Laura Barron-Lopez is a features writer for Roll Call and is currently in her third year at the California State University Fullerton. She is earning a bachelors degree in political science and journalism. Prior to joining Roll Call, Laura was news director at CSUFs daily paper the Daily Titan. She has covered a variety of political evens in California from Jerry Browns campaign kick-off during the 2010 elections as well as Meg Whitmans election night concession speech. She is a California native pursuing a career in political and international journalism.
Barron-Lopez no longer works at Roll Call.
Stories by Laura Barron-Lopez:
Oct. 3, 2011
Every Tuesday, HOH gets to know a Member of Congress better through a series of five fun questions. This week Rep. Kurt Schrader (D-Ore.) talks about his career as a vet and the Founding Father he would like to take to dinner.
Sept. 23, 2011
Imagine having no recollection of your biological parents, moving through 20 to 30 foster homes, attending four different high schools and still making it to Capitol Hill. Estakio Beltran did it.
Sept. 20, 2011
The Volkswagen Things origins date back to World War II and Nazi Germany.
Sept. 20, 2011
Forget Sen. Scott Browns truck. In Washington, D.C., Sen. Richard Burr is known for his distinctive Volkswagen, which is a hit with tourists and natives alike.
Sept. 14, 2011
Setting yourself apart from the masses is no easy task. To help, Roll Call asked workers who have already made it to the Hill for the advice they would offer to those trying to follow in their footsteps.
Sept. 12, 2011
Every week, HOH gets to know a Member of Congress better through a series of five fun questions. This week, Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Minn.) tells HOH about his love for Johns Legend and Coltrane and which superhero he prefers.