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Daniel Newhauser

Daniel Newhauser

Daniel Newhauser is a freelance journalist based in Washington, D.C. His work has appeared in The Atlantic, The Daily Beast, National Journal, Politico, Roll Call, VICE News and several other publications. He can be found on Twitter @dnewhauser.

U.S. Rep. Jimmy Gomez filed a resolution, Friday to expel Marjorie Taylor Greene from the House of Representatives for her role in inciting the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection and for threatening violence against Democrats before her November election. Stefani Reynolds/Getty Image

Cooper, Cohen sign resolution with dozens of House Democrats to expel Marjorie Taylor Greene

By: - March 21, 2021

WASHINGTON — Dozens of U.S. House Democrats backed a resolution filed Friday to expel controversial U.S. Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene from Congress, an extraordinary measure that’s only been successfully employed twice since the Civil War. U.S. Rep. Jimmy Gomez filed the expulsion resolution, after introducing it in January. The text of the legislation is simple, […]

Protesters in front of the Senate side of the U.S. Capitol urge Congress to pass the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program in December 2017. (Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

U.S. House passes Dreamers bill over GOP objections, as immigration debate intensifies

By: - March 19, 2021

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House took up two bills Thursday that would grant legal status to broad groups of immigrants living and working in the United States, including a pathway to citizenship for hundreds of thousands of undocumented people brought to the country as children. The measures mark the first step towards what advocates for […]

WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 06: A protester now identified as Eric Munchel of Nashville entered the Senate Chamber on January 06, 2021 in Washington, DC. Congress held a joint session today to ratify President-elect Joe Biden's 306-232 Electoral College win over President Donald Trump. Pro-Trump protesters have entered the U.S. Capitol building after mass demonstrations in the nation's capital. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

“Zip-Tie Guy” Arrest Spotlights Nashville MAGA Protest Scene 

By: - January 11, 2021

WASHINGTON — The arrest and charging of a Tennessee man for allegedly breaching the Capitol and running wild in the Senate chamber carrying zip-tie restraints with a holster on his hip has spotlighted a Nashville scene of pro-Trump activists, some of whom appear to have attended the ill-fated Wednesday insurrection in the nation’s capital. The […]