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House Appropriations Committee Chair Nita Lowey (D-N.Y.) was just one of the many Democratic lawmakers who sharply rebuked Attorney General William Barr for his handling of Robert Mueller’s special counsel report.
During a hearing of the House Appropriations Committee, Rep. Betty McCollum (D-Minn.) tells Scott Pruitt he should resign as EPA Administrator.
"Terms and how they are defined by society change with time."
Well, at least they're negotiating, I guess.
Placing industry concerns above children's health, this Congress is undermining the 2010 bi-partisan Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act by proposing to roll back updated standards for the nutritional content of school meals.
Ever hear of Oscar DePriest? He made history a hundred years ago Monday. Few today remember him, but a hundred years ago, on April 6, 1915, Oscar DePriest made history, becoming the first African-American elected alderman in Chicago.
Professional. Bipartisan. Serious. Mature. Those are four words that you would not ordinarily associate with Washington politics. But guess what? The Republican House and the Democratic president actually came together on an issue.
If Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi is expecting the United States to deliver the $1.3 billion in annual military assistance without any delays or restrictions, he may be in for a "rude awakening," as Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Robert Menendez said during a hearing on Egypt earlier this month.
Rep. Andy Harris (R-Md.) offered an amendment to the fiscal 2015 financial services and general government appropriations
We would never stop teaching our kids math or science just because it is hard. So why are we consider doing it for nutrition?
The amendment, proposed for the commerce, justice and science appropriations bill, failed by a vote of 196-211. All Democrats
Horses helped settle the country, and we owe them more than to turn them into chopped patties.
House Republicans have been pushing the bulb issue for years. They touted in their summary of the appropriations bill that
Despite the lack of military value, the Pentagon still wants to refurbish the remaining bombs -- a process that would cost a fortune. The planned upgrades would cost $28.9 million per bomb -- twice as much as the cost of the bomb's weight in gold.
"I think that if we’re going to say that we have this policy in place that relates to travel in Cuba, that it ought to be
Unfortunately, the American people are the ones who will pay the price for budgetary punishment directed at the IRS. National
Additionally, the budget will cut $3.4 million dollars from the White House request for the Office for Civil Rights and Civil