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

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No matter what Trump's doc says (or won't say) this PM, there's zero chance 25th Amend rumblings will end up w this Congress taking action. My latest:  via @RollCalll
No party in modern Hill history has seen the sort of committee leadership brain drain House GOP faces now. (at least 8, maybe 10, of 21 chairmen departing.) What's the consequence? 
Today was the debut of the Roll Call Decoder Podcast (w/ yours truly as host). A week from the latest government showdown threat, first topic ISO "decoding" was clearly the broken budget process:
Leftovers are Hill's main menu item in '18 and likely finished this winter. Then, united GOP governance is in hands of the 6th St. sleuth & Pyongyang premier:
They talk a ton, but all those speeches hardly ever change congressional minds. So maybe it's time do just do away with "debate" in the polarized House and Senate:
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