Megan Smith

Megan Smith

Megan Smith


Prior to joining Scripps in 2017, she worked at the Omaha World-Herald as a multimedia journalist for nearly two years. Her first job was at The Jackson Sun, where she also worked as a multimedia journalist. Megan is a graduate of the University of Alabama.

Recent Work
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi

Can Anything Big Get Done In Congress During Impeachment?

Actor in costume

Dream Jobs: Musical Theater Actor

Congressman Elijah Cummings lies in state at the U.S. Capitol.

Rep. Elijah Cummings Lies In State, Honored By Hill Colleagues

Bill Taylor, the top U.S. diplomat to Ukraine, arrives at a closed session before the three House committees.

Acting Ukrainian Ambassador Testifies And Fills Gaps In Text Messages

Sen. Rand Paul Says Those Embracing Socialism Have Forgotten History

Democratic candidates during a debate

Here's What To Watch For During The October Democratic Debate

Activists outside the U.S. Supreme Court

LGBTQ Activists Call On Supreme Court To Expand Title VII Definitions

Khalid al-Baidhani is a former translator for the U.S. Army

U.S. Visas For Iraqi Translators, Their Families Dropped 98% Last Year

Rep. Elaine Luria (D-Va.) answers questions during a town hall in Virginia Beach.

Voters React to Moderate Democrats Call for Impeachment

Dawson Saint Jour

Dream Jobs: Fitness Influencer

Rep. Jerry Nadler

Democrats Look Ahead On Impeachment: 'We Have To Move Fast'

People swearing oaths

DHS Releases Plan To Combat Targeted Extremism

Jonte Lee talking

Dream Jobs: STEM Teacher

A hearing regarding D.C. statehood took place on Capitol Hill Thursday.

House Holds The First D.C. Statehood Hearing In 26 Years

Central American asylum seekers wait as U.S. Border Patrol agents take them into custody.

OIG: Separated Migrant Kids Show Signs Of Post-Traumatic Stress, Fear

Aftermath of synagogue fire

Anti-Defamation League: Hate Crimes Are On 'Upward Trajectory'

Tyler Smith in class

Student Says President's Progress On HBCUs 'Not Going To Cut It'

Captain Jon Moro

Dream Jobs: Ship Captain

Newsy's Alex Miller with Rep. Will Hurd

Retiring Lawmaker: GOP Must Take 'Inclusive Message' Nationwide

Asian American Voters Say They're Ready To Have An Impact In 2020

Floor of the New York Stock Exchange

Survey: 3 In 4 Economists Believe U.S. Will Enter Recession By 2021

Person eats fried food at the Iowa State Fair

The Food Of The Iowa State Fair

Iowa farmer Morey Hill says he supports the trade war with China but the support is thinning.

Iowa Farmers Hear Out Candidates Amid Trade War

Iowa Voter Who Chose Obama, Then Trump Grapples With 2020

Iowa State Fair attendee wears a Julian Castro hat

Democratic Candidates Court Voters At Iowa State Fair

Chance Seales talks with Pastor Julie Pennington-Russell

Dream Jobs: Pastor

Mansoor Ahmad Mansoor and his son

Afghan Allies To The U.S. Risk Their Lives But Wait Years For A Visa

Muralist using a stencil

Dream Jobs: Muralist

Former special counsel Robert Mueller

Mueller Responds To Lawmakers' Questions — Sort Of

Meet Bob Hoffman, The Harmonica Case Man