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Burgess Everett
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McConnell last week: "We're working on getting that done before the end of the year"
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Replying to @kelseymsutton
Huh, that sounds like a familiar business model.
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Sen. Johnson on Whitaker controversy: "The best solution there to render the whole issue moot is by nominating and confirming a new attorney general as quickly as possible"
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The sniping between GOP senators is a big reason why McConnell never wanted to bring this bill up to begin with
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"I will now take a follow-up to my dodge, if you have one," said no politician ever
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Replying to @jtuckermartin
“Ocean’s Landing”
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Burgess Everett Nov 19
Rough stretch for Senate D leaders in the 50s - Senate Majority Leader Scott Lucas (D-Ill.) lost to Republican Everett Dirksen in 1950. - Senate Majority Leader Ernest McFarland (D-Ariz.) lost to Republican Barry Goldwater in 1952.
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Eliana Johnson Nov 16
Fraternal Order of Police issued a surprise endorsement for criminal justice bill. Its president, Chuck Canterbury, has been seeking a job in the Trump admin per and me -
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Gabby Orr Nov 16
NEW: Top law enforcement official who reversed course this week to back sentencing reform bill is up for ATF director
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Burgess Everett Nov 16
Top police official seeking Trump job reversed position on criminal justice bill ⁦⁩ ⁦
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Burgess Everett Nov 16
GOP wants a new attorney general, like, yesterday amid new Trump attacks on Mueller W ⁦
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Elana Schor Nov 15
Booker, on his rare alignment with Trump in favor of criminal justice deal: "I don’t give a damn about politics when thousands of people are incarcerated unjustly. ... This is about people, this is about justice, this is about righting wrongs."
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Burgess Everett Nov 15
"Obviously Sen. Hyde-Smith was making a joke and clearly the video was selectively edited," said Melissa Scallan, spokeswoman for the campaign. "Now the liberal media wants to talk about anything other than Mike Espy's record of corruption"
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Burgess Everett Nov 15
Wanted: Mississippi Senate poll
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Burgess Everett Nov 15
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Adam Ganucheau Nov 15
Same blogger who posted the video of Cindy Hyde-Smith making the "public hanging" comment just dropped a new video, reportedly taken the same day but at a different stop.
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Burgess Everett Nov 15
Senate is out until Monday, Nov. 26.
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Burgess Everett Nov 15
Mike Pence has been grounded for the week after Thanksgiving
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Burgess Everett Nov 15
Replying to @eschor @elianayjohnson
GOP senator on prison/sentencing reform: "The word that was used was that McConnell had deputized Cotton to go out and whip against it ... Perhaps understanding that he wouldn’t be able to defeat it but to keep the score from getting run up too high."
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Burgess Everett Nov 15
Cotton, Trump at odds over criminal justice overhaul. Cotton: “We've had productive conversations all year long. If in the end we have a principled disagreement on it, then that’s where we’ll end up"
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