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July 17, 2019 - 3:22 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The House easily killed a maverick Democrat's effort Wednesday to impeach President Donald Trump for his recent racial insults against lawmakers of color, in a vote that provided an early snapshot of just how divided Democrats are over trying to oust him in the shadow of the 2020...
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July 17, 2019 - 10:40 am
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi held her weekly press conference on Wednesday, a day earlier than usual, after the House passed a resolution on Tuesday condemning President Trump's racist tweets targeting four progressive congresswomen. The measure condemning the tweets passed by a vote of 240 to 187,...
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July 16, 2019 - 3:57 pm
Texas Rep. Al Green has introduced articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, potentially forcing a vote this week on whether to remove the president from office. The vote would come too soon for most Democrats, as a majority of the caucus appears to oppose impeachment, for now. But...
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July 16, 2019 - 3:43 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — In a remarkable political repudiation, the Democratic-led House voted Tuesday night to condemn President Donald Trump's "racist comments" against four congresswomen of color, despite protestations by Trump's Republican congressional allies and his own insistence he hasn't "a...
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July 16, 2019 - 11:14 am
It's typical for lawmakers to offer amendments to the sweeping National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), the defense spending bill that is reauthorized every term, and this year has been no different. One of the more unusual amendments is one offered by New Jersey Republican Rep. Chris Smith to...
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Ameera Butt
July 16, 2019 - 9:07 am
HGTV is offering a "A Very Brady Contest" offering a six-night stay in the 1970s sitcom "The Brady Bunch" house located in Studio City. The six-night stay will be from Dec. 9 to 15 and the network wants 30 to 90-second videos from fans on why contestants and up to six guests should win the stay...
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July 12, 2019 - 2:22 pm
After a blistering Capitol Hill testimony by first responders and comedian Jon Stewart, in which he lambasted members of Congress for their lack of compassion in providing necessary funding for the health care needs of 9/11 responders, the House has voted to permanently reauthorize the September...
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July 12, 2019 - 8:33 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats are considering a delay of special counsel Robert Mueller's high-profile hearing next week because of concerns over the short length of the scheduled hearings before two committees. The House Judiciary and Intelligence committees are considering delaying the July...
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June 26, 2019 - 7:02 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — It took last-minute changes and a full-court press by top Democratic leaders, but the House passed with relative ease a $4.5 billion emergency border aid package to care for thousands of migrant families and unaccompanied children detained after crossing the U.S.-Mexico border...
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June 13, 2019 - 7:35 am
WASHINGTON — The topic of reparations for slavery is headed to Capitol Hill for its first hearing in more than a decade with writer Ta-Nehisi Coates and actor Danny Glover set to testify before a House panel. The House Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights and Civil Liberties is...
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