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Nathaniel Reed

Congressional Correspondent

Nathaniel Reed is a Congressional Correspondent, based out of the U.S. Capitol and Scripps News’ Washington D.C. bureau. He covers the day-to-day work of the U.S. Senate, House of Representatives and high-profile congressional campaigns across the country. Nate joined Scripps in February 2020 from NBC5 News (WPTZ-TV), Burlington, VT and Plattsburgh, NY’s NBC affiliate. His work has appeared on E.W. Scripps’ local stations, Hearst Television’s 34 stations, CNN, Investigation Discovery, Daily Mail, NBC-owned Television Stations, and affixed to his parents’ refrigerator. Nate graduated cum laude from Middlebury College in Vermont with a bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Film/Media Culture. He is a native of New York City. Feel free to reach him on Twitter: @ReedReports, on Facebook, Instagram, or via email:

Recent Work
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Incoming House Speaker Kevin McCarthy of Calif., holds the gavel on the House floor at the U.S. Capitol in Washington
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Pages of the executive summary from the House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol are shown.
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Jan. 6 Panel Urges Criminal Charges Against Former President Trump

Sen. Kyrsten Sinema of Arizona.
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Democratic Sen. Kyrsten Sinema Switches To Independent

Viktor Bout, left, a suspected Russian arms dealer at the criminal court in Bangkok, and Brittney Griner
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The Diplomatic Effort Behind The Swap Of Brittney Griner

Herschel Walker and Sen. Raphael Warnock are pictured.
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Warnock, Walker: Starkly Different Choices For Black Voters

Supporters of Raphael Warnock
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Raphael Warnock Pushes Democrat Turnout In Georgia For Senate Runoff

Vice Chair Liz Cheney, R-Wyo., speaks on the House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol
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What To Expect As Jan. 6 Committee Wraps Up Its Work

The House of Representatives is seen on Election Day.

GOP Takes House Majority; Plans Bills On Border, Energy, Spending Cuts

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell.
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McConnell Reelected Senate GOP Leader; Scott's Bid Rejected

Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman
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Democrat John Fetterman Wins U.S. Senate Race In Pennsylvania

Ohio Rep. Tim Ryan
Jay LaPrete / APPolitics

Rep. Tim Ryan, J.D. Vance Sprint To Woo Undecided Ohio Voters

Police tape blocks a street outside the home of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and her husband Paul Pelosi.

Source: Assailant Shouted "Where Is Nancy?" In Attack

Mehmet Oz, Republican candidate for U.S. Senate in Pennsylvania, visits the Fraternal Order of Police Lodge
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Why Are Political Outsiders Running For Office?

A tweet from then-President Donald Trump is displayed at a House select committee meeting.
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Jan. 6 Committee Subpoenas Trump In Potential Final Public Meeting

Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman
Matt Rourke / APPolitics

Recent Polls Show Fewer Undecided Voters In Pennsylvania Senate Race

Ohio Rep. Tim Ryan
Jay LaPrete / APPolitics

What Are Ohioans Voting For In Their Senate Race?

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis
Rebecca Blackwell / APPolitics

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis Sends Migrants To Massachusetts By Plane

Immigrants at Martha's Vineyard.
Ray Ewing / Vineyard Gazette via APPolitics

Florida Governor Relocates Migrants From Texas To Martha's Vineyard

New Hampshire Republican U.S. Senate candidate Don Bolduc.
Reba Saldanha / APPolitics

Don Bolduc Declares Victory In GOP New Hampshire Senate Primary

New Hampshire Republican U.S. Senate candidate Don Bolduc, shakes hands with campaign volunteers after voting
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Republican Senate Race Takes Center Stage In New Hampshire's Primary

Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C.
Susan Walsh / APPolitics

Democrats Defend Control Of U.S. Senate

Pages from a FBI property list of items seized from former President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate.
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Trump Search Inventory Reveals New Details From FBI Seizure

This is an aerial view of former President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago club in Palm Beach
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Justice Department Suggests Trump Delayed Efforts To Recover Documents

Video from January 6 is played during House select committee hearings.
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Do Voters Care About The Committee’s Effort To Investigate Trump?

Pages from the FBI's Mar-a-Lago affidavit are photographed.
Jon Elswick / APPolitics

Affidavit Details Classified Documents Found In Mar-a-Lago Search

Former U.S. President Donald Trump.
Morry Gash / APPolitics

Justice Dept. Releases Redacted Mar-A-Lago Search Affidavit

Former U.S. President Donald Trump.
Morry Gash / APPolitics

Justice Department Provides Judge With Redacted Trump Affidavit

Nick Begich, a Republican candidate for both the special election and the regular primary for Alaska's open U.S. House seat
Mark Thiessen / APPolitics

Alaskans Vote To Fill Rare U.S. House Vacancy