El Paso born and raised Ben Swann made national news during the 2012 election season when as an investigative reporter working for Fox 19 in Cincinatti he had the opportunity to interview President Obama and rather than taking the easy road, Ben took the opportunity to squarely ask President Obama some very hard questions. Typically these types of interviews are scripted where the questions are known in advance. You can imagine President Obama’s reaction when Ben squarely asked him about the NDAA. Emmuy award winning journalist Ben Swann recently left Fox 19 in Cincinatti and launched his own alternative media outlet called “Truth in Media” and you can get the “Truth in Media Mobile app from the iTunes and Google/Play store develoed by our partner, Mappaquerque.
About Ben Swann
Benjamin “Ben” Swann (born July 17, 1978) is an American journalist. He had worked in New Mexico, Texas and Ohio. While at WXIX-TV in Cincinnati, Ohio, he produced a fact-checking series entitled Reality Check, which gave him national coverage for his reporting about controversial issues. Swann announced he was leaving WXIX-TV on May 31, 2013, and on May 30, 2013, he said he would launch a crowdsource funded “Truth in Media Project” to continue production of his show Full Disclosure through a Chicago production team.