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David Sanger

David Sanger appears in the following:

US-Pakistan Relations Further Complicated After Afghanistan Attacks

Monday, October 31, 2011

Two attacks over the weekend in Afghanistan drew into even sharper relief the challenges of relations between Pakistan and the U.S. One reason: officials pointed to the first attack, in which a suicide bombing of an armored convoy killed 17 people, as a likely calling card not of the Taliban but the Haqqani terrorist network. The Haqqani network is based largely in Pakistan, and the U.S. has accused that country of supporting them. Now, American officials are in the difficult position of asking Pakistan for help in peace negotiations with the Haqqanis.   

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Washington and the Emerging Doctrine

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, David Sanger, discusses the latest from Washington, including how the Obama administration is reacting to news from Iraq, Libya and Afghanistan. 

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The U.S. Strategy for Iran

Monday, October 17, 2011

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, speaks to Kerry Nolan about Iran's alleged plot to assassinate Saudi Arabia's ambassador to the United States in a Washington restaurant.

Foiled Assassination Plot

Thursday, October 13, 2011

Chief Washington correspondent for The New York Times, David Sanger, and Director of the Center on National Security at Fordham Law School, Karen Greenberg, discuss the foiled assassination plot to kill the Saudi ambassador.

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War In Afghanistan, Yemen, and Religion in Presidential Politics

Monday, October 10, 2011

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, speaks to Kerry Nolan about nearly silent 10th anniversary of the war in Afghanistan, an unreleased White House memo, and the role of religion in the GOP debates.

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Drones and Anwar al-Awlaki, Plus Chris Christie for President?

Monday, October 03, 2011

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, speaks to Kerry Nolan about President Obama's use of unmanned drones as a counter-terrorism measure and New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's potential run for president.

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President Obama Likely to Use Veto in U.N. Security Council

Monday, September 26, 2011

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, speaks to Kerry Nolan about the Palestinian push for statehood membership at the United Nations.

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President Obama on Longterm Debt and Palestinian Statehood

Monday, September 19, 2011

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, speaks to Kerry Nolan about the president's new jobs package and the U.N. General Assembly.

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9/11 Ten Year Later: A Look at the Economic Costs

Monday, September 12, 2011

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, speaks to Kerry Nolan about the economic cost of 9/11 to the American people.

The Economic Cost of 9/11

Friday, September 09, 2011

The events of September 11, 2001 amounted to unfathomable costs, in terms of lives and families forever torn apart, not to mention the physical and emotion after effects that continue to haunt the survivors of 9/11. In addition to that, there was an economic cost to 9/11 — one that is almost equally unfathomable.

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Unemployment and the President

Monday, September 05, 2011

On this week's Washington Report, WQXR's Kerry Nolan speaks with chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times David Sanger about the political implications of the job numbers, the Republican candidate debate, and why the president's foreign policy successes are not helping him much at home.

Political Implications of Hurricane Irene, Bernanke's Speech

Monday, August 29, 2011

On this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, joins Eddie Robinson to discuss Hurricane Irene's political implications and Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke's speech from Friday.

Gadhafi's Libya On the Brink of Collapse

Monday, August 22, 2011

On this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, joins Kerry Nolan to discuss the advance by Libyan rebels into the heart of Tripoli.

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President Obama's Economic Strategy, Afghanistan, Pawlenty's Exit

Monday, August 15, 2011

On this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, joins Liz White for a look at how the Obama administration is handling the economy and Afghanistan.

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Markets React to the U.S. Credit Rating Downgrade

Monday, August 08, 2011

NYT's David Sanger weighs in on what Standard and Poor's downgrade of the U.S. credit rating means for global markets and Wall Street.

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The Long-Term Political and Economic Impact of the Debt Ceiling Drama

Monday, August 01, 2011

As Congress arrives at a budget agreement and avoids sending the U.S into default right before the August 2 deadline, we're examining the broader, long-term political and historical impact of the the debt crisis. How will it affect the credibility of the U.S. government? What does it tell us about President Obama, and how will the crisis shape next year's election?

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Debt Limit Debate: Obama and Congress Reach a Deal

Monday, August 01, 2011

David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, joins Kerry Nolan to discuss the debt-limit deal reached last night between President Barack Obama and the Republican-led House.

Debt Limit Debate: Democrats and Republicans Push Competing 'Emergency' Plans

Monday, July 25, 2011

David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, joins Liz White to discuss U.S. lawmakers' continuing efforts to reach an agreement on the debt limit.

Debate Over the National Debt Limit: Two Weeks Left

Monday, July 18, 2011

NYT's David Sanger weighs in on the scenarios that could play out under various plans to raise the federal debt ceiling.

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President Obama Negotiates Debt Ceiling and Federal Budget

Monday, July 11, 2011

NYT's chief Washington correspondent David Sanger weighs in on negotiations on the budget and the debt limit and on the downward spiral in America's relations with Pakistan.