Lauren Orsini

Lauren Orsini is a journalist based in the greater Washington, DC area. Her reporting has appeared in Forbes, CNN, and the Daily Dot.

by Lauren Orsini

During his 2013 State of the Union speech, President Obama touched on an issue very close to American hearts when he brought up gun control. “[Gun control] proposals deserve a vote,” the president said to resounding applause. “Because in the two months since Newtown, more than a thousand birthdays, graduations, and anniversaries have been stolen […] more »

by Lauren Orsini

Jordan Shafran’s family owned construction business, Shafran Construction, has been in the business of home improvement for 25 years. It has an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau, hundreds of happy customers — and a one-star review on Yelp. “Shafran Construction Company did the worst possible job I’ve ever seen,” reads the sole review, […] more »