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Alex Brown is a Congressional Correspondent for National Journal. Previously, Alex was an Atlantic Media Fellow at National Journal Hotline, where he covered Midwest politics. A Michigan native, Brown studied journalism at Union University and won regional awards for his writing. He moved to D.C. and joined the National Journal team in June 2012.

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Trade Deal Gives Obama, GOP Leaders a Vote-Counting Test

A rare alliance between Republican leadership and the White House will try to cobble together 218 votes.

Hill Progressives Look to Push Clinton to the Left

If they can't get a more liberal nominee, then they can at least try to get a more liberal agenda.

Schumer-Pelosi: A Partnership Three Decades in the Making

The soon-to-be top two Democrats have been friends since their "dinner gang" gatherings in the House.

Can Elizabeth Warren Play Kingmaker in Maryland?

If Cummings runs for Senate, he could benefit from his close relationship with the liberal icon.

Free-Trade Democrats Face Campaign Pressure

Unions and liberal groups are withholding cash and threatening primary challenges against members who back trade deals.

Why Donna Edwards Can't Count on the Congressional Black Caucus

In her fast rise, Edwards has made enemies within the CBC and the Maryland delegation. That may hurt her Senate bid.

Budget Fight Gives Van Hollen a Chance to Court Liberal Skeptics

The top Budget Committee Democrat has a platform he can use in his Senate primary battle with Donna Edwards.

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