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T.J. Raphael

Takeaway Digital Content Editor

T.J. Raphael appears in the following:

The Big Money Business of Small Donors

Monday, March 07, 2016

A new investigation from the Center for Public Integrity reveals the big money that comes from the donor lists of defunct campaigns.

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With New Wins, Cruz Aims to Overcome Trump

Monday, March 07, 2016

Senator Ted Cruz won in Kansas and Maine over the weekend. Can he stop Donald Trump's momentum as the election moves forward to Michigan, Mississippi, Idaho, and Hawaii?

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Nancy Reagan: The Woman Who Redefined 'First Lady'

Monday, March 07, 2016

Nancy Reagan, one of the most influential first ladies of the 20th century, died on Sunday at the age of 94. Her former speech writer reflects on Mrs. Reagan's legacy.

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Bern or Bust? Rubio or Run? Voters Face Hard Choices as Field Narrows

Friday, March 04, 2016

With the results of Super Tuesday voting sinking in, some voters are facing tough choices.

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What Happened to the Party of Lincoln? Unbeatable Trump Makes the GOP Scramble

Friday, March 04, 2016

Mitt Romney says if Trump is the GOP nominee, the prospect of a bright future is "greatly diminished." We talk to a former Romney strategist who couldn't agree more. 

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How the World Views the U.S. Presidential Election

Thursday, March 03, 2016

The election is looking more and more like a reality show, and it sounds like the rest of he world is ready to vote us off the island.

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Early Warning System Makes Famine Easy to Predict, But Not Prevent

Thursday, March 03, 2016

Officials have been warning about food insecurity in parts of the Horn of Africa for almost a year, but international donors been slow to respond to the crisis.

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Despite the Sting of Super Tuesday, Sanders Camp Stays Hopeful

Wednesday, March 02, 2016

On Super Tuesday, Hillary Clinton secured a number of major victories in the race for the Democratic nomination. But supporters of Bernie Sanders aren't ready to give up yet.

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Trump, Clinton Lead the Pack on Super Tuesday

Wednesday, March 02, 2016

Voters in 12 states and one territory went to the polls yesterday, and it appears that the results from Super Tuesday are finally painting a clear picture of the 2016 election.

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In Indiana, 'Execution-Style' Killings Stir Fears Among Muslim-Americans

Tuesday, March 01, 2016

The murder of three young men in Fort Wayne, Indiana is stirring fear among Muslim-Americans. 

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Super Tuesday: Will Evangelicals Coalesce Around a Candidate?

Tuesday, March 01, 2016

Every major Republican candidate has attempted to mobilize evangelical Christian voters, and Super Tuesday is their first major test. Will they turn out? 

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Picture This: President Frank Underwood

Monday, February 29, 2016

Artist Jonathan Yeo painted a portrait of fictional "House of Cards" President Frank Underwood that now hangs in the National Portrait Gallery. 

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Wilhemina's War: A Grandmother Fights the AIDS Epidemic

Monday, February 29, 2016

For black women in rural Southern communities, AIDS is a leading cause of death. The new film "Wilhemina's War" tells of one grandmother's determination to fight for her community.

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Is Political Correctness Destroying America?

Monday, February 29, 2016

Republican presidential candidates have taken aim at political correctness this campaign season. We look at what "PC" means, and why so many people are bothered by it.

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Sanders or Clinton? A Millennial's Struggle

Monday, February 29, 2016

One millennial voter shares her experience trying to decide between Clinton and Sanders in the Massachusetts primary.

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A Shaky Truce for a Fragile Syria

Monday, February 29, 2016

The ceasefire negotiated by the U.S. and Russia could bring the first break in the five-year Syrian civil war. But many are unsure if it can hold.

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How the Oscar Speech Became a Political Manifesto

Friday, February 26, 2016

Back in the 1950s, Oscar speeches were short, sweet, and succinct. Nowadays, the stage at the Academy Awards is more like a soap box for political issues. 

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The 3-Dimensional Chess of the Senate's Supreme Court Fight

Friday, February 26, 2016

Republican members of the Senate Judiciary Committee say they have come to a consensus that there should be no hearings on a Supreme Court nominee this year, period.

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FBI Standoff: What's Next for Apple

Friday, February 26, 2016

Today is the deadline for Apple to respond to a judicial order to unlock the iPhone that belonged to San Bernardino shooter Syed Rizwan Farook.

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Viola Davis: Diversity in Hollywood 'Not Just a Hashtag'

Thursday, February 25, 2016

The Takeaway sits down with actress and producer Viola Davis to discuss her work, her activism, and the lack of diversity in Hollywood.

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