Michael Grunwald

Michael Grunwald, a staff reporter for the Washington Post, is the author of The Swamp: The Everglades, Florida, and the Politics of Paradise.

The Zeitgeist Checklist
Feb. 3 2007 1:00 AMZeitgeist Checklist, Extra Articulate EditionWhat Washington is talking about this week.
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Jan. 20 2007 7:07 AMZeitgeist Checklist: Barack Obama, Presidential ExplorerWhat Washington is talking about this week.
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Dec. 30 2006 6:31 AMZeitgeist Checklist, Jerry Ford EditionWhat Washington is talking about this week.
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Dec. 16 2006 7:59 AMZeitgeist Checklist, Earmark-Free EditionWhat Washington is talking about this week.
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Nov. 17 2006 6:52 PMZeitgeist Checklist, Quagmire EditionWhat Washington is talking about this week.
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Nov. 4 2006 7:05 AMZeitgeist Checklist, Kerry's Back EditionWhat Washington is talking about this week.
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Oct. 20 2006 6:42 PMZeitgeist Checklist: Still Turning the CornerWhat Washington is talking about this week.
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Oct. 7 2006 7:50 AMZeitgeist Checklist, Underage Page EditionWhat Washington is talking about this week.
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Aug. 5 2006 8:10 AMThe Zeitgeist ChecklistWhat Washington is talking about this week.
Politics
Nov. 10 2003 11:06 AMRiver BlindnessThe Army Corps of Engineers' continuing campaign to pour concrete into the Mississippi.
Politics
Jan. 15 2002 11:21 AMNYSE Guys Finish FirstWhy did Rudy Giuliani give the New York Stock Exchange a billion-dollar handout?
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Jan. 26 2007 6:59 PMZeitgeist Checklist: SOTU, So What?What Washington is talking about this week.
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Jan. 13 2007 6:51 AMZeitgeist Checklist, Escalation/Surge EditionWhat Washington is talking about this week.
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Dec. 22 2006 6:22 PMZeitgeist Checklist, Miss USA EditionWhat Washington is talking about this week.
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Dec. 8 2006 6:38 PMZeitgeist Checklist, Iraq Study Group EditionWhat Washington is talking about this week.
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Nov. 10 2006 6:28 PMZeitgeist Checklist, Landslide EditionWhat Washington is talking about this week.
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Oct. 28 2006 7:15 AMZeitgeist Checklist, Course-Staying EditionWhat Washington is talking about this week.
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Oct. 13 2006 6:49 PMZeitgeist Checklist, GOP Collapse EditionWhat Washington is talking about this week.
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Aug. 12 2006 7:22 AMThe Zeitgeist ChecklistWhat Washington is talking about this week.
Politics
March 3 2004 5:46 PMJohn Kerry's WafflesIf you don't like the Democratic nominee's views, just wait a week.
Politics
May 5 2003 6:08 PMThe Corps CoredThe Bushies take a big bite out of the Army Corps of Engineers budget.
Hey, Wait A Minute
June 15 2001 8:30 PMSwamp ThingThe plan to restore the Everglades is not what you think it is. 

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  Double X
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  Technology
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  Health & Science
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