State Government Reporter Joins Capitol Bureau CONTACT: Constance Crawford | 916.278.8955[email protected] Sacramento, Calif. – October 2, 2015: Reporter Ben Bradford has joined Capital Public Radio’s newsroom as our State Government Reporter. Bradford fills the roll of Katie Orr, who has taken on HealthCare reporting for Capital Public Radio. “We continue to have the best capitol bureau with the most depth of coverage in the state,” says CapRadio Chief Content Officer Joe Barr. “Ben’s skill is a welcome addition.” “Decisions made in California can ripple across the United States. I am eager to check the facts, or lack thereof, behind statements made by our state’s political leaders. I am also excited to share my reports on Capital Public Radio for listeners across the state,” says Nichols. Beginning this fall, his reports will be distributed to more than 30 radio stations in California, Nevada and Oregon reaching 3.2 million listeners each week through the Capital Public Radio Network. In Sacramento, his reports will be aired on our News Stations and can be found at capradio.org.