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Jerry Nadler Threatens To Cite Don McGahn
House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler vows accountability after the former White House counsel, Don McGahn defied a subpoena.
Michael Cohen Told Congress A Trump Lawyer Urged Him To Lie About Moscow Project
Trump's longtime fixer said Jay Sekulow told him to lie about the timeline for talks about a Moscow Trump Tower.
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This Law Has Saved Millions Of American Lives. The Trump Administration Wants To Gut It.
The Clean Air Act shows the power of Congress to change lives.
Donald Trump Piles On To GOP Attacks Against Rashida Tlaib After Holocaust Comments
Republican lawmakers took the congresswoman's words about her Palestinian ancestors out of context.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: If Congress Gets 3 Months' Parental Leave, So Should Everyone
The freshman lawmaker emphasized that her ”‘unusual" leave policy applies to both mothers AND fathers on her staff.
Ex-CIA Agent Valerie Plame Is Running For A New Mexico House Seat
The former CIA agent outed by the Bush administration doesn't want the Scooter Libby incident to end her public service career.
Chuck Schumer And Hakeem Jeffries Team Up On Bill To Federally Decriminalize Marijuana
The legislation, which was first unveiled last year, would declassify cannabis as a controlled substance.
Trump Retreats On Mueller Testifying
Trump is walking back his statement that it was up to William Barr if Robert Mueller should testify in Congress.
Trump Family Sues To Block Financial Records
The Trump family is suing banks to stop them from releasing financial records.
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The Trump Administration's Congressional Stonewalling Is Unprecedented
Democrats might have to use long-dormant congressional powers to fight back.
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Twitter's Jack Dorsey Told Ilhan Omar He Won't Take Down Trump's Tweet Targeting Her
The CEO reportedly called the congresswoman to say a Trump tweet mischaracterizing her comments about 9/11 doesn't break Twitter rules.
Trump Digs In On Saudi War
President Donald Trump has issued the second veto of his administration, blocking a bipartisan effort to end U.S. support for the Saudi-led war in Yemen.
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Sarah Huckabee Sanders: Congress Not 'Smart Enough' To Understand Trump's Taxes
The White House continues to push back on Democrats' request for six years' worth of the president's tax returns.
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Divided Democrats Swear They Are Not Divided
The party's House caucus remains split on several key issues: Trump's taxes, the minimum wage and spending.
Congress Recesses Without Approving Aid To States Hit By Damaging Storms
Lawmakers were unable to reach a deal amid a standoff over disaster relief for Puerto Rico.
Democrats Introduce Bills To Void Trump's Muslim Ban And Stop Anything Like It
Sen. Chris Coons, a chief sponsor of the No Ban Act, called Trump’s executive order “a stain on America’s reputation.”
Late-Night Jokes About Barr Testimony
Late-night comics hinted about all the things that could William Barr could redact from Robert Mueller’s report about Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election.
Late-Night On Barr Testimony
Late-night comics hinted about all the things that William Barr could redact from Robert Mueller’s report about Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election.
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U.S. Attorney General William Barr Faces Congress For First Time Since Mueller Report
By Sarah N. Lynch, Reuters
Barr is expected to appear at a congressional budget hearing on Tuesday, but will likely face more questions about Mueller's findings.
Effort To Name Post Office After Capt. Humayun Khan Moves Forward, Again
An earlier bill to honor the fallen U.S. Army captain mistakenly renamed the wrong post office.
157 Republicans Vote Against Renewing Violence Against Women Act
Due to pressure from the National Rifle Association, 157 Republicans in the House voted against the Violence Against Women Act.
President Donald Trump Mocks Puerto Rico Crisis
Since the devastating hurricane in Puerto Rico, President Trump has repeatedly ridiculed the island’s crisis.
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GOP Wants To Politicize Anti-Semitism To Help Trump, Saudis. Jewish Groups Push Back.
Akbar Shahid Ahmed
In February, Republicans used a surprise vote on language condemning anti-Semitism to hinder legislation on U.S. intervention in Yemen.
Mitch McConnell Goes Nuclear
Sen. Mitch McConnell wants to make it easier to confirm President Donald Trump’s judicial nominees.
GOP Congressman Heats Up Health Care Debate By Telling Democrat To ‘Shut Up Now’
Rep. Markwayne Mullin’s belligerent remarks set off an uproar among his House colleagues
Republican Congressman Tries To Mansplain Equal Pay
A congressman tried to mansplain equal pay to a woman while defending an amendment to change equal pay legislation.
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