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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

As Clinton launches her second presidential bid, serious questions remain about her positions on key economic and foreign policy issues.

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.


Romney had good reason not to tell the public about his investments—but he should have told regulators. 
Groups that swore not to back the controversial candidate now are—but it probably won’t matter.
The US Chamber of Commerce is likely going to spend $100 million on the election, but where is the money coming from?
With not enough time for sleazy moves to backfire, opportunists are pulling out all the stops.
There’s a steep ideological drop-off from current Democratic committee chairs and their Republican counterparts. 
The JP Morgan Chase CEO thinks that after receiving billions in government aid, his bank should also be legally immune. 
Both candidates agree on Afghanistan—but few Americans join them. 
The former GOP presidential candidate has met with hundreds of business owners in swing states, urging them to influence their employees to...