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Haris Alic

Haris Alic

Haris Alic covers Congress for The Washington Times. A veteran journalist, Alic has covered Capitol Hill, the executive branch and presidential nominating contests. During the 2022 midterm cycle, Alic moderated a Republican primary debate for the U.S. Senate in New Hampshire. 

Alic was most recently a politics reporter at Fox News. He got his start in journalism as a staff writer for the Washington Free Beacon.

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Articles by Haris Alic

Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, speaks during a Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs and Senate Committee on Rules and Administration joint hearing Wednesday, March 3, 2021, examining the Jan. 6, attack on the U.S. Capitol in Washington. (Greg Nash/Pool via AP) ** FILE **

Ted Cruz raises more than $5 million in first quarter of 2021

Sen. Ted Cruz raised more than $5 million in the first quarter of this year, despite efforts by Democrats to punish the Texas Republican for his objections to certifying the results of the 2020 presidential election. Published April 13, 2021

Capitol Police investigate the scene, Friday, April 2, 2021, after a car crashed into a barrier on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

Noah Green identified as suspect in Capitol Police attack

The suspect responsible for the death of an 18-year veteran of the U.S. Capitol Police force on Friday has been identified by law enforcement as Noah Green -- a 25-year-old supporter of the Nation of Islam. Published April 2, 2021

Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., left, and wife Gayle Conelly Manchin arrive for a State Dinner with Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and President Donald Trump at the White House, Friday, Sept. 20, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

Joe Manchin’s wife up for $160K Biden appointment

President Biden intends to appoint the wife of the Senate's top swing vote, West Virginia Democrat Joe Manchin III, to a plum federal position that pays upwards of $160,000 annually. Published March 28, 2021