Susan Davis Susan Davis is a congressional correspondent for NPR.
Susan Davis 2016 square
Stories By

Susan Davis

Meg Kelly/NPR
Susan Davis 2016
Meg Kelly/NPR

Susan Davis

Congressional Correspondent, Washington Desk

Susan Davis is a congressional correspondent for NPR and a co-host of the NPR Politics Podcast. She has covered Congress, elections, and national politics since 2002 for publications including USA TODAY, The Wall Street Journal, National Journal and Roll Call. She appears regularly on television and radio outlets to discuss congressional and national politics, and she is a contributor on PBS's Washington Week with Robert Costa. She is a graduate of American University in Washington, D.C., and a Philadelphia native.

[+] read more[-] less

Story Archive

Candidates Vie For Support Of Black Voters; Bloomberg Remarks Cause Controversy

  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/805743588/805790261" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

After Trump Tweet, DOJ Softens Sentencing Recommendation For POTUS Ally

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/805357154/805431015" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Bernie Sanders Wins New Hampshire Democratic Primary

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/805102285/805108897" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Senate Votes To Acquit President Trump On Both Articles Of Impeachment

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/803183287/803183288" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

President Trump's State of the Union address laid bare his bitter partisan standoff with Democrats and left little doubt that legislative accomplishments between now and the election will be difficult. Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images

"Stronger Than Ever Before": Trump Delivers Made-For-TV State of The Union Address

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/802849402/802876084" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Previewing The 2020 State Of The Union Address

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/802737757/804092408" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

The Capitol in Washington is seen Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020, as the Senate continues to work into the evening on the impeachment trial of President Trump. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

toggle caption
J. Scott Applewhite/AP

Questions of Foreign Interference Continue as Trial Moves Closer to Vote on Witnesses

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/801452169/801458426" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

President Trump's personal lawyer Jay Sekulow (left) and White House counsel Pat Cipollone arrive at the Senate chamber Tuesday. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Drew Angerer/Getty Images

John Bolton Bombshell Reverberates Through Impeachment Trial

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/800158018/800158019" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

House impeachment manager Rep. Val Demings, D-Fla., speaks during the impeachment trial against President Trump Friday. AP hide caption

toggle caption
AP

Democrats Conclude Opening Arguments; Election Security Risks Persist

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/799436111/799444130" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Wildly Varying Reactions To Democratic Argument Tells A Tale Of Two Schiffs

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/799004253/799004254" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript