Todd Zwillich

Takeaway Washington Correspondent

Todd Zwillich appears in the following:

With Texas Gunman's Rampage, 30 Years of Friendship Lost

Tuesday, November 07, 2017

Debbie Bolf lost her best friend in the Texas shooting on Sunday. That woman, Karla Holcombe, was killed along with seven of her family members.

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The AR-15: The Story of An American Love Affair

Tuesday, November 07, 2017

The NRA says that the AR-15 is "America's most popular rifle." The weapon was used in this weekend's Texas church massacre, and in countless other mass shootings across the country.

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What the Doomsday Cults of the '70s Can Teach Us About Radicalization

Monday, November 06, 2017

The lessons we learned from extremist cults decades ago could be used to fight ISIS recruitment today.

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What to Expect From Trump's Marathon Tour in Asia

Monday, November 06, 2017

On Friday, President Donald Trump left for a 12 day trip to Asia that will take him to Japan, South Korea, China, Vietnam, and The Philippines.

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A Crisis of Ignorance: A Controversial View of the American Opioid Crisis

Monday, November 06, 2017

Columbia's Dr. Carl Hart says the “hysteria” around this crisis is only making it harder to solve, and that American must understand that this is not a crisis of addiction.

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New York Voters May Move to Rewrite the State's Constitution

Monday, November 06, 2017

On Election Day, New Yorkers will go to the polls to decide whether to hold a Constitutional Convention, which hasn’t happened in 50 years.

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Texas Church Massacre Shows 'The New Norm in America'

Monday, November 06, 2017

On Sunday, a mass shooting shook the small town of Sutherland Springs, Texas. A lone gunman killed at least 26, and injured at least 20 others. 

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Another Trump Nominee Tanked by The Russia Investigation

Friday, November 03, 2017

President Trump’s pick to head the Department of Agriculture, Sam Clovis, withdrew his nomination on Wednesday, after being linked to Robert Mueller’s ongoing Russia investigation.

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For Patti Smith, Fighting Climate Change is a Family Affair

Friday, November 03, 2017

Patti Smith and her daughter Jesse Paris Smith are focused on getting cities around the world to meet the targets of the Paris Agreement.

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Inside the GOP Tax Plan

Thursday, November 02, 2017

On Thursday, House Speaker Republican Paul Ryan today revealed the GOP's long-awaited tax plan.

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100 Years of Conflict Between Israel and Palestine

Thursday, November 02, 2017

Today marks 100 years since the Balfour Declaration, a statement from the British government which announced support for a "national home for the Jewish people" in Palestine.

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Houston Astros Win a Hard-Fought World Series

Thursday, November 02, 2017

The Houston Astros went toe-to-toe with the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 2017 World Series, and last night in Game Seven they beat the team from the City of Angels 5 to 1.

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What the Mueller Indictments Reveal About Money Laundering

Thursday, November 02, 2017

The indictments against Paul Manafort and his associate Rick Gates reveal a web of international transfers and offshore bank accounts to facilitate the flow of over $75 million dollars.

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Behind The New York City Attacks

Thursday, November 02, 2017

A look at the attacker's origins and the climate for terrorism in Uzbekistan, and what we know about his motivations to act in the United States.

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A Month After the Las Vegas Shooting, Where are the Answers?

Thursday, November 02, 2017

It’s been just over a month since a mass shooting in Las Vegas left hundreds injured and 58 dead, and the nation is still waiting for details on the deadly attack. 

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What Happens Next: The Future of Work

Thursday, November 02, 2017

Robots and AI are changing the workforce.  Almost half of all jobs could be eliminated over the next two decades because of new technologies.

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Fear and Tragedy in New York City

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

On Tuesday afternoon in New York City, a man in a rented pickup truck drove down a crowded bike path for almost a mile, striking several cyclists and killing eight people. 

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Open Enrollment Is Here

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Open enrollment for the Affordable Care Act begins today and runs through December 15th. 

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How a Rapper's Radio Interview Revealed a Saudi Soft Power Campaign

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Is a foreign government funding that interview you’re reading or the podcast you’re listening to?

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Fear and Tragedy in New York City

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

On Tuesday afternoon in New York City, a man in a rented pickup truck drove down a crowded bike path for almost a mile, striking several cyclists and killing eight people.

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