Janet Babin is a reporter at WNYC covering economic development.
Before joining WNYC, she was a reporter for American Public Media's Marketplace. Janet has also worked as a producer and guest host on APM's The Story. She's reported on many stories for various NPR programs. Janet was a Gerald Loeb Awards finalist for her reporting on merchant power plants
Her business reporting at WNYC earned Janet a Front Page award for specialized reporting from the Newswomen's Club of New York.
Janet Babin appears in the following:
Monday, April 18, 2016
The presidential candidates and their surrogates are fanning out across the region as voters prepare to head to the polls Tuesday.
Sunday, April 17, 2016
WNYC reporters discuss the GOP field as New York's primary nears.
Friday, April 15, 2016
Donald Trump once boasted that he'd make a great negotiator with the Soviet Union because "it would take an hour and a half to learn everything there is to learn about missiles."
Thursday, April 14, 2016
To the rest of the world, he may be a television celebrity. But New Yorkers know him as a homegrown dealmaker.
Wednesday, April 06, 2016
At a rally in Bethpage, the GOP presidential contender — and Queens native — said "it's good to be home," ahead of New York's April 19th primary.
Wednesday, March 30, 2016
Donald Trump said his company bankruptcies didn't harm anyone, but some creditors lost millions on those deals.
Friday, March 25, 2016
Texas Senator Ted Cruz is running ads in New York about Donald Trump's contributions to Democrats.
Thursday, March 24, 2016
Got an old book about Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump? You might want to dust it off and sell it on E-Bay or Amazon.
Wednesday, March 09, 2016
Many independent Long Island voters don't like either likely choice in the U.S. Presidential election.
Wednesday, March 02, 2016
Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump win 7 out of 12 states. Tuesday's results point to a general election where New York may be strangely relevant.
Tuesday, March 01, 2016
The billionaire brothers have lost control of the movement they helped to create.
Friday, February 12, 2016
News outlets cannot decide whether Donald Trump is a joke, a demagogue, or the next Republican nominee for U.S. President.
Monday, February 08, 2016
Donald Trump doesn't acknowledge failure, but it happens to him, just like everyone else.
Friday, January 29, 2016
Donald Trump is accused of cheating on the golf course; but what constitutes cheating is up for interpretation.
Wednesday, January 20, 2016
Trump said Tuesday he expects the Palin endorsement will win him votes.
Monday, January 11, 2016
NH voters care most about terrorism, but don't see Christie as the solution, according to Monmouth University poll.
Friday, January 08, 2016
A bastion of Trump support turns out to be the blue state of New York.
Sunday, January 03, 2016
Governor Andrew Cuomo's executive order requiring cities to shelter the homeless in freezing weather takes effect Tuesday.
Wednesday, December 30, 2015
Former NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly has accused the de Blasio administration of fudging crime stats to make the city appear safer.
Wednesday, December 23, 2015
A Siena College poll finds most New Yorkers believe Donald J. Trump will not be elected president.