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Jim Newell is a Slate staff writer.

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Jan. 7 2018 6:01 PMDonald Trump Is Incompetent? You Don’t Say.No one needs Michael Wolff to tell them what they already know.
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Jan. 2 2018 3:16 PMOrrin Hatch Is Retiring, Paving the Way for Mitt Romney
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Dec. 20 2017 4:10 PMSusan Collins’ Big DeflectionShe voted to gut Obamacare, and there was no backup plan.
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Dec. 18 2017 7:42 PMWhy Is Bob Corker Backing the Tax Bill?The Republican senator backs a bill he once opposed.
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Dec. 14 2017 4:51 PMMarco Rubio Learns How to Negotiate
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Dec. 13 2017 5:49 PMTax Conference Committee Finally Meets… After a Tax Deal Is Reached
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Dec. 13 2017 12:14 AMHow Doug Jones Changes (Almost) Everything in the Senate
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Dec. 6 2017 3:51 PMFirst Impeachment Effort Fails in the House
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Dec. 2 2017 2:28 AMSenate Republicans Pass Their Massive Tax Bill 
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Nov. 30 2017 11:06 PMDaily Tax Chat 4: Is There $350 Billion Under the Couch Cushion?
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Nov. 29 2017 8:11 PMDaily Tax Chat 3: Senate Votes to Begin Debate as Republicans Fall in Line
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Nov. 28 2017 8:08 PMDaily Tax Chat Day 2: How All These Picky GOP Senators Are Falling for the Bill
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Nov. 27 2017 7:27 PMA Daily Chat About the GOP Tax Reform Bill on the Week It Is Supposed to Pass: Day One
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Nov. 16 2017 3:27 PMHouse Republicans Easily Pass Their Tax Reform Bill
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Nov. 15 2017 7:42 PMDemocrats Find a Weapon in the Senate Tax BillThe Republican push for tax reform just got complicated.
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Jan. 3 2018 7:11 PMCongress Returns for a Month of PainThe difficult decisions from 2017 haven’t gone anywhere.
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Dec. 21 2017 8:32 PMDemocrats Fold on a DACA FixWhy Chuck Schumer declined to gamble on a government shutdown.
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Dec. 19 2017 5:44 PMRepublicans Are Passing a Historically Unpopular Tax Bill. Are They Toast?How they think they can turn around public opinion.
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Dec. 15 2017 3:59 PMGOP Will Release Its Final Tax Bill in a Friday Night News Dump
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Dec. 14 2017 3:03 PMWhy Retirement Is Such a Delicate Issue for Paul Ryan
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Dec. 13 2017 12:29 PMRepublicans Won’t Slow Down on Taxes After Doug Jones’ Win. They’ll Speed Up.
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Dec. 8 2017 4:29 PMHow the Tax Deal Could Fall ApartRepublicans still need to figure out some thorny details.
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Dec. 4 2017 5:04 PMRepublicans’ “Permanent” Corporate Tax Rate Is Anything ButThe moveable center of the GOP's tax plan.
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Dec. 1 2017 1:13 PMSenate Republicans Have the Votes to Pass Their Tax Bill
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Nov. 30 2017 6:48 PMDrama on the Senate Floor as Tax Bill Hits a Snag
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Nov. 29 2017 3:57 PMHow Marco Rubio and Mike Lee Could Shake Up The Tax Vote
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Nov. 28 2017 5:54 PMThe Votes for Tax Reform Are Falling Into PlaceRepublican holdouts are moving closer to “yes.”
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Nov. 26 2017 8:00 PMWhat’s Next for the Republican Tax BillThe Senate faces a tight timeline for a massive tax overhaul.
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Nov. 16 2017 1:43 PMHow Democrats Are Responding to the Franken Assault Allegation
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Nov. 14 2017 4:15 PMDemocrats Are Sounding the Alarm on the Tax BillA tax overhaul with less intensity than the health care debate.

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