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David Sanger

David Sanger appears in the following:

U.S. Military Raids in Somalia and Libya; and the Ongoing Government Shutdown

Monday, October 07, 2013

Kerry Nolan talks with New York Times Chief Washington Correspondent David Sanger about this past weekend's raids. They also look at the partial shutdown of the federal government as it enters its second week.

Washington braces for potential shutdown; Outlook for Iran nuclear negotiations

Monday, September 30, 2013

Eddie Robinson talks with New York Times Chief Washington Correspondent David Sanger about the possibility of the U.S. government's first shutdown in nearly two decades as well as a preview of what to look for as a diplomatic push restarts Iran nuclear negotiations.

Iran's Overtures Toward the West on the Eve of The U.N. General Assembly Meeting; Syria's Weapons, and The Battle Over Obamacare.

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Kerry Nolan talks with New York Times Chief Washington Correspondent David Sanger about a possible thaw in U.S. relations with Iran, as as a new Iranian president attends the annual meeting of the U.N. General Assembly.  He also touches on Syria and the battle over Obamacare on Capitol Hill.

US and Iran: United Nations?

Monday, September 23, 2013

Iran is indicating it is willing to curb its nuclear weapons program -- but at the UN General Assembly this week Israel is expected to warn that it considers the proposal a trap. David Sanger, New York Times chief Washington correspondent and author of  Confront and Conceal: Obama's Secret Wars and Surprising Use of American Power (Broadway, 2013), discusses the prospects for better relations between the U.S. and Iran, Syria and other international news.

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The search for Fed Chair continues without Lawrence Summers; The plan for Syria's chemical weapons

Monday, September 16, 2013

Kerry Nolan talks with New York Times Chief Washington correspondent David Sanger on the President's seeming indecision on Syria and Lawrence Summer's pullout as a candidate for Chair of the Federal Reserve.

The eyes of the world are on Syria and Washington

Monday, September 09, 2013

Kerry Nolan talks with New York Times Chief Washington correspondent David Sanger about President Obama's push for military intervention in Syria.

Exploring The Road to U.S. Action in Syria

Monday, September 02, 2013

The Obama Administration has decided that the U.S. must take military action in Syria, though not before seeking congressional approval. Joining The Takeaway to discuss the next steps for the U.S. Congress and the vote on U.S. military options in Syria are Congressmen Frank PalloneGregory Meeks, and Tom ColeLara Setrakian, journalist and founder of Syria Deeply, joins the program to discuss the implications of action in Syria and the humanitarian crisis on the ground there. David Sanger, Chief Washington Correspondent for our partner The New York Times, fills us in on what to expect around the capital.

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President Obama, Syria and the 50th Anniversary of Dr. King's speech

Monday, August 26, 2013

Kerry Nolan  speaks with New York Times Chief Washington Correspondent David Sanger about the ongoing crisis in Syria; and he takes a look at the challenge facing a president who has to note a significant anniversary without overshadowing it.

WQXR's The Washington Report

Monday, August 19, 2013

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Marc Garber  talks with New York Times Chief Washington correspondent David Sanger about the dire situation In Egypt, the Edward Snowden situation, and what's on the President's agenda as he returns from vacation. 

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Middle East Peace Talks

Friday, August 16, 2013

Events in Egypt have overshadowed the first-in-five-years peace talks between Israelis and Palestinians, brokered by Secretary of State Kerry. David Sanger, New York Times chief Washington correspondent and author of Confront and Conceal: Obama's Secret Wars and Surprising Use of American Power (Broadway, 2013), updates the progress and how turmoil in Egypt might affect the region.

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NSA Cyberdefense Plans Stalled Due to Leaks

Tuesday, August 13, 2013

The NSA has long been lobbying Congress and the White House to launch a major defense operation to protect American computer networks from cyber attacks. But because the technology needed is similar to what's used in the surveillance programs, it now looks like the NSA is not going to get what it wants. David Sanger, chief Washington Correspondent for our partner The New York Times, joins us to discuss the NSA's recent plans to combat cyber attacks.

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Will the U.S. government allow more surveillance oversight? Drone use in Yemen; and has the sequester really hurt the economy?

Monday, August 12, 2013

Host Kerry Nolan talks with New York Times Chief Washington correspondent David Sangerabout President Obama's plan to provide greater oversight when it comes to government surveillance programs; we look at drone strikes in Yemen and what that means in the war on terror and Congress left for its' summer break without dealing with the budget. Has the sequester really hurt the economy?

Shuttered Embassies, Snowden's Asylum and Congress' Summer Break

Monday, August 05, 2013

Kerry Nolan speaks with New York Times' chief Washington correspondent David Sanger about the story behind the closure of 19 Embassies and missions in the Middle East and elsewhere in Africa; also, what happens to US/Russia relations now that Edward Snowden has been given temporary asylum in Russia; and Congress starts its' summer break without resolving key budget issues. What happens when they get back?

WQXR's The Washington Report

Monday, July 29, 2013

WNYC

Eddie Robinson talks with New York Times Chief Washington correspondent David Sanger about why the US government will not formally determine whether ousted Egypt President Mohammed Morsi was removed from power in a military coup. We'll also discuss the latest in the Israeli-Palestinian peace talks in Washington.

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The fallout from Detroit's bankruptcy; John Kerry's Middle East diplomacy; and remembering Helen Thomas

Monday, July 22, 2013

Kerry Nolan talks with New York Times chief Washington correspondent David Sanger about whether Detroit's bankruptcy sets a dangerous precedent for municipal workers. He'll also take a look at Secretary of State John Kerry's attempts to restart Middle East peace talks and he remembers White House reporter Helen Thomas, who covered every president since JFK.

After the Verdict: the George Zimmerman trial fallout; What are "computer vulnerabilities" and why they're so expensive, and new elections in Egypt.

Monday, July 15, 2013

This week, Kerry Nolan talks with New York Times' Chief Washington Correspondent David Sanger about the Obama administration's reaction to the Zimmerman trial, about so-called computer vulnerabilities and why they are so valuable to governments and about whether new elections in Egypt will be held sooner than later.

Egypt in turmoil again; What we're learning from the crash of Asiana flight 214

Monday, July 08, 2013

This week, Kerry Nolan speaks with New York Times Chief Washington correspondent David Sanger about the latest political unrest in Egypt and why President Obama has been so quiet about it.  He also looks at the lessons emerging from this weekend's plane crash at the San Francisco airport.

Egypt Brings New Challenges for U.S. Role in Middle East

Thursday, July 04, 2013

The ouster of Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi and the start of an interim government could offer a new set of complications for the United States and it's role in the Middle East. Joining The Takeaway is David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for our partner The New York Times. Sanger sheds light on the situation in Egypt and how it could affect the United States' strategic interests in the Middle East.

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Marriage equality going forward and the EU fallout over latest NSA leaks

Monday, July 01, 2013

Kerry Nolan speaks with New York Times Chief Washington correspondent David Sanger about the EU reaction to the latest leaks from Edward Snowden and last week's Supreme Court decisions on same-sex marriage.

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Monday, June 24, 2013

In this week's edition of The Washington Report, Kerry Nolan speaks with David Sanger about the ongoing saga of Edward Snowden, the man who has admitted leaking secrets about the NSA's electronic surveillance program. He also looks at the final day of the current Supreme Court term and the cases the judges are set to rule on.