Stephanie Mencimer
Stephanie Mencimer

Stephanie Mencimer is a staff reporter in Mother Jones' Washington bureau. For more of her stories, click here. You can also follow her on Twitter.

Green Room
June 16 2010 1:43 PMScrewed if by SeaA 90-year-old maritime law gets BP off the hook for workers killed on the Deepwater rig.
Aug. 22 2002 3:03 PMA Sluggish War on IndolenceWhy the Bush administration's anti-obesity campaign is doomed.
  News & Politics
Nov. 29 2015 9:02 PM Claimed When Castro took power, Americans fled Cuba and left a lot of property behind. Now the claims on these contested holdings—land, buildings, cars and more—are exciting speculators and could stand in the way of reconciliation.