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    • Primary Elections: Pennsylvania Crucial to Democratic Hopes for Winning House Majority

    • By: Elise Viebeck, Sean Sullivan, David Weigel
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 5 mins
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    Democrats kept a close eye on Tuesday’s primaries in Pennsylvania, a pivotal state as the party seeks to make gains and possibly take control of the House in November’s midterm elections.

    "Primary Elections: Pennsylvania Crucial to Democratic Hopes for Winning House Majority" is from the May 15, 2018 Politics section of The Washington Post. It was written by Sean Sullivan, David Weigel and Elise Viebeck and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • The Show That Never Ends

    • The Rise and Fall of Prog Rock
    • By: David Weigel
    • Narrated by: Rudy Sanda
    • Length: 11 hrs and 35 mins
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    The Show That Never Ends is the behind-the-scenes story of the extraordinary rise and fall of progressive ("prog") rock, epitomized by such classic, chart-topping bands as Yes, Genesis, Pink Floyd, Jethro Tull, and Emerson Lake & Palmer, and their successors Rush, Styx, and Asia. With inside access to all the key figures, Washington Post national reporter David Weigel tells the story with the gusto and insight prog rock's fans (and its haters) will relish.

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    • "Reminiscence has gone astray." So disappointed.

    • By Chris Henson on 06-21-17

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    • Republicans Whose Jobs Once Seemed Safe Are Struggling for a 2018 Survival Strategy

    • By: David Weigel, Paul Kane
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 8 mins
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    SALISBURY, N.C. — Republican Rep. Ted Budd opened the calendar on his iPhone during a campaign day last week to reveal a jam-packed schedule — wake up at 4:55 a.m., breakfast with veterans, an opioid discussion in another county — and yet he was worried that it wasn’t enough.

    "Republicans Whose Jobs Once Seemed Safe Are Struggling for a 2018 Survival Strategy" is from the May 06, 2018 Political section of The Washington Post. It was written by David Weigel and Paul Kane and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • The Seth Rich Conspiracy Shows How Fake News Still Works

    • By: David Weigel
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 9 mins
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    On July 10, at 4:19 a.m., gunfire was detected in the District's Bloomingdale neighborhood. Not five minutes later, police found Seth Rich, a 27-year-old Democratic National Committee staffer, lying on the ground, dying from a bullet wound to his back. A conscious Rich was transported to the hospital; by daybreak, he was dead.

    "The Seth Rich Conspiracy Shows How Fake News Still Works" is from the May 20, 2017 Politics section of The Washington Post. It was written by David Weigel and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • What Is a Democratic Socialist? Bernie Sanders Tries to Redefine the Name.

    • By: David Weigel, David A. Fahrenthold
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 8 mins
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    "What Is a Democratic Socialist? Bernie Sanders Tries to Redefine the Name." is from the October 19, 2015 Politics and Power section of The Washington Post. It was written by David Weigel and David A. Fahrenthold and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Protests at Mizzou, Yale Create an Opening for GOP Politicians to Denounce University Liberals

    • By: David Weigel
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 5 mins
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    "Protests at Mizzou, Yale Create an Opening for GOP Politicians to Denounce University Liberals" is from the November 11, 2015 Politics and Power section of The Washington Post. It was written by David Weigel and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Ben Carson: Guns Prevent Tyranny, and May Belong on Campus

    • By: David Weigel
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 2 mins
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    "Ben Carson: Guns Prevent Tyranny, and May Belong on Campus" is from the October 07, 2015 Politics and Power section of The Washington Post. It was written by David Weigel and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Once-Safe Republican Districts Suddenly in Play as Democrats Expand the Map

    • By: David Weigel
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 9 mins
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    The campaign for control of Congress is suddenly playing out across a far larger swath of the country than either party had previously expected, with Tuesday’s special House election in the Pittsburgh suburbs showing how President Trump’s unpopularity is turning many once-safe Republican districts into battlegrounds in this year’s midterm elections.

    "Once-Safe Republican Districts Suddenly in Play as Democrats Expand the Map" is from the March 17, 2018 Politics section of The Washington Post. It was written by David Weigel and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Donald Trump Struggles with Israel Question at Republican Jewish Summit

    • By: David Weigel
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 3 mins
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    "Donald Trump Struggles with Israel Question at Republican Jewish Summit" is from the Politics and Power section of The Washington Post. It was written by David Weigel and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Primary Elections: GOP on Edge as West Virginia Considers Senate Bid of Controversial Coal Baron

    • By: Sean Sullivan, Michael Scherer, David Weigel, and others
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 6 mins
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    Republican leaders eager to claim Democratic Senate seats in states won by President Trump closely watched as voters cast ballots on Tuesday in Indiana, Ohio and West Virginia.

