The Washington Post has promoted Pulitzer Prizewinning opinion writer Jonathan Capehart to associate editor.



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The promotion is a reflection of Capehart’s leadership at The Post where he has been a pivotal voice since 2007, both through his role on The Post’s editorial board and his weekly column exploring the intersection of social, cultural and political issues. Capehart hosts a weekly Opinions podcast, “Capehart,” and the weekly Washington Post Live show “First Look,” which streams on Peacock, Nbcuniversal’s streaming service. Capehart is also the host of “The Sunday Show with Jonathan Capehart,” which airs Sundays 10:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. ET on MSNBC. In addition, he serves as a political analyst on “PBS Newshour” and is featured on the popular Friday segment, “Brooks and Capehart.”