Todd Zwillich

Takeaway Washington Correspondent

Todd Zwillich appears in the following:

Generation Unaffiliated: How Millennials are Changing the Future of Politics

Thursday, June 09, 2016

According to the Pew Research Center, about half of millennials identify as independents. As demographics shift, how does this generation plan to govern in the future? 

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Ryan Calls Trump's Comments Racist, But Won't Withdraw Endorsement

Tuesday, June 07, 2016

Just days after endorsing Donald Trump, House Speaker Paul Ryan is back on the condemnation trail after learning that Trump had made disparaging remarks about a Hispanic-American judge.


Anti-Discrimination Bill Puts Ryan in a Political Box

Friday, June 03, 2016

An LGBT anti-discrimination bill is splitting the GOP into two camps: Those who are willing to take on the Christian right, and those who won't.

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DNC Divisions Haunt Debbie Wasserman Schultz

Thursday, May 26, 2016

DNC Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz says she isn't letting divisive party discourse distract her. But not everyone is as confident that she can unify her splintering party.

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House Floor Erupts in Chaos Over LGBT Vote

Friday, May 20, 2016

Audible boos and cries of "shame" could be heard from the chamber.


While Congress Debates Zika, Citizen Scientists Fight Mosquitoes

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

After months of delay, Congress has yet to agree on a funding package for Zika virus research. But one group is empowering everyday people to help scientists track mosquitoes.

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Allies Puzzled, A Few Panic, Over Trump

Friday, May 13, 2016

How does Donald Trump’s rhetoric and haphazard approach affect foreign allies and adversaries around the world?

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'High Noon' on Capitol Hill: Paul Ryan Faces off with Trump

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

In this western, it's Speaker Ryan that is refusing to stand down, despite pressure from everyone around him.  

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GOP Establishment Struggles to Embrace Trump

Friday, May 06, 2016

The GOP is still a bit shocked that Donald Trump will really be their party's nominee. At least a few politicians are struggling to get on board, including House Speaker Paul Ryan.

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What's Next for The Donald and The #NeverTrump Movement

Wednesday, May 04, 2016

As the path clears for Trump, a look at how his strategy might change in the general election, and whether the #NeverTrump movement will rally around him.

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New Hope for Criminal Justice Reform

Friday, April 29, 2016

Senators Dick Durbin and Chuck Grassley say they have enough support to pass a criminal justice reform bill that will help reduce the American prison population.

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These 54 Delegates Could Determine the Republican Nominee

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

It's primary day in Pennsylvania, and there are 71 Republican delegates at stake. But there's a catch: 54 of those delegates can go to the GOP convention and vote any way they want.

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Counselor-in-Chief? Obama Looks to Unite Europe

Monday, April 25, 2016

The European Union might need some family therapy as it struggles with the refugee crisis and the threat of terrorism. Is President Obama the right counselor-in-chief for a strained EU?


Big Money and Bad Blood for PA Democrats

Monday, April 25, 2016

In the Keystone State, the primary contest has turned into a fight about the future of the U.S. Senate and the Democratic Party, old rivalries, and payback.


#StopTrump, Love, Romance & Race, America's First Ladies

Monday, April 25, 2016

On today's show: President Obama on European 'complacency,' love and romance within the context of race, and is Laura Bush privately supporting Hillary Clinton? 


Workers Building Trump Golf Course Face Deplorable Conditions

Friday, April 22, 2016

A new VICE investigation discovered that migrant workers constructing the Trump International Golf Course in Dubai receive poor pay and live in squalor.

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The Mysteries of Prince, Trump's Migrant Workers, 'Game of Thrones' Doppelgängers

Friday, April 22, 2016

On today's show: A look through Prince's musical vault, a new investigation into Trump's golf empire, and comparing 'Game of Thrones' to the election.

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Charting Migration Through Art and Geography

Thursday, April 21, 2016

Bouchra Khalili is telling the story of Europe's migrant crisis at a new exhibit at the Museum of Modern Art.


Why Shakespeare's History is America's History

Thursday, April 21, 2016

Four hundred years after his death, high school students still study Shakespeare — an integral part of the American educational experience.

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India to Britain: Give Back Our Stolen Diamond

Thursday, April 21, 2016

The massive 105.6 carat Koh-i-Noor diamond was taken from a child king in India during British colonization. Is it time to return it?

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