Meet the Team

Eugene Daniels

Digital Content Producer

A self proclaimed news nerd, Eugene started his career in local TV news but was looking for something new and different and jumped ship to Newsy in June of 2015. He focuses a lot of his time on political or entertainment news so you can catch him analyzing a presidential race or debating why Shonda Rhimes is the savior television needed. Outside of work, you'll find Eugene with an actual book (gasp!) in his hands or binging on Netflix like it helps pay the bills.

  Recent Work
Exterior of the White House
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What's With The Obsession With The President's First 100 Days?

President Donald Trump makes remarks.
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Here's What Trump Can Do To Obamacare Even Without Congress

A person waves a pride flag.
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Lawmakers In North Carolina Want To Ban Same-Sex Marriage

Exterior of Human Rights Campaign headquarters.
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The Future Of The Human Rights Campaign's Fight Is Interconnected

Chinese President Xi Jinping and U.S. President Donald Trump
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What A Trump-China Trade War Could Mean

The Human Rights Campaign headquarters
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Human Rights Campaign: 'We Can Still Move Forward' Despite Trump

President Donald J. Trump.
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In Lower Courts, Trump Could Reshape The Judiciary From The Ground Up

Paul Manafort at the Republican National Convention.
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Former Trump Campaign Chief Promoted Russia's Interests, Report Says

Neil Gorsuch during his hearing
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Neil Gorsuch Tells Senators He Wouldn't Bend To Trump On Supreme Court

FBI Director James Comey at a hearing on Capitol Hill.
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FBI Director Shoots Down Trump's Unproven Wiretapping Claims

Congressman Scott Taylor in his office.
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This Republican Congressman Wants To Protect LGBTQ+ Housing Rights

Presidents Trump and Obama.
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Presidents Can't Order Wiretaps (And Other Things To Know About FISA)

President Trump at his first congressional address.
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New Trump Policy Targets Immigrant Crime (Which Is Relatively Rare)

Congress
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There's No Good Way To Respond To A President's Congressional Address

People watch election returns
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The New Democratic Party Chair Has A Tall Task Ahead

DREAMers at a news conference.
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DREAMers Worry They're President Trump's Next Deportation Target

President Donald Trump.
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Trump's Sanctuary City Fight Could Hurt His Infrastructure Plans

President Trump at a debate
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The Trump Camp's Tune Has Changed When It Comes To Leaks

U.S. President Donald Trump
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Trump Promised The Most Pro-Israel Presidency Ever. Can He Deliver?

President Donald Trump
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Trump Still Hasn't Acted On One Of His Most Popular Campaign Promises

Congressman Ted Lieu and President Donald Trump
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House Democrat Weighs Opposition And Obstruction Against Trump

Donald Trump
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President Trump Wants To Kill The Johnson Amendment. But What Is It?

President Trump signs an executive order.
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Here's What You Should Know About Executive Orders

President Donald Trump and former President Barack Obama
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How The America Trump Inherited Stacks Up Against The One Obama Got

President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump at the Freedom Ball
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Can Melania Climb Out Of Low Approval? A First Lady Expert Weighs In

People on the National Mall.
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Supporters, Detractors Describe Hopes For Trump's Presidency In 1 Word

Donald Trump takes the oath of office.
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If You Thought Trump's Inauguration Was Subtle, That Was On Purpose

Trump supporters during the inauguration
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What Trump Fans (And Critics) Are Expecting From His Presidency

Donald Trump at a press conference.
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Trump's Transition Approval Rating Is Historically Low

Marco Rubio and Rex Tillerson
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Rubio Grills Trump's Secretary Of State Pick On Russian 'War Crimes'