Staff Openings

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States Newsroom is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Please read more about our commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.

Open Positions

Application materials and requirements may vary depending on the newsroom and position offered.

December 5, 2022

States Newsroom National Reproductive Rights Reporter(s)

Join States Newsroom and give readers hard-hitting coverage of how state policies affect individuals' reproductive rights, health, and economic realities.

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December 5, 2022

Reporter, Tennessee Lookout

Join Tennessee Lookout and give readers hard-hitting government coverage that connects state policy to Tennesseans’ lives.

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December 5, 2022

States Newsroom National Democracy Reporter

Join States Newsroom and give readers hard-hitting coverage of voting rights, elections, redistricting, and efforts to subvert democracy.

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December 1, 2022

Investigative Reporter, Ohio Capital Journal

Join The Ohio Capital Journal and give readers hard-hitting government coverage that connects state policy to Ohioans' lives.

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November 29, 2022

Washington Editor in Chief

States Newsroom is seeking an experienced journalist as Editor in Chief for a new Washington news outlet featuring hard-hitting reporting and insightful commentary on state government, policy, and politics.

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November 29, 2022

Rhode Island Editor in Chief

States Newsroom is seeking an experienced journalist as Editor in Chief for a new Ocean State news outlet featuring hard-hitting reporting and insightful commentary on state government, policy, and politics.

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October 27, 2022

Alabama Reporter(s)

Be part of a dynamic new Alabama newsroom and give readers hard-hitting government coverage that connects state policy to the people of Alabama.

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CAPITAL REPORTING FELLOWSHIP

Want to level up your political journalism game? Look at the States Newsroom Fellowship: a summer program that places students and early-career journalists with our affiliate newsrooms across the country.

Internships

Internships are available in many of our newsrooms for college and graduate students or equivalent. Please reach out to editors directly; contact info can be found on the About/Staff pages of each site.