Todd Zwillich

Takeaway Washington Correspondent

Todd Zwillich appears in the following:

Searching For Answers After Tragedy in Orlando

Monday, June 13, 2016

Some 49 people were killed at a gay night club in Orlando, Florida early Sunday morning in the worst mass shooting in U.S. history. The Takeaway explores how America is moving forward.

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Rosie Perez, 'First Lady of Boxing,' Remembers Muhammad Ali

Friday, June 10, 2016

A long-time boxing fan, actress Rosie Perez can often be found ringside — it's how she earned the nickname "The First Lady of Boxing." She remembers Muhammad Ali as he's laid to rest. 

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What's Next for Bernie Sanders

Thursday, June 09, 2016

Though the Vermont senator hasn't conceded yet, Bernie Sanders met with President Obama today at the White House to discuss next steps to unite the party.

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Your Search Engine History Could Actually Lead to a Real Medical Diagnosis

Thursday, June 09, 2016

Scientists with Microsoft say they can identify pancreatic cancer in internet users through their search engine queries. 

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The Best Announcer in Hockey Calls Games in Punjabi

Thursday, June 09, 2016

Harnarayan Singh grew up as the typical hockey-obsessed Canadian kid. Now, he's bringing the game he loves to Punjabi speakers across the country.


Debating The Ethics of The AP's Clinton Call

Thursday, June 09, 2016

Did the Associated Press make the right call when it announced Hillary Clinton as the Democratic nominee before primary voters in six states went to the polls?

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Venezuela's Political Crisis Pushes People to The Streets

Thursday, June 09, 2016

Venezuela is on the brink of collapse as food and medication remain in short supply, and President Nicolas Maduro is refusing to allow humanitarian aid organizations into the country.


Generation Unaffiliated: How Millennials are Changing the Future of Politics

Thursday, June 09, 2016

According to the Pew Research Center, about half of millennials identify as independents. As demographics shift, how does this generation plan to govern in the future? 

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Ryan Calls Trump's Comments Racist, But Won't Withdraw Endorsement

Tuesday, June 07, 2016

Just days after endorsing Donald Trump, House Speaker Paul Ryan is back on the condemnation trail after learning that Trump had made disparaging remarks about a Hispanic-American judge.


Anti-Discrimination Bill Puts Ryan in a Political Box

Friday, June 03, 2016

An LGBT anti-discrimination bill is splitting the GOP into two camps: Those who are willing to take on the Christian right, and those who won't.

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DNC Divisions Haunt Debbie Wasserman Schultz

Thursday, May 26, 2016

DNC Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz says she isn't letting divisive party discourse distract her. But not everyone is as confident that she can unify her splintering party.

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House Floor Erupts in Chaos Over LGBT Vote

Friday, May 20, 2016

Audible boos and cries of "shame" could be heard from the chamber.


While Congress Debates Zika, Citizen Scientists Fight Mosquitoes

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

After months of delay, Congress has yet to agree on a funding package for Zika virus research. But one group is empowering everyday people to help scientists track mosquitoes.

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Allies Puzzled, A Few Panic, Over Trump

Friday, May 13, 2016

How does Donald Trump’s rhetoric and haphazard approach affect foreign allies and adversaries around the world?

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'High Noon' on Capitol Hill: Paul Ryan Faces off with Trump

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

In this western, it's Speaker Ryan that is refusing to stand down, despite pressure from everyone around him.  

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GOP Establishment Struggles to Embrace Trump

Friday, May 06, 2016

The GOP is still a bit shocked that Donald Trump will really be their party's nominee. At least a few politicians are struggling to get on board, including House Speaker Paul Ryan.

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What's Next for The Donald and The #NeverTrump Movement

Wednesday, May 04, 2016

As the path clears for Trump, a look at how his strategy might change in the general election, and whether the #NeverTrump movement will rally around him.

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New Hope for Criminal Justice Reform

Friday, April 29, 2016

Senators Dick Durbin and Chuck Grassley say they have enough support to pass a criminal justice reform bill that will help reduce the American prison population.

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These 54 Delegates Could Determine the Republican Nominee

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

It's primary day in Pennsylvania, and there are 71 Republican delegates at stake. But there's a catch: 54 of those delegates can go to the GOP convention and vote any way they want.

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Counselor-in-Chief? Obama Looks to Unite Europe

Monday, April 25, 2016

The European Union might need some family therapy as it struggles with the refugee crisis and the threat of terrorism. Is President Obama the right counselor-in-chief for a strained EU?