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Lynda Waddington

Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Covers:  Politics, social justice, women's rights, affordable housing, food insecurity, urban/rural, homelessness, poverty, prisoner reentry, government transparency, Iowa-centric issues

Sometimes dances in the rain. Often sings in the car. Always loves the journey. Columnist with @gazettedotcom @GazetteInsights - this space is my own.

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@LyndaIowa — 1,993 followers, 6,569 tweets

RT @RAYGUNshirts: student activism: hell yes! we have 4 new shirts that will be raising money for youth organizing efforts in Iowa and KC.…
RT @IowaPIRG: 60 (legislative) day clock to restore #NetNeutrality and an Open Internet has started counting down. Just one more… https://t.co/7fXgF29kvw
RT @JulienDubuque: I might be dead and all, but can I wonder how a company that’s no longer doing business in Dec 2016 send junk mail fake…
A phrase you don't read every day: The Governor was later released on his own recognizance. Stay classy, #Missouri  http://www.kansascity.com/news/politics-government/article201629499.html 
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What was your first job as a journalist?

I was a general assignment reporter at my hometown (weekly) newspaper.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Not in a very long time, although I did take a typing class in high school.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Josie Geller