Matt Viser

Matt Viser


National political reporter at @washingtonpost | Reachable at matt.viser@washpost.com

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“Gun violence in this country is an epidemic,” President Biden says. “And it’s an international embarrassment.”

UNC expected to hire Hubert Davis as next head coach.

A behind-the-scenes look at the decision-making that led to Biden health officials pausing Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine, including a Monday night Zoom call. @lauriemcginley2  @bylenasun  @FrancesSSellers 

Close to 2,500 American troops have died over the past 20 years in Afghanistan, serving their country in the nation’s longest war. Close to 2,500 Americans have died from covid over just the past four days, in a pandemic of unimaginable proportions.

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President Trump, who has said Barack Obama wasn’t born in the United States and Ted Cruz’s father was behind JFK assassination, says laws should make it harder to say things that are false.

NEW: The lawyer who oversaw the vetting of Joe Biden for Obama tells us: “This kind of complaint — not just Tara Reade, but any kind of complaint about Senator Biden on sexual harassment — never came up...we found no such accusation.”

Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis: "I've never seen refugees as traumatized as coming out of Syria. It’s got to end." Number of Syrian refugees admitted to the United States: 2016: 15,479 2017: 3,024 2018: 11

Police have charged Anthony Brennan III, age 60 of Kensington, Maryland, with three counts of second-degree assault for the incident on the Capital Crescent Trail.

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The United States President referring to a sitting United States Senator as “Pocahontas” is something we should continue to be shocked by.

The crowd size comparison, from 2009 and today.

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