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How an Iowa family helped Dan Balz understand the Trump phenomenon

December 6, 2016
Longtime Washington Post reporter Dan Balz met a family in Iowa that helped "crystallize" Trump's appeal with voters in America's heartland.
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Rosalind Wyman, trailblazing woman on LA city council, dreams of a woman in the White House

December 6, 2016
It's been a month since Hillary Clinton lost the presidential election and left the "highest, hardest glass ceiling" unshattered. But for the female politicians who blazed the trail before Clinton, they still dream of a woman serving in the Oval Office.
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Meet Hope Hicks: Donald Trump's camera shy, traveling press secretary

December 6, 2016
Donald Trump ran an unconventional campaign, and the one person who was by his side everywhere he traveled was his 27-year-old press secretary Hope Hicks.
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Trump and Clinton campaign managers clash and how Trump will handle the press

December 2, 2016
Tension abounds at a Harvard post-election review, and our panelists discuss what the press under President Trump will look like.

Trump takes victory lap and strikes deal to save American jobs while Democrats debate the way forward

December 2, 2016
President-elect Trump thanks Ohio voters for his victory and celebrates Carrier's decision to keep jobs in Indiana.
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How the media covers the president

November 25, 2016
How will President Trump interact with national press?

Trump's Transition: President-elect's legislative priorities and cabinet picks

November 25, 2016
Before Donald Trump is sworn in as president, he has to pick the team to help him.
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Obama pardons final Thanksgiving turkey

November 23, 2016
President Obama pardoned his final Thanksgiving turkey, in an annual White House ceremony. Tot traveled from Iowa and will now live out his life at Virginia Tech. Obama joked that Tot had a "backup" turkey named Tater. "He's sort of like the vice turkey. We're working on getting him a pair of aviator glasses."
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Friends and colleagues celebrate the life of Gwen Ifill

November 18, 2016
Reporters share their favorite stories about Gwen Ifill and reflect on her legacy.