Gina Barton covers federal court, federal agencies and legal issues for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. She also has worked at the Indianapolis Star, the South Bend (Ind.) Tribune and the Huntington (WV) Herald Dispatch.
Gina holds a bachelor’s degree from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University and a master’s degree in liberal studies from Indiana University. Gina has won numerous awards for reporting and has given several lectures about sensitivity in media coverage to students and community groups, including the 2005 national convention of the American Society for Public Administration.