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Connecticut Post
Warren to Trump nominee: 'It would be a mistake to put you on the Fed board'unemployment rate but not the inflation rate." Senator Bob Menendez called out
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 minutes ago
unemployment rate but not the inflation rate." Senator Bob Menendez called out Goodfriend’s skepticism, expressed in prior Congressional testimony, of the value of the Fed’s dual mandate. "During a hearing last May you called the Federal Reserve’s... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Schumer has rescinded offer to Trump on border wall fundinglawmakers that they believe such construction is unnecessary. White House Chie
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 24 minutes ago
lawmakers that they believe such construction is unnecessary. White House Chief of Staff John Kelly told members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus last week that "A concrete wall from sea to shining sea" would not be built, according to... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Former Allentown managing director testifies his rigged bid at mayor's requestwhile running for governor, Dougherty said it was his job to “mind the store,”
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 28 minutes ago
while running for governor, Dougherty said it was his job to “mind the store,” while the mayor was away. But when the congressional race began, Dougherty said his job was to “mine the store” to help support his boss’s political... Read more
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FOX News
Kentucky school shooting leaves at least two dead and 19 others injured, officials sayresponders who continue to put themselves in harm's way to protect others. Rep
FOX News / Posted 36 minutes ago
responders who continue to put themselves in harm's way to protect others. Rep. James Comer, who represents Kentucky's 1st congressional district, tweeted the first official indication there had been an incident at the school: "My thoughts &... Read more
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FOX News
Kentucky school shooting leaves at least two dead and 19 others injured, officials sayresponders who continue to put themselves in harm's way to protect others. Rep
FOX News / Posted 36 minutes ago
responders who continue to put themselves in harm's way to protect others. Rep. James Comer, who represents Kentucky's 1st congressional district, tweeted the first official indication there had been an incident at the school: "My thoughts &... Read more
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The Washington Times
FBI ‘secret society’? John Ratcliffe writes cryptic tweet about Peter Strzok, Lisa Page textsare recoverable from another source,” Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Monda
The Washington Times / Posted 43 minutes ago
are recoverable from another source,” Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Monday. “If we are successful, we will update the congressional committees immediately.” The texts in question were sent between Dec. 14, 2016, and May 17, 2017, Mr. Sessions... Read more
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The Washington Times
Ron Johnson says Peter Strzok had doubts about Mueller probethe missing messages are recoverable from another source,” Mr. Sessions said. “
The Washington Times / Posted 43 minutes ago
the missing messages are recoverable from another source,” Mr. Sessions said. “If we are successful, we will update the congressional committees immediately.” The missing texts range between Dec. 14, 2016, and May 17, 2017, Mr. Sessions said.... Read more
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The Hill
The Hill's 12:30 ReportVia The Hill's Niall Stanage, as the government prepares to reopen, here are th
The Hill / Posted 49 minutes ago
Via The Hill's Niall Stanage, as the government prepares to reopen, here are the winners and losers of the first big congressional controversy of 2018: On the receiving end of the inevitable Trump shutdown tweet: Drum roll please -- CNN's... Read more
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The Hill
A State of the Union that fights hungershould also prioritize feeding the hungry. Democrats and Republicans often come
The Hill / Posted 49 minutes ago
should also prioritize feeding the hungry. Democrats and Republicans often come together on the issue of hunger. Recent Congressional Gold Medal winner Republican Bob Dole made a career of partnering with Democratic Sen. George McGovern on the... Read more
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The Hill
Public blames Dem lawmakers, Trump for shutdownthe lion's share of blame for the shutdown, with 38 percent blaming Trump. Just
The Hill / Posted 49 minutes ago
the lion's share of blame for the shutdown, with 38 percent blaming Trump. Just 18 percent said most of the blame lies with congressional Republicans, who control both chambers of Congress. A majority of Americans in the poll, 6 in 10, however,... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Trump's move may nudge holdout GOP states to expand Medicaidcarrot for reluctant states is the repeal of the health law's requirement that
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 57 minutes ago
carrot for reluctant states is the repeal of the health law's requirement that most people carry health insurance. Congressional Republicans repealed the "individual mandate" in the tax bill, and President Donald Trump signed it into law.... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Abbott backs activist Wall in crowded congressional primaryis a conservative "champion." Six Republicans and two Democrats are giving up
