Robert Barnes

Supreme Court Correspondent, The Washington Post

Robert Barnes has been a Washington Post reporter and editor since 1987. He joined the paper to cover Maryland politics, and has served in various editing positions including metropolitan editor and national political editor . He has covered the Supreme Court since November 2006. He gave up law school plans for a life in newspapers after taking a journalism class in college. It did not occur to him, as it apparently did to others, that he could do both.

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Publications and Multimedia
Supreme Court Preview: What Is in Store for October Term 2016? - Event Audio/Video
Co-Sponsored by the Faculty Division and the Practice Groups
September 28, 2016
The Contraceptive Mandate - Event Audio/Video
Second Annual Executive Branch Review Conference
May 14, 2014