Ruth Marcus

Columnist & Opinion Writer at Graham Holdings Co.

Ruth Marcus

Ruth Marcus

Columnist & Opinion Writer at Graham Holdings Co.

Biography

Ruth Marcus
Opinion Writer of The Washington Post Company
Ruth Marcus is a columnist and editorial writer for The Post, specializing in American politics and domestic policy. Marcus has been with The Post since 1984. She joined the national staff in 1986, covering campaign finance, the Justice Department, the Supreme Court and the White House. From 1999 through 2002, she served as deputy national editor, supervising reporters who covered money and politics, Congress, the Supreme Court, and other national issues. She joined the editorial board in 2003 and began writing a regular column in 2006. A graduate of Yale College and Harvard Law School, she was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for Commentary in 2007. She lives in Maryland with her husband, Jon Leibowitx, their two daughters, and the world’s cutest dog.

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05/1958

Age

63

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Counsel at Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP

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Founder at Floreo, Inc.

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Former Director-Law Scholars Program at Georgetown University - Law Center

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Professional at Phreesia, Inc.

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Deputy Director-Emerging News Products Team at Graham Holdings Co.

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Assignment Editor, Foreign at Graham Holdings Co.

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Operations Editor at Graham Holdings Co.

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Local Editor at Graham Holdings Co.

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Director, Emerging News Products at Graham Holdings Co.

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Head, Washington Post Live Business at Washington Post Co. /Publishing Bus

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National Review
September 21, 2021
Ruth Marcus on How to Lobby Justice Kavanaugh
Philadelphia Inquirer
August 8, 2021
Andrew Cuomo's disgrace
The New York Times
December 3, 2020
Should Trump Be Prosecuted?
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Columnist & Opinion Writer at Graham Holdings Co.
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Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP offers legal solutions to areas such as capital markets, mergers and acquisitions, credit, insolvency, and restructuring, investment management, tax, and litigation. Based in New York, the company was founded by Francis N. Bangs in 1849.

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Columnist & Opinion Writer
1984 - Current

The Washington Post Company (NYSE: WPO) is a diversified education and media company whose principal operations include educational services, newspaper print and online publishing, television broadcasting and cable television systems. The Company owns Kaplan, Inc., a leading global provider of educational services to individuals, schools and businesses, serving over one million students annually with operations in more than 30 countries. Its programs include higher education, test preparation, language instruction and professional training

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