John Bicknell is the executive editor of Watchdog.org. He is a veteran editor and has worked in the journalism field for more than 30 years. He came to Washington in 1999 as an editor at Congressional Quarterly and held several positions at CQ and Roll Call for nearly 14 years. He went on to write a book on the presidential campaign of 1844 and became executive editor of FCW, a magazine and online publication. John co-edited the 2016 edition of “The Almanac of American Politics,” and is an accomplished book reviewer. John can be reached on Twitter @JohnBick1960 and by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.