Our Staff

Our Staff

Contributor, Podcast Host

David Brody is a thirty-one year veteran of the television industry and currently serves as Chief Political Analyst for CBN News.

Contributor, Podcast Host

Sharyl Attkisson is a nonpartisan investigative journalist and an independent contributor to JustTheNews.com. She is a five-time Emmy Award winner and recipient of the Edward R. Murrow award for investigative reporting.

Editor in Chief

John Solomon is an award-winning investigative journalist, author and digital media entrepreneur who serves as Chief Executive Officer and Editor in Chief of Just the News.

Fast-file reporter

Sophie Mann is a Fast Filer for Just the News. She is a former Bartley Fellow at the Wall Street Journal. She graduated from Scripps College with a BA in Government.

Managing editor

Daniel Wattenberg is the managing editor of Just the News. He authored the non-fiction novella "Decatur's Wake," published as a Kindle Single by Amazon.

Editorial Assistant, Social Media Editor

Sarah is the Social Media Editor and Editorial Assistant for Just the News. In 2017, she graduated from the University of Mary Washington with a BA in Classics, and began working for the national news program Full Measure with Sharyl Attkisson as an Associate Producer.

Senior Correspondent

Nicholas Ballasy has been breaking news for more than a decade in the nation’s capital and questioning political leaders about the most pressing issues facing the nation. Since 2008, Ballasy has interviewed former President Bill Clinton, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Donald Trump, Sen.

Acting Executive Producer

Grace E. Cutler is an award-winning journalist, producer, and digital evangelist.

Fast File Reporter

Alex Nitzberg is a Fast File Writer with Just the News. His work has previously been published by websites including Townhall, Accuracy in Media, Accuracy in Academia and NewsBusters. He also plays guitar and composes music.

Senior Correspondent

Christine Dolan is Senior Correspondent of Just the News.

Ms. Dolan is an Investigative Journalist, television producer, author, and photographer. She served as the Political Director of CNN, and worked at several networks both in US and abroad. She has covered three wars.

White House Correspondent

Carrie Sheffield is White House Correspondent for Just The News.

News Editor

Joseph Weber comes to JusttheNews after covering national politics for Fox News since 2011. 

Special contributor

Lee Smith is author of "The Plot Against the President: The True Story of How Devin Nunes Uncovered the Biggest Political Scandal in U.S. History."


Christian Toto is the editor of HollywoodinToto.com — "The Right Take on Entertainment."

Contributing Fast-File Writer

Daniel Payne is a writer and editor based in Virginia. He graduated with honors from Virginia Commonwealth University, where he was an English major. He is an assistant editor at The College Fix, a daily news website that trains young college students in the craft of journalism. 


Andrew Davies is a writer and video producer based in the U.K.