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Barbara Sprunt

Producer, Washington Desk

Barbara Sprunt is a producer on NPR's Washington desk, where she reports and produces breaking news and feature political content. She formerly produced the NPR Politics Podcast and got her start in radio at as an intern on NPR's Weekend All Things Considered and Tell Me More with Michel Martin. She is an alumnus of the Paul Miller Reporting Fellowship at the National Press Foundation. She is a graduate of American University in Washington, D.C., and a Pennsylvania native.

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Cassidy Hutchinson, a former aide to Trump White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows, testified during the sixth hearing by the House committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack. Brandon Bell/Getty Images hide caption

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Abortion rights demonstrators hold signs outside the Supreme Court in Washington, D.C., on Friday. Yasin Ozturk/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images hide caption

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The atmosphere outside the Supreme Court, where some protest and others celebrate

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An illlustration of a meeting at the Oval Office of the White House appears onscreen during a hearing by the House select committee to investigate the Jan. 6 Capitol attack in Washington on Thursday. Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Vice Chair Liz Cheney, R-Wyo., speaks Thursday at the House select committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the Capitol, J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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AAPI Voters In Nevada Talk Economy, Inflation; Gun Legislation Moves Through Congress

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NPR's Susan Davis spoke with (from left to right) MC Balicanta, Ash Mirchandani, Tina Kwan, Brian Almero and Cecilia Winchell a week before the Nevada primary. Saeed Rahbaran for NPR hide caption

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In their own words: AAPI voters in Nevada talk economy, guns, race

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Rep. Zoe Lofgren, D-Calif., delivers remarks on Monday during a hearing by the House committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Video from an interview with former President Trump campaign manager William Stepien, left, and his attorney Kevin Marino is played during Monday's Jan. 6 committee hearing. Saul Loeb/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Voters With Disabilities Worry About Their Ability To Cast Ballots In Wisconsin

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