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Bobby Caina Calvan

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Washington, DC
Journalist — Associated Press
As seen in: Associated Press, The Guardian, CBS News, Yahoo, NPR, Time Magazine, Chicago Tribune, The Atlantic and 257 more
Covers:  congress, us
Doesn't Cover: entertainment

On assignment in Helena, MT, for The Associated Press. Formerly a DC-based political reporter for the Boston Globe and health writer for the Sacramento Bee.

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Biography

Washington-based journalist who has worked in some of the country's best newsrooms. Currently a reporter for the Boston Globe in the nation's capital. I'v covered most everything there is to cover. At the Sacramento Bee, I covered health care, did a stint on the copy desk, and covered the Iraq wa...

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@BobbyCalvan — 937 followers, 2,571 tweets

Jun 25, 2017

At airport. Hear "He's an Associated Press reporter" over TSA scanner. Got concerned. Agent said not to worry. He knew name from articles.

Jun 24, 2017

I cleaned my office ... a little prematurely. Overjoyed to be in Montana with the AP a little longer. #mtnews https://t.co/E1vKt5ufo0

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Instead of working on the college paper, I was paid to write for a twice-weekly newspaper in the tiny city of El Cerrito, near Berkeley.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Ahh, yes, that relic of journalism past. I've heard rumors of this ancient technology and the agony of death by paper cuts.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Lou Grant.