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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.

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Where Infrastructure Negotiations Stand In Congress

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After Joe Manchin Blocks Dem Legislation, DOJ Doubles Voting Rights Staff

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What's Behind The GOP's 'Critical Race Theory' Rhetoric?

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The Odds Of Kyrsten Sinema Striking An Infrastructure Deal With Republicans Are Slim

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How Does Trump's Return To The Public Eye Impact GOP Lawmakers?

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West Virginia Senator Aims To Block Historic Voting Rights Bill

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Pandemic Likely Began With Animals, But US Intel Agencies Will Investigate

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The Docket: The Law Defers To Police During Traffic Stops

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Biden Misses His Own Police Reform Deadline

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House Democrats Looking At How To Alter Tax Code To Fund Biden's Infrastructure Plan

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