Senior editor at Roll Call & author of its Hawkings Here blog & column. Journalistically, an ideological agnostic after 25 years covering DC.

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Jul 21, 2017

House will debate defense spending next week, but only a 'baby step' in the offing on updating war-making authority:  http://www.rollcall.com/news/hawkings/military-force-congress-terrorism 

Jul 21, 2017

For GOP senators, taking sides in Sessions v Trump is easy: A former club member gets all the benefit of the doubt:  http://www.rollcall.com/news/hawkings/gop-senators-take-sessions-side-in-spat-with-trump 

Jul 19, 2017

Poking at a question I get more and more: Why hasn't anyone in the Hill GOP turned against Trump over Russia?:  https://soundcloud.com/cq-rollcall/why-republicans-havent-yet 

Jul 10, 2017

Newest calls for Hill compensation hike (Chaffetz!) again fall on deaf ears. We'll get lesser Congress we pay for:  http://www.rollcall.com/news/hawkings/congressional-pay-benefits-at-a-standstill-with-a-cost 

Jul 10, 2017

Hubbub about newly fusty Capitol dress code? Actually, rules haven't changes in decades: 3-min video:  https://shar.es/1BSLiB  via @RollCall

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