Amy B Wang

Washington, D.C.

National politics reporter

Education: Yale University, BA in psychology; Columbia University, MS in journalism

Amy B Wang is a national politics reporter. She joined The Washington Post in 2016 after seven years with the Arizona Republic.
Latest from Amy B Wang

Susan Rice to leave role as White House domestic policy chief

Rice, 58, formerly served as national security advisor and ambassador to the United Nations under President Barack Obama.

April 24, 2023

Tracking presidential candidates for the 2024 election

We are tracking the Democrats and Republicans who have announced they are running for president in the 2024 election and who might announce next.

April 24, 2023

Biden pledges $500 million to curb Amazon deforestation

President Biden announced new plans to fight climate change and called on the world's top economies to step up to the “collective challenge” of staving off devastating global warming.

April 20, 2023

    Fox News still faces $2.7 billion defamation lawsuit from Smartmatic

    Fox News’s legal troubles related to the 2020 presidential election are far from over.

    April 19, 2023

    Fetterman chairs first subcommittee meeting after return to Senate

    Fetterman, 53, was absent for two months after checking himself into Walter Reed National Military Medical Center on Feb. 15 to receive treatment for clinical depression.

    April 19, 2023

    Dominion v. Fox News trial abruptly canceled after settlement reached

    News of the agreement came at the start of Dominion v. Fox News, one of the most highly anticipated media cases in decades.

    April 18, 2023

    McConnell returns to Senate after concussion, rib injury

    Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) appeared on the Senate floor after a nearly six-week absence and questions about his tenure.

    April 17, 2023

    Senators call for probe of Thomas amid report of real estate deals with GOP donor

    ProPublica revealed Thursday that Supreme Court Associate Justice Clarence Thomas had failed to report real estate deals made with Harlan Crow, a billionaire and influential GOP donor.

    April 14, 2023

    Manhattan DA sues Rep. Jim Jordan for ‘brazen’ attack on Trump probe

    Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg references a “brazen and unconstitutional attack” by members of Congress on a criminal prosecution and investigation of Donald Trump.

    April 11, 2023

    Congressional leaders gain access to classified documents from homes of Trump, Biden, Pence

    A bipartisan group of eight congressional leaders has begun receiving classified documents that were found at the homes of Donald Trump, President Biden and Mike Pence.

    April 11, 2023