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The Washington Report has been a WQXR tradition for many years. Each week, The New York Times' David Sanger joins us with a preview of the top stories from Washington.

The Washington Report has been a WQXR tradition for many years. Each week, The New York Times' David Sanger joins us with a preview of the top stories from Washington.
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The Washington Report has been a WQXR tradition for many years. Each week, The New York Times' David Sanger joins us with a preview of the top stories from Washington.

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The Washington Report

7/28/2014
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Kerry Nolan talks with The New York Times' David Sanger.

Duration: 00:04:39


The U.S. - Taliban Prisoner Swap and the Crisis at the Veteran's Administra

6/1/2014
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Kerry Nolan sits down with the New York Times' David Sanger to discuss the latest developments from Washington.

Duration: 00:04:42


Ukraine Referendum, Yemen & Geithner's Book

5/11/2014
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David Sanger of the New York Times joins WNYC's Richard Hake to discuss the latest out of Ukraine, American forces in Yemen and former Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner's new book.

Duration: 00:03:28


Obamacare Website Improves & Syrian Chemical Weapons Cleanup Offshore

12/2/2013
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Eddie Robinson talks with David Sanger about the new challenges facing President Barack Obama's healthcare website, the long-running dispute between China and Japan, and how the U.S. plans to destroy Syria's chemical weapons at sea.

Duration: 00:05:00


Washington braces for potential shutdown; Outlook for Iran nuclear negotiat

9/30/2013
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Eddie Robinson talks with New York Times Chief Washington Correspondent David Sanger about the possibility of the U.S. government's first shutdown in nearly two decades as well as a preview of what to look for as a diplomatic push restarts Iran nuclear negotiations.

Duration: 00:04:00


Are American utility companies at risk for a new kind of cyber attack?

5/13/2013
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Kerry Nolan speaks with New York Times' Chief Washington Correspondent David Sanger about a new kind of cyber-attack; he looks at what we learned from the Benghazi hearings and ponders the question: is the President a lame duck already?

Duration: 00:04:37


Israeli Intel on Syria, Boston Intel on the Bombers and Are Journalists Too

4/29/2013
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Kerry Nolan talks with New York Times Chief Washington Correspondent David Sanger about chemical weapons in Syria's Civil War, whether the Boston bombing suspects had overseas training and whether it's such a good idea for reporters to cozy up to the people they cover.

Duration: 00:04:00


North Korea, Tax Day, and Bipartisan Compromise

4/15/2013
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David Sanger,?chief Washington correspondent for?The?New York Times, talks to?Kerry Nolan?about the idea of bipartisan compromise in Congress; about dueling intelligence reports on North Korea and the pain of tax day.

Duration: 00:04:13


Obama Shoots for Policy Trifecta

4/8/2013
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A tax and budget deal, an immigration reform deal and restrictions on gun sales. In the next few weeks, President Obama will try and get movement on all three. David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for The New York Times, talks to Nolan discusses if this policy trifecta will happen.

Duration: 00:04:58


How Serious is the Bluster from North Korea?

4/1/2013
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It's hard to remember a time when the United States seemed more on edge about North Korea. David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for The New York Times, talks to Kerry Nolan discusses the ratcheting up of tensions on the Korean peninsula.

Duration: 00:04:37


Missile Defense Expansion and President Obama Goes to Israel

3/18/2013
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This week on The Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for The New York Times, talks to Kerry Nolan discuss if the missile defense system will deter the North Koreans.

Duration: 00:05:02


Secretary Hagel Goes to Afghanistan

3/11/2013
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Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel made his first overseas trip to Afghanistan as head of the Pentagon. David Sanger talks to Marc Garber about the bumps and bruises from the trip, as well as the debate that is brewing over how much can be cut from the defense budget.

Duration: 00:04:20


The Great Sequester and Basketball Diplomacy

3/4/2013
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The sequester - $85 billion in across the board spending cuts - has begun. In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger talks to Kerry Nolan about what people can expect and whether the real impacts can still be avoided.

Duration: 00:03:28


Immigration, the Secretary of Defense, and Space Rocks

2/18/2013
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David Sanger talks to Kerry Nolan about the outrage over the administration's "Plan B' for immigration, the difficulty that Chuck Hagel is facing in his quest for confirmation as defense secretary, and new calls to watch the skies for threats from outer space.

Duration: 00:03:15


Arms Reductions, Preparing for Cyberattacks and the Next Budget Showdown

2/11/2013
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David Sanger talks to Kerry Nolan about his move toward reducing the country's nuclear force. He also follows up on an executive order, expected this week, that would affect how companies prepare for cyberattacks.

Duration: 00:03:26


Pre-emptive Cyber Attacks and Skeet Shooting

2/4/2013
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David Sanger talks to Kerry Nolan about an effort to come with rules to governing the use of cyber-weapons. He also discusses the recent airstrike against a scientific research center in Syria and President Obama's skeet shooting record.

Duration: 00:03:54


Gun Control, Mali and the Legacy of Secretary of State Clinton

1/28/2013
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David Sanger talks to Kerry Nolan about the final week of Hillary Rodham Clinton's tenure as Secretary of State, as well as an effort to reinstate an assault weapons ban and U.S. assistance to France in Mali.

Duration: 00:04:00


What to Expect from Obama's Second Inauguration

1/21/2013
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It's Inauguration Day. David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for The New York Times, talks to Kerry Nolan about what to look for in President Obama's second inaugural address, and how this event compares to his first inauguration.

Duration: 00:03:00


National Security Nominations and Mali

1/14/2013
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David Sanger talks about some objections being raised by Republicans to President Obama's nominations of Chuck Hagel as Defense Secretary, John Brennen as Director of the CIA and Jack Lew as Treasury Secretary, as well as the French involvement in Mali.

Duration: 00:03:35


Defense Nominations and the Looming Debt Ceiling Fight, Again.

1/7/2013
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David Sanger talks to Kerry Nolan about the likely selection by the President of Chuck Hagel as Defense Secretary and John Brennen as Director of the CIA and the ongoing drama of the debt-ceiling negotiations.

Duration: 00:03:42

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