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Asma Khalid

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White House Correspondent @NPR . Co-host of the @nprpolitics podcast. Mama to 2 tiny humans. Hoosier at Heart. akhalid @npr .org

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NPR
a day ago
Teenagers Myles and Marina Daniel lost both of their parents to COVID-19 within 24 hours. They're among more than 167,000 kids in the U.S. who have lost a parent or primary caregiver to the pandemic.
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Sarah Ryley
2 days ago
“Starting Monday, we will postpone 2,200 [surgeries] a week to make the best possible use of the staff we have,” Mass General Brigham’s COO said. This is ~40% of system's total surgical procedures. Hospitals are considering size and growth rate of tumors.
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Vivian Salama
2 days ago
President Biden came to office with decades of foreign policy experience & a belief that getting the US domestic house in order would help restore US influence abroad. But it’s been a very bumpy road. My deep dive into first year of Biden’s foreign policy.
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Asma Khalid
3 days ago
And - of course - @benswasey - who can’t escape working with me!
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Asma Khalid
3 days ago
I was thinking recently about all the wonderful folks I met working @wbur —- among them @NopalitaMami @Zeninjor @SachaPfeiffer @ShiraSpringer @TonyaMosley @francesmargaret @yasminamer @sdooling and so so many more! Such stars ⭐️ Such light 💡
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Maria Elena Garcia
3 days ago
Grateful for the space of opportunity that @Maria_Hinojosa has built for so many of us. Also thankful for my prior professional home @WBUR , a place that will always be in my heart. Ready for this new challenge! Let's make some extraordinary work!
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Tamara Keith
3 days ago
Today we taped our last @nprpolitics Podcast with producer @bgird2me . Watching him listen to the awesome tribute produced by @lexieschapitl and @ElenaMMoore was a journey!
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Asma Khalid
3 days ago
As he approaches the one-year mark of his presidency Jan. 20th.
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Ken Thomas
3 days ago
News: . @PressSec says President Biden will hold a formal news conference next Wednesday at 4 p.m.
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Steve Inskeep
3 days ago
This is a quote I stand behind.
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💫 Margaret Sullivan
3 days ago
‘The whole genre of the newsmaker-interview is broken,’ said @NPRinskeep when we talked Thursday about how Trump hung up on him this week. Read my column (no paywall) here
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Maggie Haberman
4 days ago
NEWS: The RNC has told the Commission on Presidential Debates that it's preparing to require presidential candidates to refuse to take part in those debates, potentially leading to a significant change in how debates have been conducted for 35 years
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Weijia Jiang
4 days ago
Just now, the President was asked if there’s a way forward on voting rights following a meeting with Senate Democrats. He said, “I hope we can get this done. The honest to God answer is I don’t know if we can get this done.” He vowed to keep fighting.
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SCOTUSblog
4 days ago
BREAKING: The Supreme Court BLOCKS the federal government's COVID-19 vaccine-or-test requirement for large workplaces. The court ALLOWS a vaccine mandate for workers at federally funded health care facilities to take effect nationwide.
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Asma Khalid
4 days ago
Got word this morning - in the middle of taping a podcast - the baby class at daycare is shut down. (Honestly though - that gush of relief when you find out the toddler’s class is still open … for now!)
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Jessica Grose
5 days ago
I haven’t heard the level of despair that I’ve heard over the past week since the spring of 2020. Some of the words parents used to describe their January 2022: “devastating,” “disgusting” and “at a breaking point." This week's column:
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Hamza Shaban
4 days ago
*stares directly at US newsrooms
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Davey Alba
4 days ago
Really interesting and I wish employers would take note
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Eliza Collins
4 days ago
Sinema on the Senate floor now reiterating that she will not support any rules changes that get rid of the 60-vote threshold. "While I continue to support these bills, I will not support separate actions that worsen the underlying disease of division infecting our country."
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Asma Khalid
4 days ago
We will miss you SO much @bgird2me Thanks for the radio magic, the laughs along the way (and the occasional reminder to check ourselves before we wreck ourselves).
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Barton Girdwood
4 days ago
that video is from 11:47pm and it’s just one example of a member of this brilliant team taking the time to laugh while relentlessly seeking the truth. no matter how late. i mean just look at all these smiling faces putting in the work way past their bedtime 2/5
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