Amy Gardner

Washington, D.C.

National political reporter

Education: University of Pennsylvania, BA in history

Amy Gardner is a national reporter covering voting on The Post's Democracy Team. She has worked at The Post since 2005, covering the Virginia suburbs, the 2010 midterms, the Tea Party revolution and the Republican primary field in the 2012 presidential election. Amy was a political editor for five years, and she returned to reporting in 2018. She is a member of The Post team that won the 2022 Pulitzer Prize for Public Service for coverage of Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the U.S. Capitol, including its runup and aftermath. She previously worked at The News & Observer of Raleigh, N.C., the Daily Pres
Latest from Amy Gardner

Trump co-defendant reaches bond agreement after weekend in jail

Harrison William Prescott Floyd, who faces allegations that he harassed an Atlanta-area election worker in the weeks following the 2020 presidential election, posted bond of $100,000 Tuesday.

August 29, 2023

Mark Meadows, former Trump chief of staff, testifies in Georgia

Mark Meadows is the first Trump associate to testify in open court about actions the former president took after the 2020 election, providing a preview of what could come in the months ahead.

August 28, 2023

Meadows heads to federal court for first skirmish in Trump Georgia case

Former White House chief of staff will ask federal judge to take over the case — and then to dismiss charges against him related to the 2020 election.

August 28, 2023

Trump and his co-defendants in Georgia have surrendered. Now what?

Shortly before noon, the final co-defendant surrendered: Stephen Cliffgard Lee, who faces five counts for his role in an alleged criminal conspiracy to steal the 2020 presidential election in Georgia.

August 25, 2023

Trump surrenders at Fulton County Jail for his first mug shot

Trump’s early-evening trip to the Fulton County Jail came 10 days after the former president was charged in his fourth criminal indictment since March.

August 24, 2023

Trump surrenders in Georgia, mug shot released

The former president headed back to his club in Bedminster, N.J., after a brief stay in Atlanta. He told reporters he had done nothing wrong.

August 24, 2023

Where did the height and weight on Trump’s booking record come from?

The president’s height was listed at 6-foot-3 and his weight at 215. But based on some of his co-defendants, the numbers may not be accurate.

August 24, 2023

Trump’s Georgia co-defendants, their charges and mug shots

All defendants have until noon on Friday to surrender for processing, which includes fingerprinting and a mug shot.

August 24, 2023

‘I’m the same Rudy’: Former NYC mayor surrenders defiantly in Georgia

Rudy Giuliani turned himself into authorities in Atlanta displaying the same bravado and confidence that first elevated him to stardom.

August 23, 2023

Trump Georgia indictment latest news: Rudy Giuliani surrenders in Fulton County

Law enforcement officials are continuing to prepare for former president Donald Trump to travel to Atlanta on Thursday and surrender at the Fulton County Jail.

August 23, 2023