Jeff Stein covers policy for Wonkblog. Since joining The Washington Post in November 2017, he has covered the Republican tax law, health-care policy and immigration, among other topics. He has also written profiles of Reps. Walter B. Jones (R-N.C.) and Luis V. Guti¨¦rrez (D-Ill.). Before joining The Post, Stein was a congressional reporter for Vox, where he wrote primarily about the Democratic Party and the left. In 2014, he founded the local news nonprofit the Ithaca Voice in Upstate New York. The Ithaca Voice has a full-time staff of reporters and remains the best-read publication in the city.