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    • Bob Woodward’s New Book Reveals a ‘Nervous Breakdown’ of Trump’s Presidency

    • By: Philip Rucker, Robert Costa
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 13 mins
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    John Dowd was convinced that President Trump would commit perjury if he talked to special counsel Robert S. Mueller III. So, on Jan. 27, the president’s then-personal attorney staged a practice session to try to make his point.

    "Bob Woodward’s New Book Reveals a ‘Nervous Breakdown’ of Trump’s Presidency" is from the September 04, 2018 Politics section of The Washington Post. It was written by Philip Rucker and Robert Costa and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Trump Reveals How He Would Force Mexico to Pay for Border Wall

    • By: Bob Woodward, Robert Costa
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 7 mins
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    "Trump Reveals How He Would Force Mexico to Pay for Border Wall" is from the April 05, 2016 Politics section of The Washington Post. It was written by Bob Woodward, Robert Costa and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Leading Contender to Be Trump’s Supreme Court Pick Faces Questions from Social Conservatives

    • By: Robert Costa, Josh Dawsey
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 9 mins
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    An intensifying debate over Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh, a front-runner in President Trump’s search for a Supreme Court nominee, gripped Republicans on Tuesday, with conservative critics highlighting past rulings and his links to GOP leaders while his allies — including inside the White House — forcefully defended him.

    "Leading Contender to Be Trump’s Supreme Court Pick Faces Questions from Social Conservatives" is from the July 03, 2018 Politics section of The Washington Post. It was written by Robert Costa and Josh Dawsey and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Conservatives Mount a Whisper Campaign Smearing Khashoggi in Defense of Trump

    • By: Robert Costa, Karoun Demirjian
    • Narrated by: Jenny Hoops
    • Length: 10 mins
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    Hard-line Republicans and conservative commentators are mounting a whispering campaign against Jamal Khashoggi that is designed to protect President Trump from criticism of his handling of the dissident journalist’s alleged murder by operatives of Saudi Arabia — and support Trump’s continued aversion to a forceful response to the oil-rich desert kingdom.

    "Conservatives Mount a Whisper Campaign Smearing Khashoggi in Defense of Trump" is from the October 19, 2018 Politics section of The Washington Post. It was written by Robert Costa and Karoun Demirjian and narrated by Jenny Hoops.

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    • Bannon Pitches White House on Plan to Cripple Mueller Probe and Protect Trump

    • By: Robert Costa
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 7 mins
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    Stephen K. Bannon, who was ousted as White House chief strategist last summer but has remained in touch with some members of President Trump’s circle, is pitching a plan to West Wing aides and congressional allies to cripple the federal probe into Russian interference in the 2016 election, according to four people familiar with the discussions.

    "Bannon Pitches White House on Plan to Cripple Mueller Probe and Protect Trump" is from the April 11, 2018 Politics section of The Washington Post. It was written by Robert Costa and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • White House Replaces Lawyer Ty Cobb with Clinton Impeachment Attorney Emmet Flood

    • By: Robert Costa, Josh Dawsey, Rosalind S. Helderman, and others
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 5 mins
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    White House lawyer Ty Cobb, who served as the administration’s point person in dealing with special counsel Robert S. Mueller III, is stepping down and will be replaced by veteran white-collar defense attorney Emmet Flood, according to senior administration officials.

    "White House Replaces Lawyer Ty Cobb with Clinton Impeachment Attorney Emmet Flood" is from the May 02, 2018 Politics section of The Washington Post. It was written by Robert Costa, Josh Dawsey, Rosalind S. Helderman, Philip Rucker and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • ‘Rock Bottom’: Supreme Court Fight Reveals a Country on the Brink

    • By: Michael Scherer, Robert Costa
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 11 mins
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    When Christine Blasey Ford accused Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh of sexual assault last month, she did more than open herself up to unwanted scrutiny. She held up a mirror to a country in crisis, revealing its political players and embattled institutions not for what they claimed to be but for what they really are.

    "‘Rock Bottom’: Supreme Court Fight Reveals a Country on the Brink" is from the October 06, 2018 Politics section of The Washington Post. It was written by Michael Scherer and Robert Costa and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Pence Leaves Open the Possibility of Nuclear Weapons in Space: ‘Peace Comes Through Strength’

    • By: Robert Costa
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 2 mins
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    Vice President Pence on Tuesday declined to rule out the idea of deploying nuclear weapons in space, saying the current ban on their use is “in the interest of every nation” but the issue should be decided on “the principle that peace comes through strength.”

    "Pence Leaves Open the Possibility of Nuclear Weapons in Space: ‘Peace Comes Through Strength’" is from the October 23, 2018 Politics section of The Washington Post. It was written by Robert Costa and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • ‘The Trauma for a Man’: Male Fury and Fear Rises in Gop in Defense of Kavanaugh

    • By: Philip Rucker, Robert Costa
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 9 mins
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    The sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett M. Kavanaugh have sparked a wave of unbridled anger and anxiety from many Republican men, who say they are in danger of being swept up by false accusers who are biased against them.

    "‘The Trauma for a Man’: Male Fury and Fear Rises in Gop in Defense of Kavanaugh" is from the October 01, 2018 Politics section of The Washington Post. It was written by Philip Rucker andRobert Costa and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Hannity’s Rising Role in Trump’s World: ‘He Basically Has a Desk in the Place’

    • By: Robert Costa, Sarah Ellison, Josh Dawsey
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 7 mins
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    The phone calls between President Trump and Sean Hannity come early in the morning or late at night, after the Fox News host goes off the air. They discuss ideas for Hannity’s show, Trump’s frustration with the ongoing special counsel probe and even, at times, what the president should tweet, according to people familiar with the conversations. When he’s off the phone, Trump is known to cite Hannity when he talks with White House advisers.

