Daniel Libit is a journalist based in Chicago, who serves as a contributing writer to National Journal. He previously was a staff reporter for The Daily and Politico. He has written for a number of publications, including The New York Times, Washington Post magazine, New Republic and Columbia Journalism Review.
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