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Jonathan D. Salant

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

@NJAdvanceMedia DC correspondent. Ex-@PressClubDC president. @IzzySalant's father. @Bonnie_Cole's husband. @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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Sep 21, 2017

You won't believe how hard N.J. would be hit by new Republican Obamacare repeal 

Sep 20, 2017

N.J. lawmaker seeks to get the lead out of drinking water in schools 

Sep 20, 2017

N.J. hospitals say new Republican Obamacare repeal 'would hurt millions of people' 

Sep 19, 2017

So you were expecting diplomacy? 13 big moments from @realDonaldTrump\'s fiery speech to the U.N. 

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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