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

Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) announced his candidacy for president on Tuesday and a key figure in Paul circles is reportedly making a comeback.

Jesse Benton (pictured left), former campaign manager to now-Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), and a longtime aide of both Rand Paul and his father, former Rep. Ron Paul (R-TX), will serve as the new presidential candidate's campaign manager, according to National Journal.

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The American Legislative Exchange Council has had enough with being called climate change deniers, and the conservative business group is sending out cease and desist letters to some of its loudest environmental critics.

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