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Todd Zwillich

Washington Correspondent, The Takeaway

Todd Zwillich appears in the following:

Takeouts: Congress & Security, Unemployment, College Football

Monday, January 04, 2010

Washington Takeout: When the President and Congress finish up their winter vacations, they will return home to a very different national security landscape.  Our Washington correspo...

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Takeouts: Bernanke, TSA Nominee, Broncos

Monday, January 04, 2010

Fed Takeout: Louise Story, financial reporter for our partner, The New York Times, talks about Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke's speech in Atlanta yesterday, where he said faulty regulati...

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Remixing the Holidays: Twisted Sister, 'Twisted Christmas'

Friday, December 25, 2009

If you love guitar solos with your eggnog and mistletoe, then you're probably familiar with Twisted Sister's holiday album "Twisted Christmas." Dee Snider and Jay Jay French – lead si...

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Unwed Mothers in the Gaza Strip

Friday, December 25, 2009

BBC correspondent Christopher Landau traveled to the Gaza Strip, where he reported on the lives of unwed mothers - and their children - in the region. He joins us with his account.

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Takeaway Listeners Sing the Songs of Christmas

Friday, December 25, 2009

All week long, our listeners called into 877-8-MY-TAKE and sang us their favorite Christmas tunes, and we share them with all of you.

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A Priest's Permission to Steal

Friday, December 25, 2009

A priest is stirring a bit of controversy in the U.K. over what he said in his sermon earlier this week. Rev. Tim Jones, the parish priest for Saint Lawrence and Saint Hilda in Yo...

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Takeouts: Obamas' Hawaiian Holiday, New Movies, NFL Preview

Friday, December 25, 2009

First Family Takeout: Politico's Carol Lee is traveling with the Obamas as they go on vacation to President Obama's boyhood home, Oahu. Film Takeout: Newsday film critic Rafer Guzm...

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The Indian Ocean Tsunami, Five Years Later

Friday, December 25, 2009

Tomorrow, December 26, is the 5-year anniversary of the Indian Ocean Tsunami. How have things changed since 2004? Indeed, have things changed? The BBC's Karishma Vaswani reports on th...

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Senate Health Bill Passed; Road for Reform Still Bumpy

Thursday, December 24, 2009

Trudy Lieberman, contributing editor to the Columbia Journalism Review, and Carrie Budoff Brown, health reporter for Politico, join us to talk about the next steps for the Democrats' ...

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President on Senate Health Care Reform Passage

Thursday, December 24, 2009

Jeff Young, reporter for The Hill, joins us as President Obama speaks briefly about the Senate's just passed version of health care reform.

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Takeouts: 'Midnight' Mass at 10 p.m., Listeners Sing

Thursday, December 24, 2009

Rome Takeout: The Pope will break tradition by holding Christmas Eve Mass two hours early, at 10 p.m. instead of midnight. We speak with David Willey, BBC Vatican correspondent, abo...

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Senate Passes Health Care Reform ... Now What?

Thursday, December 24, 2009

The Senate passed its version of the health care bill, but there is still much work to be done before the President signs a reconciled bill into law. We talk with Mary Agnes Carey of ...

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Remixing the Holidays: Sen. Orrin Hatch pens Hannukah Hit

Thursday, December 24, 2009

Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) might not be the first person you think of when you think of memorable holiday ditties, but you might have heard his latest magnum opus, a Hannukah song call...

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$20 Billion Debt: Gov. Threatens California Welfare Cuts

Thursday, December 24, 2009

California is facing a $20 billion dollar deficit and is asking the federal government for roughly $8 billion to help stay afloat. The governor has threatened to cut back, if not elim...

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Are More Doctors What the Doctor Ordered?

Thursday, December 24, 2009

Teaching hospitals are pushing hard for an amendment in the health care legislation that would increase the number of medical residencies by 15,000 from the already 100,000 that alrea...

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Takeouts: Blackberry, Pricing Partridges, Sports Gifts

Thursday, December 24, 2009

Tech Takeout: New York Times tech reporter Nick Bilton explains the implications of Blackberry manufacturer Research In Motion having had a second major email and internet outage in...

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Senate Passes Health Care Reform Bill

Thursday, December 24, 2009

In the moments as the Senate passes their version of health care reform, we check in with Jeff Young, reporter for The Hill, along with Trudy Lieberman, contributing editor to the Col...

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TV: Cutting the Cable, Watching Online

Thursday, December 24, 2009

A few stories about the future of TV caught our eye this week that we wanted to follow up on.  The Wall Street Journal reported that Apple may begin to offer TV subscriptions via the ...

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The Soviet Invasion of Afghanistan, 30 Years Later

Thursday, December 24, 2009

Today marks thirty years since the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan. On December 24, 1979, the Soviet 40th army was ordered to deploy in Afghanistan by then Soviet leader Leonid Brezhne...

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How Banks Bet Against the Housing Market... and Won

Thursday, December 24, 2009

You might have heard of collateralized debt obligations (CDOs) and the role they played in the housing crisis, but have you heard of a 'synthetic CDO?'  Gretchen Morgensen and Louise ...

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