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Forget impeachment, let’s talk about the Nats: Congressional Hits and Misses
Week of October 14, 2019

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., departs from a press conference after the Senate Republicans’ lunch in the Capitol on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019. (Caroline Brehman/CQ Roll Call)

While no one is on the same page about the impeachment inquiry or the Trump administration’s foreign policy moves, all of D.C. can at least agree on one thing: the Nationals making it to the World Series is “pretty exciting,” as ever-enthusiastic Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell put it.

Between putt-putt mishaps, rebukes of Chairman LeBron James and an auction for the Stanley Cup, Congress has been on the ball lately.

The Game is Rigged! Sanders, Warriors Fans Share Gripe
Bernie Bros and Golden State supporters are all convinced the machine is against them

Supporters of Bernie Sanders attend a rally outside of RFK Stadium in Washington. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)

Before Thursday night, not a lot of people would put Stephen Curry and Bernie Sanders in the same sentence. But now fans of both are roiling with the same complaint: conspiracy, collusion, complicity.  

Golden State and Sanders supporters feel like the system is rigged against them.  

Take Five: Ron Wyden
Oregon Democrat is pulling for the Warriors in close NBA Finals

Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., shows off his father's novel. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)

In this week's Take Five, Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore. , talks about when he was elected to the Senate, the NBA Finals and his father’s career as an author.  

Q : What’s your  favorite food from Oregon?