Emily Heil, Washington Post

Emily Heil

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Recent articles by Emily:

Chance the Rapper backs new candidate in Chicago mayoral race

The Windy City native had previously backed a candidate who lost in a runoff -- and now he is endorsing Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle. → Read More

Anita Hill to receive Courage Award for ‘truthtelling’

Literary and human-rights organization PEN America lauded the professor and activist for paving the way for the #MeToo movement. → Read More

What Ariana Grande’s ‘Sweetener’ tour has to do with the 2020 election

The “thank u, next” singer is turning her concert stops into voter-registration drives. → Read More

Ellen wants to officiate Cory Booker and Rosario Dawson’s White House wedding — if it happens

The talk show host has big plans for the New Jersey Democrat. → Read More

Katie Couric tells Wendy Williams she once had a blind date with Cory Booker

The TV personality said they didn't kiss — or even hold hands. → Read More

Actress Minnie Driver spotted on a coffee run in Georgetown

The "Speechless" actress had tweeted that she'd enjoyed a drink in Washington the night before without being recognized. → Read More

Actor Patrick Dempsey spotted on Capitol Hill and Georgetown campus

The actor known for playing "Grey's Anatomy" doc McDreamy was spotted on a campus tour with his daughter. → Read More

Nancy Pelosi anoints herself ‘the patron saint of shade’ after that Trump clap

New official merchandise for the House speaker plays off Pelosi's status as a meme factory. → Read More

At a congressional media dinner, spirits were high even if lawmakers’ jokes fell flat

Lawmakers take the stand-up mic at the Washington Press Club Foundation's annual dinner. → Read More

MSNBC host Kasie Hunt and husband Matt Rivera are expecting

The baby will be the couple's first. → Read More

Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar warms up for St. Patrick’s White House visit at Martin’s Tavern

Varadkar will present President Trump with the traditional bowl of shamrocks on Thursday. → Read More

Pete Davidson made a joke on SNL about the Catholic Church. Now officials are demanding an apology.

The comedian's joke likening supporters of the church to R. Kelly fans did not go over well. → Read More

Orioles legend Cal Ripken sold his home to Adam Jones last year. It’s on the market again — for $4 million.

The Maryland mansion is on sale for $530,000 more than it cost in 2018. → Read More

This Nickelback debate on the House floor shows the latest congressional divide

The lawmakers were riven by... the Canadian band that (almost) everyone loves to hate. → Read More

The first lady watched school kids coloring in Tulsa. The Turks saw links to terrorism.

The charter school Melania Trump visited this week reportedly has ties to a cleric Turkey blames for a 2016 coup attempt. → Read More

TV host Tamron Hall is expecting . . . both a baby and a syndicated show

The former “Today” show personality revealed her happy news in a social media video featuring the song “Baby Shark.” → Read More

At Gridiron dinner, Ivanka tries laughs: ‘As if being Donald Trump’s daughter isn’t the hardest job in the world’

The exclusive club of elite journalists hosted members of the Trump administration. → Read More

Trump economic adviser Larry Kudlow is attending the Gridiron ... in the same suit he wore in 1986

Larry Kudlow’s marriage has lasted 32 years. Many of his staffers are in their 20s. The suit he will wear on Saturday night — a Brooks Brothers white waistcoat with tails and black trousers — predates them all. Kudlow, the top White House economic adviser, will again attend the Gridiron dinner, one of the last of Washington’s truly formal events, where white-tie is de rigueur. His vintage get-up… → Read More

The Washington Post to publish ‘The Mueller Report,’ the book

The Post is teaming with Scriber to package the special counsel's findings with context from reporters. → Read More

Jenna Bush Hager joins Hoda Kotb in fourth hour of ‘Today’ show

The former first daughter will take on permanent co-costing duties later this year. → Read More