Jesse Byrnes, The Hill

Jesse Byrnes

The Hill

Washington, DC, United States

Contact Jesse

Discover and connect with journalists and influencers around the world, save time on email research, monitor the news, and more.

Start free trial

Recent:
  • Unknown
Past:
  • The Hill

Past articles by Jesse:

Cyber officials urge federal agencies to armor up for potential Russian attacks

U.S. cybersecurity officials are urging federal agencies and large org... → Read More

Inhofe's chief of staff launches bid to replace him

Luke Holland, the longtime aide and chief of staff to Sen. James Inhofe, is running to succeed the veteran Republican lawmaker and has received the senator's support. → Read More

UK official warns COVID-19 variant is 'most significant' yet

Leaders in Britain and other nations on Friday reacted with alarm over a new COVID-19 variant detected in South Africa, which a top U.K. health official described as the "most significant" variant identified yet. → Read More

Trump on what would prevent 2024 bid: 'I guess a bad call from a doctor'

Former President Trump suggested in an interview Friday night that only a "bad call from a doctor" would prevent him from seeking another White House bid. → Read More

Overnight Defense & National Security: US braces for potentially more attacks in Kabul

It's Friday, welcome to Overnight Defense & National Security, your nightly guide to the latest developments at the Pentagon, on Capitol Hill and beyond. → Read More

Florida coronavirus cases jump 50 percent in one week

The number of coronavirus cases in Florida has jumped 50 percent over the past week, officials said Friday, as the state that already makes up a large chunk of the nation's total cases sees a surge in new infections. → Read More

Former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld dies at 88

Former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld has died at the age of 88, his family announced Wednesday. → Read More

Biden meets Queen Elizabeth for first time as president

President Biden met with Queen Elizabeth II on Friday in his first face-to-face interaction with the queen since entering office earlier this year, making him the 13th sitting U.S. president to meet the British monarch. → Read More

Fauci hits back at GOP criticism over emails: 'It's all nonsense'

White House chief medical adviser Anthony Fauci late Friday pushed back on fresh criticism from Republicans following the release of thousands of his emails this week, calling the backlash "inappropriate" and "misleading." → Read More

North Korea fires unidentified projectile into sea, South says

North Korea has fired an unidentified projectile that reportedly landed in the East Sea, Yonhap News reports, citing South Korea's → Read More

Senators pull all-nighter inching toward COVID-19 relief vote

Senators worked throughout the night Friday into Saturday as the chamber considered various amendments to the $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package, with a final vote expected later in the day. → Read More

READ: House Democrats' mammoth COVID relief bill

House Democrats on Friday released the text of the $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package that& → Read More

GOP Rep. Herrera Beutler urges 'patriots' to talk about Trump call

GOP Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler said Friday that she was told then-President Trump initially sided with supporters storming the Capitol on Jan. → Read More

Lou Dobbs retweets supporters blasting decision to cancel show

Former Fox Business host Lou Dobbs shared a number of tweets from fans and fellow supporters of former President Trump who backed the longtime host after Dobbs's show was canceled on Friday. → Read More

READ: Trump defense team's response to impeachment case

Lawyers for former President Trump have released their response to → Read More

CDC mandates masks for planes and other public transportation

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a sweeping order late Friday that mandates the use of masks on airplanes and other public transportation as the U.S. seeks to contain the spread of COVID-19. → Read More

READ: Transcript of Amanda Gorman's inaugural poem

Amanda Gorman became the youngest person to deliver a poem at a U.S. → Read More

Barr told Trump that theories about stolen election were 'bulls---': report

Former Attorney General William Barr reportedly pushed back strongly on President Trump when discussing claims the president was circulating about the election being "stolen" from him. → Read More

Trump suggests building own platform after Twitter ban

President Trump suggested Friday night that he may seek to build his own online platform after Twitter permanently suspended his account less than two weeks before the end of his presidency. → Read More

4 dead, 52 arrested after chaos on Capitol Hill

Four people died on Wednesday, including one woman who was shot by a police officer, amid protests and rioting on Capitol Hill that resulted in dozens of demonstrators being arrested, police announced. → Read More