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Funding crunch risks U.S. election chaos
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U.S. Supreme Court rules some Trump financial records can be revealed
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House Approves $100 Billion Rural Broadband Funding
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Hickenlooper Wins Colorado Senate Primary
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McGrath Defeats Booker In Kentucky
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No indication alleged Russia payments were a 'hoax': House Dem
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Half Mast: Mississippi Takes First Step In Removing Confederate Symbolism From State Flag
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Mississippi Governor Agrees To Sign Bill For New State Flag
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Pelosi Rules Out Impeaching Attorney General William Barr
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Portraits of former Confederate House speakers to be removed -Pelosi
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Trump asked China to help him win in 2020 -Bolton
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Senate GOP unveil police reform bill
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'We hear you' -Sen. Scott unveils police reform bill
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U.S. sues Bolton over publication of book
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Trump: If Bolton publishes, it's 'criminal liability'
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Trump: Bolton breaking law if he publishes book
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Georgia officials report problems, long lines at some voting sites
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George Floyd's brother to lawmakers: 'Stop the pain'
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Here's Looking At You? House Drops Surveillance Bill For Now
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Cuomo calls out partisanship on state and local funding
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Tlaib Faces Hard Re-Election Bid
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Headed to the Convention? Not I, More Republicans Are Saying“Everybody just assumes no one is going,” said one House member wary of the virus risks. But other delegates dismissed the health threat and said it was an honor to help nominate President Trump.
Congress Presses Military Leaders on Suspected Russian BountiesTwo House hearings grappled with a C.I.A. assessment that Russia offered payments to kill American troops in Afghanistan — and White House inaction on the months-old judgment.
Tensions flare at Mississippi Capitol as lawmakers enter heated debate over changing flagTwo senators stared each other down Friday morning. The House still has not brought up flag legislation.
Could DC become the 51st state? Here's why is might not happenThe House bill, aptly named "H.R. 51," would allow for the admission of a new state, called Washington, Douglass Commonwealth after Fredrick Douglass.
House Approves D.C. Statehood in Historic VoteIt is the first time a chamber of Congress has approved establishing the nation’s capital as the 51st state. The measure is all but certain to die in the Republican-led Senate.
House approves DC statehood, Senate opposedThe Democratic-controlled House approved a bill Friday to make the District of Columbia the 51st state, but the bill faces insurmountable opposition in the Republican-controlled Senate. (June 26)
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House approves sweeping police reform package that would ban chokeholds, end qualified immunity after George Floyd deathThe House approved a sweeping police reform package that would end certain legal protections for officers accused of misconduct and ban chokeholds, the maneuver that a Minneapolis police officer held..
House nears passing historic DC statehood legislationThe Democratic-controlled House of Representatives will vote Friday to pass a bill on District of Columbia statehood, the first time such a bill will pass either house of Congress. (June 25)
Fauci says it's 'when, not if' for US vaccineThe top infectious disease expert in the United States has told House lawmakers it's a question of "when, not if" the United States will have a vaccine for COVID-19. (June 23)
House panel set to grill Anthony Fauci, CDC director on Trump's coronavirus response as states see spikesDr. Anthony Fauci is among those who are scheduled to testify before House lawmakers on Tuesday about the Trump administration's coroanvirus response.
New York Primary, Kentucky Senate Showdown: What to Watch For TodayThere are competitive House races in New York and Charles Booker faces Amy McGrath in the Senate primary in Kentucky. Results may be delayed because of the many voters casting absentee ballots.
Kentucky and New York Hold Primaries Today: What to Watch ForThere are competitive House races in New York and Charles Booker faces Amy McGrath in the Senate primary in Kentucky. Results may be delayed because of the many voters casting absentee ballots.
Protesters Demanded Police Reform. Minnesota Lawmakers Left Without Passing a Bill.The Democratic-led House and Republican-led Senate, which had approved competing plans, failed to compromise before a weeklong special session ended.
U.S. House panel hears from Facebook, Google, Twitter on election securityTop officials from Facebook Inc , Alphabet Inc's Google and Twitter Inc appeared remotely before U.S. lawmakers on Thursday at a virtual hearing on foreign influence and election security.
Promotion in Jeopardy for Army Officer Who Challenged Trump on UkraineMilitary officials fear the White House may retaliate against Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman for his testimony in the House impeachment inquiry.
Portraits of former Confederate House speakers to be removed: PelosiPortraits of four former House of Representatives speakers who served the Confederacy will be removed from the U.S. Capitol, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Thursday.
Police Reform Bills: The Differences Between The House and SenateLawmakers will have to bridge the wide gulf between the two measures in order to reach an election-year agreement on overhauling the country’s police system.
U.S. Senate Republicans ready police reform bill to rival DemocratsPolice reforms will take center stage in Congress on Wednesday as Senate Republicans unveil their effort to address racial disparities in law enforcement and Democrats in the House of Representatives..
House will vote to make Washington DC 51st stateDemocrats controlling the House have slated a vote next week to make the District of Columbia the 51st state, an issue that they say has become far more important in the aftermath of protests for..
