David Nakamura

ReporterWashington, D.C.


WHITE HOUSE DEBRIEF | The president’s frustration is showing as he fends off attacks from the left.

  • Apr 26, 2015

Obama uses appearance at Organizing for Action to tout free-trade agenda.

  • Apr 23, 2015

Walking among the crocodiles, Obama uses the Everglades as the backdrop global warming appeal

  • Apr 23, 2015

Hillary Clinton is noncommittal on Obama’s Asia-Pacific plan as party division widens.

  • Apr 21, 2015

President Obama is seeking to build support for trade push despite opposition from his own party.

  • Apr 21, 2015

The White House will highlight efforts to protect the environment despite opposition from Republicans.

  • Apr 20, 2015

The administration asked a 5th Circuit panel to allow program to proceed as judge deliberates over states’ lawsuit.

  • Apr 17, 2015

President Obama’s high-stakes bid to complete one of the largest free-trade pacts in U.S. history took a step forward with the introduction of a bipartisan bill that would give his administration vast new powers to close the deal.

  • Apr 16, 2015

Now we all know the senator’s musical preferences.

  • Apr 16, 2015

As senator, he voted against CAFTA. As president, he touts an Asia pact opposed by many Democrats.

  • Apr 15, 2015
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David Nakamura started at the Washington Post as a summer intern in 1992 and is amazed he once did this job without the Internet, a cell phone, GPS, Wikipedia or a laptop computer. After four years as a sports reporter, he moved to the local news staff and wrote about education in Virginia and Maryland and city government in Washington, D.C. In 2004, he was part of a team that uncovered high levels of lead contamination in D.C. tap water, a series that won the 2005 Selden Ring Award for investigative reporting. He has reported from Afghanistan, Pakistan and Japan.
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