Scott Wong

The Hill

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Senior reporter for The Hill; former congressional reporter for Politico (2010-2014)

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House Speaker Paul Ryan said today he still supports Donald Trump, despite "racist" comments by the Republican nominee.

Paul Ryan Defends the GOP against Trump's "Racist Comment"

House Speaker Paul Ryan said today he still supports Donald Trump, despite "racist" comments by the Republican nominee.

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Ohio will lose $25 million for primary and secondary education; Georgia may not get the money to vaccinate against childhood disease; Pennsylvania will loose help for victims of…

Friday's Sequester: Economic Disaster or Political Theater?

Ohio will lose $25 million for primary and secondary education; Georgia may not get the money to vaccinate against childhood disease; Pennsylvania will loose help for victims of…

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