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Khorri Atkinson is a reporting fellow and a Chips Quinn Scholar at the Texas Tribune. He is a master’s student at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism and has previously worked at as a digital intern, where he wrote about national politics and the 2016 presidential election. He is a former board member of the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ).

Recent Contributions

 Abby Livingston

Cornyn Gun Measure Fails in U.S. Senate

A week after the deadliest mass shooting in the country's history, the U.S. Senate voted down four gun control measures, including one put forward by Sen. John Cornyn seeking to ban the sale of weapons to people on the FBI’s terrorist watch list.

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 Michael Stravato

Trump Ratchets Up Anti-Terrorism Rhetoric

Donald Trump on Friday used a rally in The Woodlands to ratchet up his rhetoric against terrorism, calling the gunman in the recent Orlando terrorist attack a "son of a bitch" and imploring Americans to arm themselves and be more willing to report suspicious activity.

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Cornyn, Cruz Push for Recovery of Nazi-stolen Artwork

Decades after Nazis confiscated paintings and artwork from thousands of Holocaust victims, Texas Sens. Ted Cruz and John Cornyn are setting aside their fractious relationship and trying to make it easier for descendants to recover heirlooms.

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