Rebecca Davis O'Brien

Rebecca Davis O'Brien is a reporter at The Record, a daily newspaper in northern New Jersey. She was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in Local Reporting this year for her coverage of heroin addiction. Her work has appeared in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and The Daily Beast.

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