Hotline Profiles Sheinin

From its “Friday Feature“:



    Aaron Gould Sheinin
    is the lead political reporter for the Columbia State, SC’s largest daily. He is the past pres. of Capitolbeat, the nat’l assoc. of State House reporters and editors. A native of VA, he has covered politics and gov’t for the State since ’00. He is a graduate of the Univ. of SC and has won 12 statewide reporting awards from the SC Press Association. But today he’s

    What’s your most embarrassing on-the-job moment? (Or as embarrassing as you’d like to reveal?)

    Getting called a “son of a bitch” by a governor in front of the governor’s mother at a black-tie gala.

    If you could interview any deceased person, who would it be and why?

    Thomas Jefferson to find out how much of this stuff he really meant.

    If you could have any other job besides the one you have now, what would it be?

    Center fielder, Atlanta Braves.

    If you could cover any past political story, which one would it be and why?

    Impeachment of Andrew Johnson.

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