Todd Zwillich

Takeaway Washington Correspondent

Todd Zwillich appears in the following:

A Look Back at the Week in Politics

Friday, July 13, 2012

The campaign trail has heated up this week as campaign messages have been getting nastier and nastier. Todd Zwillich reports on recent discrepancies in Romney's Bain record, and discu...

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Health Care Politicking in Perspective

Wednesday, July 11, 2012

It's a slam-dunk in the House, but it's destined to die in the Senate. Would Republicans be wise to back off the healthcare debate?

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Obama Calls for End to Tax Cuts for Wealthy

Tuesday, July 10, 2012

Everyone who’s tax cuts are being extended next year, take a step forward. Not so fast, upper class! President Obama has big plans for the tax code. But is this a political gambit that will pay off?

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Countrywide Won Favor in Washington With VIP Loans

Friday, July 06, 2012

A new report found that Countrywide gave politicians and businessmen special, low-rate loans because Countrywide wanted preferential treatment. And Rep. Darrell Issa, chair of the com...

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Republicans Attempt to Turn SCOTUS Decision to Their Advantage

Monday, July 02, 2012

The GOP has shifted their hopes for ending Obamacare from the Supreme Court’s ruling to the November election.  And over the weekend, Republicans sought to turn the Supreme Court’s...

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In the Wake of Yesterday's Decision, Republicans Discuss Their Next Steps

Friday, June 29, 2012

Republicans got to work immediately deciding how yesterday’s decision on the Affordable Care Act should inform their game plan going forward. A year and a half ago, House Republicans ...

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Supreme Court Upholds Obama Health Care Act

Thursday, June 28, 2012

Today the Supreme Court upheld the constitutionality of various parts of "Obamacare" -- most notably the individual mandate. Live coverage and analysis from:

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    House to Vote on Holder Contempt Charge

    Thursday, June 28, 2012

    While Washington is abuzz awaiting the Supreme Court's decision on the Affordable Care Act, lots of other news is taking place inside the Beltway. A deal to lower student loan debts i...


    Last Night's Primary Results with Todd Zwillich

    Wednesday, June 27, 2012

    The Takeaway Washington Correspondent Todd Zwillich talks about the end of the primary race, new poll numbers, and tomorrow's Supreme Court health care decision.


    Both Sides Prepare for Aftermath of the Supreme Court's Healthcare Ruling

    Friday, June 22, 2012

    The Supreme Court says they won't issue their ruling on President Obama's signature healthcare bill until next week, but that hasn't stopped both parties from preparing for the fallou...

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    Obama Invokes Executive Privilege, Holder Contempt Vote Proceeds

    Thursday, June 21, 2012

    The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee voted yesterday to proceed with a full congressional vote to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt of congress, despite Pre...

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    Possible Contempt Vote for Attorney General Eric Holder

    Wednesday, June 20, 2012

    U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder faces a possible Wednesday vote to hold him in contempt. Takeaway Washington correspondent Todd Zwillich gets to the bottom of what's at stake.

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    Republicans Struggle for a Unified Response to Obama's Immigration Order

    Monday, June 18, 2012

    This past Friday, President Obama announced a shift in his administration’s immigration policy that changes the lives of hundreds of thousands of illegal aliens, but the Republican ...

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    Jamie Dimon and the Art of Apologizing

    Friday, June 15, 2012

    Earlier this week JP Morgan chief Jamie Dimon went up to Capitol Hill. He sat in front of a Senate committee, and Dimon... apologized. This got Takeaway Washington Correspondent Todd ...

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    Rep. Barney Frank On Marriage and Retirement

    Tuesday, June 12, 2012

    Rep. Barney Frank, who will be the first member of Congress to marry a same-sex partner, discusses his upcoming wedding and retirement plans with Takeaway Washington correspondent Tod...


    Holder Attempts to Plug the Leak

    Monday, June 11, 2012

    Over the weekend, Attorney General Eric Holder announced two investigations into the leaks: one for the Stuxnet operation in Iran and one for the now well-known drone program. Takeawa...

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    Wisconsin Voters Decide Walker's Fate

    Tuesday, June 05, 2012

    Voters in Wisconsin are heading to the polls to decide whether or not their governor Scott Walker stays or goes. Regardless of whether or not Wisconsin will actually matter come Novem...


    The Agenda: Economic Reports and Their Impact on the Campaigns

    Monday, June 04, 2012

    Motoko Rich and Todd Zwillich discuss what's in store for the week ahead. On the list: several reports on economic indices, the campaigns' reactions to last week's poor job figures, t...

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    Rep. Barney Frank on DOMA Ruling

    Friday, June 01, 2012

    A federal appeals court in Boston ruled unanimously yesterday that the controversial Defense of Marriage Act is unconstitutional, as it discriminates against legally married same-sex ...

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    Secret Service Director Testifies Before Senate Committee On Prostitution Scandal

    Thursday, May 24, 2012

    Secret Service director Mark Sullivan appeared before Congress yesterday for the first time since his agency’s Colombian prostitution scandal came to light. Sullivan was testifying be...