Josh Kurtz

E&E Daily Editor


Josh edits E&E Daily, E&E's principal publication covering Capitol Hill and national politics. He previously worked as an editor at Roll Call, a Capitol Hill newspaper; covered the Maryland State House for a suburban newspaper chain; tracked government and politics for the Santa Fe Reporter in New Mexico; and was in a long-term apprentice program for young journalists at The New York Times. Kurtz, who grew up in New York City, has a bachelor's degree in history from University of Wisconsin and an master's in journalism from Columbia University.

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API lobbyist jumps to transportation panel

The director of federal relations at the American Petroleum Institute is heading back to Capitol Hill, where she'll assume a new role on the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee.


House Dems start early, send operatives to 20 GOP districts

House Democrats announced yesterday that their campaign arm will hire full-time organizers in 20 districts now held by Republicans, in an attempt to "immediately hold House Republicans accountable" and build on momentum from the protests springing up across the country against President Trump and his policies.


GOP subcommittee rosters set

Republicans on the House Science, Space and Technology Committee yesterday announced their roster of subcommittee chairmen and vice chairmen. One panel, the Subcommittee on Environment, will be led by a freshman, Rep. Andy Biggs (R-Ariz.).