Woojae Julia Song
was a 2019 multimedia fellow at the Texas Tribune. Julia is a graduate of Northwestern University, where she studied journalism and Asian American Studies. She previously worked as a communications intern and translator for Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Chicago, a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization. She reported and edited for her school's student-run quarterly magazine and covered climate justice for the Medill News Service. When not reporting, she is walking, photographing and learning about food systems (sometimes simultaneously).
There's a lot of work that goes on at the State Capitol even before lawmakers gavel in. This "Under the Dome" episode takes you through the behind-the-scenes start of the 86th Texas Legislature. Full Story