Benjamin Swasey Ben Swasey is a deputy editor on the Washington Desk.
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Benjamin Swasey

Benjamin Swasey

Deputy Political Editor, Washington Desk

Ben Swasey is a deputy editor on the Washington Desk, covering the 2020 presidential campaign through the inauguration.

A Massachusetts native, Swasey was previously a political editor and digital manager at WBUR in Boston.

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Candidates who qualified for January's debate. Photos: Amr Alfiky/NPR (Sanders); Getty Images (Steyer); Olivia Sun for NPR (Buttigieg); U.S. Senate (Klobuchar and Warren); White House (Biden) Credit: Connie Hanzhang Jin and Jessica Taylor/NPR hide caption

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Credit: Connie Hanzhang Jin and Jessica Taylor/NPR