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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

A new legal argument from the Mississippi Republican Party may turn everything about what state Sen. Chris McDaniel (R-MS) has been saying about his election challenge on its head.

Since the Mississippi runoff election for U.S. Senate between McDaniel and Cochran (R-MS) on June 24, McDaniel's challenge to the election results have centered on the argument that Cochran won through illegal crossover votes from Democrats. But, the party's lawyer said, a court could easily rule that such votes are legal.

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Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood (D) said his office is investigating whether Charles Johnson paid a man to falsely accuse Sen. Thad Cochran's (R-MS) re-election campaign of creating a vote-buying scheme to get Democrats and African Americans to vote for him over state Sen. Chris McDaniel in the runoff of the Mississippi Republican primary for United States Senate.

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