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Kelsey Snell

Congressional Reporter

Kelsey Snell is a congressional reporter for NPR. She has covered Congress since 2010 for outlets including The Washington Post, Politico and National Journal. She has covered elections and Congress with a reporting specialty in budget, tax and economic policy. She has a graduate degree in journalism from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill. and an undergraduate degree in political science from DePaul University in Chicago.

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Pelosi's Democratic Challengers Go Public; Trump Says He Answered Mueller's Questions

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News Brief: Death Toll In California, Democrats In The House And Florida Recount

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Weekly Roundup: Thursday, November 15

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President Trump speaks in the Roosevelt Room of the White House Wednesday as he announces his support for the first major rewrite of the nation's criminal justice sentencing laws in a generation. Andrew Harnik/AP hide caption

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House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana (left) and House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy of California are running to keep their leadership jobs when Republicans move to the minority next year. Kevin Dietsch/UPI/Landov hide caption

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After Midterm Losses, House Republicans Elect McCarthy As Top Leader

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Congress Returns With A Long To-Do List

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What To Expect From The New, Divided Congress

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Trump Now Has To Work With A Democratically Controlled House

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Control Of Congress Has Been Decided But Some Races Are Too Close To Call

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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., celebrates the party's wins in the House of Representatives. Pelosi plans to run for speaker now that Democrats will control the House. Jacquelyn Martin/AP hide caption

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Democrats Win Control Of The House; Republicans Expand Senate Majority

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House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and Rep. Ben Ray Lujan, D-N.M., Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee chairman, celebrate. Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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What Could Congress Look Like After The Midterms

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