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
The Treasury Department
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COVID-19 Coin Shortage Challenges Cash-Based Businesses

An empty storefront
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U.S. GDP Falls To Record Low As Weekly Jobless Claims Hold Steady

Employees and shoppers at Macy's in New York

Hiring For Diversity And Inclusion Roles Up After Floyd Protests

Business shut down due to COVID-19
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Weekly Unemployment Claims Report Shows First Increase In Four Months

Fox Sports camera operator
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Major Networks Face More Financial Fallout If NFL Cancels Season

Job seekers wait in line at the Heartland Workforce Solutions office in Nebraska
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1.3 Million Americans File Jobless Claims As Stimulus Nears Expiration

An IRS office in Seattle
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Tax Day Extension Deadline Looms As Millions Remain Unemployed

A man fills out an application at a job fair
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1.3 Million Americans File Jobless Claims

A man walks by a hiring sign
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June Jobs Report Exceeds Economists' Expectations

Newborn babies at the hospital
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COVID-19 Could Trigger Further Drop In Already Falling U.S. Birth Rate

Protesters rally for eviction protection during COVID-19
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Experts Warn Of Looming Housing Crisis As Eviction Courts Reopen

A man walks past a store that went out of business
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Weekly Jobless Claims Come In Higher Than Projected

People stand in line for unemployment assistance
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Weekly Jobless Claims Fall Slightly, But Less Than Expected

People waiting in an unemployment line
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U.S. Weekly Jobless Claims Continue Slow Decline

Experts say COVID-19 food scarcity can lead to food-related anxiety
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Experts Warn Of Harmful Effects On Eating Disorders During Quarantine

A Labor Department office
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'Misclassification Error' Leads To Inaccurate May Jobs Report

"Now Hiring" sign
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Economy Unexpectedly Adds 2.5 Million Jobs In May

Nearly 43 million Americans are out of work
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1.87 Million Americans File Jobless Claims Amid State Reopenings

Homeless camp
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The Moratorium On Evictions Ends Next Month. Is The U.S. Ready?

Demand at food banks has risen amid high unemployment
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Over 40 Million Americans Are Unemployed As COVID-19 Layoffs Continue

San Francisco is one of the most popular cities among millennials
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Pandemic Could Curb Millennial Appetite For The City

A hiring sign in Florida
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Another 2.4 Million Workers File For Jobless Claims

A business owner poses next to a closing sign
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Another 2.9 Million Americans File Jobless Claims As Layoffs Continue

Tesla CEO Elon Musk
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Tesla Plant Reopens In California Despite Lockdown Rules

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos
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House Subcommittee Planning On Jeff Bezos Testimony This Spring

A pedestrian walks by a store closed due to COVID-19
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April Jobs Report Shows A Record 20.5 Million Out Of Work

A person applies for unemployment benefits
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Millennials Worry About Compounding Effects Of COVID-19

The Treasury Department
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Lawmakers Call On Treasury To Mint Trillion-Dollar Coins For Stimulus

A restaurant closes its doors in Seattle
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Black-Owned Businesses Face Greater Fallout From COVID-19

A flea market in Massachusetts
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Criminal Groups Offer Coronavirus Relief For Informal Economy Workers