Kimberley A. Strassel

Kimberley A. Strassel

Opinion Columnist, Potomac Watch, The Wall Street Journal

Kimberley Strassel is a member of the editorial board for The Wall Street Journal. She writes editorials, as well as the weekly Potomac Watch political column, from her base in Alaska.

Ms. Strassel joined Dow Jones & Co. in 1994, working in the news department of The Wall Street Journal Europe in Brussels, and then in London. She moved to New York in 1999 and soon thereafter joined the Journal's editorial page, working as a features editor, and then as an editorial writer. She assumed her current position in 2005.

Ms. Strassel, a 2014 Bradley Prize recipient, is a regular contributor to Sunday political shows, including CBS's "Face the Nation," Fox News Sunday, and NBC's "Meet the Press." She is the author of "The Intimidation Game: How the Left Is Silencing Free Speech," which chronicles recent attacks on conservative nonprofits, businesses and donors.

An Oregon native, Ms. Strassel earned a bachelor's degree in Public Policy and International Affairs from Princeton University. She lives in Alaska with her three children.


Latest Articles

Potomac Watch

How his case against Michael Sussmann unravels the Russia collusion hoax.

May 12, 2022

Potomac Watch

Democrats blame their unpopularity on everything but their own failures.

May 5, 2022

Potomac Watch

Title 42, Rep. Henry Cuellar of Texas and the party’s problem with centrists and Hispanics.

April 28, 2022

Potomac Watch

Their Pennsylvania Senate frontrunner is like Bernie Sanders, but more belligerent.

April 14, 2022

Potomac Watch

Smeared as stooges for Russia in 2020, Ron Johnson and Chuck Grassley can claim vindication in 2022.

April 7, 2022

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All Washington knows how to do is spend money—and it can’t even do that well.

March 31, 2022

Potomac Watch

Even the European left understands what the Ukraine invasion means for fossil fuels.

March 17, 2022


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