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Laura Santhanam

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Washington, D.C.
Data Producer, NewsHour — PBS
Covers:  journalism, data

Data producer at @NewsHour, mom, Mississippi expat. lsanthanam[at]newshour[dot]org. Views=Me. RT≠Endorsements.

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Biography

I work with datasets and look for opportunities to tell stories with narrative and numbers for [PBS NewsHour] (http://pbs.org/newshour) . Have some data or a story you'd like to share? Let's chat at lsanthanam[at]newshour[dot]org.

What does it mean to be a journalist?

You are brave enough to tell the truth at the risk of criticism or threatening your own world view.

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

Microsoft Excel, WordPress, Adobe Photoshop, Google Drive, SPSS

What's your favorite social network?

Twitter