Kate Ackley

Senior Staff Writer, CQ Roll Call

Kate Ackley is a senior staff writer for CQ Roll Call where she covers lobbying, campaign money and big-picture political and policy trends. She won the National Press Club’s 2018 Lee Walczak Award for Political Analysis for a CQ magazine cover story about the dramatic rise of women donating to federal candidates in the 2017-2018 election cycle. She lives in Northeast Washington, D.C., and is a graduate of the University of Colorado-Boulder.