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Luke Piotrowski


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
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

Kyle Dargan
Newsy/ Matt Anzur/ Luke PiotrowskiU.S.

Dream Jobs: Literature Professor

People leave flowers at a makeshift memorial outside Walmart in El Paso, Texas where at least 20 people were killed.

Gun Control Advocates Want More From 2020 Field And Congress


'Women For Trump' Coalition Ramps Up Outreach Effort

Former special counsel Robert Mueller

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

U.S. President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media prior to a departure from the White House June 18, 2019 in DC.
Getty ImagesPolitics

Why Trump Isn't Pushing This Tool That Can Flag Undocumented Workers

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

The stage ahead of the first Democratic debate.
Drew Angerer / GettyPolitics

These Are The Issues Driving The First Democratic Debates

Luke Piotrowski/Megan SmithPolitics

Could Paper Ballots Ensure Election Security?

Luke PiotrowskiPolitics

LGBTQ Advocates Push To Make Transgender Rights Top 2020 Issue

Protests in Khartoum, Sudan
Getty ImagesWorld

Sudan Military Officers Arrested In Connection With Protester Deaths

General Motors building
Getty ImagesPolitics

GM Invests In Flint But Stays Quiet On Youngstown

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

The Gig Worker Dilemma: Flexibility, But Few Protections

Newsy's Chance Seales with journalist Anna Fifield
Eric Lochstamfor/ Luke Piotrowski/ NewsyWorld

Inside North Korea: From Meth To Elite Millennials And Kim Jong-Un

Iowa Pride Fest

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

Political Theater Escalates As McGahn Skips House Judiciary Hearing

An Iranian missile
Getty ImagesWorld

Democrats And Republicans Split On How To Respond To Iran Intel

Donna Johnson says her son was brokered to several treatment centers for kickbacks
Mai Nolasco-Carranza/Newsy StaffPolitics

Body Brokers Are Undermining Efforts To End The U.S. Addiction Crisis

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?

Getty ImagesPolitics

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