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Asma Khalid

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Asma Khalid is a political correspondent covering the 2020 presidential campaign.

Before joining NPR's political team, Asma helped launch a new team for Boston's NPR station WBUR where she reported on biz/tech and the Future of Work.

She's reported on a range of stories over the years — including the 2016 presidential campaign, the Boston Marathon bombings and the trial of James "Whitey" Bulger.

Asma got her start in journalism in her home state of Indiana, but was introduced to radio through an internship at BBC Newshour in London during grad school.

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Elizabeth Warren On How Personal Struggles Inspired Her Politics

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"We need to approach guns and gun safety differently," Warren told the NPR Politics Podcast. Clay Masters/Iowa Public Radio hide caption

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2020 Democratic Candidates Condemn Shootings, Address White Supremacy

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News Brief: Democrats Debate, Ebola In Congo

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Other Democrats Attack Biden On Race, Criminal Justice

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10 More Candidates Face Off On Night 2 Of 2nd Democratic Presidential Debate

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Sanders And Warren Take The Same Stage In 2nd Round Of Democratic Debates

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In this week's Democratic debate, former Vice President Joe Biden is expected to be tested again on race. Above, he attends the Fourth of July parade in Independence, Iowa. Joshua Lott/Getty Images hide caption

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Civil Rights Activists Say They Want To See 2020 Candidates Confront Trump Over Race

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