From YouTube consumer to vlogger, David Budimir taps back to his sixth-grade roots

By Caroline Tanner Medill Reports   WASHINGTON, DC — A content marketer for a D.C.-based tech company by day, Columbia Heights resident David Budimir, 26, has been producing “vlogs,” or video blogs, since he was a 12-year-old at Williamsburg Middle School in Arlington, Va. “The first video he made was a promotional video that played at […]

From high school senior to politician, Josh Lafazan continues his political quest

By Caroline Tanner Medill Reports SYOSSET, N.Y.— On most days, at just 23 years old, Democratic Nassau County Legislative candidate Josh Lafazan is the youngest one in the room. It’s something that Lafazan is used to by now, since becoming one of the youngest elected officials in the history of New York State. In 2012, […]