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Alexandra Miller

Politics Reporter

Alex has been an reporter (at least in her mind) since she was four. Yes, she forced her friends to do pretend newscasts instead of playing house. She's covered politics in D.C. for nearly three years, and joined the Newsy team in August 2017. When Alex isn't delivering the news while standing on an apple box, she's probably scrolling through Twitter (@AlexMillerNews) and watching her beloved Redskins continue to disappoint.

  Recent Work
Then- FBI Director Robert Mueller testifies during a hearing before the House Judiciary Committee. He's now Special Counsel.
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The End Of The Mueller Probe May Be The Beginning Of A Legal Fight

Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh
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Maryland AG Says State Could Lose $513M In Military Funding For Wall

President Donald Trump arrives to speak on border security during a Rose Garden event at the White House.
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Trump Facing Disapproval Resolution After Declaring Emergency

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Gun Owners Could See Rights Expanded By Supreme Court

Girls ride in a truck during a march for peace near the U.S./Mexico border.
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Dem. Says Congress Must 'Tune Out' Noise To Avoid Shutdown

The Flint, Michigan, water treatment plant
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Infrastructure Hasn't Been A Place For Bipartisanship — Yet

Rep. Pete Aguilar speaks at a press conference outside the U.S. Capitol.
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Dem. Rep Aguilar Says Border Talks Should Be Based On 'Evidence'

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Despite Shutdown Compromise, Concerns Linger For Air Travel

Federal air marshal training
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Exclusive: Air Marshals Fear Shutdown Jeopardizing National Security

Sen. Kamala Harris
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Kamala Harris The Prosecutor: Progressive Or Tough On Crime?

U.S. Attorney General nominee William Barr testifies at his confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee.
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Barr May Not Publicly Release Mueller Report If Confirmed

U.S. Attorney General nominee William Barr arrives for his confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee.
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Barr's Mueller Memo At Center Of Confirmation Battle

Air traffic controllers will continue to work during the government shutdown.
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Air Traffic Controllers Are Working, But Other FAA Staff Are Not

The Oval Office
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Declaring a national emergency gives presidents a lot of power

House Democratic women gather outside the U.S. Capitol for a photo one day after their swearing in.
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87 Percent Of Women In The House Of Representatives Are Democrats

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi with House members
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Democrats Take Control Of House Without Committee Assignments

Rep. Nancy Pelosi, Vice President Pence, President Trump and Sen. Chuck Schumer
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As A New Congress Gets Sworn In, It's Got A Lot On Its Plate

President Donald Trump
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President Trump Pushes Criminal Justice Reform Vote

The U.S. Capitol
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Rules Changes In House Work Toward Bipartisanship

.S. Supreme Court Associate Justices (R-L) David Souter, Clarence Thomas, Ruth Bader Ginsburg depart the Supreme Court.
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Bush Leaves Conflicted Legacy On The Supreme Court

President George H.W. Bush lies in state at the U.S. Capitol
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Mourners Flow Through Capitol To Honor Bush

House Democratic leaders leave a meeting at the White House
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Pelosi Is Dems' Nominee For Speaker But Needs More Votes To Win

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and House Democrats
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House Dems Will Likely Re-elect Veteran Leaders

Prescription medication
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House Democrats May Investigate Soaring Drug Costs

Ivanka Trump walks along the colonnade before watching President Trump depart on Marine One at the White House.
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How Ivanka Trump's Email Controversy Differs From Hillary Clinton's

Rep. Nancy Pelosi
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Pelosi Faces Pushback In Speaker Race

Person holds stack of ballots
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History Shows Florida Results Likely Won't Change With Recount

President Donald Trump answers questions after giving remarks a day after the midterm elections.
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Dems Take Control Of The House, May Investigate President

New citizens recite the pledge of allegiance during their naturalization ceremony

New Citizens Set To Vote On Nov. 6

Imam Mohamed Magid and Rabbi Bruce Lustig

Imam, Rabbi Say Interfaith Connections Will Keep Hatred At Bay