Edwin J. Viera | Public News ServiceProducer
Edwin J. Viera is a reporter and producer in North Tonawanda, New York.
He's previously reported for the Niagara Gazette and the Ithaca Times.
Edwin got an early start in radio interning for WBFO-88.7FM, NPR's
Buffalo affiliate. In 2018, he graduated from SUNY Buffalo State College with a B.A. in Journalism, and in 2022, graduated from Syracuse University with an M.S. in Communications.
Illinois halted the death penalty with a moratorium more than 20 years ago, and abolished the practice in 2011. Now there's a new push in the new year to end it nationally