Manu Raju

Manu Raju

Senior Congressional Correspondent, @CNN. Prowling the Capitol halls, covering the Hill and politics. Die-hard Chicago sports fan. Wisconsin Badger for life.

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Pelosi on transmitting article on Monday.

Josh Hawley told me he doesn’t regret objecting to electoral results on day of Capitol riot. “No,” he said. “I was representing my constituents, I did exactly what I said I was going to do. And I gave voice to my constituents and I have condemned mob violence in all its forms.”

Here’s the pre-trial schedule McConnell and Schumer agreed to, per a source familiar.

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WH resistant to splitting up $1.9T relief package into smaller pieces but doesn’t rule out changing that approach. “Right now we are having a discussion about the big package, Psaki says

Schumer wants trial to start week of Feb. 8, per source familar. He’s about to announce on floor

After Kevin McCarthy said on the floor this month that Trump “bears responsibility for Wednesday’s attack on Congress by mob rioters,” the House GOP leader tells @greta : “I also think everybody across this country has some responsibility.”


NEWS - Pelosi calls for the resignation of the US Capitol Police chief and says the House Sergeant at Arms has told her he is submitting his resignation

Trump, who tweeted yesterday he canceled his NJ trip to ensure "LAW & ORDER is enforced,” just arrived at his Virginia golf club. It's the 271st time he has been at one of his golf clubs and 363rd time at one of his properties in his presidency, per CNN tally

Sen. Martha McSally, a Republican facing a difficult election race, lashed out when I asked if she would consider new evidence as part of the Senate trial. “You’re a liberal hack - I’m not talking to you. You’re a liberal hack.” She then walked into a hearing room.

Biden to @jaketapper : “It was all about making sure the stock market didn’t come down, that his wealthy friends didn’t lose any money ... He waved a white flag. He walked away. He didn’t do a damn thing. Think about it. Think about what he did not do. It’s almost criminal.”

CDC Director Robert Redfield: “I do think the fall and the winter of 2020 and 2021 are going to be the probably one of the most difficult times that we experienced in American public health.”