Jacob Rubashkin

Reporter & Analyst

Jacob Rubashkin is a reporter and analyst with Inside Elections, which provides nonpartisan analysis of campaigns for Senate, House, governor and president.

During the 2020 election cycle, Jacob appeared regularly on C-SPAN’s Washington Journal to discuss the battle for the House and Senate, and was a part of election week coverage on WUSA9, CBS’s Washington, DC affiliate. On Election Night, he worked on the decision desk at Edison Research.

Jacob has been quoted on elections in outlets across the country including Fox News, the Associated Press, the San Francisco Chronicle, and the New York Daily News.

Prior to joining Inside Elections, Jacob worked at NBC News in Washington, DC, where he did research and wrote for the Meet the Press blog, and produced MSNBC anchor and guest live-shots.

Jacob is a native of the DC area. He attended Cornell University in Ithaca, NY, where he studied government and history and was editor-in-chief of the independent student paper, The Cornell Daily Sun.