ABC7 WJLA Investigative Reporter in DC. Formerly reporting in Columbus, Las Vegas and Palm Springs. Husband to @nicolelucht

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Biography

Nathan Baca is an investigative reporter with the 7 ON YOUR SIDE team focusing on government mismanagement, waste and fraud. He joined ABC7 July 2017.

Baca is a nationally award-winning reporter receiving the DuPont-Columbia Silver Baton for coverage of the Las Vegas home foreclosure crisis. He’s...

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@NathanABC7 — 2,919 followers, 5,733 tweets

Nov 16, 2017

.@balloudc records show 10 students playing football same day as games. @dcpublicschools investigating a number of those students for alleged attendance policy violations.

Nov 16, 2017

10 @balloudc football players under @dcpublicschools investigation. Allegedly played football same day as unexcused absences against @Thedciaa1 rules. #turkeybowl

Nov 16, 2017

@ABC7Josh I hear if you use the Konami Code, it unlocks secret settings.

Nov 15, 2017

Maryland lawmakers trying to close a legal loophole they say puts kids at risk of sexual predators.  https://twitter.com/abc7news/status/930924430871728128 

Nov 15, 2017

Have you received a red light camera ticket in DC? If you have, watch @ABC7News at 5 as we team up with @AAADCNews to investigate a multi-million dollar issue.

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Assignment Editor for the NBC affiliate in Palm Springs, KMIR-TV

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Never for work

How do you prefer to be pitched on stories?

For PR people to instantly get me in touch with a good personal story, then tag along for the ride.

Awards

Alfred I. DuPont-Columbia Silver Baton

2013 - Documentary
http://archives.cjr.org/the_kicker/2013_alfred_i_dupont_-_columbi.php