Barton Gellman

staff writer at The Atlantic

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Staff writer at The Atlantic. Contributor to the Washington Post and senior fellow at the Century Foundation; author of Angler: The Cheney Vice Presidency; former Contributing Editor-at-Large for Time magazine; former Pulitzer Prize-winning national correspondent for the Washington Post

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