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Fellows In The News
GAI | October 1, 2013
By Marian Currinder and Joshua Huder The federal government has shut down for the first time since 1996 and all eyes are focused on House Speaker John Boehner. Will he continue to insist upon tying a repeal or delay of Obamacare to a funding bill? Or will
GAI | September 27, 2013
Senior Fellow Mark Harkins provided today’s congressional trivia question for Politico’s Huddle blog. The question cues in on North Carolina where democrat Kay Hagan faces reelection in 2014: “Sen. Kay Hagan is up for reelection next year. Who was the last Democratic senator to win reelection in North Carolina
GAI | September 26, 2013
Senior Fellow Josh Huder makes a distinction for the Washington Examiner's Timothy Carney in an article focusing on the outlook for continuing resolutions to pass before the end of this fiscal year. The question that Josh responded to concerned the Ted Cruz filibuster earlier this week. There is some discrepancy over whether Cruz was trying to block cloture
GAI | September 7, 2013
We are excited to announce the addition of two new Senior Fellows to the staff at GAI. Our summer was book-ended by the arrival of Mark Harkins in July and Joshua Huder in September, two legislative experts who exemplify the GAI mission and are also talented congressional educators. Each brings a unique background and will