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Kellan Howell

Politics Reporter

Kellan Howell is a reporter covering the White House for Newsy. She previously covered Congress, health care and marijuana policy. Before working at Newsy, Kellan covered politics for Circa and The Washington Times. She graduated from James Madison University in 2013 and earned bachelor's degrees in journalism and international affairs. Her reporting on cannabis policy has been featured on "Last Week Tonight with John Oliver."

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President Joe Biden
Evan Vucci // ASSOCIATED PRESSSci/Health

President Biden, Officials Sound Alarm On Delta COVID Variant

The Supreme Court building
J. Scott Applewhite // ASSOCIATED PRESSPolitics

Obamacare Survives Third Supreme Court Challenge

Susan Walsh // ASSOCIATED PRESSSci/Health

Former CDC Director: COVID-19 Leaked From Chinese Lab

President Biden
Patrick Semansky // ASSOCIATED PRESSPolitics

How The U.S.' 500B Donated Vaccine Doses Will Impact The Globe

President Biden
Evan Vucci // ASSOCIATED PRESSSci/Health

White House Still Struggling To Convince Some Vaccine Holdouts

Sarah Silbiger / ASSOCIATED PRESSSci/Health

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Patrick Semansky // ASSOCIATED PRESSSci/Health

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Indian health workers with COVID-19 victims
Anupam Nath // ASSOCIATED PRESSSci/Health

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Julio Cortez // ASSOCIATED PRESSPolitics

Support For Legal Weed At All-Time High, But Congress Lags On Reform

A sign outside a covid-19 vaccine clinic in Arlington County, Va. alerts patients they will not be able to get J&J's vaccine
Kellan Howell // NEWSY StaffSci/Health

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Supplies in Strategic National Stockpile warehouse
Department of Health and Human ServicesPolitics

How COVID-19 Revamped The U.S. Strategic National Stockpile

Giffords Law Center Senior Policy Advisor David Chipman
Andrew Harnik / APPolitics

President Biden To Unveil Actions On Guns

Fabio Ferrari // ASSOCIATED PRESSPolitics

Biden Administration Facing Growing Calls To Share Vaccines Globally

Matt Rourke // ASSOCIATED PRESSSci/Health

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Evan Vucci // ASSOCIATED PRESSPolitics

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Nov. 5, 2018 file photo shows radio personality Rush Limbaugh introducing President Donald Trump

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Small crowd of Biden-Harris supporters gathers at BLM Plaza in Washington, D.C.

Small Crowd Of Biden-Harris Supporters Gathers At BLM Plaza

President Biden speaks
Susan Walsh // ASSOCIATED PRESSPolitics

Incoming Biden Administration Seeks Universal Health Coverage

White House doors
Gerald Herbert / APPolitics

President Trump Touts WH Record From Behind Closed Doors In Final Days

Matthew Brown // ASSOCIATED PRESSPolitics

U.S. House To Vote On Marijuana Legalization For First Time

President Donald Trump speaks in the East Room of the White House, early Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2020, in Washington
Evan Vucci / APPolitics

President Trump Says He'll Take Election To Supreme Court

Judge Amy Coney Barrett
Tom Williams / Pool / APPolitics

Senate Judiciary Committee Approves Amy Coney Barrett Nomination

People gather at the Supreme Court after the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg
J. Scott Applewhite / APPolitics

Who's On President Trump's List To Replace Ruth Bader Ginsburg?

Alex Brandon // ASSOCIATED PRESSPolitics

White House Hosts Historic Abraham Accords Peace Deal Signing

September 11th National Memorial Trail AllianceU.S.

9/11 Trail Linking Three Memorial Sites Continues To Expand

President Donald Trump arrives to speak on the environment at the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum
Evan Vucci / APPolitics

President Trump Expands Offshore Drilling Ban

Susan Walsh // ASSOCIATED PRESSPolitics

New Questions Mount Over President Trump's Health

Senator Kamala Harris
John Minchillo / APPolitics

Sen. Kamala Harris Has Changed Views On Marijuana

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey, accompanied by President Donald Trump, speaks in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington.
Andrew Harnik / APSci/Health

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Woman receives a COVID-19 vaccination as part of a clinical trial
Hans Pennink // ASSOCIATED PRESSSci/Health

Newsy Poll: Most Americans Interested In Receiving COVID-19 Vaccine