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David Thornton

David Thornton

Digital Editor

David Thornton joined Federal News Network as a digital editor in February 2016, after earning his B.A. in English from Old Dominion University. At ODU, David served as both news editor and copy editor for the student newspaper, The Mace and Crown, where he focused his coverage on crime, university policy and student voting.

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