Daniel Strauss

Daniel Strauss is a reporter for Talking Points Memo. He was previously a breaking news reporter for The Hill newspaper and has written for Politico, Roll Call, The American Prospect, and Gaper's Block. He has also interned at Democracy: A Journal of Ideas and The New Yorker. Daniel grew up in Chicago and graduated from the University of Michigan with a B.A. in History. At Michigan he helped edit Consider, a weekly opinion magazine. He can be reached at daniel@talkingpointsmemo.com.

Articles by Daniel

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott (R) will have to sign an affidavit in order to vote thanks to Texas' new voter identification law.

The GOP-backed voter law requires voters to verify their identity with certain photo identification to a pre-approved voter list. If there are slight discrepancies between the names on the list and the identification presented, voters can sign an affidavit to move forward and vote. 

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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) refused to promise he would serve out another full term if he's re-elected next week.

Christie was asked by George Stephanopoulos about his plans for his next term (likely, since he's polling far ahead of his Democratic rival, state Sen. Barbara Buono) during an appearance on Good Morning America on Tuesday morning.

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