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Jonathan D. Salant

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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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Biography

Jonathan D. Salant, an award-winning political and investigative reporter, is the Washington correspondent for NJ Advance Media, serving nj.com 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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Jul 25, 2017

After voting to begin health care debate, @DrRandPaul fundraising email says "I won't be a part" of “vote to proceed to the bill.”

Jul 25, 2017

It\'s the day of reckoning for @realDonaldTrump 's push to kill Obamacare. Here\'s how it affects you.  http://s.nj.com/AogZYKI 

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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