Todd Zwillich

Takeaway Washington Correspondent

Todd Zwillich appears in the following:

Politicizing Science? Some Take Aim at Earth Day March

Friday, April 21, 2017

Some within the scientific community says that this weekend's March for Science politicizes a field that should not be political at all.

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The Big Business of South Florida's Overdose Crisis

Thursday, April 20, 2017

South Florida's booming recovery industry is dealing with the challenges of handling thousands of opioid addicts in danger of overdosing, and the corruption within sober homes.

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An Uncertain Future for U.S. Marijuana Laws

Thursday, April 20, 2017

While the debate over marijuana use has gone on for years in the U.S., it seems that legalization has taken away some of the stigma. But a new administration may change that trajectory.

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In the Korean Peninsula, A New Chapter of A Complicated History

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

U.S. involvement on the Korean Peninsula is nothing new. But the history of China, North Korea, and South Korea informs the current moment of elevated political tension.

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The Power Struggle in The White House

Friday, April 14, 2017

As the Trump Administration inches towards its first 100 days, we explore the power struggle between two of the president's closest advisors: Jared Kushner and Stephen Bannon. 

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GOP Deploys Senate 'Nuclear Option' to Push Through SCOTUS Nominee

Thursday, April 06, 2017

In an effort to confirm Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch, Republicans voted to change a Senate rule that requires 60 votes to confirm Supreme Court nominees. 

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Lawmakers Poised for Filibuster Showdown Over Gorsuch Nomination

Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Senate Democrats are vowing to filibuster the nomination of Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court, and Republicans are promising to invoke the "nuclear option" to change the rules once more.

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Sen. Warner on Russia: There’s A Lot of Smoke, We Must Find the Fire

Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Senator Mark Warner (D-VA), the vice chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, discusses the ongoing investigation into Russian interference in the election.

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Federal Government Rolls Back Data Collection on LGBT Seniors

Friday, March 31, 2017

Under the Trump Administration, two significant federal surveys have removed questions about sexuality, which is raising concern among LGBT advocates.

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What You Need to Know About the Senate's Russia Investigation

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Today, the Senate Intelligence Committee holds its first open hearing on the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. 

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The Great Equalizer? Rethinking the Myth of the Internet

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

The internet is often perceived as the great democratizer and great equalizer, but one author argues that the networks we rely on are designed by elites, for elites.

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Should NCAA Student-Athletes Strike During the Final Four?

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Sports editor Dave Zirin argues that the NCAA is exploiting student-athletes, and that players should strike during the Final Four in order to change how they're treated.

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Internet Privacy, A Hockey Victory Off the Ice, Race and The American Jury

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

On today's show: Selling online data; fair treatment for female hockey players; bias in the jury box. 

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Trump Targets Obama Era Climate Change Regulations

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

President Trump says his new executive order will bring back coal miner jobs, but economists aren't so sure. 

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Trump Advisor Roger Stone: 'I Really Have Nothing to Hide' on Russia

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Roger Stone, the self-described dirty trickster of the Trump campaign, has offered to testify before Congress about allegations of Russian meddling in the election. He tells us why.

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Britain’s Brexit Timeline: What You Need to Know

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Britain's plan to exit the E.U. becomes official this week when the government triggers Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty. It's never been done before. What potential pitfalls lie ahead?

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Why Roger Stone Would Testify, What's Next for Brexit, Erasing the Clean Power Plan

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

On today's show: Roger Stone on going before the House Intelligence Committee; what happens after the U.K. triggers Article 50 tomorrow; the environment under President Trump.

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American Strikes in Mosul May Have Killed 200 Civilians

Monday, March 27, 2017

On March 17th, a building collapsed in the highly-populated region of Mosul, Iraq. U.S. forces deployed airstrikes that day, and new reports suggest that some 200 civilians were killed.

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Using Conversation to Tackle Civil Rights and Native Issues in Alaska

Monday, March 27, 2017

Alaska Public Media's monthly dialogue series brought the Anchorage community together to talk about a range of topics, like the civil rights movement and Native issues.

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Senate Showdown Nears as Democrats Prepare to Filibuster Gorsuch

Monday, March 27, 2017

With Democrats opposing the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court, the only way forward for the GOP may be to invoke the so-called "the nuclear option."

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