Daniel Ducassi is a veteran political writer from Florida, where he worked for three years in POLITICO’s Tallahassee bureau. There he covered three legislative sessions and a special session, as well as the 2016 election.
He previously worked as an intern at his hometown newspaper, the Miami Herald. He is a 2014 graduate of New College of Florida.
In April 2021, he was named a finalist in the Esserman-Knight journalism awards for his coverage of the state of Florida’s pandemic-related contracts.