Staff Writer

Texas Scorecard is looking for fact-driven journalists, interested in writing citizen-focused news stories that shine a spotlight on what’s happening in Texas, from the State Capitol to the border.

This is a full-time position located in our Leander, TX office.


  • A desire for the success of the Texas Scorecard’s mission

  • A passion for public policy and an interest in serving fellow Texans

  • Proficient writing skills with willingness to learn

  • Ability to work flexible hours


  • Write citizen-focused stories on political events, with a focus on news with a statewide impact

  • Ability to occasionally travel to cover stories

  • Appear on videos, podcasts, and radio to promote material


  • Salary competitive and commensurate with experience

  • Health/vision/dental benefits

  • 401K plan

  • Paid time off

To apply: Please send a cover letter and your resume to jobs [@] Indicate the position your are applying for in the subject line of your email.

Our Culture

At Texas Scorecard, we will…

  • Never take political actions personally, never make politics personal.
  • Always be factual.
  • Stay mission focused.
  • Be citizen-driven.
  • Be happy warriors.
  • Act systemically and generationally.
  • Be strategic and disciplined.