NY Times Makes Changes to Washington Team

One hire and many role changes.

The New York Times has made a few changes to its Washington bureau. Details are below.

  • Lara Jakes has been named Washington night editor. She joins from Foreign Policy, where she served as managing editor for news.
  • Sharon LaFraniere moves from the general investigations team to the Washington investigations team.
  • Yamiche Alcindor has joined as a reporter covering the Trump admin’s impact on everyday life.
  • Jeremy Peters is rejoining the bureau to cover conservatives.
  • Matt Rosenberg will focus on the C.I.A.
  • Michael Gordon shifts to covering the Pentagon.
  • Alan Rappeport will now cover the Treasury Department.
  • Katie Rogers will cover the cultural impact of the Trump admin.
  • Gardiner Harris will shift to the State Department beat.