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 58 minutes ago
is a conservative "champion." Six Republicans and two Democrats are giving up U.S. House seats, nearly a quarter of Texas' congressional delegation. Many open-seat races feature fierce primary battles. Abbott has largely avoided congressional... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Will Trump’s offshore oil plans prove toxic for GOP incumbents in California?see Walters and Rohrabacher as among the most vulnerable GOP incumbents in Cali
The Sacramento Bee / Posted an hour ago
see Walters and Rohrabacher as among the most vulnerable GOP incumbents in California. Hillary Clinton won both of their congressional districts — the 45th and 48th — in 2016. Both incumbents face multiple opponents next year, as Democrats pour... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Trump's move may nudge holdout GOP states to expand Medicaidcarrot for reluctant states is the repeal of the health law's requirement that
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted an hour ago
carrot for reluctant states is the repeal of the health law's requirement that most people carry health insurance. Congressional Republicans repealed the "individual mandate" in the tax bill, and President Donald Trump signed it into law.... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Abbott backs activist Wall in crowded congressional primaryis a conservative "champion." Six Republicans and two Democrats are giving up
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted an hour ago
is a conservative "champion." Six Republicans and two Democrats are giving up U.S. House seats, nearly a quarter of Texas' congressional delegation. Many open-seat races feature fierce primary battles. Abbott has largely avoided congressional... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Abbott backs activist Wall in crowded congressional primaryis a conservative "champion." Six Republicans and two Democrats are giving up
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted an hour ago
is a conservative "champion." Six Republicans and two Democrats are giving up U.S. House seats, nearly a quarter of Texas' congressional delegation. Many open-seat races feature fierce primary battles. Abbott has largely avoided congressional... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Trump's Medicaid move may actually prod GOP states to expandcarrot for reluctant states is the repeal of the health law's requirement that
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted an hour ago
carrot for reluctant states is the repeal of the health law's requirement that most people carry health insurance. Congressional Republicans repealed the "individual mandate" in the tax bill, and President Donald Trump signed it into law.... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Abbott backs activist Wall in crowded congressional primaryis a conservative "champion." Six Republicans and two Democrats are giving up
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted an hour ago
is a conservative "champion." Six Republicans and two Democrats are giving up U.S. House seats, nearly a quarter of Texas' congressional delegation. Many open-seat races feature fierce primary battles. Abbott has largely avoided congressional... Read more
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The Columbian
Top Pennsylvania GOP lawmaker announces U.S. House bidhis plans. Reed’s announcement comes a day after Pennsylvania’s Supreme Court
The Columbian / Posted an hour ago
his plans. Reed’s announcement comes a day after Pennsylvania’s Supreme Court ordered the boundaries of the state’s 18 congressional districts redrawn within weeks in a gerrymandering case. That creates the possibility that Reed won’t live in... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Federal employees furloughed in shutdown to be paidwho were unable to go work during the shutdown. We cannot allow our nation's ci
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted an hour ago
who were unable to go work during the shutdown. We cannot allow our nation's civil servants to be collateral damage in congressional gridlock and we thank those who voted to provide back pay." "Americans deserve to be able to access the... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Abbott backs activist Wall in crowded congressional primaryis a conservative "champion." Six Republicans and two Democrats are giving up
KXXV Waco / Posted an hour ago
is a conservative "champion." Six Republicans and two Democrats are giving up U.S. House seats, nearly a quarter of Texas' congressional delegation. Many open-seat races feature fierce primary battles. Abbott has largely avoided congressional... Read more
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FOX News
John Fund: How Trump outsmarted Schumer and won the shutdown fightpriority on immigrant rights. The failure of their shutdown strategy also touc
FOX News / Posted an hour ago
priority on immigrant rights. The failure of their shutdown strategy also touched off a mini civil war within the ranks of congressional Democrats. “They blink, they just do, and it’s unfortunate,” Rep. Luis Gutiérrez, D-Ill., a strong advocate... Read more
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FOX News
John Fund: How Trump outsmarted Schumer and won the shutdown fightpriority on immigrant rights. The failure of their shutdown strategy also touc
FOX News / Posted an hour ago
priority on immigrant rights. The failure of their shutdown strategy also touched off a mini civil war within the ranks of congressional Democrats. “They blink, they just do, and it’s unfortunate,” Rep. Luis Gutiérrez, D-Ill., a strong advocate... Read more
