David Hawkings

David Hawkings’ Whiteboard: Trump’s Next Budget Battle Begins Soon

The whiteboard is back! Roll Call senior editor David Hawkings looks past the current battle to fund the government to sketch out President Donald Trump’s next budget task – funding the government for fiscal 2018. His ambitions are big, find out how likely they are to get accomplished.

8 Things Lawmakers Do When They Campaign

What's a Lame Duck? Once Rare, Now a Norm

David Hawkings' Whiteboard: Continuing Resolutions

Roll Call Senior Congressional Editor David Hawkings breaks down Congress' favorite budgetary procrastination tool: the continuing resolution.

David Hawkings’ Whiteboard: Is August Recess Work or Play?

A few weeks into the longest August recess in over three decades, Roll Call Senior Congressional Editor David Hawkings breaks out the whiteboard to get to the bottom of an age-old mystery: how do lawmakers spend their summer vacations?

Hawkings on Pence: ‘Almost Everything Trump is Looking For’

David Hawkings’ Whiteboard: Senate Elections Landscape

David Hawkings' Whiteboard: Sketching it Out
Roll Call Senior Editor Uncomplicates the Complicated