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Kate Giammarise

Harrisburg, PA

Reporter covering poverty and social services for @PittsburghPG. Formerly of @toledonews. Love all things Rust Belt/Great Lakes. RTs not endorsements.

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I cover state government and politics for The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette from the state capital of Harrisburg. I previously wrote about poverty and social services at The Toledo Blade. My ambition is to write a book about the Rust Belt.

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@KateGiammarise — 2,577 followers, 7,460 tweets

Sep 18, 2017

RT @timelywriter: Scarnati, cont: "But we're out of money and we've never been in this position before, being out of money." #pabudget

Sep 18, 2017

RT @timelywriter: Scarnati, cont: " I don't know by any means you can put lipstick on that or spin that any way to make it look better or sound better." 2/3

Sep 18, 2017

RT @timelywriter: Pennsylvania Senate President Pro Tem Joe Scarnati, R-Jefferson, just now: "Where we're at financially is not good. We're out of money." 1/3

Sep 18, 2017

RT @evilDengar: @KateGiammarise ABAWD clock resets January 1. Will be interesting to see how many people apply since they will all be eligible again.

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Working at my campus newspaper, The Pitt News

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Michael Keaton as Henry Hackett in 'The Paper'

How do you prefer to be pitched on stories?

Via phone, and when I'm not on deadline