Who I AM...

I'm a well-traveled journalist with more than three years of professional journalism experience under my belt, a B.A. in Peace Studies, and two Masters degrees in journalism and Middle Eastern and North African Studies. I have a diverse body of work covering a wide array of domestic and international issues for print and radio. I currently work for Courthouse News Service , where I cover Congress, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, the D.C. Circuit and the Supreme Court. I've also covered the Guantanamo military commissions cases and parole board hearings extensively. I enjoy covering any topic, but I'm particularly drawn to deep dives and watchdog reporting. I'm a strong proponent of freedom of information, and I have a proven track record of acquiring public records to enhance my reporting. I believe that journalism should hold public officials accountable and prompt meaningful changes that directly benefit the public.


  • Lives In Washington D.C.
  • Loves My family and husband, journalism, and scouring documents
  • Wants Continued Professional Growth

Email Me

britainveakin@gmail.com

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