    "Primary Elections: GOP on Edge as West Virginia Considers Senate Bid of Controversial Coal Baron" is from the May 08, 2018 Politics section of The Washington Post. It was written by Sean Sullivan, Michael Scherer, David Weigel and Elise Viebeck and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • McConnell Allies Declare Open Warfare on Bannon

    • By: David Weigel, Michael Scherer, Robert Costa
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 9 mins
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    Allies of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell declared open warfare on Wednesday against Stephen K. Bannon, the former White House chief strategist and leader of an insurrection aimed at defeating mainstream Republican candidates in next year’s midterm elections.

    "McConnell Allies Declare Open Warfare on Bannon" is from the October 25, 2017 Politics section of The Washington Post. It was written by David Weigel, Michael Scherer and Robert Costa and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Who Is Doug Jones, and Can He Defeat Roy Moore in Conservative Alabama?

    • By: David Weigel
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 7 mins
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    The victory of former judge Roy Moore in Alabama’s Republican Senate primary gives Democrats a choice — whether to actually compete for the seat vacated by Attorney General Jeff Sessions.

    "Who Is Doug Jones, and Can He Defeat Roy Moore in Conservative Alabama?" is from the September 27, 2017 Politics section of The Washington Post. It was written by David Weigel and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Two Democratic Operatives Lose Jobs after James O'Keefe Sting

    • By: David Weigel
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 8 mins
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    Scott Foval and Robert Creamer, two little-known but influential Democratic political operatives, have left their jobs after video investigations by James O'Keefe's Project Veritas Action found them entertaining dark notions about how to win elections. Foval was laid off Monday by Americans United for Change, where he had been national field director; Creamer announced Tuesday night that he was “stepping back” from the work he was doing for the unified Democratic campaign for Hillary Clinton.

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    • As Trump Attacks, Conservatives Hope to Turn Women Against Clinton

    • By: David Weigel
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 7 mins
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    "As Trump Attacks, Conservatives Hope to Turn Women Against Clinton" is from the Politics and Power section of The Washington Post. It was written by David Weigel and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Tom Perez Elected as First Latino Leader of Democratic Party

    • By: David Weigel
    • Narrated by: Jill Melancon
    • Length: 7 mins
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    Onstage, Perez gave Ellison the symbolic role of deputy chair, and the Minnesota congressman gave a short speech asking his supporters to stay with the party and avoid recriminations. “We don’t have the luxury to walk out of this room divided,” said Ellison.

    "Tom Perez Elected as First Latino Leader of Democratic Party" is from the February 25, 2017 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by David Weigel and narrated by Jill Melancon.

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    • Alt-Right Leader Expelled From CPAC After Organizer Denounces ‘Left-Wing Fascist Group’

    • By: David Weigel, John Wagner
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 3 mins
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    Richard Spencer, a founder of the alt-right movement that seeks a whites-only state and that strongly backed Donald Trump for president, was expelled from the Conservative Political Action Conference after being criticized from its main stage, then giving interviews to a growing crowd of reporters.

    "Alt-Right Leader Expelled From CPAC After Organizer Denounces ‘Left-Wing Fascist Group’" is from the February 23, 2017 Politics section of The Washington Post. It was written by David Weigel and John Wagner and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Why John McCain’s #Resistance Is Bad for Democrats

    • By: David Weigel
    • Narrated by: Jill Melancon
    • Length: 7 mins
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    We are living through another John McCain moment. The irascible, quotable war hero, just reelected to another six-year term to the Senate, has become once again a chief critic of President Trump.

    "Why John McCain’s #Resistance Is Bad for Democrats" is from the February 18, 2017 Politics section of The Washington Post. It was written by David Weigel and narrated by Jill Melancon.

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    • Trump's Anti-Trade Rhetoric Rattles the Campaign Message of Clinton and Unions

    • By: David Nakamura, David Weigel
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 7 mins
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    "Trump's Anti-Trade Rhetoric Rattles the Campaign Message of Clinton and Unions" is from the July 04, 2016 Politics section of The Washington Post. It was written by David Nakamura and David Weigel and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • As California Considers Looser Marijuana Laws, Paul Calls out Christie

    • By: David Weigel
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 2 mins
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    "As California Considers Looser Marijuana Laws, Paul Calls out Christie" is from the September 17, 2015 Politics and Power section of The Washington Post. It was written by David Weigel and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Rand Paul to Ben Carson: There's No Religious Test in Politics

    • By: David Weigel
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 3 mins
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    "Rand Paul to Ben Carson: There's No Religious Test in Politics" is from the September 22, 2015 Politics and Power section of The Washington Post. It was written by David Weigel and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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