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Dan Mangan

Dan Mangan

Dan Mangan is a reporter covering politics for

Mangan has been a journalist for more than 20 years, and after joining CNBC he spent almost five years covering health care, with a focus on the Affordable Care Act, as Obamacare is formally known. Before that, he did a stint of more than a dozen years working at The New York Post, where he routinely covered major stories, including the 9/11 terror attacks, the Bernard Madoff Ponzi scheme, the 2008 financial meltdown and a slew of juicy Gotham scandals du jour, among them the personal tribulations of Yankee slugger Alex Rodriguez.

Prior to that, Mangan began his career in Connecticut, writing obituaries for The Hour of Norwalk, before moving on to cover business, government and the court systems at The Hour, the Fairfield County Business Journal and The Advocate of Stamford.

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