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4/15/19
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PSW Weekly Round-Up - 4/15

Congress is in recess until April 29th, while candidates for the 2020 presidential election traverse the country campaigning.

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4/9/19
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Weekly Round-Up - 4/8

The Senate’s gone nuclear, the House wants to increase the budget caps, and both chambers will soon be taking a two-week recess.

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4/2/19
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PSW Weekly Round-Up - 4/1

The Senate will be looking at rule changes for nominations, while the House considers a non-binding resolution criticizing the Trump Administration’s support of a lawsuit to overturn the Affordable Care Act.

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3/25/19
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PSW Weekly Round-Up - 3/25

Congress returns from a week recess with appropriations season beginning. The 2020 Democratic primary field keeps chugging along as candidates traversed across early primary states last week.

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3/18/19
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PSW Weekly Round-Up - 3/18

Congress is in recess this week but will have a full schedule when lawmakers return before leaving town for two weeks in April. On the political front, former Rep. Beto O’Rourke raised $6.1 million online in the first 24 hours of his candidacy for the Democratic presidential nomination, the largest 24-hour total by any candidate so far this cycle.

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3/11/19
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PSW Weekly Round-Up - 3/11

Regardless of who occupies the White House, all the presidents’ budget proposals are “dead on arrival” in that they are aspirational documents. Look for both the House and Senate Budget panels to mark up their own versions of an FY 2020 budget resolution in the next few weeks.

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3/4/19
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PSW Weekly Round-Up - 3/4

We are officially one year away from Super Tuesday and the 14th major Democratic candidate has thrown his name into the 2020 primary. Congress has a busy week of hearings as the Administration looks to finalize trade talks with China.

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2/26/19
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Pro-NAFTA Democrats worry liberals could kill the renegotiated deal

“We need some people to counter those messages among the freshmen Democrats,” added O’Neill, who worked on NAFTA’s original implementation as a top aide for former Texas Sen. Lloyd Bentsen more than two decades ago.

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2/25/19
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PSW Weekly Round-Up - 2/25

The House on Tuesday will pass a resolution disapproving the President’s emergency order to divert federal funds from military construction projects in order to build a border wall. Should the Senate also approve the measure, it will be vetoed by President Trump.

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