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Todd Zwillich

Takeaway Washington Correspondent

Todd Zwillich appears in the following:

Paul Ryan Suggests Government Shutdown Might Still Happen

Wednesday, November 04, 2015

During his first press conference as speaker of the House, Paul Ryan said he was open to attaching new policies to the budget before the December 11 deadline. 

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Republicans Choose Their Speaker

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

House Republicans begin the process of electing their new speaker today, and it's set to be Wisconsin Representative Paul Ryan. Hear how he would change the role itself.

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Congress, White House Reach Tentative Budget Deal

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Takeaway Washington Correspondent Todd Zwillich explains how the two warring parties were able to reach a tentative agreement ahead of the Nov. 3 deadline. 

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Time to Go Vegetarian? Report Finds Processed Meats Can Cause Cancer

Monday, October 26, 2015

A new report from the World Health Organization finds that processed meats like bacon and hot dogs can cause cancer, and that red meat itself is a carcinogen. 

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The 'Gig' is Up

Monday, October 26, 2015

Companies like Uber and TaskRabbit have been thriving in the so-called "gig economy." But the gig may soon be up, thanks to a number of class action lawsuits. 

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Why Trump is More Like Reagan Than You Think

Monday, October 26, 2015

Populism, mastery of media, and even the hair make Donald Trump more Reagan-like than many Republicans want to admit.

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Fareed Zakaria on The Future of The Middle East

Monday, October 26, 2015

A new CNN documentary hosted by Fareed Zakaria reexamines the lead-up to the Iraq War, the diplomatic missteps on the ground, the debate over the troop surge and the American withdrawal.

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Powerful Quake Strikes South Asia

Monday, October 26, 2015

The epicenter of the 7.5 magnitude earthquake was about 160 miles northeast of Kabul, Afghanistan but has been felt as far away as New Delhi, India.

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New Testing Guidelines: Will Stressed Out Kids Catch a Break?

Monday, October 26, 2015

This weekend, President Obama announced a new initiative to reduce the amount of time schools spend on standardized testing. 

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TV Comic Elected President of Guatemala

Monday, October 26, 2015

Dubbed the Donald Trump of Guatemala, comedian Jimmy Morales has no political experience.

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Joe Biden is Out. Will Paul Ryan Be In?

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

On Wednesday in the Rose Garden, V.P. Biden announced that he would not enter the race for 2016. Nearby on Capitol Hill, lawmakers are considering Rep. Paul Ryan for House speaker.

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McCarthy Abruptly Withdraws from Speaker Race

Thursday, October 08, 2015

In a surprise twist, Rep. Kevin McCarthy abruptly dropped out of the race for speaker of the House of Representatives on Thursday.

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Congress Has a Chance to Lift the CDC Ban on Studying Guns. Will They?

Wednesday, October 07, 2015

With a big budget deal in the works between President Obama and congressional leaders, Congress has a chance to change the ban on CDC research into gun related health issues.

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Another Mass Shooting in America

Friday, October 02, 2015

Another mass shooting occurred on Thursday, this time in Roseburg, Oregon at Umpqua Community College, about 180 miles south of Portland.

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Hollywood and NASA Are Having a Love Affair

Friday, October 02, 2015

Bert Ulrich, multimedia liaison for film and TV Collaborations at NASA, explains what NASA did for "The Martian," and what "The Martian" could do for NASA.

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Effective Justice: How States Reformed Prisons Way Before The Feds

Friday, October 02, 2015

When Texas passed sweeping reforms to their criminal justice system, three prisons were closed and violent crime went down. Now Congress is following their example. 

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U.S. Eyes Putin With Skepticism as Russia Moves in on Syria

Friday, October 02, 2015

On day three of Russia's airstrikes in Syria, we look at the chasm between how the U.S. and Syria are dealing with the crisis. 

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Does Football Still Belong in Schools?

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Over the weekend, a New Jersey high school quarterback died after sustaining game-related injuries. Now some are questioning if the game still has a place in schools.

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Massey CEO on Trial in Mine Disaster

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship faces criminal charges from the 2010 Upper Big Branch Mine explosion that killed 29 people. His trial begins tomorrow.  

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The 'Y2K' of Health Care is Upon Us

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Tomorrow, doctors and insurers will have to adopt a new set of illness and payment codes. Some doctors worry it might be the "Y2K" of medicine.

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