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Roberta Rampton

White House Editor

Roberta Rampton is NPR's White House editor. She joined the Washington Desk in October 2019 after spending more than six years as a White House correspondent for Reuters. Rampton traveled around America and to more than 20 countries covering President Trump, President Obama and their vice presidents, reporting on a broad range of political, economic and foreign policy topics. Earlier in her career, Rampton covered energy and agriculture policy.

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What the shooting in Uvalde has meant for the Latino community

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For Latinos, the Uvalde shooting has an extra layer of grief and trauma

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Ukraine and Scotland face off on the football field on Wednesday

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2 senators are working across the aisle to address the mental health crisis

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How the U.S. and Russia feel about Finland and Sweden joining NATO

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The significance of McDonald's golden arches in Russia

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It's a mink... It's a muskrat... It's an otter in the Detroit River

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Protests in Sri Lanka have turned violent amid power, food and medicine shortages

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New podcast examines what went wrong to lead to the Surfside condominium collapse

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In Puerto Rico, the arrests of elected officials worsen trust in government

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If Roe is reversed, Indigenous people see even more barriers to body sovereignty

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A spying scandal and the fate of Western Sahara

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Broadband companies pledge to help low income families pay for high speed internet

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Middle East expert weighs in on string of prison releases in Egypt

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