Susan Page

Washington bureau chief for USA Today

Susan Page appears in the following:

Government Shutdown or Showdown?

Friday, April 08, 2011

John Stanton, senior writer at Roll Call and Susan Page, Washington bureau chief for USA Today, discuss the possible federal government shut down unless Republicans and  Democrats reach a last minute deal.

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The Week Ahead: Nuclear Policy, Budget Showdown, More

Monday, March 14, 2011

Susan Page, USA Today Washington bureau chief, talks about the week ahead in Congress and the White House response to domestic and international events.  Joseph Romm, senior fellow at Center for American Progress and founder of the blog,, joins the conversation and discusses U.S. nuclear energy policy in light of what's happened in Japan in the aftermath of last week's earthquake.

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Lame Duck Not-So-Lame

Thursday, December 23, 2010

It's been a busy month in Washington. Susan Page, USA Today Washington bureau chief, looks back at legislation passed during the lame-duck session, and looks forward to President Obama’s 2011.

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Susan Page on Wikileaks

Monday, November 29, 2010

Susan Page, USA Today's Washington bureau chief, gives an update on the latest happenings in politics over Thanksgiving weekend, including the release of new classified documents by Wikileaks. 

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Monday Morning Politics Roundup

Monday, September 20, 2010

Amy Walter, ABC News political director, and Susan Page, USA Today's Washington bureau chief, discuss the latest political news, including Elizabeth Warren's new appointment.

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Susan Page Brings Brian Up to Speed

Monday, August 09, 2010

Back from a two-week vacation, Brian checks in with USA Today Washington bureau chief Susan Page on what he missed while he was away, both nationally and locally.

What do you think were the important stories Brian missed? Big or small, we've been collecting your stories on our blog, and you can post them below!

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U.S. Election Season Preview

Monday, July 19, 2010

Susan Page, USA Today's Washington bureau chief, and Jackie Kucinich, reporter for Roll Call, talk about the upcoming Congressional elections and other national political news.

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Washington's Back At It

Monday, April 12, 2010

Congress returns to work today after a two week recess; a nuclear summit in DC continues the conversation over the future of US weapons stockpiles; and a Republican straw poll advances speculation over the GOP's 2012 strategy, including how Mitt Romney is trying to differentiate "Romney-care" from "Obama-care." 

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Susan Page On Washington's Week

Thursday, January 07, 2010

From health care to homeland security to a number of high-profile Democratic resignations, Susan Page, Washington bureau chief for USA Today, talks about the week's political news out of Washington, DC.

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Thursday, January 07, 2010

New York Governor David Paterson said this is a “winter of reckoning” in the state of the state speech yesterday. Hear State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli react to the speech and offer his take on the state’s financial health. Plus, reactions to the speech from State Senator Bill Perkins (D-30) and ...

Washington's Week

Monday, November 30, 2009

Susan Page, Washington bureau chief for USA Today previews the president's speech on Afghanistan and talks about the status of health care reform.

How would you shame a bank? Today the President will try to convince banks and lenders into restructuring mortgages... So, what's the best ...

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Finishing the Job

Monday, November 30, 2009

President Obama vows to “finish the job” in Afghanistan. USA Today’s Susan Page previews his speech on the war there and looks at other news from Washington. Plus, newly elected Republican city councilman Peter Koo; naming the “00’s”; Walter Isaacson; and water pollution by way of overtaxed sewage systems.

The Web of Washington

Friday, March 27, 2009

Susan Page, Washington bureau chief for USA Today, and Ed O'Keefe, Federal Eye columnist for, discuss the latest from Washington, including the virtual town hall and budget negotiations.

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Palin's First Interview

Friday, September 12, 2008

Last night, Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin had her first media interview with Charles Gibson from ABC World News. Washington Bureau Chief for USA Today, Susan Page, weighs in.

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DNC Coverage: Hour 1

Friday, August 29, 2008

Markos Moulitsas Zuniga, Daily Kos blogger and author of Taking On the System: Rules for Radical Change in a Digital Era, and Susan Page, Washington bureau chief for USA Today, wrap up the week's events.

Brooke Gladstone, host of WNYC's On The Media, ...

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Front Page News

Monday, July 09, 2007

Susan Page, Washington bureau chief for USA Today, comments on the news of the week.

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Front Page News

Monday, July 09, 2007

Proponents say congestion pricing will decrease gridlock and improve air quality, while increasing ridership on public transportation. On the next Brian Lehrer show, MTA head Lee Sander will talk about his plans for accommodating the extra riders if local congestion pricing becomes a reality. Also: Lutheran Bishop of Metropolitan New ...