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Scott Detrow

Congressional Correspondent

Scott Detrow is a congressional correspondent for NPR. He covers Congress and the 2020 presidential campaign, and also co-hosts the NPR Politics Podcast.

Detrow joined NPR in 2015 to report on the 2016 presidential election.

Before that, he worked as a statehouse reporter in both Pennsylvania and California, for member stations WITF and KQED. He also covered energy policy for NPR's StateImpact project, where his reports on Pennsylvania's hydraulic fracturing boom won a DuPont-Columbia Silver Baton and national Edward R. Murrow Award in 2013.

Detrow got his start in public radio at Fordham University's WFUV. He graduated from Fordham, and also has a master's degree from the University of Pennsylvania's Fels Institute of Government.

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Redacted Mueller Report Released; Congress, Trump React

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Trump Reacts To Barr Press Conference On Mueller Report

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Recapping The Big Moments In Mueller Russia Investigation

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Sanders' Presidential Campaign To Visit States That Helped Trump In 2016

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Poll Finds Overwhelming Majority Of Americans Want Full Mueller Report To Be Released

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