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Susan Davis

Congressional Correspondent, Washington Desk

Susan Davis is a congressional correspondent for NPR. She has covered Congress, elections, and national politics since 2002 for publications including USA TODAY, The Wall Street Journal, National Journal and Roll Call. She appears regularly on television and radio outlets to discuss congressional and national politics, and she is a contributor on PBS's Washington Week with Robert Costa. She is a graduate of American University in Washington, D.C., and a Philadelphia native.

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Sen. Mitch McConnell On The Russia Probes, 2018 Midterms

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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., told NPR he believes lifetime federal judicial appointments are among the most important appointments the Senate is tasked with confirming. Claire Harbage/NPR hide caption

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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky told NPR that he continues to support the Mueller investigation and that nothing he heard in a secret briefing Thursday changes his mind. Claire Harbage/NPR hide caption

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McConnell Says He Supports Mueller Investigation

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Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (left) confers with House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy during a May 16 news conference. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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To Quell Growing Rebellion, House GOP Leaders Promise Action On Immigration In June

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Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, R-Wis., confers with House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., during a news conference on Capitol Hill on Wednesday. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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Senate Democrats say they have the votes to formally disapprove of the FCC's Internet policy that will take effect next month. Here, supporters of net neutrality protest the decision to repeal the Obama-era rule. Kyle Grillot/Reuters hide caption

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Senate Approves Overturning FCC's Net Neutrality Repeal

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Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., and Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., in the Capitol last October. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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John McCain's Absence Weighs On The Senate

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News Brief: Cohen Allegedly Received Russian Payments, Trump Ends Iran Deal

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President Trump speaks to supporters during a campaign rally on April 28, 2018, in Washington Township, Mich. Scott Olson/Getty Images hide caption

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GOP Primaries Focus On Candidates' Loyalty To President Trump

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Republican Primaries Focus On Candidates' Loyalty To Trump

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House Chaplain Patrick Conroy speaks during a memorial service at the Capitol on Sept. 27, 2017. Conroy resigned under pressure from House Speaker Paul Ryan in April, but that has been reversed after Conroy wrote to Ryan protesting his ouster and suggesting anti-Catholic bigotry was a factor. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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