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Laura Santhanam

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

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@LauraSanthanam — 1,204 followers, 5,925 tweets

Nov 20, 2017

RT @ProPublica: At a time when there aren’t enough livers for ailing Americans, wealthy foreigners are flying here for transplants.…

Nov 20, 2017

RT @DavidBegnaud: Latest figures on Hurricane response efforts in both Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands Source: @USACEHQ

Nov 19, 2017

RT @MarshallProj: "I join the chorus of voices, including a growing number of conservatives, who say it's time to end the death penal…

Nov 18, 2017

@mtill50 @Tool Haven’t had “Schism” stuck in my head for 15 years. Time to restart that clock...

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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.

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

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