Digital Journalist

Niraj Chokshi reports on politics and policy for The Washington Post. He covers state and local issues in print and for GovBeat, a blog he helped launch in August 2013.

Niraj has traditional reporting experience covering same-sex marriage across the nation and the first day of legal marijuana sales in Colorado, as well as digital skills telling the story of modern America or the recession through charts, graphs and maps. Click any of the three images below to read examples of his reporting.

Before joining The Post, Niraj was an economic policy reporter at National Journal, where he reported on issues ranging from the passage of a two-year transportation bill to the fiscal cliff. He also managed early-morning coverage for the newsroom, assigning and editing stories while running

He has also reported on technology for and on the business of the nation’s top 100 law firms in California. Niraj also has experience as a website designer.

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