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Mar 09, 2019
US House Democrats okay sweeping plan to ensure fair election for all, Republican-run Senate pledges to slam door on billThe bill moves to make Election Day a holiday for federal workers and puts in place a public financing system for congressional campaigns. It also seeks to bar voter roll purges such as those seen in Georgia, Ohio and elsewhere, and restore voting rights for ex-prisoners.
Jan 30, 2019
Donald Trump insists on US-Mexico border wall again; says 'negotiators wasting time if not talking about physical barrier'US president Donald Trump has once again insisted that Congressional negotiators working on a compromise border security deal include money for his proposed wall between Mexico and the southern US border.
Nov 15, 2018
Donald Trump ally Kevin McCarthy selected to lead House GOP; Republican's top priority will be to protect US president's agendaThe speaker's gavel long gone, the race for minority leader was McCarthy's to lose, but the Californian's rise was never guaranteed. He's close to Trump, but the president is also friendly with Rep. Jim Jordan, the conservative Freedom Caucus member, and both faced testy colleagues ready to assign blame after the midterm election losses.
Sep 28, 2018
Google CEO Sundar Pichai to meet lawmakers regarding allegations of biased search resultsGoogle has faced questions from lawmakers on whether it intends to resume operating its search engine in China.
Oct 29, 2015
Republicans nominate Paul Ryan to be new Speaker of US House of RepresentativesFormer vice presidential candidate and Wisconsin Congressman Paul Ryan was chosen as the new Speaker of the US House of Representatives in a closed-door election of the House Republican Conference on Wednesday.
Oct 09, 2015
Frontrunner Kevin McCarthy quits US House speaker race causing chaos among RepublicansConservative US Republicans drove frontrunner Kevin McCarthy out of the race to be the next speaker of the House Thursday, plunging their party into disarray and triggering a mad scramble to find the chamber's next leader.