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

The conservative reform group For America released a scathing new attack video hitting former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (R) for giving an award to former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (D). The ad, entitled "Unelectable," uses Clinton's handling of the attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi to attack Bush. Both Clinton and Bush are potentially strong 2016 presidential candidates.

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A new poll released Wednesday showed former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice leading almost two dozen names in the race for Sen. Barbara Boxer's (D-CA) Senate seat, including California Attorney General Kamala Harris (D).

But Rice's chief of staff said that the former secretary of State still isn't interested in jumping into the race and is happing teaching at Stanford University.

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During a question and answer period following a foreign policy speech on Wednesday, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (R) conceded that there were mistakes made during his brother's time presiding over the war in Iraq.

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