Janet Weinstein on Muck Rack

Janet Weinstein

Washington, DC
Freelance Video Journalist — ABC News, Freelance
Covers:  current affairs, international, foreign policy, arab spring, congress, foreign, economy, inequality, technology, global politics
Doesn't Cover: dog stories

Digital Journalist, @ABC News. Formerly @AJAM & @AP. Six years in London, another six in DC, still a mountain soul. Tweets are typically while #onassignment.

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Current Affairs Producer for Inside Story on Al Jazeera America.
Former Freelancer with The Associated Press & BBC Magazine.
Red Cross Digital & Disaster Action Team Volunteer Responder.
Six-year London rain survivor.
Body in DC. Soul in the mountains.

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@Janet_Weinstein — 1,569 followers, 4,695 tweets

RT @CharlieBinbags: Astonishing week. 8 days ago I was given an old phone. I joined #Twitter. Now I have 961 new friends, people ha… https://t.co/81XStHEEMr
@UNCC_Geese hi there, this is Janet from ABC News. Can you follow me so I can DM? Thanks!
Great reporting by @CheyenneHaslett - "Out of the shadows: A young Dreamer has a political awakening in the midst of the midterms":  http://abcn.ws/2FTpDgq  via @ABC
@romanov_76_110 The attention to detail is pretty hilarious 😂
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What was your first job as a journalist?

When I was 10, I used to write a 'Weinstein Post' and slip it into my father's Sunday morning Washington Post. Playground gossip, mostly.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

What tools and software do you use to do your job?

Curiosity and a pen.


Royal Television Society (RTS)

2009 - Best Student Factual
The Royal Television Society (RTS) awards are Britain’s leading recognition for outstanding television and related media. 'Thirty Two’ is a student directed and produced documentary on the aftermath of the Virginia Tech massacre. It won Best Student Factual in the London Region for 2009.