Stories by Dan Roberts

Dan Roberts is the Guardian's Washington Bureau chief, covering politics and US national affairs. Previously, he worked as the national editor in London and was head of business. subscribe to Dan Roberts's feed

Posted on: Nov 6, 2015, Source: The Guardian

Obama turns down controversial proposal to build 1,700-mile pipeline through six states, saying ‘it does not serve the national interests’ of the US.

Posted on: Jun 20, 2015, Source: The Guardian

The problem is not impossible to solve, we only think it is.

Posted on: Apr 24, 2015, Source: The Guardian

A former adviser has called on officials to release further details of the hostage killings.

Posted on: Apr 30, 2014, Source: The Guardian

FEC data in 16 months since Sandy Hook shooting suggests gun control advocates are building thriving grassroots campaign.

Posted on: Jan 12, 2014, Source: The Guardian

Obama administration steps in to ensure same-sex unions that were thrown into legal limbo will be eligible for federal benefits.

Posted on: Dec 16, 2013, Source: The Guardian

Snowden: “I acted on my belief that the NSA's mass surveillance programs would not withstand a constitutional challenge..."

Posted on: Nov 16, 2013, Source: The Guardian

Senator's tough stance against Wall Street is attracting voters on the left who are disenchanted with the party establishment.

Posted on: Oct 15, 2013, Source: The Guardian

House Republican leadership forced to abandon vote on debt ceiling bill as ratings agency Fitch says deadlock 'casts doubt on faith and credit of US.'

Posted on: Sep 27, 2013, Source: The Guardian

Obama says a phone call with his Iranian counterpart showed 'basis for resolution' of dispute over Tehran's nuclear program.