U.S. Justice Dept. employees to testify about political meddling, House panel saysTwo Justice Department employees will testify to Congress next week about political influence on law enforcement activity, including one who worked on Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia probe, the..
U.S. House panel subpoenas career prosecutors over alleged political meddling at Justice DeptThe Democratically-controlled U.S. House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday said it had subpoenaed two career federal prosecutors to testify about the politicization of the Justice Department, including..
House member Rice, family members test positive for COVID-19U.S. Representative Tom Rice, a Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives, said on Monday he, his wife and his son had all contracted COVID-19, the illness caused by the novel coronavirus.
U.S. House Republicans to put forward their own police reform planRepublicans in the U.S. House of Representatives will put forward their own proposal on police reform that would focus on performance, transparency and accountability, House Republican Leader Kevin..
Pelosi urges Congress to remove Confederate statues from U.S. CapitolU.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi urged Congress on Wednesday to immediately take steps to remove from the U.S. Capitol 11 statues representing Confederate leaders and soldiers from..
'Justice for George,' Floyd's brother says on way into congressional hearingThe Democratic-led U.S. House of Representatives took up the issues of police violence and racial injustice in America on Wednesday in the first congressional hearing since the death of George Floyd in..
George Floyd's brother to address U.S. House panel on police reformsOne of the brothers of George Floyd, whose death in Minneapolis sparked protests around the world, is due to speak to a Democratic-led congressional panel on Wednesday as lawmakers take on the twin..
U.S. Democrats see police bill vote this month, Hoyer saysLeaders of the U.S. House of Representatives hope to vote on a policing reform bill during the week of June 22, Representative Steny Hoyer, the chamber's No. 2 Democrat, said on Tuesday.
Steve King, House Republican With a History of Racist Remarks, Loses PrimaryMr. King, one of the nation’s most divisive elected officials, saw his power in Congress curtailed last year after he questioned why white supremacy was considered offensive.
Congress Plans Hearings on Racial Violence and Use of Force by the PoliceA top Democrat said the House would likely weigh a federal chokehold ban as leaders in the House and Senate announced hearings on race and policing.
House Democrats launch inquiry into Medicare stimulus payoutsTwo U.S. House of Representatives Democrats on Friday launched an inquiry into whether the Health and Human Services Department misdirected billions of dollars in coronavirus stimulus money to..
Coronavirus live updates: San Francisco mayor extends stay-at-home order indefinitely; Boston Marathon canceled; Nordstrom closes 16 storesThe House passed a bipartisan bill to make changes to the PPP program. The Boston Marathon was canceled. More COVID-19 news Friday.
House Approves Revisions to Paycheck Protection ProgramIt remains unclear how the legislation will be reconciled with a similar proposal in the Senate.
House passes PPP bill giving small businesses more time, flexibility to access small business loansThe Paycheck Protection Program already has provided more than 4.4 million small businesses with an infusion of cash to keep their workers employed.
Democrats urge probe of allegations regarding TikTok and children's privacyFourteen Democratic members of the U.S. House of Representatives wrote to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) on Thursday to urge it to consider probing the short video app TikTok for "blatant..
Texas congressman Sam Johnson, conservative former Vietnam POW, dies at 89Sam Johnson, an Air Force pilot held for nearly seven years as a prisoner of war in North Vietnam, who later became one of the most conservative members of the U.S. House of Representatives as a..
House Passes Uighur Human Rights Bill, Prodding Trump to Punish ChinaThe House overwhelmingly cleared legislation that would punish top Chinese officials for detaining more than one million Muslims in internment camps.
U.S. House backs bill to pressure China over Uighur rightsThe U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday backed legislation calling on President Donald Trump's administration to impose sanctions on those responsible for China's repression of its Uighur Muslim..
Republicans cast doubt on future of House bills passed by proxyRepublicans warned on Wednesday that legislation passed by the Democratic-controlled U.S. House of Representatives during the coronavirus pandemic may not become law if lawmakers are allowed to cast..
House to Vote on Limiting F.B.I. Power to Collect Americans’ Internet DataLawmakers compromised on an ambiguously worded amendment that narrows a failed but popular Senate proposal.
U.S. House panel leader links State Dept. IG firing to Saudi arms saleThe chairman of the U.S. House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee said on Monday the State Department inspector general may have been fired because he was investigating President Donald..
U.S. House chairman alleges Saudi arms sale link to State IG firingThe chairman of the U.S. House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee said on Monday the State Department inspector general may have been fired because he was investigating President Donald..
U.S. House passes $3 trillion coronavirus aid bill opposed by Trump(In May 15 story, fixes dollar amount in paragraph 14 to $3 trillion from $3 billion)
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U.S. House votes to allow 'proxy' voting during coronavirus crisisThe U.S. House of Representatives on Friday approved an historic change to its rules, allowing lawmakers to vote by "proxy" from remote locations temporarily, as they also moved toward a vote on $3..
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