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Catie Edmondson
Reporter covering Congress. Formerly , Wisconsinite. Tips to catie.edmondson@nytimes.com
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CNN Politics 47m
Reporter: "Do you have an exit strategy for Iran if war does break out?" President Trump: "You are not going to need an exit strategy. I don't need exit strategies"
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Inbox: Young Secures AUMF Hearing in Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Will Oppose AUMF Amendment to NDAA
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Chad Pergram 2h
McConnell on the AUMF debate: It’s not good to have Iranians to see us arguing over this
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Zolan Kanno-Youngs 4h
NEW: C.B.P's acting commissioner, John Sanders, is expected to step down a federal official said Tuesday, a development that comes as the agency faces continuing public fury over the treatment of detained migrant children. w/
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Alex Moe 5h
House Majority says the House will vote in July on: -NDAA -Intel reauthorization -Minimum wage increase -9/11 victims compensation fund -Saudi Arms legislation
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Annie Karni 18h
The latest WH/Congress stand-off: Kellyanne Conway
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Neither the White House Counsel's office nor Kellyanne Conway has responded to accept or decline Wednesday's hearing invitation, per a D committee aide
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Connor O'Brien Jun 24
Schumer presses for an Iran vote on NDAA, but calls for McConnell to wait bc Dems are absent for presidential debates: “There is no rush to complete the NDAA. We have passed it very frequently later in the year with no harmful consequences to our military.”
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Burgess Everett Jun 24
Senate Democrats aren't going to get their Iran debate, Republicans say “I don’t think they’re going to get that vote, so they’re going to have to decide whether to block NDAA or let the bill go forward,” says Sen. Cornyn
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Chad Pergram Jun 24
1) The Senate today votes to begin debate on the defense bill. Behind the scenes, there is an effort to get an agreement to hold a vote on an amendment to the bill by Sen. Tom Udall (D-NM) to bar the use of military force in Iran without Congressional action. Nothing is set
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Catie Edmondson Jun 23
One of the red flags listed for Petraeus: “opposed to torture”
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Glenn Thrush Jun 23
I suspect this is not the last time you are going to read a great story with a double byline.
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Face The Nation Jun 23
. says president 's decision to call off striking Iran “almost shows a more human element to him, a side that we don't normally see.”
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Catie Edmondson Jun 23
“I’m not like a fool that says, ‘We don’t want to do business with them.’" (cc: Congress)
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Catie Edmondson Jun 23
Schiff says on CNN that "if we get to a final court decision compelling the admin to provide testimony and documents and they still refuse" that would be a "constitutional crisis"
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Catie Edmondson Jun 23
Trump on Saudi Arabia on "We're going to protect Saudi Arabia. Look, Saudi Arabia is buying $400 billion worth of things for us... I'm not like a fool that says, "We don't want to do business with them."
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Catie Edmondson Jun 23
Chuck Todd: Europeans don't think they're violating the agreement. Trump: "Well, I don't care about the Europeans."
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Catie Edmondson Jun 21
“To those who want to criticize the president, I would say they ought to be thankful they’re not the ones having to make that decision,” said Senator Jim Risch, who was at the White House that day. “I watched him really agonize over this.”
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Maggie Haberman Jun 21
NEW: The 150 casualty number did not come from a general as the president told NBC, but came from Pentagon lawyers drafting a worst-case scenario figure hours after an earlier briefing of POTUS. The 150 figure was not cleared w Shanahan
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