Daniel Malloy

Daniel Malloy is the AJC's Washington Correspondent, covering Congress and other federal goings-on that impact Georgia. He contributes to the AJC’s Political Insider blog. He joined the paper in 2011 after four years at the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, including two years covering Washington. He is a graduate of the University of North Carolina.

Latest from Daniel Malloy

Vladimir Putin: Russia is ready to restore U.S. relations after Trump win
 Much was made during the presidential campaign of the mutual admiration between Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin --- and Russia's apparent clandestine efforts to help him out. Now Putin has said Trump's triumph will open a new era in U.S.-Russian relations. From Russia Today: Philippines president Rodrigo Duterte is another populist...

6:50 AM Wednesday, Nov. 09, 2016

Much was made during the presidential campaign of the mutual admiration between Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin --- and Russia's apparent clandestine efforts to help him out. Now Putin has said Trump's triumph will open a new era in U.S.-Russian relations. From Russia Today: Philippines president Rodrigo Duterte is another populist...
What role will Newt Gingrich have in a Donald Trump administration?
 He was a short-lister for Donald Trump's vice president. He was one of the mogul's few defenders among the Republican Party's elder statesmen. So what will be Newt Gingrich's reward for his loyalty? We're about to find out. The former Speaker of the U.S. House from Georgia, whose own insurgent presidential campaign flamed out in 2012, could...

6:00 AM Wednesday, Nov. 09, 2016

He was a short-lister for Donald Trump's vice president. He was one of the mogul's few defenders among the Republican Party's elder statesmen. So what will be Newt Gingrich's reward for his loyalty? We're about to find out. The former Speaker of the U.S. House from Georgia, whose own insurgent presidential campaign flamed out in 2012, could...
How Donald Trump's acceptance speech halted a world market crash
 We'll see what the American exchanges do this morning, but the world's stock markets steadied after President-elect Donald Trump delivered a conciliatory acceptance speech in the wee hours. From Europe to Dow Jones futures to U.S. Treasuries there was an initial Brexit-like shock, but then the numbers bounced back to close...

4:30 AM Wednesday, Nov. 09, 2016

We'll see what the American exchanges do this morning, but the world's stock markets steadied after President-elect Donald Trump delivered a conciliatory acceptance speech in the wee hours. From Europe to Dow Jones futures to U.S. Treasuries there was an initial Brexit-like shock, but then the numbers bounced back to close...
Democratic convention roundup day 4: Baited
 She embraced the wonkiness, acknowledging that she is not an orator like her husband or the current Oval Office holder, but Hillary Clinton can fight. After Katy Perry delivered a 'Roar,' Clinton spoke over intermittent protests to deliver a speech that was a liberal laundry list (thanks, Bernie), selective biography, optimistic...

5:00 AM Friday, Jul. 29, 2016

She embraced the wonkiness, acknowledging that she is not an orator like her husband or the current Oval Office holder, but Hillary Clinton can fight. After Katy Perry delivered a 'Roar,' Clinton spoke over intermittent protests to deliver a speech that was a liberal laundry list (thanks, Bernie), selective biography, optimistic...
Democratic convention roundup day 3: Contrast
 Philadelphia's Wednesday night was all about taking down Donald Trump. Joe Biden delivered a sotto voce appeal to reason; Michael Bloomberg tried to show he was a better billionaire; Tim Kaine pulled out an impression that won't get him any SNL callbacks. And then there was the president, proving once...

5:00 AM Thursday, Jul. 28, 2016

Philadelphia's Wednesday night was all about taking down Donald Trump. Joe Biden delivered a sotto voce appeal to reason; Michael Bloomberg tried to show he was a better billionaire; Tim Kaine pulled out an impression that won't get him any SNL callbacks. And then there was the president, proving once...
Democratic convention day 2 roundup: His story
 Hillary Clinton, finally and officially, became the first female major party presidential nominee in American history by acclamation of none other than Bernie Sanders --- but that could not quiet many in his legions, who continued to make a racket about the system being rigged. Meanwhile, in the hall, grieving mothers testified and Bill...

5:00 AM Wednesday, Jul. 27, 2016

Hillary Clinton, finally and officially, became the first female major party presidential nominee in American history by acclamation of none other than Bernie Sanders --- but that could not quiet many in his legions, who continued to make a racket about the system being rigged. Meanwhile, in the hall, grieving mothers testified and Bill...