Mike Elk

Labor Journalist for In These Times

Mike Elk is a Pittsburgh native and labor journalist for In These Times. His investigative work has been cited on the front page of the New York Times and debated by Whoopi Goldberg and Barbara Walters on ABC’s The View.

Elk won a Sidney Award for his coverage of how corporations crafted legislation to exempt prison labor from U.S. minimum-wage laws. In his spare time, Elk enjoys golden retrievers, baseball and pulling up a chair at the Looking Glass Lounge.

Twitter handle: 
@MikeElk

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