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

    Kyle Guy, No. 5, and De'Andre Hunter, No. 12, of the Virginia Cavaliers, celebrate their team's 85-77 win over the Texas Tech Red Raiders to win the 2019 NCAA men's Final Four National Championship game at U.S. Bank Stadium on April 8, 2019 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images.
    Laura Olson
    Laura covers the nation's capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom, a network of nonprofit outlets that includes Minnesota Reformer. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections, and campaign finance.