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Jonathan D. Salant

Washington, D.C.
Washington Correspondent, NJ Advance Media

@NJAdvanceMedia DC correspondent. Ex-@PressClubDC president. Standing Committee of Correspondents member. @dcmediasoftball coach. Long Islander. @Mets fan.

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Jonathan D. Salant, an award-winning political and investigative reporter, is the Washington correspondent for NJ Advance Media, serving and The Star-Ledger. He has worked for Bloomberg News, The Associated Press, Newhouse News Service and the Syracuse Herald-Journal and The Post-Standard,...

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@JDSalant — 2,133 followers, 9,878 tweets

Jan 23, 2017

.@CoryBooker also a no on Tillerson. "I do not believe that Mr. Tillerson is the right choice."

Jan 23, 2017

.@SenatorMenendez to vote no on Rex Tillerson. "I remain deeply troubled by a number of Mr. Tillerson’s responses and beliefs."

Jan 23, 2017

RT @craasch: @seanspicer - When will the White House Press Office open its promised operation for regional newspapers?

Jan 23, 2017

And dozens who never heard from inaugural committee on whether they were accredited. Turns out they weren't.

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Local government reporter for the Bergen Record in New Jersey.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

I still have a large Royal typewriter in my home office.

How is social media changing news?

Everyone is a 24-hour wire service now. But unlike traditional wire services, some post first and then report.

National Press Foundation Award

2011 - Dirksen Award for Distinguished Reporting on Congress

Scripps Howard Award

2009 - finalist for Raymond Clapper Award for Washington Reporting