Laura Hertzfeld

Laura Hertzfeld is the producer for PBS' elections sites online, including "PBS Vote 2008":http://www.pbs.org/vote2008/. She is credentialed as media through PBS to cover the conventions and will be reporting for MediaShift from both confabs. All photos here were taken by her; you can see all of them via her Flickr stream.

by Laura Hertzfeld

Laura Hertzfeld Shame on us, the media, for thinking the Republican National Convention would pale in comparison to the Democrats’ show in Denver last week. For bloggers on both sides of the aisle here in St. Paul, what the RNC has lacked in strawberry-lemonade smoothies, it has more than made up for with juicy stories. […] more »

by Laura Hertzfeld

Laura Hertzfeld DENVER — Even for members of the traditional media here in Denver, access to floor seating at the convention has been scarce, and talk time with politicians and celebrities at the Democratic National Convention is a game of persistence and luck. Some days you see all the newsmakers, other days you’re stuck on […] more »