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Staffing Update From The Washington Desk

Monday, March 01, 2021

The Washington Desk is realigning some of the assignments among our political reporters heading into this next chapter.


Staffing News From The Washington Desk

Friday, January 15, 2021

Scott Detrow and Asma Khalid will White House correspondents, joining Tamara Keith, Franco Ordoñez, Ayesha Rascoe and Mara Liasson


2020 Election Staff Updates

Friday, November 22, 2019

New arrivals in the NPR Politics team announces as well as assignments for 2020


Election Coverage Staffing Update

Friday, November 15, 2019

Eric Marrapodi will lead NPR's live coverage of special events for the 2020 election.


Washington Desk Staffing News

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Krishnadev Calamur will join NPR as Deputy Washington Editor, starting Sept. 3., and more.


Claudia Grisales Joins NPR's Washington Desk

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Claudia Grisales will be NPR's newest congressional reporter, starting June 10


Franco Ordoñez Joins NPR's Washington Desk

Monday, May 06, 2019

Ordoñez will be joining the Washington Desk as the newest member of our White House team, he starts June 3.


Who's Who At Tuesday's Trump-Kim Summit In Singapore

Monday, June 11, 2018

When President Trump and Kim Jong Un meet on Tuesday, it will be the result of strenuous diplomacy by officials from the U.S., North Korea and other countries. Here are some of the key figures.


President Trump Pardons 'Scooter' Libby, Former Cheney Chief Of Staff

Friday, April 13, 2018

Libby was convicted of perjury and obstruction of justice in 2007 in connection with the leaking of a CIA officer's identity.


Reports: AG Sessions Offered To Resign Amid Trump Anger At Recusal

Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Sessions was among Trump's most ardent supporters in 2016, but according to reports from ABC News and others, the president remains furious with his choice to recuse himself from Russia inquiries.


U.S. Will Launch New 'National Alert System' For Terrorist Threats

Monday, December 07, 2015

Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson says he will soon announce a new national alert system aimed at better informing the public given the "new phase" of the global terrorist threat the U.S. is facing.

The department used to have a color-coded terror alert system that was put into ...


After Paris, Obama Administration Changes Visa Waiver Program

Monday, November 30, 2015

The Obama administration has announced some changes to the visa waiver program, which allows travelers from some 38 countries including France, Belgium and other European countries, to come to the U.S. without a visa.

The White House announced several steps, including attempting better tracking of past travel, fines for airlines ...


#NPRReads: Gambling In The Bible Belt

Friday, May 08, 2015

#NPRreads is a feature we're testing out on Twitter and on The Two-Way. The premise is simple: Correspondents, editors and producers throughout our newsroom will share pieces that have kept them reading. They'll share tidbits on Twitter using the #NPRreads hashtag, and on occasion we'll share a longer take here ...