    "Hannity’s Rising Role in Trump’s World: ‘He Basically Has a Desk in the Place’" is from the April 17, 2018 Politics section of The Washington Post. It was written by Robert Costa, Sarah Ellison, Josh Dawsey and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • ‘An Angry Mob’: Republicans Work to Recast Democratic Protests as Out-Of-Control Anarchy

    • By: Matt Viser, Robert Costa
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 8 mins
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    When thousands of furious, screaming protesters marched toward the Capitol over the weekend as Justice Brett M. Kavanaugh was confirmed, Republican staffers peered out at the scene from the windows above. They were not alarmed but elated."

    ‘An Angry Mob’: Republicans Work to Recast Democratic Protests as Out-Of-Control Anarchy" is from the October 08, 2018 Politics section of The Washington Post. It was written by Matt Viser andRobert Costa and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • No. 2 Senate Republican Sharply Questions Credibility of Kavanaugh Accuser

    • By: John Wagner, Seung Min Kim, Robert Costa
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 6 mins
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    The No. 2 Republican in the Senate on Tuesday sharply questioned the credibility of the woman who has accused Judge Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault, as GOP leaders indicated they will limit witnesses at next week’s hearing to just the Supreme Court nominee and his accuser.

    "No. 2 Senate Republican Sharply Questions Credibility of Kavanaugh Accuser" is from the September 18, 2018 Politics section of The Washington Post. It was written by John Wagner, Seung Min Kim and Robert Costa and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Who Is Stefan A. Halper, the FBI Source Who Assisted the Russia Investigation?

    • By: Robert Costa, Carol D. Leonnig, Shane Harris
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 6 mins
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    Stefan A. Halper, the FBI source who assisted the Russia investigation and is at the center of a standoff between congressional Republicans and the Justice Department, is a well-connected veteran of past GOP administrations who convened senior intelligence officials for seminars at the University of Cambridge in England.

    "Who Is Stefan A. Halper, the FBI Source Who Assisted the Russia Investigation?" is from the May 21, 2018 Politics section of The Washington Post. It was written by Robert Costa, Carol D. Leonnig and Shane Harris and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • In a Career Filled With Political Diplomacy, U.N. Is a Natural Step for Nikki Haley

    • By: Robert Costa
    • Narrated by: Jill Melancon
    • Length: 5 mins
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    In a Career Filled With Political Diplomacy, U.N. Is a Natural Step for Nikki Haley

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    • How Bernie Sanders Missed His Chance to Beat Hillary Clinton

    • By: John Wagner, Philip Rucker, Robert Costa
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 15 mins
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    "How Bernie Sanders Missed His Chance to Beat Hillary Clinton" is from the June 05, 2016 Politics section of The Washington Post. It was written by John Wagner, Philip Rucker and Robert Costa and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Newt Gingrich Auditions to Be Trump's Veep

    • By: Robert Costa
    • Narrated by: Jenny Hoops
    • Length: 7 mins
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    "Newt Gingrich Auditions to Be Trump's Veep" is from the July 6, 2016 Politics section of The Washington Post. It was written by Robert Costa and narrated by Jenny Hoops.

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    • Inside Bannon’s Struggle: From ‘Shadow President’ to Trump’s Marked Man

    • By: Philip Rucker, Ashley Parker, Robert Costa
    • Narrated by: Jenny Hoops
    • Length: 12 mins
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    The president’s comments were described by White House officials as a dressing-down and warning shot, though one Bannon friend, reflecting on them Wednesday, likened Bannon to a terminally ill family member who had been moved into hospice care.

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    • Trump Holds His Fire as Advisers Urge Him Not to Dismiss Rosenstein

    • By: Devlin Barrett, Robert Costa, Josh Dawsey
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 6 mins
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    Advisers to President Trump are counseling him against firing Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein over memos written by the former acting director of the FBI that say Rosenstein proposed secretly recording the president and pushed for his removal from office.

    "Trump Holds His Fire as Advisers Urge Him Not to Dismiss Rosenstein" is from the September 22, 2018 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Devlin Barrett ,Robert Costa andJosh Dawsey and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Defiant Republicans Hope Kavanaugh Fight Will Stoke Their Voters Next Month

    • By: Robert Costa
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 5 mins
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    Senate Republicans were defiant on Sunday, one day after Brett M. Kavanaugh was sworn in as the 114th Supreme Court justice, brushing aside concerns about how they handled the brutal confirmation process and the potential costs in next month’s midterm elections.

    "Defiant Republicans Hope Kavanaugh Fight Will Stoke Their Voters Next Month" is from the October 07, 2018 Politics section of The Washington Post. It was written by Robert Costa and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • It's a Hard Problem': Inside Trump's Decision to Send More Troops to Afghanistan

    • By: Philip Rucker, Robert Costa
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 9 mins
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    President Trump was frustrated and fuming. Again and again, in the windowless Situation Room at the White House, he lashed out at his national security team over the Afghanistan war, and the paucity of appealing options gnawed at him.

    "It's a Hard Problem': Inside Trump's Decision to Send More Troops to Afghanistan" is from the August 21, 2017 Politics section of The Washington Post. It was written by Philip Rucker and Robert Costa and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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