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The Morning Call
Top Pennsylvania Republican announces U.S. House bidReed's announcement comes a day after Pennsylvania's Supreme Court ordered the
The Morning Call / Posted an hour ago
Reed's announcement comes a day after Pennsylvania's Supreme Court ordered the boundaries of the state's 18 congressional districts redrawn within weeks in a gerrymandering case. That creates the possibility that Reed won't live in the 9th District... Read more
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Daily Mail
FBI officials texted about a 'secret society' after Trump wonGeneral Jeff Sessions said that Justice is taking all available actions to reco
Daily Mail / Posted an hour ago
General Jeff Sessions said that Justice is taking all available actions to recover the missing messages. Sessions told congressional committees on Friday that the Department of Justice's Inspector General is looking into the matter. '[A]... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Big batch of SF Bay Area WWII Filipino veterans get Congressional Gold MedalsRet. US Army Maj. Gen. Antonio Taguba (standing left) and current Maj. Gen. Eld
Inquirier.net / Posted an hour ago
Ret. US Army Maj. Gen. Antonio Taguba (standing left) and current Maj. Gen. Eldon Regua wait to give Congressional Gold Medal to each Filipino veteran of WWII at the honors ceremony. INQUIRER SAN FRANCISCO – Filipino veterans of World War II or... Read more
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The Hill
Senators get classified briefing on America's nuclear arsenalfor when the United States is willing to use nuclear weapons. They have also ar
The Hill / Posted an hour ago
for when the United States is willing to use nuclear weapons. They have also argued the price tag is cost-prohibitive. The Congressional Budget Office has estimated nuclear modernization and sustainment could cost $1.2 trillion over the next 30... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Abbott backs activist Wall in crowded congressional primaryis a conservative "champion." Six Republicans and two Democrats are giving up
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted an hour ago
is a conservative "champion." Six Republicans and two Democrats are giving up U.S. House seats, nearly a quarter of Texas' congressional delegation. Many open-seat races feature fierce primary battles. Abbott has largely avoided congressional... Read more
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Philly.com
Pa. House Majority Leader Dave Reed announces congressional runHouse Majority Leader Dave Reed, a Republican from Indiana County, announced Tu
Philly.com / Posted 2 hours ago
House Majority Leader Dave Reed, a Republican from Indiana County, announced Tuesday morning that he is running for an open congressional seat. Reed, 38, made the announcement in a roughly two-and-a-half minute video posted to Facebook right as the... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Trump's Medicaid move may actually prod GOP states to expandcarrot for reluctant states is the repeal of the health law's requirement that
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 2 hours ago
carrot for reluctant states is the repeal of the health law's requirement that most people carry health insurance. Congressional Republicans repealed the "individual mandate" in the tax bill, and President Donald Trump signed it into law.... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Trump's Medicaid move may actually prod GOP states to expandcarrot for reluctant states is the repeal of the health law's requirement that
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 2 hours ago
carrot for reluctant states is the repeal of the health law's requirement that most people carry health insurance. Congressional Republicans repealed the "individual mandate" in the tax bill, and President Donald Trump signed it into law.... Read more
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The Columbian
Trump’s move may nudge holdout GOP states to expand Medicaidcarrot for reluctant states is the repeal of the health law’s requirement that
The Columbian / Posted 2 hours ago
carrot for reluctant states is the repeal of the health law’s requirement that most people carry health insurance. Congressional Republicans repealed the “individual mandate” in the tax bill, and President Donald Trump signed it into law.... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Replacement named for Raleigh County Senate seatto see light snow showers develop after sun-down and continue a while into earl
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 2 hours ago
to see light snow showers develop after sun-down and continue a while into early Wednesday morning.... Interview with congressional candidate Richard OjedaInterview with congressional candidate Richard Ojeda WVVA sat down with Senator Ojeda... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Trump's move may nudge holdout GOP states to expand Medicaidcarrot for reluctant states is the repeal of the health law's requirement that
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 hours ago
carrot for reluctant states is the repeal of the health law's requirement that most people carry health insurance. Congressional Republicans repealed the "individual mandate" in the tax bill, and President Donald Trump signed it into law.... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Sessions Interviewed By Special Counsel Robert Mueller As Part Of Russia Inquirysenators he'd had no contacts with Russians during his time as a campaign aide.
