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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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Weekly Roundup: Thursday, September 20

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Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh leaves his home Wednesday in Chevy Chase, Md. Kavanaugh is scheduled to appear before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Monday following an allegation of sexual misconduct from when was in high school. Win McNamee/Getty Images hide caption

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Kavanaugh Accuser Open To Testifying About Sexual Assault Allegations

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Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee during his confirmation hearing Sept. 6. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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Republicans Reject Kavanaugh Accuser's Request To Delay Hearing For FBI Investigation

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If approved, the agreement would postpone the debate over money for President Trump's border wall until December, when a lame-duck Congress will be in place. Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images hide caption

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Senate Democrats Defend Their Release Of Documents Concerning Judge Brett Kavanaugh

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Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh Fields Questions From Senators

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Democrats Struggle For A Unified Message On Kavanaugh

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Kavanaugh Confirmation Hearings Day One; New Book Details A Chaotic White House

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Senate Hearing For Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh Gets A Controversial Start

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McCain's National Memorial Service

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John McCain Honored By Obama, Bush, & Others At Washington Funeral

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Former Presidents Bush and Obama Eulogize John McCain

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News Brief: DOJ Sides Against Harvard, Remembering John McCain And Aretha Franklin

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Weekly Roundup: Thursday, August 30

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