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George Zornick

Author Bios

George Zornick

George Zornick

George grew up in Buffalo, NY and holds a B.A. in English from the State University of New York at Buffalo. Prior to joining The Nation, George was Senior Reporter/Blogger for ThinkProgress.org. He worked as a researcher for Michael Moore's SiCKO and as an Associate Producer on "The Media Project" on the Independent Film Channel. His work has been published in The Los Angeles Times, Media Matters, and The Buffalo News.


News and Features

From blocking nominees to launching pointless investigations to deregulating everything, the new Senate is poised to wreak havoc.

The Newtown tragedy was supposed to change everything about gun politics. Why it didn’t—and how reformers might still win.

Congress is moving to end the showdown, but will hard-liners slow everything down?

Democrats introduced a gun control bill on the first day of the new Congress. But can they overcome the NRA?

A massive recent spike in gun sales has boosted Walmart’s flagging profits, making it the top seller of firearms and ammunition nationwide.

At the RNC, Nation reporters find a hard-right party that’s cozy with lobbyists and interested in dealing with major storms only when they threaten their convention.

It took pressure from progressives to get a partly decent mortgage fraud settlement. They can’t take their eyes off the prize now.


The Republican vice-presidential candidate is also facing a House race at home—but won’t debate his challenger. 
The incumbent senator tried to take credit for being the decisive vote on Dodd-Frank—which he helped weaken in exchange for Wall...
The first mainstream outside money group has jumped in the Missouri Senate race to back the controversial RepresentativeTodd Akin—and...
The influential New York senator is urging his party not to pursue across-the-board rate cuts. 
The unemployment rate is definitely going down, and a sustained upswing may be underway.
The Republican candidate is trying to shield Wall Street from regulation, while simultaneously pretending to be a reformer.
Everyone's talking about how Romney won’t name the tax deductions he will reduce—but he’s named three.
A new civil filing in New York alleges that the bank’s subsidiaries engaged in widespread securities fraud before the financial...