A portfolio of political pictures comprised solely from photos entered in the four political categories – Presidential, Insiders Washington, On Capitol Hill and Picture Story/Politics. Photographs entered in non-political categories (domestic news, pictorial, etc) are not eligible to be part of the Political Portfolio. Political Portfolio must include one Picture Story/Politics story, plus single images. The maximum total number of pictures in this portfolio is 20, including all singles and all story images.
Chip Somodevilla, Getty Images
Erin Schaff, The New York Times
Brendan Smialowski, Agence France-Presse
Award of Excellence
Doug Mills, The New York Times