Sara Fischer is a media reporter for Axios. Previously, she was a digital producer for The Washington Post, where she produced and edited segments for live and digital audiences. She came to The Post from The New York Times where she was part of The Times’ political advertising team. Fischer joined The Times from CNN in 2014, where she wrote breaking news stories for CNN Politics and co-authored the network’s political newsletter, Gut Check. Before joining CNN, Fischer served as a business development associate at Politico, where she helped manage sales operations and client engagement for the company’s advertising team.