As Chief White House Correspondent for The New York Times, Peter Baker has no shortage of stories to tell. He covers the Trump White House, just as he covered Presidents Barack Obama, George W. Bush and Bill Clinton.
More than 100 insider sources helped journalists Jonathan Allen and Amie Parnes lift the veil on Hillary Clinton’s campaign and the many avoidable missteps that turned a winnable election into a stunning defeat.
Lester photographed major portions of the black South and the civil rights movement from 1964 to 1968, when he was a leader of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC).
“Influenced by Walker Evans and the photographers of the Farm Security Administration, I set out to document the South as it entered a period of profound change,” he
President Obama appointed Cobert as acting director of OPM on July 10, 2015. She came to OPM from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), where she served as the deputy director for management and the U.S.
President Donald Trump and Congressional Republicans have vowed to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, promising to submit a replacement plan in “a couple of weeks.” Speaker of the House Paul Ryan also released a policy paper outlining proposals such as health care tax credits and increased health savings accounts.
Earlier this month, President Trump said, “We expect to be cutting a lot of Dodd-Frank.” As President Trump considers how to manage financial regulation, lessons can be learned from how federal agencies, including the U.S.
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Assistant Professor of Politics and International Affairs
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