Kelsey Snell

Kelsey Snell appears in the following:

Washington Gathers For McCain Memorial

Saturday, September 01, 2018

A service for Sen. John McCain in Washington caps days of tributes and poignant bipartisan displays — with eulogies from two former presidents.

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News Brief: DOJ Sides Against Harvard, Remembering John McCain And Aretha Franklin

Friday, August 31, 2018

The Justice Department has backed a lawsuit alleging that Harvard University illegally discriminates against Asian-Americans. And mourners are paying tribute to John McCain and Aretha Franklin.

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McCain Honored By Best Friend Graham In Emotional Senate Speech

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., said that Sen. John McCain, who died on Saturday, was successful in spite of his political failures.

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Momentum Slows For Renaming Senate Building For McCain

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Minority Leader Chuck Schumer is pushing to rename the Russell Senate Office Building after Sen. John McCain, but Sen. McConnell wants to set up a "gang" to look at other ideas.

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Flag Flap Underscores Trump's Strained Relationship With McCain

Monday, August 27, 2018

After criticism, President Trump directed federal flags to fly at half-staff to honor Sen. John McCain until he is buried. The move came after the White House flag was initially at full-staff Monday.

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Sen. Chuck Schumer Introduces Resolution To Rename Senate Office Building For McCain

Monday, August 27, 2018

Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., is introducing a resolution to rename the Russell Senate Office Building after the late Sen. John McCain. Russell has been criticized for his anti-civil rights record.

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McCain's Legislative Years

Sunday, August 26, 2018

John McCain's reputation was tarnished by association with disgraced banker and political donor Charles Keating. But that black mark is credited with spurring McCain's work on campaign finance reform.

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Republicans Grapple With Political Fallout From Cohen Plea And Manafort Verdict

Thursday, August 23, 2018

Congressional Republicans stressed Wednesday that the guilty plea of former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen and conviction of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort did not implicate the president.

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Republicans Stick With Trump Despite Major Legal Trouble For Ex-Top Aides

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Tuesday's headlines were widely seen as a severe blow to Trump just months before the critical midterm elections. But Republicans on Capitol Hill downplayed the news or declined to comment entirely.

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Republican Lawmakers Clash With Trump Over Spending Bill

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Congressional Republicans are negotiating bipartisan deals on legislation to fund the government ahead of the midterms. But their message clashes with President Trump, who has threatened a shutdown.

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Democrats Unveil Ad Attacking House GOP Leaders

Friday, August 17, 2018

An outside group supporting House Democrats is running a digital ad that uses a strategy the party used in 2006 to challenge Republican control of the House — focusing on personal scandals.

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Senate Democrats Threaten Lawsuit Over Kavanaugh Documents

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Senate Democrats filed Freedom of Information Act requests for documents from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's time in public service. If they don't get answers they vow to sue.

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Heitkamp Stresses Independence As Path To Re-Election In Trump Country

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Republicans say North Dakota Sen. Heidi Heitkamp's emphasis on her points of agreement with Trump won't wash away the fact that she's a Democrat in a solidly red state.

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Kavanaugh Meets With Democrats Facing Re-Election In Red States

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh met with key red state Democrats on Wednesday. The lawmakers are up for re-election in November and under pressure to back his confirmation.

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Vulnerable Democrat, Sen. Heitkamp Faces Tough Re-Election Bid

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Heidi Heitkamp is running an uphill battle in the increasingly red state of North Dakota. She's trying to defeat GOP challenger Rep. Kevin Cramer by emphasizing bipartisanship.

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Latest Primaries: Wisconsin, Minnesota, Connecticut And Vermont

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

The 2018 midterms have been dominated by talk of Democratic gains, but Tuesday Republicans will pick nominees in several places they hope to flip House seats and even governors' mansions.

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House Democrats Consider New Leadership If They Win Midterms

Friday, August 03, 2018

House Democrats are locked in an internal debate over who the top leaders should be if they win November's midterm elections, and whether House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi should be one of them.

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Democrats Hope To Secure House In Upcoming November Election

Thursday, August 02, 2018

Democrats hope to win control of the house in November. If they win they'll have a challenging task of uniting the ideological poles of their party. Three members were charged with crafting a message that can win an election.

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Despite Warnings From GOP Leaders, Trump Continues Shutdown Threats

Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Three times in three days this week, President Trump said he would force the government to shut down if Democrats do not agree to fund a wall with Mexico and make changes to immigration laws.

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Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin Meets With Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh

Monday, July 30, 2018

Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia was the first Democratic senator to meet with Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh on Monday. Manchin could be the swing vote in the narrowly divided Senate.

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