Elena Schneider

Campaigns Reporter

Elena Schneider, Campaign Pro, May 28, 2015. (M. Scott Mahaskey/Politico)

Elena Schneider is a campaign Pro reporter for POLITICO, where she focuses on House and Senate races. Before joining the 2016 politics team, Schneider was a news assistant and freelancer for the New York Times’ D.C. bureau. Her work has also appeared in the Texas Tribune, Texas Monthly and Business Insider.

She earned a master’s and a bachelor’s in Journalism from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism. Schneider is a North Carolina native and an even-in-September Chicago Cubs fan.

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