Bianca Facchinei - Newsy

Bianca Facchinei

Politics Reporter

Bianca Facchinei is a politics reporter who focuses on the U.S. economy and everything millennial. During her time at Newsy, she's provided live coverage of Hurricane Florence, protests against Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh, the 2018 midterm elections and more. She's also hosted several one-on-one interviews, including one with Chelsea Manning, who spoke about her run for U.S. Senate a year after she was released from prison. Before she became a journalist, Bianca received her Bachelor of Arts in English from St. Joseph's University. She would love to hear any story ideas you have! Send them her way at

  Recent Work
Bernie Madoff at a bail hearing
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Ponzi Schemer Bernie Madoff Dies In Prison At 82

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Taxing Times: How Likely Am I To Be Audited?

Rep. James Clyburn
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Lawmaker Still Pushing 'Charleston Loophole' Bill Years After Shooting

A taxpayer going over paperwork

Taxing Times: Can I File My Taxes For Free?

A store displays a hiring sign
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'Marshall Plan for Moms' Aims To Aid Women In Pandemic

A 1040 individual tax return form
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Taxing Times: What Does The Filing Extension Mean For Taxpayers?

A W-4 form
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Taxing Times: How Are Taxes Different This Year?

A liquor store
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Sober Support Groups Push Back On Pandemic Drinking Binge

The IRS building in Washington, DC
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Debt Collectors Are Coming For Stimulus Checks

A swaddled newborn

Taxing Times: Could New Parents Get Extra Stimulus?

President Biden signs COVID-19 relief bill
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U.S. Government Has Now Spent Over $5 Trillion On The Pandemic

Socially-distanced diners in a California restaurant
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Taxing Times: Can Small Businesses Deduct Expenses Paid With PPP?

The Empower Circle studio in Durham
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Minority-Owned Businesses Cautiously Optimistic Amid Slow Recovery

Movers load boxes in a moving truck in New York.
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Taxing Times: What Happens If I Moved While Working Remotely?

N95 masks
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Taxing Times: Can I Deduct COVID-Related Expenses?

Keith Gill speaks during the hearing
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Keith Gill Defends GameStop Posts During Hearing

A GameStop store in New York City
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GameStop Hearing Expected To Probe Market Manipulation

A remote worker

Taxing Times: Can I Deduct Work From Home Expenses?

An empty restaurant
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Restaurant Industry Still Struggling As COVID-19 Cases Fall

The Bitcoin logo
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Bitcoin Surges Following $1.5 Billion Tesla Investment

An unemployment benefits application dropbox
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Taxing Times: Will Unemployment Benefits Be Taxed?

Traders on the NYSE floor
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What's Next For Wall Street After GameStop?

A stimulus check issued by the IRS.
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Taxing Times: Will My Stimulus Be Taxed?

A Lyft vehicle.
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Lyft Drivers Criticize Company's 'Priority Mode' Feature

The Pfizer vaccine
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Anti-Abortion Community Grapples With COVID-19 Vaccines Amid Pandemic

President-elect Joe Biden
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Biden's Stimulus Plan Faces Congress Busy With Second Impeachment

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio
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New York Joins Growing List Of Organizations Cutting Ties With Trump

OxyContin pill bottles
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In Testimony On Opioid Crisis, CEO Says Purdue Pharma 'Fell Short'

A restaurant closed for indoor dining in New York City.
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Weekly Jobless Claims Jump To 885,000

Sleep Train Arena was turned into an emergency field hospital to provide enough beds for COVID-19 patients.
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Pandemic Upending Traditions Around Grief After Loss