Lauren Lumpkin is formerly a reporter for the Capital Gazette. She joined the staff in 2018 after interning at The Baltimore Sun. Lauren moved to Baltimore from Washington, D.C. after graduating from American University. Her work has appeared in The Nation, The Washington Post and NBC Washington. Lauren is originally from Cleveland, Ohio.
Baltimore Rev. Jamal Bryant had strong words for the influential black pastors who met with President Donald Trump on Thursday for a meeting about prison reform, job growth and other issues affecting inner cities.