U.S. Senate panel grapples with fast-approaching state laws on rights of student athletes

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Bryce Perkins, #3, of the Virginia Cavaliers rushes past Jarrod Hewitt, #5, of the Virginia Tech Hokies in the second half during a game at Scott Stadium on November 29, 2019 in Charlottesville.(Photo by Ryan M. Kelly/Getty Images)

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Laura Olson
Laura Olson

Laura covers the nation's capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom, a network of nonprofit outlets that includes Virginia Mercury. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections, and campaign finance.