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You may have seen the news that DC-based tech start-up Fiscal Note is poised to acquire CQ Roll Call, one of DC’s most recognized outlets for in-depth coverage of high profile congressional happenings, and even the fun stuff you don’t get the chance to see in the saturation of divisive DC politics.

Although it could be good news for the company, some journalists expressed mixed feelings.

In light of the *breaking* news, we’ve compiled a list of some journalists who have gone on to #DoBigThings like host their own shows on network TV, but not before making a stop at these very stomping grounds. Here are 10 journalists that once called Roll Call home.

*We’ve updated this list thanks to our good friends on Twitter


Chris Cillizza

The Point – CNN



Jessica Estepa

Editor – USA Today



Matt Fuller

Congressional Reporter – HuffPost



Jackie Kucinich

DC Bureau Chief – The Daily Beast



Ryan Beckwith

Politics Editor – TIME



Rachael Bade

Congress Reporter – POLITICO



John Bresnahan

Capitol Bureau Chief – POLITICO



Katherine Scott

Congressional Leadership Reporter – Bloomberg Government



John McArdle

Host of Washington Journal – C-SPAN



Shira Center

Politics Editor – Boston Globe



Warren Rojas

Editor – EaterDC



Susan Glasser

Writer – The New Yorker



Tim Burger

Contributor – Town & Country Magazine, VICE, POLITICO Magazine



Susan Davis

Congress Reporter – NPR



Steven Dennis

Reporter – Bloomberg



Neda Semnani

Writer & Journalist


Paul Singer

Investigations Editor – NECIRBU & WGBH



Rebecca Shabad

Congressional Reporter – NBC News



Scott Montgomery

Head of Content – Education Week



Mary Ann Akers

Washington Journalist



Mark Preston

Executive Director of Political Programming – CNN



Lauren Whittington

Senior Writer & Media Specialist – Longwood University



Kyle Trygstad

Editor – NJ Hotline



Emma Dumain

Congress Reporter – McClatchy



Jake Tapper

Anchor – CNN’s The Lead



Jennifer Bendery

Senior Politics Reporter – HuffPost



John Stanton

Senior National Correspondent – BuzzFeed



Norah O’Donnell

Co-host – CBS This Morning



Joshua Miller

Reporter – Boston Globe



Emily Heil

Reporter – Washington Post



Meredith Shiner

Former National Political Reporter


Ed Henry

Chief National Correspondent – Fox News



Emily Singer

Senior Political Reporter – Mic



Daniel Newhauser

Writer – National Journal



Christina Bellantoni

Assistant Managing Editor for Politics – LA Times



Abby Livingston

DC Bureau Chief – Texas Tribune



Ben Pershing

Editor – National Journal



Alexis Levinson

Reporter – BuzzFeed News



Amanda Becker

Congress Correspondent – Reuters


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