Editorial Cartoonist Nick Anderson has joined the Reform Austin newsroom, the place he’ll make use of the creative talent and political insights that earned a Pulitzer Prize to force protection of Texas govt.
As managing editor, Anderson is answerable for guiding Reform Austin’s efforts to offer readers the unfiltered info they wish to dangle Texas leaders responsible. Anderson’s authentic cartoons will likely be a normal function on RA Information.
“Reform Austin readers perceive the effects of electing politicians who use ideological agendas to divide us, once they will have to be doing the exhausting paintings vital to make our state govt paintings for everybody,” Anderson stated. “As a veteran journalist, I’m desirous about Reform Austin’s doable to re-focus conversations at the problems that subject to common sense Texans – like protective our neighborhoods from an increasing number of popular screw ups, healthcare, simply to call a couple of.”
Anderson labored for the Houston Chronicle, the biggest newspaper in Texas, from 2006 till 2017. Along with the Pulitzer, Anderson earned the Society of Skilled Newshounds’ Sigma Delta Chi Award. He’s additionally a two-time winner of Columbia Faculty’s Fischetti Award, and the Nationwide Press Basis’s Berryman Award. Anderson’s cartoons were revealed in Newsweek, the New York Occasions, the Washington Publish, USA Nowadays, the Chicago Tribune and different papers.
In 2005, Anderson received the Pulitzer Prize for Editorial Cartooning whilst operating for the Courier-Magazine in Louisville, Kentucky. The judges complimented his “strange graphic taste that produced extremely considerate and robust messages.”