The Washington Post

Neely Tucker

ReporterWashington, D.C.


The Alliance Defending Freedom helped write, promote and argue for the bill, which a federal court recently struck down.

  • Jul 21, 2016

Mississippi gays describe a place where “you have to live kind of an edited version of your life.”

  • Jul 19, 2016

Governor says to expect an “aggressive appeal” of judge’s decsion, setting up another battle over gay rights that could go to the Supreme Court.

  • Jul 1, 2016

The setting is Los Angeles, 1968 but little has changed since ‘Devil in a Blue Dress’

  • Jun 10, 2016

It’s the 3rd of June, and 30 years since the “Ode to Billie Joe” singer withdrew from the spotlight. We found her.

  • Jun 2, 2016

The gun used to kill Trayvon Martin joins a thorny debate over grisly artifacts from the past.

  • May 15, 2016

Gov. Robert Bentley was a deacon, doctor and grandfather. Now he’s facing impeachment.

  • Apr 17, 2016

Officers shot and critically wounded a teenager in downtown Salt Lake City, setting off demonstrations.

  • Feb 28, 2016

With Jeb Bush gone, GOP leaders here worry their state will be the next notch on the billionaire front-runner’s belt.

  • Feb 22, 2016

The accused Charleston gunman made visits to plantations, a slave port and a Confederacy museum.

  • Jul 1, 2015
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Neely Tucker is a staff writer in the Sunday Magazine. He has reported from more than 50 countries around the world and from two dozen of these United States. He is the author of “Love in the Driest Season.” A native of Mississippi, he now lives with his family just outside of D.C. He is an embarrassingly huge fan of Mississippi State and the New Orleans Saints.
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