Politico Lists ‘2016 Election Breakout Media Stars’

They broke out!

Journalists love to talk about themselves, so a round of applause to Politico for creating a “2016 Presidential Election Breakout Media Stars” list. Sixteen lucky reporters will now have something to do.

If you’re wondering who made the cut of “major drivers of the political narrative of each unique election cycle,” you definitely don’t know any of them, because they would’ve already told you.

Here are just a few of the reporters who broke out from whatever was holding them back in the first place:

  • Katy Tur – NBC/MSNBC
  • Jonathan Swan – The Hill
  • Olivia Nuzzi – The Daily Beast/GQ
  • Jennifer Jacobs – Bloomberg