor at The New Republic, where her writing appeared in The Best American Political Writing of 2009.

Latest From Michelle Cottle

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Waiting for Bernie Sanders to fizzle, with Martin O'Malley.

Mike Lee's Idea Factory

While his three closest allies in the Senate run for president, he's quietly fomenting a conservative policy revolution.

How (Arrogant, Prickly, Smart) John Kasich Would Upend 2016

John Kasich might or might not make a good president. But no Republican politician would run a more fascinating, provocative, original campaign.

The Media's Best Friend

Jason Chaffetz would be delighted to return your call.

The New Rick Perry

He's hardworking, he's bipartisan, he's recasting himself for 2016.