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Fawn Johnson is a correspondent for National Journal, covering domestic policy issues such as gun control, transportation, and education. She is an expert on immigration, having covered it since the Clinton administration. Johnson is a long-time student of Washington D.C. policy and politics, with more than decade of experience covering Congress and the administration. She previously reported for Dow Jones Newswires and the Wall Street Journal where she covered financial regulation and telecommunications. She is an alumnus of CongressDaily, where she covered health care, labor, and immigration. Johnson first covered Congress at BNA Inc., where she wrote about labor, welfare, immigration, and employment law. She has an M.A. from the Annenberg School for Communication at University of Pennsylvania and a B.A. from Bates College.

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What Exactly Does ‘Airfare Transparency’ Mean?

Does "airfare transparency" means the total advertised price should include taxes and fees? The House doesn't think so.

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Glenn Beck is rabid in his opposition to the Common Core State Standards, but it's unclear how much influence his campaign will wield to overturn them.

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President Obama is creating a transportation investment center to play an advisory role to states and private investors.

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