Joe Virgillito
Joe Virgillito is a staff writer and podcast producer at BTRtoday He is a graduate of Quinnipiac University with a degree in journalism. In his spare time, he enjoys reading and wandering around aimlessly, as well as watching comedy shows, movies, televised sports, and dogs being walked around the neighborhood. He is from New Jersey and recently moved to Brooklyn.

From 2016 through 2019, he was host of the Daily Beat podcast on BTRtoday. Now, he is an associate producer and contributor to the BreakThru Radio Weekly podcast
Recent Posts
Plus 'Old' movie jokes, dying democracy, and stories of triumph this week on BTRtoday.
A new Axios poll finds that Americans favor vaccine mandates, and that approval has increased in the past two months.
Infrastructure, the filibuster, Joe Manchin, and a new Dem PAC to push back on progressives. Karen Gillan plays an assassin. Plus music by Nova One and Black Nash.
The idea that Congress must approve student debt cancellation is false, but the Speaker of the House said it anyway.
Shauna Shames explains her concern for American democracy and the vital need for national voting standards.
Powerful video and emotional testimony kicked off the House select committee's hearings on the Jan. 6 insurrection this morning.