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Justin Weiss

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West Hempstead, New York
Press Intern, NY State Senate and Staff Writer — Elite Sports NY

“Light tomorrow with today.” ~Elizabeth Barrett Browning | Writer for @EliteSportsNY | Cover the @BKCyclones and @NYIslanders

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Biography

Justin Weiss is a journalist from Long Island, New York. He has written for FanSided and the LI Herald, and has worked on multiple campaigns as an intern and press secretary. He most recently worked in the New York State Senate. He attends the University at Buffalo, where he double majors in econ...

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@Jwmlb1 — 1,031 followers, 7,231 tweets

Nov 18, 2017

@RobbySabo Unless you want to count Brooklyn? Yikes.

Nov 12, 2017

Devon Cajuste worked out with the Packers over the weekend. It would be outstanding if they can come to terms. https://t.co/AN4VD2Xjla

Nov 08, 2017

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Nov 06, 2017

@MHawxhurst @LauraCurran2017 @KathleenRice Let's discuss this, Michael. What makes you think that Laura will raise taxes?

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Have you ever used a typewriter?

No, but I wish!

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Will McAvoy from The Newsroom. He cared about nothing else but covering the news the right way. That's exactly how we as journalists should approach our jobs.

What does it mean to be a journalist?

Said Thomas Jefferson: “Were it left to me to decide whether we should have a government without newspapers, or newspapers without a government, I should not hesitate a moment to prefer the latter.” The biggest check on government is journalism. It's of paramount importance that things continue that way.

Awards

Adelphi Quill Award

2016 - Freelance Journalism