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Karin Caifa

Washington, DC
Reporter and Senior Producer, CNN Newsource — CNN

Reporter for @CNNNewsource. @JohnsHopkins & @columbiajourn alum. Frequent flier. Runner. Clarinet nerd. Anxious Mets fan. RTs not endorsements. Opinions mine.

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Multiplatform journalist currently covering the 2016 presidential race for CNN Newsource, based in Washington. Johns Hopkins, Peabody Conservatory and Columbia J-School alum.

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Nov 17, 2017

After the House passed their tax plan Thursday, the Senate moved their proposal out of committee.  http://www.cnn.com/2017/11/16/politics/tax-bill-committee/index.html 

Nov 16, 2017

For those who tweeted asking about it: The 13 House GOP “no” votes on the tax bill (almost all from NJ, NY, CA)  http://www.cnn.com/2017/11/16/politics/house-republicans-vote-no-tax-bill/index.html 

Nov 16, 2017

More than a dozen votes so far this year would have failed or been in jeopardy with one fewer GOP senator...  http://www.cnn.com/2017/11/16/politics/moore-senate-51-49-balance/index.html 

Nov 16, 2017

House Republicans pass tax plan, Senate plan’s future unclear (via @CNNPolitics)  http://cnn.it/2zKhtGq 

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What was your first job as a journalist?

My first paycheck from a news outlet came at age 9, when I won the Times Herald-Record (Middletown, NY) holiday writing contest.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

In 2nd grade, I insisted that my dad pull out his typewriter so I could type up an assignment and make it look "professional."

Why did you become a journalist?

Journalism takes me places I never dreamed I'd go, and then I get to relay and share those experiences.