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CQ Roll Call seeks a staff writer to join its Energy, Environment and Transportation Team with expertise in energy issues to cover legislation and policy development, lobbying and politics related to the energy industry.
The energy beat writer, based in Washington, D.C., will be responsible for covering hearings, bill markups, floor action and other events of interest as stakeholders advance their interests in Congress and throughout the federal government. The beat broadly includes coverage of energy exploration including drilling and mining, refiners, utilities, energy markets and grid operators, and the infrastructure that supports them. The journalist would be required to look beyond the Beltway at trends in state policy, their outcomes and impact on stakeholders.
CQ offers the successful candidate a chance to write for our core website, newsletters and magazine, plus contribute to Roll Call, record podcasts, appear as an expert at events and with outside media, and participate in the newsroom's growth initiatives.
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