Michelle Bocanegra covers the state training beat. She was beforehand an intern on POLITICO’s workforce in New York Metropolis, the place she was the primary to report on issues with New York Metropolis’s meals supply program for older residents through the top of the coronavirus disaster. Michelle beforehand lined politics, transit and breaking information at amNewYork and wrote concerning the courts and the authorized business at Law360. She earned her grasp’s diploma on the Columbia Journalism College, the place her coursework targeted on knowledge and investigations. Previous to journalism, she taught in New York Metropolis public faculties by means of arts-based nonprofit applications and earned a BFA from New York College.