Eleonora Francica


Eleonora Francica is a Pulitzer Center Post-Grad Reporting Fellow and the Albany editorial intern at POLITICO, for which she covers New York State administration and the Capitol.

Francica previously covered the United Nations for the Italo-American online newspaper La Voce di New York and worked as an intern in the Italian Parliament, where she developed a database on domestic violence and child abuse. She also serves as a contributing analyst for NewsGuard.

Francica holds a master's degree from Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and a bachelor's degree in international affairs from John Cabot, the American University of Rome.

She is originally from a small city near Rome called Albano Laziale, Italy. In 2021, she moved to New York City to earn her master's degree at Columbia. She currently lives in Albany, New York.

Eleonora Francica