Susan Davis

congressional correspondent for USA Today

Susan Davis appears in the following:

Black Women, Motivated To Oust Trump, Aren't Convinced Of Any Democrat Yet

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

While former Vice President Joe Biden has a commanding lead in early polling for the Democratic nomination, black women interviewed by NPR all say they are still weighing their options.

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Black Female Voters In South Carolina Mull Presidential Candidates

Monday, June 24, 2019

Black women are the most reliable voters for the Democratic Party. As candidates for the 2020 race campaign in South Carolina, black women are still deciding who their candidate will be.

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Democrats Campaign At South Carolina Fish Fry

Saturday, June 22, 2019

Democratic presidential candidates attended a major event last night for South Carolina Democrats, a fish fry held by Rep. Jim Clyburn. He's defended Joe Biden's recent comments about segregationists.

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McConnell's Faces Internal Pressure On Blockade Of Election Security Legislation

Friday, June 21, 2019

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's opposition to election security legislation faces new pressures in the Senate.

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News Brief: Tanker Attacks, Foreign Election Influence, Sudan Opposition

Friday, June 14, 2019

The U.S. blamed Iran for attacks on oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman, while Iran denied responsibility. Also, a bill on foreign election influence and a Sudanese opposition leader speaks from hiding.

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Why 2020 Democrats Are Lining Up For Clyburn's 'World Famous' Fish Fry

Friday, June 14, 2019

The annual fish fry is hosted by Congressman James Clyburn. He's the most influential Democrat in South Carolina politics, and as House majority whip, the highest-ranking black leader in Congress.

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Former Nixon White House Counsel Testifies On Allegations Of Obstruction Against Trump

Monday, June 10, 2019

John Dean, former White House counsel during Watergate, testified Monday before the House Judiciary Committee. Democrats called him to discuss allegations of obstruction against President Trump.

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Study Shows Freezing Office Temperatures Affect Women's Productivity

Sunday, May 26, 2019

Do you often hear your colleagues complain that the office is too cold or that they have to bundle up? A new study shows that women are more productive when their surrounding temperatures are higher.

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Need Help Deciphering That Vague Text Message? AI Wants To Help

Sunday, May 26, 2019

Texting is the go-to way to communicate these days, but it has its gray areas. Some companies have created apps that use artificial intelligence to help people text and communicate better.

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A Mixologist's Guide To 'No-Proof' Cocktails

Sunday, May 26, 2019

Alcohol-free cocktails are growing more popular as millennials and health seekers pare back their drinking habits. Washington, D.C., bartender Derek Brown shares a few craft recipes ripe for summer.

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Liz Cheney's Choice: House Or Senate?

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

The Wyoming Republican is deciding between running for the Senate in 2020, or staying in the House where she has a chance to climb the leadership ladder.

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Democrats' Impeachment Divide Tests Pelosi

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

President Trump's efforts to block congressional oversight into his administration and special counsel Robert Mueller's report is ratcheting up impeachment talk among House Democrats.

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Rep. Liz Cheney Contemplates Her Political Future

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Wyoming Republican Liz Cheney is deciding between a run for the Senate in 2020 or staying in the House. She is currently the third-highest-ranking Republican with a path to climb even higher.

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Precedent Favors Democrats In Power Struggle With Trump, But It Could Take Awhile

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Courts have tended to side with Congress when it comes to questions of congressional oversight of the executive branch. House Democrats hope they will again in a confrontation over the Mueller report.

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Executive Privilege Fight Inches Democrats Closer To Impeachment

Monday, May 13, 2019

Congressional Democrats are warming to the idea of beginning impeachment proceedings if it is a mechanism to get the Trump administration to cooperate with their oversight efforts.

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Impeachment Pressures Grow Among House Democrats

Friday, May 10, 2019

Some House Democrats who were reluctant to take steps to impeach President Trump are reconsidering after the administration continues to block Congress' oversight authority.

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Barr Standoff Escalates Confrontation Between White House And Congress

Saturday, May 04, 2019

Attorney General William Barr's refusal to appear before a House committee is forcing Democrats to rethink their oversight strategy for the Trump administration.

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Barr's House Panel Snub Advances Dispute Between Trump, Congress

Friday, May 03, 2019

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi cautioned Democrats to take it slow with Mueller report responses. Attorney General Barr's refusal to appear before a House panel forces Democrats to rethink that approach.

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Trump And Democrats Discuss $2 Trillion Infrastructure Goal

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi asked for a meeting with President Trump Tuesday to push for a massive infrastructure package. Both parties agree a federal plan is needed but disagree on how to pay for it.

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House Democrats To Discuss How They'll Respond To Conclusions From The Mueller Report

Monday, April 22, 2019

House Democrats will hold a conference call Monday to begin strategizing how they will respond to the conclusions in the special counsel's report on Russian interference and President Trump.

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