Eugene Daniels

Eugene Daniels

Politics Reporter

A self proclaimed news nerd, Eugene started his career in local TV news but was looking for something new and different and jumped ship to Newsy in June of 2015. He focuses a lot of his time on political or entertainment news so you can catch him analyzing a presidential race or debating why Shonda Rhimes is the savior television needed. Outside of work, you'll find Eugene with an actual book (gasp!) in his hands or binging on Netflix like it helps pay the bills.

Recent Work
Gun owners and non-gun owners.
Newsy Staff / Andrew LawlerPolitics

Newsy/Ipsos Poll Challenges Perceptions Of Guns And NRA

Omarosa Manigault-Newman
Getty ImagesPolitics

The Omarosa Drama Is Putting Trump's Nondisclosures In The Spotlight

A bipartisan redistricting commission
Newsy Staff / Andrew LawlerPolitics

To Fix Gerrymandering, Lawmakers Might Need To Give Up Some Control

Graphic of social determinants' impact on health
Newsy Staff / Andrew LawlerPolitics

Big Data Doctors Are Focusing On How We Live To Catch Health Issues

People shaking hands.
Newsy Staff / Nick RefuerzoPolitics

Understanding Tariffs, The Bane Of International Trade

Rick Gates outside of a courtroom
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Meet Rick Gates, The Man Who Could Send Paul Manafort To Jail

Protesters outside of the NRA's headquarters
Newsy StaffU.S.

At An NRA Protest, We Ask: Is There A Middle Ground On Guns?

Sen. Chris Van Hollen
Newsy Staff / Megan SmithPolitics

This Senator Hopes His Bill Will Keep Russia Out Of The Midterms

Smart Cities sign in New York City.

Smart Cities Creator: It's Time For US To Take The Next Step

Exterior of the US Capitol building.
Getty ImagesPolitics

The US Needs Better Nuclear Security. Can Congress Handle It?

Family Equality Council's Julie Kruse
Getty ImagesU.S.

LGBTQ Advocates Concerned About 'Religious Freedom' Adoption Measure

Dan Pfeiffer
Newsy Staff / Megan SmithU.S.

'Pod Save America' Host On How To Fix The Media Landscape

Newsy's Eugene Daniels and Dan Pfeiffer
Newsy Staff / Luke PiotrowskiPolitics

Obama Alum Dan Pfeiffer: Dems Need A Positive Message In 2018

Newsy's Eugene Daniels gets a demonstration of IKE by the CEO, Pete Scantland.
Newsy Staff / Megan SmithTech

This Huge iPad Could Help Make City Life Easier

Smart Cities' Jerry Hultin with Newsy's Eugene Daniels
Newsy Staff / Megan SmithTech

Smart City Tech Adds Innovative Solutions — And Tough New Problems

Activists stand outside the Supreme Court to protest Trump's new pick.
Getty ImagesPolitics

The Next Big SCOTUS Abortion Battle Might Be In The Courts Right Now

An "Abolish ICE" sign at an immigration rally.
Newsy Staff / Megan SmithPolitics

What Could The 'Abolish ICE' Movement Mean For Immigration?

Mitt Romney
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Romney Is Coasting To A Utah Senate Seat. How Will He Deal With Trump?

Illustration of people at a chalkboard
Newsy Staff / Andrew LawlerPolitics

Here's What's At Stake In The 2018 Midterm Elections

Illustration of people using smartphones and devices
Newsy Staff / Andrew LawlerTech

Smart Cities Are The Next Frontier In The Data Protection Debate

Panmunjom, on the border between North and South Korea
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What To Expect From The North-South Korean Summit

Getty ImagesPolitics

Closer-Than-Expected AZ Win Forecasts A Grim 2018 Midterm For The GOP

Multiple cities are working to become "smarter."
Newsy Staff / Andrew LawlerBusiness

Self-Aware Trash Cans, Other 'Smart City' Innovations Are On The Way

Newsy sat down with two Columbine survivors giving back to other mass shooting survivors.
Newsy Staff / Luke PiotrowskiU.S.

Two Columbine Survivors Have Worked To Move On, Heal By Giving Back

Marijuana plants in a greenhouse
Newsy StaffPolitics

The Government Considers Marijuana Illegal And Taxes It Anyway

Paul Ryan during his press conference.
Getty ImagesPolitics

Paul Ryan Quits, Leaving A Fractured GOP Looking For Leadership

Mark Zuckerberg on Capitol Hill
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All Eyes Will Be On How Mark Zuckerberg Reacts To Congress This Week

Newsy speaks to a reverend at the ACT to End Racism rally
Newsy Staff / Luke PiotrowskiU.S.

People of Faith Say They Are Ready To Lead The Fight Against Racism

Still from new ad for Kelda Roys.
Kelda Roys for GovernorPolitics

Women Candidates May Be Embracing Womanhood, Motherhood In Midterms

The Democratic and Republican Party logos.
Newsy Staff / Andrew LawlerPolitics

The Composition Of Our Political Parties Has Never Been Starker