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

California Attorney General Kamala Harris (D), who's running to succeed outgoing Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-CA), has been tapped by the Obama administration to serve as a messenger for how President Barack Obama's immigration executive actions help the state's economy.

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Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) doesn't trust reports on the current unemployment rate, and told a gathering of the Republican Jewish Coalition in Iowa that the rate has been "massaged, it's been doctored." Dave Weigel of Bloomberg, who was in attendance, posted the remarks on Twitter.

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