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Jim Newell is a Slate staff writer.

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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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Nov. 13 2017 7:27 PMMost GOP Senators Aren't Ready to Talk About Expelling Roy Moore
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Nov. 9 2017 3:50 PMRoy Moore Allegations Send Senate GOP Scrambling
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Nov. 7 2017 11:26 PMDemocrats Breathe Sigh of Relief After Virginia VictoryA party breaks out after Ralph Northam’s big win.
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Nov. 3 2017 5:55 AMIxnay on ImpeachmentayDemocratic leaders are trying hard to keep a lid on impeachment talk.
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Nov. 1 2017 12:57 PMTrump Is Tying Tax Reform to Obamacare Repeal. GOP Leaders Wish He Wouldn’t.
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Oct. 30 2017 9:47 PMRepublicans Senators “Can’t Imagine” Trump Would Fire MuellerWhy would he?
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Oct. 26 2017 1:31 PMHouse Republicans Barely Pass a Budget. Now Comes the Hard Part.
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Oct. 24 2017 3:42 PMSen. Jeff Flake Announces Retirement in Scorching Speech Against Trump
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Oct. 18 2017 5:18 PMThe Senate’s Only Path to Stabilizing Obamacare Is Flattering Trump’s Ego
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Oct. 16 2017 7:32 PMTrump Is Trying to Take Credit for the Desperate Bipartisan Effort to Clean Up His Health Care Mess
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Oct. 11 2017 6:12 PMBlame MitchConservatives have found a new reason to be really mad at McConnell.
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Oct. 6 2017 5:22 PMDonald Trump's Sabotage of Obamacare Is Reaching Baroque New Levels
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Oct. 5 2017 4:24 PMA Closer Look at the NRA’s Statement on Bump Stocks Reveals the Group Hasn’t Really Budged
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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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Nov. 10 2017 6:13 PMThe GOP Tax Plan Breaks All the RulesNo, really, it does not comply with the rules. Here’s how Republicans will get around that.
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Nov. 8 2017 4:13 PMRepublicans’ Suburban Wipeout Gives Democrats a New Pressure Point against Tax Reform
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Nov. 6 2017 6:55 PMDemocrats Sharpen Their Attack Against the GOP Tax PlanThose 38 million facing a tax increase might be a problem.
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Nov. 2 2017 8:00 PMRepublicans Celebrate a Plausible Tax BillA relatively good rollout, with lots of battles still to come.
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Oct. 31 2017 9:55 PMRepublicans Delay Tax Reform Bill as They Figure Out How to Pay for It
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Oct. 27 2017 4:56 PMWhy Would Mitt Romney Want to Be a Senator?
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Oct. 24 2017 7:10 PMThe Flake and Corker ShowRetiring Republicans derail a Trump show of unity.
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Oct. 19 2017 5:44 PMThe Senate Has 60 Votes to Stabilize Obamacare. But Will There Be a Vote?
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Oct. 17 2017 8:05 PMSenators Crafted a Bipartisan Deal to Stabilize ObamacareDoes it have a chance?
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Oct. 13 2017 6:26 PMHow the Democrats Can Still Save ObamacareIt’s all about the blame game.
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Oct. 10 2017 6:28 PMThe Lonely War of Bob CorkerThe retiring senator says most Republicans share his Trump criticism. Too bad they won’t back him up.
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Oct. 5 2017 4:29 PMA Meaningless Rumble on Staten IslandFor some reason, Bannon’s getting involved with a New York City congressional primary.
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Oct. 4 2017 3:16 PMA Tiny Sliver of Hope That Republicans Might Consider Doing the Absolute Minimum on Gun Control

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