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Asma Khalid

Political Correspondent

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 Focuses On Anti-Corruption Message At NYC Rally

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We Break Down The Democratic Presidential Debate

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Former Vice President Joe Biden takes the stage Thursday at the third Democratic debate, which took place at Texas Southern University in Houston. Michael Zamora/NPR hide caption

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Top Contenders Share One Stage At 3rd Democratic Debate

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2020 Democrats Make Their Case In New Hampshire

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Joe Biden On Bipartisanship, Gun Control And Regrets Over Inaction After A Tragedy

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Biden Says Verbal Slip-Ups Don't Undermine His Judgment

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Former Vice President Joe Biden takes photos and meets with voters as he campaigns Monday, Sept. 2, 2019, during the Iowa City Federation of Labor Labor Day Picnic at City Park in Iowa City, Iowa. Scott Morgan for NPR Scott Morgan for NPR hide caption

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Biden Campaigns In South Carolina

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Former Texas Congressman Beto O'Rourke Sees His Presidential Run In Clear Moral Terms

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Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke at the Iowa Federation Labor Convention last week in Altoona, Iowa. Joshua Lott/Getty Images hide caption

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