Terrence T. McDonald is a reporter covering politics in Bergen County, New Jersey.
His work has appeared in The Jersey Journal, The Star-Ledger, The Record and on NJ.com and NorthJersey.com.
He was dubbed a "political poison pen journalist" by a politician forced to resign in disgrace because of his reporting.
He has won 23 New Jersey Press Association awards and is the recipient of two Tim O’Brien Awards for Investigative Journalism using the Open Public Records Act from the New Jersey chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists.
Reach him at reportermcdonald at gmail dot com and on Twitter @terrencemcd