October 7, 2021

Dave wearing t-shirt with logos of 90s presidential campaigns.
The old radio hack wearing his beautiful new shirt

Back in the 90s, I spent some time truckin’ around the country reporting on presidential politics for the Voice of America, trying to make sense of our quadrennial circus for a radio, TV, and eventually online audience all over the world. …

September 9, 2021

August 24, 2021


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David Swan

Writer, editor, ex-journalist, all-around communicator. Comfortable in real and fictional worlds. Always on the lookout for a great story.

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