Amy Walter

National Editor, The Cook Political Report

Amy Walter is national editor of the Cook Political Report. A longtime political journalist covering Washington, she provides weekly political analysis for the “PBS NewsHour”; is a regular panelist on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” PBS’ “Washington Week,” and Fox News’ “Special Report with Bret Baier”; and can be seen on CBS’ “Face the Nation” and “Fox News Sunday.” Walter was previously political director of ABC News and senior editor of the Cook Political Report. She is frequently quoted as a congressional expert and was named one of Washingtonian magazine’s Top 50 Journalists. Walter has won the Washington Post’s Crystal Ball Award for her election predictions. 

Videos/Audio of Amy Walter

“When they go low, we go high,” Michelle Obama famously said during the epically nasty 2016 presidential campaign. But... See more
What has been predictable about the Trump Administration so far? What has been surprising? What have been the greatest... See more
Beneath the tumble of day-to-day politics — the anger and crude attacks, the polarization and zero-sum thinking — vital... See more