Benjamin Gill serves as a producer for the news segment of The 700 Club, and produces other CBN newscasts like CBN News Today and Newswatch, 30-minute shows that air nationally in multiple markets.
Ben joined CBN News in 2000 as Internet News Editor, in the heat of the post-presidential election battle between George W. Bush and Al Gore. That unprecedented event was just a harbinger 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 terrorist attacks, to the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, to exclusive CBN election coverage of Barack Obama's quest for the White House.
Ben is a graduate of Queens College in New York City. He is happily married with children.
You can check out his perspective on the news of the day on Twitter at @BenGillCBN
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.