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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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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., picked South Carolina Rep. James Clyburn to head a bipartisan committee on the coronavirus. Win McNamee/Getty Images hide caption

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What Happened Today: Questions About The Relief Bill And The Latest Medical News

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Coronavirus Updates: Trump Signs Relief Bill

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President Trump signs the CARES act, a $2 trillion rescue package to provide economic relief amid the coronavirus outbreak, at the Oval Office of the White House on Friday. Jim Watson/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Senate Passes Bipartisan Relief Package Amid COVID-19 Economic Downturn

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Senate Set To Vote On $2 Trillion Coronavirus Economic Relief Legislation

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The $2 trillion relief plan that passed in the Senate on Wednesday night marks the largest rescue package in American history. Alex Edelman/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi arrives Monday to speak outside her office on Capitol Hill. The day was filled with back-and-forth in the Senate over the House Democrats' financial stimulus package. Andrew Harnik/AP hide caption

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