Laura Bassett and Ryan Grim

Laura Bassett is the Political Reporting intern for the Huffington Post. She holds a Master's degree in English from Georgetown and has previously worked in the communications department at Island Press, an environmental book publisher, and at The Washington Post.


Ryan Grim is the senior congressional correspondent for the Huffington Post. He is a former staff reporter with and Washington City Paper. He won the 2007 Alt-Weekly Award for best long-form news-story and is the author of the book, "This Is Your Country on Drugs."