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Washington, D.C.
Director, Shared News Initiatives — McClatchy Newspapers
Covers:  newspapers, social media, television, journalism

Now: Director, Shared News Initiatives @McClatchyDC. Then: @Poynter, @WRAL, @UNC, @BarnardCollege, @fwparker. Always: Bookish, Jewish, Mom.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

I learned to type in 6th grade journalism class & that year got a blue Smith-Corona for my bday. Used typewriters 'til grad school.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Danny Concannon.

How do you prefer to be pitched on stories?

By email, with specifics about what our audience will learn from the story & why they need this information.

President Obama: ‘I read all of the New York Times columnists’

poynter.org — In a lengthy interview with Rolling Stone, President Obama describes where he gets his news: What do you read regularly to keep you informed or provide you with perspectives beyond the inner circle of your advisers? [ Laughs] Other than Rolling Stone? That goes without saying. I don't watch a lot of TV news.

Obama administration’s FOIA record worse than Bush’s

poynter.org — Bloomberg | The New York Times Bloomberg News found that 19 of 20 federal agencies did not comply within 20 days to a request for travel expenses made under the Freedom of Information Act.

ABC ends checkbook journalism, will no longer pay for interviews

poynter.org — The Daily Beast | Poynter ABC is ending a practice that "20/20″ co-anchor Chris Cuomo just last month called " the state of play." The network will no longer pay licensing fees to sources involved in stories. "It was starting to distract from important work," said Jeffrey Schneider, Senior Vice President, Communications, ABC News.

Datelines, Bylines, Other Lines

poynter.org — Like most columns, this one started with a question: Is there a standard policy on datelines and bylines? One question quickly turned into a series of questions when it became clear that there is no single accepted practice. So, how do readers know what datelines and bylines mean?

First Watch: Clinton papers to be unsealed today

idahostatesman.com — Ukraine latest: Gunmen seized two airports in Crimea early this morning as Russian president Vladimir Putin pledged aid to the Eastern European nation. Clinton papers: Thousands of previously-sealed records will be released starting at 1 p.m. today by the Clinton Presidential Library, including confidential advice given to then-First Lady Hillary Clinton.

First Watch: Biden/Poehler 2016?

mcclatchydc.com — Base changes: Defense spending cuts are likely to affect some military installations in Texas and North Carolina, reports James Rosen, but Missouri Senators are expected to fight the proposed changes there.

First Watch: Clapper's regret, photo reunion, mayoral 'Tonight' cameo

mcclatchydc.com — National security regrets: Director of National Intelligence James Clapper now admits that telling Americans about mass government surveillance of phone records would have been smarter than hiding it. Clapper tells The Daily Beast's Eli Lake: "I probably shouldn't say this, but I will. Had we been transparent about this from the outset right after 9/11...

First Watch: Mondale mourned, Facebook turns 10

mcclatchydc.com — Here's something to make Millenials feel old: Facebook turns 10 years old today. Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg posted a note on the site today, looking back on the decade: When I reflect on the last 10 years, one question I ask myself is: why were we the ones to build this?

First Watch: How Obama is helping the GOP, Super Bowl ad winner, Chocolate toothpaste

mcclatchydc.com — Is President Obama helping the GOP? Indirectly: "Armed with fresh political momentum for the first time in months, House Republicans headed to a Maryland retreat Wednesday looking to shape a unified message on immigration, debt and health care that could offer voters an alternative rather than just persistent opposition to President Barack Obama.

First Watch: State of the Union preview, Fed transition, Grammy hat

mcclatchydc.com — The White House is preparing for President Obama to deliver his State of the Union address on Tuesday. His guests will include survivors of the Boston Marathon bombing, the nation's first openly gay professional basketball player, and a 16-year-old inventor. U.S. Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers of Washington state will deliver the Republican response.
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Jan 26, 2015

MT @NewYorkFBI: Just in: FBI arrests Russian spy in the Bronx who was part of ring attempting to collect intelligence & recruit residents

Jan 22, 2015

On 42nd anniversary of Roe v. Wade decision to protect abortion as a privacy right, GOP drops abortion bill vote: newsobserver.com/2015/01/21/449…

Jan 21, 2015

RT @AshleyCodianni: I played some Cards Against Humanity with members of Congress after #SOTU

Jan 09, 2015

RT @byHeatherLong: .@CNNMoney has confirmed that #JeSuisCharlie is now the most popular hashtag in the history of Twitter

Dec 23, 2014

RT @mathewi: "We can document everything, but we can’t begin to interpret or understand it" theawl.com/2014/12/dear-k… /via @ftrain



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