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Supreme Court justices wait for State of the State address

In this file photo, (L-R) U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justices Elena Kagan and Stephen Breyer and Chief Justice John Roberts await the arrival of U.S. President Donald J. Trump in the chamber of the U.S. House of Representatives Jan. 30, 2018, in Washington, D.C.(Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.

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