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Democratic Rep. Calls GOP Colleagues 'Sex-Starved Males' During Abortion Debate
So that's what's happening in Congress today.
House Votes To Enforce Its Subpoena Authority In Court
Democrats paint the resolution as "civil contempt," but it's actually another incremental step.
White Supremacist Steve King Keeps Fighting GOP Over White Supremacy Comments
The Iowa congressman claims he's been punished unfairly by "a political lynch mob."
House To Vote On Holding William Barr In Contempt Over Mueller Report
The full House of Representatives will vote June 11 over whether the attorney general should be held in contempt of Congress.
Maxine Waters' Committee Will Seek Signs Of 'Illicit Funds' In Trump Deutsche Bank Records
"No other bank would lend him money. We want to understand that relationship," the congresswoman tells Chris Hayes.
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63 House Members Have Called For Congress To Start Trump Impeachment Proceedings
The chamber's Democratic leadership continues to balk at beginning the process to oust Trump from office.
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How Freshman Rep. Katie Porter Puts Wall Street In The Hot Seat
The former law professor is taking notes and even assigning math homework. Wall Street better be paying attention.
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Hey, Democrats: Stop Being Polite
Freshmen Democrats want the party to exercise power. House leadership is still focused on good manners.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Ignored Paul Ryan's 'Little Tips' For Congress, And Twitter Loved It
“I don’t think she really listened to a thing I said," said the former House speaker.
House Democrats Have A Plan To Beef Up Obamacare
It's not Medicare for All, but a new slate of legislation would tackle some of the Affordable Care Act's biggest problems.
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Nancy Pelosi Boots Mike Pence From His House Office
Pence was given the office by the previous House speaker, Paul Ryan.
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Democrats Consider Abandoning Budget Floor Vote
More growing pains for the new House majority.
Fox News Rebukes Judge Jeanine
Fox News has rebuked Judge Jeanine Pirro after she said Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) supports Sharia law because she wears a hijab.
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Nancy Pelosi Says Rep. Ilhan Omar's Comment Was 'Not Meant In Anti-Semitic Way'
“She didn’t have a full appreciation of how they landed on other people where these words have a history," the House speaker said.
Trump Blasts Democratic Probe
President Donald Trump responded to a broad probe by House Democrats that may touch on everything from the president’s possible abuse of power to his possible obstruction of justice.
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Congress To Continue Michael Cohen Testimony On Russia Behind Closed Doors
By Nathan Layne, Reuters
In his third and final Capitol Hill session this week, Cohen will testify to the House Intelligence Committee.
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House Passes Universal Background Checks Bill
The most significant gun control bill to pass the House in more than two decades will now go to the Senate.
GOP’S Gaetz Threatens Cohen
Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) denied that his tweet, in which he seemed to warn Michael Cohen he would reveal details of an extramarital affair, counts as witness tampering.
Democrats Ready To Declare Victory On Spending Deal Draw
Democrats win 29-29.
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Nancy Pelosi Nails What Donald Trump's Attacks On Democrats Are Really All About
The House speaker responded to Trump's claim that he was the victim of "unlimited presidential harassment."
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Rep. Ilhan Omar Says 'Don't Mind' The GOP Rep Calling Her 'Anti-Semitic'
The freshman Democrat stood up to Rep. Lee Zeldin, her colleague on a House foreign subcommittee.
Women Urged To Wear Suffragist White To Trump's State Of The Union Address
A group of House Democratic lawmakers is urging women from both parties to declare "we will not go back on our hard-earned rights."
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Is Only Democrat To Vote Against Reopening Government
The congresswoman called it a "tough/nuanced" decision to reject ICE funding.
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Get In, Millennials, We're Going To Congress
An endlessly mocked generation is growing up to become the power brokers and thought leaders a wider culture told us we were too lazy and entitled to be.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Torches Trump For Shutdown In First House Floor Speech
"The truth is, this shutdown is about the erosion of American democracy and the subversion of our most basic governmental norms,” the freshman lawmaker said.
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Congress Might Actually Do Something To Stop Itself From Sucking So Much
Pretty much everyone supports the mission of the new committee to modernize Congress.
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