David Goldstein is a national editor for McClatchy's Washington Bureau. He has covered Washington and national politics since 1995.
Goldstein formerly wrote for The Kansas City Star and The Wichita Eagle. He was government and politics editor in Kansas City before that, and has also worked on newspapers in Pennsylvania. He has covered several presidential campaigns and exposed problems related to the health of troops sent to Iraq and Afghanistan.
Among his reporting awards was the National Press Club’s Washington Correspondence Award in 2001 for a story about the link between legislation and campaign contributions. He is a graduate of George Washington University.
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