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Kelsey Snell

Congressional Correspondent, Washington Desk

Kelsey Snell is a Congressional correspondent 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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McConnell Reveals Parameters In Trump Impeachment Trial

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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., has released a plan setting up a swift impeachment trial for President Trump. Democrats objected to some key elements. Julio Cortez/AP hide caption

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Pelosi To End Hold On Impeachment Articles With Wednesday Vote

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Speaker Nancy Pelosi told Democrats the House will vote to send the articles of impeachment against President Trump to the Senate Wednesday. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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House To Vote Wednesday To Send Impeachment Articles To Senate

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., is ending her weeks-long hold on the articles of impeachment, which will trigger the start of the Senate impeachment process. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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Trump Responds To Iranian Missile Strike With Sanctions

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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said he has abandoned attempts to reach an agreement with Democratic leadership. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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McConnell Will Move Ahead With Impeachment Trial Rules Without Democrats' Support

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Congress has approved a $1.4 trillion spending package that President Trump is expected to sign before a Friday night deadline to avert a government shutdown. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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House Advances Major Budget Deal As Trump Bemoans Impeachment

President Trump sent a six-page letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi Tuesday, criticizing Democrats for the impeachment proceedings, which he calls "an unprecedented and unconstitutional abuse of power ... unequaled in nearly two and a half centuries of American legislative history."

House Advances Major Budget Deal As Trump Bemoans Impeachment

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Ahead Of Shutdown Deadline, Congress To Vote On Spending Bill

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