Ben Gill serves as a producer for the news segment of The 700 Club, and assists in the production of the CBN's nightly newscast called Newswatch, a 30-minute show that airs nationally in multiple markets.
Ben joined CBN News in 2000, in the heat of the post-presidential election battle between George W. Bush and Al Gore. That beginning was indicative of historic things to come. As part of the CBN News team, Ben has helped cover the news of our time, from the 9/11 attacks, to the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, to the unprecedented two-year election campaign that put Barack Obama in the White House.
Ben is a graduate of Queens College in New York City. He is married with five children.
Senate leaders are pushing ahead with a bill giving special protections to gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender individuals.
Americans are protesting the tactics being used during the shutdown, like spending money to put up barricades around veterans memorials in the nation's capital.