As the Washington Bureau Chief of States Newsroom, Jane directs national coverage, managing staff and freelance reporters in the nation’s capital and assigning and editing state-specific daily and enterprise stories. Jane is a veteran of more than three decades in journalism. Before coming to States Newsroom, she edited news coverage of national education policy and the congressional budget and appropriations process for Politico.
Senate confirms Haaland as first-ever Native American to serve in the Cabinet
By: Jane Norman - March 15, 2021
Senate Democrats praised Haaland for her conduct at the rough Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee hearing.
Inauguration 2021: Here’s what Joe Biden wants to do on his first day as president
By: Jane Norman - January 20, 2021
Joe Biden early Wednesday unveiled the list of executive orders, memos and directives he will make when he assumes the presidency later in the day.
Trump tests positive for COVID-19, enters quarantine
By: Laura Olson, Ariana Figueroa and Jane Norman - October 2, 2020
Late Thursday, Bloomberg News had reported that Hope Hicks, a close aide to Trump, had tested positive for the virus. Hicks had traveled to and from the presidential debate in Cleveland on Air Force One with Trump and also traveled to Minnesota with him, Bloomberg said.