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Luke Piotrowski

Videographer

Luke is a staff videographer for Newsy’s DC bureau, working on short-form stories covering politics, culture, and breaking news. He hails from northern Michigan, and received his bachelor of arts in international relations.

  Recent Work
Sen. Amy Klobuchar
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Sen. Klobuchar: Impeachment A 'Moment Of Reflection' In 2020 Race

Ghost forest near the Blackwater National Refuge
Newsy / Luke PiotrowskiSci/Health

Ghost Forest: Dying trees show climate change's advance

Newsy / Kyle PyattPolitics

How Young Conservatives Hope To Make Climate A GOP Issue

 Politics

'Women For Trump' Coalition Ramps Up Outreach Effort

Former special counsel Robert Mueller
NewsyPolitics

Mueller Responds To Lawmakers' Questions — Sort Of

Sen. Jeff Merkley, (D-Ore.) is co-sponsoring legislation to allow marijuana businesses to access the banking system.
Luke Piotrowski/ NEWSY staffPolitics

The GOP-Led Senate Hearing on Weed Banking Is Huge. Here's Why.

Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke greets supporters in Iowa.
Luke PiotrowskiPolitics

Beto O’Rourke Talks With Newsy About His Plan For Voting Rights

Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke speaks to voters in Iowa.
Newsy / Luke PiotrowskiPolitics

Not Every Vote For President Counts The Same. Should That Change?

Liz Scheier donated her eggs three times
Luke Piotrowski/Newsy StaffPolitics

Egg Donor Advocates Call For More Regulation As Industry Surges

Luke Piotrowski/Megan SmithPolitics

Could Paper Ballots Ensure Election Security?

Luke PiotrowskiPolitics

LGBTQ Advocates Push To Make Transgender Rights Top 2020 Issue

Gig worker Ryan Ha makes a delivery for DoorDash.
Newsy / Matt AnzurPolitics

The Gig Worker Dilemma: Flexibility, But Few Protections

Iowa Pride Fest
NewsyPolitics

Democrats Pitch LGBTQ Policies In Iowa During Pride Weekend

NYPD car and officers
Newsy/ Zach CussonU.S.

Newsy Finds NYPD Undercounting Rape By 38% Compared To FBI Statistics

Rep. Jerry Nadler speaks with Rep. Doug Collins
NewsyU.S.

Political Theater Escalates As McGahn Skips House Judiciary Hearing

President Donald Trump gives Tiger Woods the Medal of Freedom at an event at the White House.
Luke Piotrowski/NewsyPolitics

Presidents Have Wide Discretion When It Comes To Medals Of Freedom

An instructor and students at Excel Automotive Institute
Mai Nolasco-Carranza/Newsy StaffBusiness

Amid Soaring Costs And Debt, Can Trade Schools Make A Comeback?

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States Move To Require Presidential Candidate Tax Returns

Journalist Laura Parker holds up an issue of National Geographic
Newsy / Luke PiotrowskiSci/Health

National Geographic Wants You To Cut Back On Single-Use Plastics

Journalist Laura Parker looks at an image of a sea horse holding a q-tip.
Newsy / Luke PiotrowskiSci/Health

The World's Plastic Addiction Is Killing Animals

Young voters at an Andrew Yang rally in D.C.
Luke Piotrowski/Newsy StaffPolitics

Andrew Yang Draws Young Voters To DC Rally

Three students sit and talk on the campus of George Mason University in Virginia.
Willie James InmanPolitics

Here’s Why Young Voter Participation Is On The Rise

Graphic from BBC's investigation of a killing in Cameroon
BBCWorld

Open-Source Techniques Have Created A Whole New Kind Of Reporter

A video that went viral on Twitter showed the murder of women and children in northern Cameroon.
BBCWorld

How Journalists Solved Murders From Thousands Of Miles Away

Homeless line up outside the Northern Kentucky Emergency Shelter in Covington, KY.
Luke Piotrowski/NewsyU.S.

GOP Tax Reform Poses New Threat For Nonprofits

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What's Next For US-North Korea Relations After Failed Summit?

Getty ImagesPolitics

Chris Christie: 'Toxic Forces' Surround Trump Presidency

Furloughed federal workers hold a silent protest of the government shutdown.
Luke Piotrowski/Newsy staffPolitics

Workers Say They're Going Without Food, Medicine 33 Days Into Shutdown

Looking through a sample of a hospital chargemaster
Luke Piotrowski/Newsy staffPolitics

Hospital Prices Are Now Online, But Patients Can't Understand Them

Brexit protesters in front of the U.K. parliament
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No-Deal Brexit Threat Hangs Over EU Citizens In The U.K.