Washington Automotive Press Association Honors Bloomberg Reporter with Golden Quill Award

Washington Automotive Press Association Honors Bloomberg Reporter with Golden
                                 Quill Award

PR Newswire

WASHINGTON, Feb. 4, 2013

WASHINGTON, Feb. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Washington Automotive
Press Association (WAPA) awarded Angela Greiling Keane, a reporter for
Bloomberg News, with the annual Golden Quill Award. Greiling Keane was
honored for her in-depth look at the Department of Energy's (DOE) loan program
to support the development of alternative fuel vehicles. 

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"Angela's fresh look at the DOE program stood out from the crowd as she
uncovered some surprises about Democrats and Republicans," said Jessica
Anderson, WAPA's President. "Her work exemplified everything that WAPA stands
for – tough, objective reporting of the auto industry."

Each year at the Washington Auto Show, WAPA recognizes an exemplary journalist
with the Golden Quill Award for their work covering the automotive industry.
It can be a single article or a series of related articles published in the
previous year.

"I'm honored to receive the Golden Quill from WAPA, which plays a crucial role
in bringing together news makers and news gatherers in the auto industry,"
said Angela Greiling Keane. In this changing era of journalism, it's all the
more important to recognize and reward news reporting that takes time and gets
beneath the surface."

To read Angela's winning series click on the following links:

  oObama's $5 Billion Delivers Slow Jolt to Electric Vehicles: Cars
  oLoan Foe Ryan Sought Riskier Practices on Electric-Car Aid
  oElectric-Car Loans Dry Up After Solyndra as U.S. Election Nears
  oObama's Green-Car Plan Runs Into Alternative-Fuel Limits: Cars
  oTesla Told to Speed Up Repayment of U.S. Loan After Modification

The goals of the Washington Automotive Press Association are to improve
communication between automotive journalists in the Baltimore-Washington area
and the automotive industry, regulators, and other related groups and further
the accuracy and quality of automotive journalism. To learn more about WAPA
and its networking and information-sharing opportunities for our members – go
to www.washautopress.org.

SOURCE Washington Automotive Press Association

Website: http://www.washautopress.org/
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