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David H. Montgomery

Data reporter

David Montgomery is the data reporter for MPR News, focused on using data and visualizations to help the audience understand the 2020 election and other topics.

A generalist at heart, David likes using a range of journalistic tools to tell stories, from traditional reporting to programming to maps and charts.

In his spare time he also writes and produces a podcast about 19th Century France, and is a fan of history, board games and the Chicago Cubs.

This is David’s second time working for MPR News, in addition to stints with outlets including the St. Paul Pioneer Press and CityLab.

He can be found on Twitter @dhmontgomery.