Vanessa Romo

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The FBI In Pop Culture

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

If confirmed, Christopher Wray will take over a vast agency with more than 30,000 employees and a myriad of departments that the public has come to know through depictions in popular culture.

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Ivanka Trump Isn't Just Any White House Staffer But How Much Influence Does She Have?

Sunday, July 02, 2017

Some progressives and women hoped Ivanka Trump would be a moderating force on her father. But, five months into his new administration, there is limited evidence that it's working out that way.

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On 'Fox & Friends,' Ivanka Trump Quashes Progressive Hopes

Friday, June 30, 2017

When Ivanka Trump took an unpaid White House post, it raised eyebrows and cries of nepotism, but many progressive women saw proof someone would be on their side. NPR checks in on the special adviser.

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What Would Human Resources Do? Some Advice For Trump As He Recruits And Staffs Up

Sunday, June 25, 2017

Between President Trump being a newcomer to D.C. and a swirl of chaos, the White House is lagging behind other administrations in hiring. But experts NPR spoke to have some tips.

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Julius Caesar Production Closes, But Debate Over Art And Politics Likely to Rage On

Sunday, June 18, 2017

A production of Shakespeare's Julius Caesar has drawn the ire of conservatives for its depiction of President Trump as the ill-fated Roman politician.

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Q&A With The 'Sassy' Teacher Of The Year About That Fan And Going Viral

Friday, June 16, 2017

"I have been visibly gay my entire life," Nikos Giannopoulos told NPR.

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Activists On The Left Seek To Harness Spending As Part Of Their Anti-Trump Resistance

Sunday, June 11, 2017

Boycotts are a powerful and familiar form of protest and now it seems "procotts" — when shoppers seek out products that help support their political beliefs — among anti-Trumpers are on the rise.

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Conservatives At Trump Speech Express Doubt About Russian Election Meddling

Thursday, June 08, 2017

Attendees at Thursday's Faith and Freedom Coalition event in Washington, D.C., weighed in on President Trump's remarks to the gathering, James Comey and the Russia investigation.

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March For Truth Protesters Demand Independent Russia Investigation

Sunday, June 04, 2017

In dozens of cities across the U.S. on Saturday, thousands of demonstrators rallied to call for a congressional independent commission to investigate connections between the Trump campaign and Russia.

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Finding The Middle In The Incivility War

Saturday, May 27, 2017

An assault of a reporter by Montana's Republican congressman-elect appears to have hurled the public into a new realm of political incivility, raising the question: Have we crossed an invisible line?

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Fanfare And Deals Dominate Trump's First Day In Saudi Arabia

Saturday, May 20, 2017

The president spent the first day of his first foreign trip since being inaugurated in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, where Trump and his inner circle were guests of the Saudi king.

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The New TV Drama: As The White House Turns

Saturday, May 20, 2017

White House press briefings — carried live by most cable news channels — are garnering the outlets unprecedented ratings. It's like a daytime soap opera, some say.

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'Auntie' Maxine Waters Is The Political Crush Of The Moment For Young Progressives

Saturday, May 13, 2017

Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif., has spent more than 40 years in public service. But suddenly, she's the "It" girl of the left.

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Trump Says It's Possible He Could Pick A Replacement For Comey In Less Than A Week

Saturday, May 13, 2017

The White House is moving swiftly to fill the vacancy left by sacked FBI Director James Comey. President Donald Trump told reporters he may find a replacement by the end of the coming week.

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Rep. 'Auntie' Maxine Waters Getting The Spotlight

Saturday, May 13, 2017

Congresswoman Maxine Waters is having a millennial moment; her fiery attitude has turned the 78-year-old into the new political "it" girl. Her young fans even have a nickname for her: Auntie Maxine.

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Obama Calls On Congress To Have 'Courage' On Health Care

Monday, May 08, 2017

Receiving the John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Award for his own work on health care, the former president said, "It actually doesn't take a lot of courage to aid those who are already powerful."

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Obama Under Scrutiny For Paid Speeches

Sunday, May 07, 2017

Speaking fees accepted by former President Obama have political allies criticizing him and political opponents threatening his pension.

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Trump's Absence Loomed Large At Annual White House Correspondents' Dinner

Sunday, April 30, 2017

The gathering of D.C. journalists, which had been a top draw for Hollywood celebrities during the Obama administration, took on a different air this year as the new president decided not to attend.

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Young Voters Distrust Presidency, Say It's Unlikely They'll Run For Office, Poll Says

Friday, April 28, 2017

Forty-one percent of 18- to 29-year-olds give President Trump an F, a Harvard poll shows. Nearly half of this millennial group says politics is relevant, despite low likelihood of running for office.

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Harvard Poll: Millennials Disapprove Of President Trump, Seek To Unify Country

Thursday, April 27, 2017

A new study finds nearly 60 percent of millennials want to help unite, not further divide, America. In fact, 41 percent of adults ages 18-29, would give Trump an F on his first 100 days in office.

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