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

North Carolina House Speaker Thom Tillis the Republican nominee for U.S. Senate in North Carolina, declined to say whether he would support Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) if they both win in November because he wants to be an "independent" senator for the state.

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When businesswoman Janice Leahy sat down with former Sen. Scott Brown (R-MA), now running for Senate in New Hampshire, to talk with him about Obamacare, Brown presented her with a "Hero Award" plaque that read "Women for Scott Brown." Leahy, however, wasn't sure why she was given the award in the first place.

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