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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.

Upcoming Events

Second Annual Executive Branch Review Conference
Executive Branch Review Project
May 7, 2014


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