National Review on Monday named Robert Costa its Washington editor. In a statement posted by Politico, National Review editor Rich Lowry said: "Bob is a talented and dogged reporter, and he’s already established himself as one of the rising stars of political journalism. We’re delighted that he is going to lead NR’s expanding presence in Washington, D.C.”
Costa tweeted that he is "excited and honored" to assume the new role.
I'm excited and honored to be NR's Washington Editor. Thanks for the good wishes.— Robert Costa (@robertcostaNRO) December 10, 2012