Josh Voorhees

Journalist in Calgary, AB

Josh Voorhees is an independent journalist. Previously, he spent nearly a decade on staff at Slate, where he held a variety of roles, including: senior politics writer and the editor of the site's news blog, The Slatest.

Prior to joining the magazine, he reported on energy and environmental policy and politics for Politico and Greenwire. And before that, he covered courts and crime for a small South Carolina daily.

His work has also been published by the New York Times and Scientific American, among other national outlets, and he has been featured as a guest on public radio in the United States and abroad. He has also given public talks and guest lectures at Ohio State University, the University of Iowa, Oberlin College, Grinnell College, and Davidson College.

  • Education
    • Davidson College
    • Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health