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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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Bernie Sanders On The IRA, Joe Manchin And Upcoming Elections

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Democrats pass major climate, health and tax bill

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The House votes on the Inflation Reduction Act

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The House is set to pass the Democrats' climate, health and taxes bill

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Sen. Manchin has reversed course and agreed to a climate and taxes bill

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Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., talks with Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer of N.Y., on March 15, 2022. Patrick Semansky/AP hide caption

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After spiking earlier talks, Manchin agrees to a new deal on climate and taxes

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American Democratic Norms Continue To Falter As Some Republicans Refuse To Concede

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Former aide said Trump tried to go to the Capitol on Jan. 6 in latest hearing

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Supporters of gun control hold signs in front of supporters of gun rights during a demonstration by victims of gun violence in front of the Supreme Court as arguments begin in a major case on gun rights on November 3, 2021 in Washington, DC. Joshua Roberts/Getty Images hide caption

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Gun Split Screen: Biden Signs Safety Measures As Justices Nix A Century-Old Law

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The Senate passes a gun control bill and sends it to the House

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The Senate might have set up passage for significant gun legislation

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