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Cliff Judy

Channel Manager

After nearly a decade in the field, the guy who loves reporting the big story is now committed to analyzing them. Cliff's time as an anchor/reporter in Wichita and Kansas City earned him two Emmys, and he believes strongly in a well-informed and skeptical viewer. He loves politics, baseball and potato chips. Don't touch Cliff's potato chips.

  Recent Work
Missouri Farm Bureau Vice President Todd Hays
Newsy Staff / Connor HickoxPolitics

Trump's Trade War Is Leaving Missourians Bruised, But Not Broken

A woman holds a copy of the Constitution
Getty ImagesPolitics

Where The Idea For Presidential Pardons Came From

Ethan Kasnett, an 8th grade student at the Lab School in Washington, DC, views the original constitution after a ceremony.
Getty ImagesPolitics

A Lot Of Americans Don't Understand Government ... That's Not Good

Painting of the signing of the U.S. Constitution.
Howard Chandler ChristyPolitics

The Founding Fathers Really Wanted A National University

U.S. President Theodore Roosevelt
U.S. National ArchivesPolitics

The US' History Of Protecting Religious Freedom In Other Countries

An Islamic student prays at the al Azhar mosque before heading into exams in Cairo, Egypt.
Getty ImagesPolitics

Promoting Religious Freedom Abroad Is Strategic For The U.S.

Demonstrators gather outside of The United States Supreme Court during an oral arguments in Gill v. Whitford.
Getty ImagesPolitics

Supreme Court Decides Against Getting Involved In Gerrymandering Cases

Demonstrators gather outside of the United States Supreme Court during oral arguments in Gill v. Whitford
Getty ImagesPolitics

Gerrymandering Is Absolutely Unfair, But Should SCOTUS Get Involved?

A DACA rally in Chicago, Illinois.
NewsyPolitics

As DACA Winds Through Courts, A Cautionary Tale In Executive Orders

 World

10 Injured In Explosion At St. Petersburg Grocery Store

Tax forms
Getty ImagesU.S.

Individuals Scrambling Before New Tax Law Goes Into Effect

Hugh Hefner
Getty ImagesEntertainment

Hugh Hefner Has Died At 91

Aung San Suu Kyi
Getty ImagesWorld

Myanmar's Leader Finally Talked About The Rohingya ... And Said Little

A Ku Klux Klan flies during a Klan demonstration at the state house building on July 18, 2015 in Columbia, South Carolina.
Getty Images / John MooreU.S.

2016's Hate Groups Followed Politics And Became Very Anti-Muslim

President James Buchanan's inauguration
Library of CongressPolitics

This Is What The Presidential Inauguration Looked Like In 1857

A side-by-side of alleged drug dealer Shaun Miller, disguised as an elderly man.
Barnstable Police DepartmentU.S.

A Suspected Drug Dealer Was Captured Looking 40 Years Older

Gary Johnson speaks to reporters at a rally.
Newsy / Kevin ClancyPolitics

The Presidential Debates Might Have A Third Podium After All

Protesters in support of a $15 an hour minimum wage march together on September 10, 2015 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
Getty Images / Joe RaedlePolitics

Democrats Will Make $15 Minimum Wage Part Of Party Message

Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., speaks on the floor of the Senate Wednesday.
C-SPANPolitics

Senate Democrats Are Filibustering For Gun Control Legislation

Mark Cuban speaks with the media after leaving the Earle Cabell Federal Building and Courthouse in downtown Dallas.
Getty Images / Stewart F. HousePolitics

It's Hard To Woo Someone To Run Against Donald Trump, Even Mark Cuban

Roy Moore, former Chief Justice of the Alabama Supreme Court, testifies at a Senate hearing in 2004.
Getty Images / Matthew CavanaughU.S.

Alabama's Supreme Court Chief Justice Might Get Fired ... Again

John Yoo, the attorney who drafted the Bush administration's rationale for waterboarding.
NewsyU.S.

Even DOJ Lawyer Who Approved Waterboarding Says Trump Doesn't Get It

Ferguson, Missouri, residents voting in 2014.
Getty Images / Scott OlsonPolitics

Don't Ignore The Missouri And Illinois Primaries On 'Mega Tuesday'

Republican presidential candidates Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL), Donald Trump and Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) participate in a debate.
Getty Images / Chip SomodevillaU.S.

Trump's Rivals Complain He Broke Debate Rules; GOP Debates Have Rules?

Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán is shown to the media after his recapture in January 2016.
Government of MexicoWorld

El Chapo's Daughter Claims He Visited Her US Home While On The Run

A baby with microcephaly at a hospital in Brazil.
Getty Images / Mario TamaSci/Health

Two New Studies Confirm The Worst About The Zika Virus

Atlanta Falcons fans wave flags during the NFC Divisional Playoff Game against the Seattle Seahawks at Georgia Dome.
Getty Images / Streeter LeckaSports

Atlanta Falcons Not Happy Coach Asked Prospect If He's Gay

Protesters gather outside the U.S. Supreme Court on March 2 as justices hear arguments in a Texas abortion case.
Newsy / Kate GrumkePolitics

Did SCOTUS Just Tip Its Hand With Abortion Ruling?

Marvin Lee
Catawba County Sheriff's OfficeU.S.

Man Stuck On Icy Roads Accused Of Killing Good Samaritan

Bill Cosby
Getty Images / William Thomas CainU.S.

Old Evidence Might Taint Charges Against Bill Cosby