Author: Caio Goncalves

UConn Political Science and Journalism '18
Behind the Stories: How to cover Connecticut’s ‘hot mess’ of a governor’s race

Behind the Stories: How to cover Connecticut’s ‘hot mess’ of a governor’s race

In this episode of UConn Jour­nal­is­m’s Behind the Sto­ries pod­cast, the team talked to polit­i­cal reporters about the chal­lenges in cov­er­ing Con­necti­cut’s 2018 guber­na­to­r­i­al race. Senior jour­nal­ism major Gra­cie Enright spoke to NBC Connecticut’s Max Reiss who explained the state’s elec­toral process and hur­dles ahead of elect­ing a new gov­er­nor come Novem­ber. Senior jour­nal­ism major Caio Goncalves inter­viewed Hartford…

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Behind the Stories podcast: Connecticut budget battle & local elections

Behind the Stories podcast: Connecticut budget battle & local elections

In this episode of UConn Jour­nal­is­m’s ‘Behind the Sto­ries’ pod­cast, the team ana­lyzes the sto­ry that kept on giv­ing dur­ing the Fall 2017 semes­ter: the Con­necti­cut bud­get bat­tle. UConn senior Caio Goncalves spoke toCT Mir­ror bud­get reporter Kei­th Pha­neuf, who broke down the many “hard choic­es” leg­is­la­tors had to make when it came down to eventually…

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