Josh Benson

Trump brings excitement and anguish to California Republican convention:

'Border' jokes reaffirm views of supporters and detractors

Bio: Josh Benson is a co-founder and co-editor of POLITICO States. He was previously an editor and reporter at The New York Observer, and he wrote about New Jersey for The New York Times.

Latest Articles:


Annie Hall, Brooklyn


Jul. 9, 2010


Sounds we’ve never heard before

Maybe this win does change things, a little?

Jun. 23, 2010


Welcome to our demo

This is what our publication looks like today.

Jun. 17, 2010


The Local: David Simon on the doomed relationship between cities and their newsrooms

David Simon on the death of local newspapers, and how the quest for a million eyeballs has ruined the story of the City.

Jun. 15, 2010