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David Hamilton

Editor - Associated Press

David Hamilton, editor at The Associated Press, is an award-winning former Wall Street Journal reporter with extensive online and print experience managing news teams and covering technology, business, health and science. As an editor, he builds and manages news teams, sets editorial priorities, runs special projects, manages event coverage and directs and mentors writers. As a writer, he stakes out ground in a given coverage area, reports through complicated, tangled subjects and delivers clean, organized pieces—long or short—that pack an analytical punch and, when called for, a powerful narrative.