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Elena Moore

Production Assistant, NPR Politics Podcast

Elena Moore is a production assistant for the NPR Politics Podcast. She also fills in as a reporter for the NewsDesk. Moore previously worked as a production assistant for Morning Edition. During the 2020 presidential campaign, she worked for the Washington Desk as an editorial assistant, doing both research and reporting. Before coming to NPR, Moore worked at NBC News. She is a graduate of The George Washington University in Washington, D.C., and is originally and proudly from Brooklyn, N.Y.

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Vice President Harris, President Biden and former President Barack Obama arrive to deliver remarks on the Affordable Care Act and Medicaid in the East Room of the White House on Tuesday. Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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A woman holds a sign in honor of Emmett Till during a protest on June 13, 2020, in Chicago. Protests erupted across the U.S. after George Floyd was killed while in police custody in Minneapolis on May 25, 2020. Natasha Moustache/Getty Images hide caption

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Dr. Ashish Jha, dean of Brown University's School of Public Health, seen here in a December 2020 file photo. Jha is the new White House COVID-19 response coordinator. Elise Amendola/AP hide caption

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Here's who will lead the White House COVID response for the next pandemic phase

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President Biden signs a delegation of authority on Wednesday. From left, Secretary of State Antony Blinken, Biden, Deputy Secretary of Defense Kathleen Hicks and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Mark Milley. Patrick Semansky/AP hide caption

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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott faces primary challengers from the right in his reelection bid. A primary win would likely set up a high-profile match-up against Democrat Beto O'Rourke. Brandon Bell/Getty Images hide caption

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Forgot to get a fancy Valentine's bouquet? Fret not! Things can still come up roses

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Encore: Lies, betrayal and competition as lawmakers deck the halls of Congress

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Holiday decorations outside the office of Rep. Conor Lamb, D-Pa. Members of Congress compete with each other for the best displays. Becky Harlan/NPR hide caption

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Lies, betrayal and competition on the Hill as lawmakers deck the halls of Congress

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Congress fiercely debates which lawmaker's office has the best holiday decorations

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