Josh Eidelson covers politics, policy, and labor for Bloomberg Businessweek. His work has appeared at outlets including The Washington Post, Reuters, and Slate; his reporting has been cited by publications including The Wall Street Journal and The New York Times. Eidelson was previously a reporter for Salon, the co-host of a podcast for Dissent, and the author of a blog for The Nation, where his work on the Walmart strike wave received a Sidney award from the Sidney Hillman Foundation.
After receiving his MA in Political Science from Yale, Eidelson spent five years as a union organizer for UNITE HERE in Sacramento, Pittsburgh, and Philadelphia. He appears frequently as a commentator on labor and politics on radio and TV. He is based in Washington.