Ailsa Chang Ailsa Chang hosts All Things Considered, and is a correspondent for NPR's Planet Money.

Cali is the nine-year-old miniature dachshund of Republican Rep. Ken Calvert of California. Love of dogs is a rare source of bipartisan agreement. Ailsa Chang/NPR hide caption

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Despite Partisan Rancor, Democrats And Republicans Can Agree On Dogs

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Jared Kushner, son-in-law of President-elect Donald Trump walks from Trump Tower on Nov. 14 in New York. Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption

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Jared Kushner And The Anti-Nepotism Statute That Might Keep Him From The White House

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Democrats Struggle To Agree On Path Forward After Trump Victory

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GOP House Leaders Retain Positions In The New Congress

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Republicans Retain Control Of The House And Senate

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White House spokesman Josh Earnest at the White House briefing Tuesday, where he said he would "neither defend nor criticize what Director [James] Comey has decided to communicate to the public" regarding the investigation of Hillary Clinton's private email server. Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Hispanic Voters Key In Deciding Nevada's Tight Senate Race

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Michelle Obama Blasts Donald Trump Over Sexual Assault Allegations

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Senate candidate Evan Byah talks with seniors at a living community in Indianapolis. Voters who support both Donald Trump and Bayh in red Indiana have to, at some level, hold two conflicting ideas simultaneously €-- a desire for change and an appreciation for a politician's past record. Michael Conroy/AP hide caption

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In Indiana's Senate Race, Political Royalty Tries To Put On A Fresh Face

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Congress Wraps Up One Month's Work In One Day To Keep Government Running

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In A First For Obama, Senate Overturns Presidential Veto On Sept. 11 Bill

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Sens. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and John Cornyn, R-Texas, speak with Kaitlyn (left) and Terry Strada — whose husband, Thomas, died in the Sept. 11 attacks — after a May 17 news conference concerning the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act in Washington. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Congress Overrides Obama's Veto On Sept. 11 Lawsuit Bill

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Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY), center, joins Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV), right, and Senate Minority Whip Richard Durbin (D-IL), left, for a news conference following the weekly Senate Democratic policy luncheon at the U.S. Capitol on Sept. 7, in Washington, D.C. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Congress Has One Week Left To Keep The Government Running Past September

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