Free Beacon Joseph Simonson

Joe Simonson is a senior investigative reporter for the Washington Free Beacon. He previously worked as an investigative reporter and campaign correspondent for the Washington Examiner. His work has appeared in the New York Post, the American Conservative, and National Review. He lives in Washington, DC. His Twitter handle is @SaysSimonson. You can reach Joe at

Black Democrats, Activists Silent on Whitehouse's White-Only Club Membership

NAACP, Congressional Black Caucus, 49 Democratic senators stay mum

June 22, 2021
Laurene Powell Jobs and former Washington mayor Adrian Fenty

ProPublica Donors Absent From Bombshell Report on Billionaire Tax Dodgers

Nonprofit pub has thousands of private tax docs on nation's wealthiest

June 21, 2021

Border Hawks Call on Abbott to Expand E-Verify

GOP gov looks to wall, but activists say citizenship work requirements needed to curb border crisis

June 17, 2021

Feds Investigating Chinese Spies' Return to US Ahead of COVID Travel Ban

Chinese nationals' travel changes prompt espionage and pandemic concerns for national security agencies

June 15, 2021

Profs Scoff at Nikole Hannah-Jones Tenure Suit

Academics say UNC made right call in ditching 1619 Project founder's post

June 11, 2021

Soros-Backed Group Plans ‘Third Reconstruction’ Push

Group sets sights on Manchin in effort to abolish ICE, advance reparations and single-payer health care

June 9, 2021

As Virus Spread, Fauci Compared COVID-19 to 'Seasonal Flu'

Top doc urged reporters to cover flu, not COVID, in early days of pandemic

June 4, 2021

Intel Community Warns Biden of Terror Threat at Mexican Border

Biden admin memo acknowledges terror threat from border crisis

June 2, 2021