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Shane Goldmacher is a congressional correspondent for the National Journal. Prior to joining NJ in 2011, Goldmacher was a Sacramento-based reporter covering California politics and government for the Los Angeles Times. He was the paper's lead budget reporter during California's fiscal crisis. He also covered statewide campaigns, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, Gov. Jerry Brown and the state Legislature. He previously was a reporter for Sacramento Bee, where he launched the political website, Capitol Alert. Before that, he wrote for Capitol Weekly, a Sacramento-based newspaper that covers state government. A San Francisco native, Goldmacher received his bachelor's degree from UC Berkeley.

Latest From Shane Goldmacher

Why Rand Spent the Week Attacking Clinton's Foreign Policy

Sen.  Rand Paul  (R-KY) began this week by going on " Meet the Press " and accusing  Hillary Clinton  of being a "war hawk." On Wednesday, he blamed her in  Breitbart &n...

Kentucky Senate Race Marked by Dueling Complaints

Neither is expected to be resolved before the November election.

Mitch McConnell Treats Executive to Breakfast in Capitol; Big Donation Follows

The CEO of Delta Air Lines joined the minority leader in the Senate Dining Room in late July, and $10,000 for his reelection campaign soon arrived.

The Obscure Kentucky Contests That Could Alter Rand Paul's 2016 Plans

At stake in the statehouse races is Paul's ability to run both for president and Senate reelection in 2016.

NRCC Launches Fake News Sites to Attack Democratic Candidates

The House GOP campaign arm, previously criticized for phony Democratic candidate sites, is now in the faux-news game.  

Even Bill Clinton Can't Make the Kentucky Senate Race About Alison Lundergan Grimes

This heated contest has become a battle between Mitch McConnell and Barack Obama, not the Democrat on the ticket.

Watch Rand Paul Bolt as an Immigration Activist Confronts Steve King

The Kentucky Republican didn't stick around when a "Dreamer" showed up to an Iowa fundraiser.

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Kentucky Senate Race Marked by Dueling Complaints

Neither is expected to be resolved before the November election.

Mitch McConnell Treats Executive to Breakfast in Capitol; Big Donation Follows

The CEO of Delta Air Lines joined the minority leader in the Senate Dining Room in late July, and $10,000 for his reelection campaign soon arrived.

The Obscure Kentucky Contests That Could Alter Rand Paul's 2016 Plans

At stake in the statehouse races is Paul's ability to run both for president and Senate reelection in 2016.

NRCC Launches Fake News Sites to Attack Democratic Candidates

The House GOP campaign arm, previously criticized for phony Democratic candidate sites, is now in the faux-news game.  

Even Bill Clinton Can't Make the Kentucky Senate Race About Alison Lundergan Grimes

This heated contest has become a battle between Mitch McConnell and Barack Obama, not the Democrat on the ticket.

Watch Rand Paul Bolt as an Immigration Activist Confronts Steve King

The Kentucky Republican didn't stick around when a "Dreamer" showed up to an Iowa fundraiser.

Rand Paul Rips Hillary Clinton: Not 'Fit to Lead the Country'

The Republican attacks his potential 2016 opponent over both her wealth and handling of Benghazi.   

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