Roughly Explained provides straightforward explanations and expert analysis of politics, public policy, and important topics in the news.
Our editor-in-chief is Taylor Griffin, a seasoned veteran of national political and public policy debates. He served as a spokesmen in the White House and Treasury Department under George W, Bush. He worked on Bush’s 2000 and 2004 presidential campaigns as well as Sen. John McCain’s 2008 presidential bid. He is a native of North Carolina and a former Republican candidate for Congress in North Carolina’s third congressional district.