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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 Democrats Pass Biden's Social Programs Bill

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., speaks during a Friday news conference with other Democratic leaders after House passage of the Build Back Better Act. Jim Watson/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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The House passes a $2 trillion spending bill, but braces for changes in the Senate

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Democrats Say They Have A Plan To Overcome 2022 Headwinds

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Democrats launch a nationwide drive to sell the public on President Biden's plans

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Planes, trains and bad bridges

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How the House passed the $1 trillion infrastructure plan

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House Democrats are hoping to pass spending package and infrastructure bill

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Disappointing election results may have lit a fire under Democrats

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What happened in last night's elections — and what it means for Democrats

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What is and isn't in Biden's infrastructure framework — and where it goes from here

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Sens. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., and Ron Wyden, D-Ore., speak to reporters Tuesday about a corporate minimum tax plan. On Wednesday Wyden unveiled another tax proposal, this one aimed at billionaires. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Senate Democrats unveil a plan for a new tax on billionaires

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