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Amber Strong

Politics Reporter

Following an internship with MSNBC, Amber began her career in news in her hometown of Indianapolis, Indiana. She found her niche working behind the scenes at the NBC affiliate, running audio and studio cameras. She quickly transitioned to producer and host of a weekend news magazine program. But politics beckoned. She made the move to Washington DC working as a presidential campaign field producer. Shortly thereafter, Amber was promoted to fill-in White House Correspondent for CBN NEWS, finally settling in as a Washington Correspondent. Amber lives and breathes all things politics and entertainment and has had the privilege of interviewing some of the biggest names in both industries, including Tonight Show Host Jimmy Fallon and Second Lady Karen Pence. However, her true love is sharing stories of unseen heroes giving back to the community.

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APU.S.

Historic Pick of Cardinal-Designate Gregory May Have Political Impact

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APU.S.

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APSci/Health

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A demonstrator holds a sign in front of the U.S. Supreme Court.
APU.S.

Supreme Court Seems Favorable To Keeping Parts Of Obamacare

U.S. Supreme Court,Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2020
APU.S.

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APPolitics

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APPolitics

What President-Elect Biden Will Need To Accomplish By Inauguration

Woman wearing a sorority's "vote" hat
APPolitics

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Former Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi displays a court order
APU.S.

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APPolitics

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APU.S.

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Health Warnings, Tips for Halloween, Día de Muertos Activities

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APWorld

Why Nigerians Are Taking To The Streets In Protests

Early voting line in Savannah, Georgia
APPolitics

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Fukushima nuclear plant
APWorld

Japan May Dump Wastewater From Fukushima Facility Into Ocean

Former Vice President Joe Biden speaks at a Church, Sept., 2020
APPolitics

Biden Tries To Sway Christian Voters Away From GOP

The US Supreme Court, October 2020
APU.S.

Upcoming Supreme Court Cases May Have Major Impact After Election

Amy Coney Barrett on Capitol Hill, September 2020
APU.S.

The Life And Views Of Judge Amy Coney Barrett

A student has his temperature taken in Brooklyn, New York.
APSci/Health

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Senator Mike Lee meets with Judge Amy Coney Barrett, September 2020
APU.S.

White House: Judge Amy Coney Barrett Tests Negative For COVID-19

Judge Amy Coney Barrett, September 2020
APPolitics

Health Care, Abortion And The Supreme Court

NewsyPolitics

President Trump, VP Joe Biden and COVID-19

Pres. Trump nominates Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court
AP Photo/Alex BrandonPolitics

President Trump Nominates Amy Coney Barrett For Supreme Court

A screenshot from Rushing's Senate Judicial Hearing
ScreenshotU.S.

A Look at Potential Supreme Court Nominee Judge Allison Jones Rushing

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ScreenshotU.S.

Who is Judge Amy Coney Barrett?

Ruth Bader Ginsburg, 1977
Collection of the Supreme Court of the United States via APU.S.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Cultural Impact

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Brea Markey-JohnsonSci/Health

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President Trump speaks at a campaign rally Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2020, in North Carolina.
APPolitics

President Trump Pitches Suburbia. Is it working?

Aug. 24, 2020, file photo, Postmaster General Louis DeJoy
APU.S.

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APU.S.

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