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Niels Lesniewski
Stroke survivor. Senior writer at and . graduate. Bourbon drinker. niels@cqrollcall.com
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carolynryan 4h
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My colleague has an excellent rundown of the new procedures for holding lawmakers accountable for sexual harassment. Passage is expected.
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K Tully-McManus 10h
New sexual harassment legislation is being hotlined in the Senate for passage this week, on tap in the House next week
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Brian Schatz 14h
Vaccinations save lives. Please retweet. R.I.P. my mentions.
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Phil Mattingly 10h
Senate Establishes Precedent for Debating War Power Authority, via
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Why yes, I did once write an explainer about the use of oversized charts on the Senate floor for
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Sen. Sanders: "I ask unanimous consent to use an oversized display."
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Shortly, we expect the Senate will vote to set the rules for debating war powers. The likely question is: “Shall amendments offered under 50 USC 1564a be germane to the underlying joint resolution to which they are offered?” (Background on process here: )
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Washington Journal 13h
ICYMI: 's Senior Senate Staff Writer gives an update on the Senate vote on Yemen, "The next thing the Senate will have to decide is what exactly the rules are for this debate… the Senate has never really had a war powers resolution debate."
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Niels Lesniewski 15h
You know who has a house there, that you would never expect?
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Seaside, Florida!
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Replying to @frankthorp @burgessev
Yep. Filmed through the basement all the way up to a TV hit in the Russell Rotunda.
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K Tully-McManus 17h
Capitol Police ALWAYS seems to have open jobs... starting salary for officers is $60,615
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Niels Lesniewski 17h
So let's say the House Republicans get the votes for the $5 billion for to the wall. Then what? Trump tweets hammering McConnell about using the nuclear option, just before the House goes Democratic?
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Niels Lesniewski 18h
A public job posting for a state director in Nevada?
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Niels Lesniewski 18h
Replying to @meredithshiner
The Jetblue system actually makes the most logical sense, but it annoys people who pay for more expensive tickets.
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Jennifer Bendery 20h
The guy is still schmoozing in DC on a taxpayer-funded salary, for a job he may have gotten illegally, and he never repaid taxpayers $84K for his sexual harassment settlement. 🇺🇸
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