Bloomberg News’s Patrick O’Connor and wife, Katie, welcomed a son into the world last week.

Samuel Gates O’Connor was born at 3:12 pm on Wednesday, April 21. He weighed seven pounds, nine ounces at birth and measured 21 inches long. He and Katie are both doing great. And his dad is one proud papa,” O’Connor reported to FishbowlDC in an e-mail.

Best wishes to the O’Connors. This photograph was taken just after Samuel’s birth.

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