Rounding up its first week of broadcasting, Al Jazeera America has also appointed a flurry of national bureau correspondents. First up is Libby Casey, who will be their Washington correspondent based in D.C. You may know her from her past work with C-SPAN and Alaska Public Radio. "Go get 'em, @libcasey," cheered John Harwood of The New York Times and CNBC. Casey replied to fans, "Thanks so much! & Thanks for checking out @ajam!"

About the author

she gets sleepy easy | entertainment editor, producer, correspondent for hire | i also write the @muckrack daily | once @nowthisnews @nymag @nypost @foodnetwork

Signup for the Muck Rack Daily email

A digest of journalism, written by journalists, delivered to your inbox daily.