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No one knows Capitol Hill and the corridors of Washington power like National Journal, and now NJ brings you Quorum Call—a weekly podcast on Congress, policy, and politics. Hosted by National Journal's veteran reporting team, new episodes of Quorum Call will be available every Monday.


We discuss the U.S. military strike against Syria, congressional Republicans returning home empty-handed, and the Democrats' chances at pulling off upsets in two special House elections.

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Episode 16: Going Nuclear

April 3rd, 2017

We discuss the Senate's upcoming vote on Neil Gorsuch, President Trump's outreach to Democrats, and Beto O'Rourke's decision to challenge Ted Cruz.

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Episode 15: The Aftermath

March 27th, 2017

We discuss the GOP's failed health care bill, the prospects for tax reform on the Hill, and Democrats stepping up their opposition to Neil Gorusch.

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Episode 14: March Madness

March 20th, 2017

We discuss Neil Gorsuch's confirmation hearings, the prospects for the House GOP health care bill, and the slow Senate retirement season.