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Bianca Facchinei

Politics Reporter

Bianca is a politics reporter for Newsy in the Washington, DC office. Prior to joining the team, she covered business and economics for ETF Trader on Real Vision and Boom Bust on RT America. She's traveled all around the world to cover a wide variety of stories, from the refugee crisis across Europe to the Cuba embargo. She is a graduate of St. Joseph's University and a native of New Jersey, which explains why she still hasn't discovered pizza that meets her standards in the nations's capital.

  Recent Work
Attendees at a public hearing on immigration law enforcement
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Sanctuary Cities Take Starring Role In GOP Campaign Ads

Campaign signs in front of a Texas home.
Mai Nolasco-Carranza/Newsy StaffPolitics

Texas Democrats Vie To Turn State Blue In 2018 Midterms

Charlotte Pence sits for an interview with Newsy.
Newsy Staff/Luke PiotrowskiPolitics

Charlotte Pence On Broken Friendships, Lessons Learned Post-2016

MJ Hegar sits for an interview with Newsy.
Mai Nolasco-Carranza/Newsy StaffPolitics

2018 Midterms Could Be 'Year Of The Woman' For Only One Party

Traders at the New York Stock Exchange.
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Why The Stock Market Boom May Not Impact The Ballot This November

U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren speaking at the protest.
Mai Nolasco-Carranza/Newsy StaffPolitics

Demonstrators Protest Kavanaugh At Supreme Court Ahead Of Vote

President Trump departs the White House.
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Trump's Self-Made Image Undercut By NYT Tax Investigation

Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee
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What The FBI Is Looking For In Its Brett Kavanaugh Investigation

A coal-fired power plant in Maryland.
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Experts Warn Trump's Efforts To Boost Coal Come At A Cost

Sheep on a farm in North Carolina.
Megan Smith / Newsy StaffU.S.

North Carolina Farmers Brace For Florence Recovery

Flooding in North Carolina after Hurricane Florence
Meghan Smith/NewsyU.S.

Florence Risks Worse Pollution Than Previous Hurricanes


After Florence, Long Clean Up Now Begins in New Bern

Volunteers across North Carolina are bringing residents and pets to safety.
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Volunteer Groups Assist In Florence Rescue Missions

College students at graduation.
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10 Years After The Recession, Millennials Still Struggle Financially

The U.S. dollar.
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Trump, Obama Battle Over Credit For Improving Economy

President Trump in the White House.
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Just How Unprecedented Was The NYT's Trump Op-Ed?

A steel company worker.
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Canada Has Until Friday To Make A Decision On NAFTA

The California State Capitol
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California Could Require Public Universities To Offer Abortion Pills

A protester at an anti-abortion rally
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Anti-Abortion Rights Democrats Face Uncertain Future In Congress

U.S. Rep. Chris Collins (R-NY) leaving court.
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Will Trump Team Scandals Weigh Down GOP in November?

A homeless man asks for money in San Francisco.
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Are Silicon Valley Imitators At Risk Of Affordable Housing Crises?

A 3D-printed gun in the making.
Defense DistributedPolitics

3D-Printed Guns Draw Backlash Across Washington

Cornfields in New Jersey.
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Farming Groups Prepare To Lose More Money Under Trump Tariffs

Gretchen Carlson talks with Newsy about #MeToo.
Newsy Staff / Megan SmithPolitics

Gretchen Carlson On #MeToo: We've Only Scratched The Surface

Rep. Joe Kennedy III
Newsy Staff / Luke PiotrowskiPolitics

Rep. Kennedy: Senate Should Reject Brett Kavanaugh

Rep. Joe Kennedy III
Newsy Staff / Luke PiotrowskiPolitics

Rep. Kennedy: US Immigration Law Is 'Incomprehensible'

Congressman Kennedy sits down for an interview with Newsy.
Newsy Staff / Luke PiotrowskiPolitics

Rep. Kennedy On Trump In Europe: 'A Disaster From Day One'

President Trump and President Putin at a press conference in Helsinki.
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Congress Reacts To Trump's Meeting With Putin

Ohio Gov. John Kasich sits down with Newsy.
Newsy Staff/Megan SmithPolitics

John Kasich: 'The Republican Party Is A Cheap Facsimile Thereof'