Politics editor departs WaPo for Politico
Rachel Van Dongen will join Politico next month as deputy politics editor. Since June, she has served as deputy national politics editor at the Washington Post. Van Dongen was also Web editor and senior staff writer at Roll Call. Prior to that, she was a tax reporter for Congressional Quarterly.
Politico has a daily circulation of approximately 30,000. It serves members of Congress, Capitol Hill staffers and Washington, D.C. lobbyists.
Rachel Van Dongen