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 hours ago
senators he'd had no contacts with Russians during his time as a campaign aide. Later, in a series of appearances before congressional committees over the past year, Sessions has defended his record and denied any inconsistency in his statements,... Read more
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The Express-Times
Do you agree with order to redraw Pa. districts for 2018?Hit the pause button. The 2018 congressional elections in Pennsylvania are now
The Express-Times / Posted 2 hours ago
Hit the pause button. The 2018 congressional elections in Pennsylvania are now in a holding pattern, following the state Supreme Court's decision to toss the current map and redraw new congressional boundaries, in time for a primary election just a... Read more
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New York Daily News
Trump's move may nudge holdout GOP states to expand Medicaidcarrot for reluctant states is the repeal of the health law's requirement that
New York Daily News / Posted 2 hours ago
carrot for reluctant states is the repeal of the health law's requirement that most people carry health insurance. Congressional Republicans repealed the "individual mandate" in the tax bill, and President Donald Trump signed it into law.... Read more
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FOX News
FBI's Strzok allegedly dismissed Mueller probe: 'no big there there'FBI officials Peter Strzok and Lisa Page on May 19, 2017. The five-month gap i
FOX News / Posted 2 hours ago
FBI officials Peter Strzok and Lisa Page on May 19, 2017. The five-month gap in text messages has raised concerns among congressional investigators. “The loss of records from this period is concerning because it is apparent from other records... Read more
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FOX News
FBI's Strzok allegedly dismissed Mueller probe: 'no big there there'FBI officials Peter Strzok and Lisa Page on May 19, 2017. The five-month gap i
FOX News / Posted 2 hours ago
FBI officials Peter Strzok and Lisa Page on May 19, 2017. The five-month gap in text messages has raised concerns among congressional investigators. “The loss of records from this period is concerning because it is apparent from other records... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
Trump's move may nudge holdout GOP states to expand MedicaidAnother carrot for reluctant states is the repeal of the health law's requireme
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted 2 hours ago
Another carrot for reluctant states is the repeal of the health law's requirement that most people carry health insurance. Congressional Republicans repealed the "individual mandate" in the tax bill, and President Donald Trump signed it into law. For... Read more
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The Morning Call
Trump Celebrates in End Zonechanges positions as frequently as Stormy Daniels. His feckless inconsistency h
The Morning Call / Posted 2 hours ago
changes positions as frequently as Stormy Daniels. His feckless inconsistency has sowed terrible confusion among both his congressional opponents and allies, vastly complicating every attempt to make a deal. The frantic fingerpointing over... Read more
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The Washington Times
Trump: Missing FBI texts ‘one of the biggest stories in a long time’the missing messages are recoverable from another source,” Mr. Sessions said. “
The Washington Times / Posted 2 hours ago
the missing messages are recoverable from another source,” Mr. Sessions said. “If we are successful, we will update the congressional committees immediately.” The missing texts range between Dec. 14, 2016, and May 17, 2017, Mr. Sessions said.... Read more
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FOX Business
Trump's move may nudge holdout GOP states to expand Medicaidcarrot for reluctant states is the repeal of the health law's requirement that
FOX Business / Posted 2 hours ago
carrot for reluctant states is the repeal of the health law's requirement that most people carry health insurance. Congressional Republicans repealed the "individual mandate" in the tax bill, and President Donald Trump signed it into law.... Read more
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FOX Business
Trump's move may nudge holdout GOP states to expand Medicaidcarrot for reluctant states is the repeal of the health law's requirement that
FOX Business / Posted 2 hours ago
carrot for reluctant states is the repeal of the health law's requirement that most people carry health insurance. Congressional Republicans repealed the "individual mandate" in the tax bill, and President Donald Trump signed it into law.... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Trump's move may nudge holdout GOP states to expand Medicaidcarrot for reluctant states is the repeal of the health law's requirement that
Dayton Daily News / Posted 2 hours ago
carrot for reluctant states is the repeal of the health law's requirement that most people carry health insurance. Congressional Republicans repealed the "individual mandate" in the tax bill, and President Donald Trump signed it into law.... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Trump’s ‘fake news’ awards take the prize for big flopsthe greatest hoax perpetrated on the American people.” Alas, as everyone should
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 2 hours ago
the greatest hoax perpetrated on the American people.” Alas, as everyone should know, special counsel Robert Mueller and congressional committees led by Republicans are still investigating, so that award is premature at best. But that award also... Read more
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The Hill
Top Dems call on Twitter, Facebook to investigate Russian bot campaignand Facebook to launch investigations of potential Russian linked accounts push
The Hill / Posted 2 hours ago
and Facebook to launch investigations of potential Russian linked accounts pushing for the release of a controversial Congressional memo. Facebook confirmed its receipt of the letter. Schiff and Feinstein in their letter cited data by the... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Trump's Medicaid move may actually prod GOP states to expandcarrot for reluctant states is the repeal of the health law's requirement that
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 2 hours ago
carrot for reluctant states is the repeal of the health law's requirement that most people carry health insurance. Congressional Republicans repealed the "individual mandate" in the tax bill, and President Donald Trump signed it into law.... Read more
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Al.com
Furloughed feds will receive back payguaranteed back pay once the government opened. Workers who are furloughed, how
Al.com / Posted 2 hours ago
guaranteed back pay once the government opened. Workers who are furloughed, however, have no such guarantee and it takes Congressional action for them to be paid. The bill also contains a pay guarantee for any other possible shutdowns in 2018, a... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Trump's move may nudge holdout GOP states to expand Medicaidcarrot for reluctant states is the repeal of the health law's requirement that
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 2 hours ago
carrot for reluctant states is the repeal of the health law's requirement that most people carry health insurance. Congressional Republicans repealed the "individual mandate" in the tax bill, and President Donald Trump signed it into law.... Read more
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