His work has appeared in such publications as People, The Washington Monthly, Salon.com, The Weekly Standard, The Washington Post, the Washington Examiner, and Campaigns & Elections magazine among others.
From 2001 to early 2004, he was a DC reporter for The Boston Globe, covering issues ranging from energy and the environment to national security and the Pentagon. Earlier, he was chief congressional correspondent for Voter.com (2000), a political Internet site, and a reporter and Political Editor at The
Hill (1997-2000), which covers Congress. Prior to joining The Hill, he learned investigative journalism while doing research on the chemical industry and on advisers to presidential candidates at the Center for Public Integrity.