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Marina Villeneuve

New Jersey
Maine State Government Reporter — Associated Press
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Covers:  law, courts, criminal justice, government, politics, race, education, poverty, environment

Covering Maine government for @ap. Board @womenjournos. Email: mvilleneuve(a)ap(dot)org. Fan of investigative journalism, pizza and dance.

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I'm currently a municipal reporter at The Bergen Record, the second biggest-daily paper in New Jersey. I cover law and government in five municipalities in Northern New Jersey, and spend my time at town meetings, digging through public records requests and data and covering regional social issues...

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

My muse, my life: Rory Gilmore. Paris Geller, you saucy thing, you're a close second.

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Why did you become a journalist?

I want to spend my career doing something useful and helpful to society, where I learn something new everyday and tell stories.