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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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Securing the Capitol or Fencing in Democracy? And, Biden's Policy Strategy

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Biden, Democrats Bet On Bigger Government With Stimulus Bill, Infrastructure Plan

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Democratic activists have embraced former President Barack Obama's description of the filibuster as a "Jim Crow relic" during remarks he made at the funeral for U.S. Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., in Atlanta in July. Alyssa Pointer/The Atlanta Journal-Constitution/Pool/AP hide caption

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Democrats Say The Fight To Abolish The Filibuster Is About Protecting Civil Rights

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Sen. Bernie Sanders Aims To Reshape A 'Rigged' Tax System

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Sen. Bernie Sanders, chairman of the Budget Committee, on Capitol Hill in February. Pool/Getty Images hide caption

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Sen. Bernie Sanders' Next Progressive Frontier: Reshaping A 'Rigged' Tax System

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Biden Administration Turns Attention To Anti-Asian Hate

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The House Has Approved $1.9 Trillion Coronavirus Relief Package

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COVID Relief Spending Dwarfs All Precedents

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A Single Centrist Senator Can Have Significant Influence In Today's Congress

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Lawmakers In The House Are Poised To Pass COVID-19 Relief Bill

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Dems Likely To Pass COVID Relief—But The Rest Of Their Wishlist Will Be Harder

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