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Jake Jones

Digital Content Producer

Jake left his small Missouri hometown to study broadcast journalism and political science at the University of Missouri. After completing his undergrad work and adopting a fat cat named Kasper, he quickly delved into the political arena of 2016. He's active on Twitter (@JakeJones4Newsy) and is always interested in a (civil) political debate.

  Recent Work
Sen. Chuck Schumer
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Democrats Say They'll Sue If Kavanaugh Info Request Isn't Fulfilled

Border Patrol agent frisks a woman
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Official: HHS Doesn't Have To Check On Kids Released From Its Custody

Overdose patient
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CDC Estimates A Record Number Of People Died Of Overdoses In 2017

President Donald Trump
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President Trump Releases Statement On John Brennan's Security Access

Bridge collapse
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Italian PM Declares State Of Emergency After Bridge Collapse

Gary Johnson
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Gary Johnson Announces Bid For New Mexico Senate Seat

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu
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Israel Protests ICC's Decision To Ask Palestinians For Information

Tinder app
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Tinder's Founders Are Suing The App's Owners For Billions

Paul Manafort
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Paul Manafort's Defense Rests; Trial Advances To Final Arguments

The White House
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D.C. Prepares For Second 'Unite The Right' Rally

Uighurs
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UN Questions China About Muslim 'Re-education Camps'

Palestinian protesters
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NPR: US Will Likely Cut Most Palestinian Aid Permanently

SCOTUS Nominee Brett Kavanaugh
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SCOTUS Nominee Brett Kavanaugh's Confirmation Hearing Scheduled

Border patrol
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Trump Admin Submits Plan To Reunite Children With Deported Parents

Kim Jong-un
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North Korea Criticized Some US Officials, But Not Trump

Aerial view of Argentina National Congress
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Argentina's Senate Votes Against Legal Abortion

AG Jeff Sessions
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Judge Orders 2 Deported Immigrants Seeking Appeal Returned To US

Yemeni bus
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Several Yemeni Children Killed By Coalition Airstrike

Mohammed bin Salman
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Why Canada And Saudi Arabia Are Having A Diplomatic Feud Right Now

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo
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US To Impose Sanctions On Russia Over Nerve Agent Poisoning

Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani
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Trump's Legal Team Rejects Mueller's Latest Interview Request

Jeff Sessions speaking at a National Sheriffs' Association event
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ACLU Files Suit Against Jeff Sessions Over Asylum Restrictions

American and Chinese flags
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Trump Administration Announces Tariffs On $16B In Chinese Goods

Arab protesters
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Arab Groups Challenge Israel's Nation-State Law In Court

Nelson Chamisa at a press conference in Harare
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Zimbabwe Opposition Candidate Calls Election Results 'Illegal'

Immigrants
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Federal Judge Orders DACA Be Fully Reinstated

Exxon sign
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SEC Ends Investigation Into ExxonMobil

Iranian Presidet Hassan Rouhani
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Iran Reportedly Executing Naval Drills In Strait of Hormuz

Emmerson Mnangagwa
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Emmerson Mnangagwa Wins Zimbabwe's First Post-Mugabe Election

President Donald Trump
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Mueller, Trump Lawyers Closing In On Interview Agreement