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Op-Ed News
How Does the U.S. Senate Expel, Censure, or Refuse to Seat any New Member?In its long history, the US Congress has in several different ways expelled mor
Op-Ed News / Posted 34 minutes ago
In its long history, the US Congress has in several different ways expelled more than several members. This is germane to the discussion about what to do about Roy Moore if he is elected. Much of this will depend on what action the Majority Leader... Read more
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asianage
The importance of being IranIran proves that the entire Israel-Palestine dispute is now predicated on the I
asianage / Posted an hour ago
Iran proves that the entire Israel-Palestine dispute is now predicated on the Iran threat perception. Sections within the US Congress who seek re-imposition of sanctions on Iran to bury the 2015 nuclear deal are also driven by the same motive of... Read more
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asianage
What prompted the Jerusalem move?in the first place. As Trump correctly pointed out, the legal cover for this m
asianage / Posted 4 hours ago
in the first place. As Trump correctly pointed out, the legal cover for this move had been provided in 1995 when the US Congress passed the Jerusalem Embassy Act, calling for relocating the US embassy in Israel to Jerusalem by May 31, 1999.... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Accusers repeat Trump sexual misconduct claimabout Trump's accusers, called '16 Women and Donald Trump', from filmmaker Robe
Sky News Australia / Posted 5 hours ago
about Trump's accusers, called '16 Women and Donald Trump', from filmmaker Robert Greenwald. The women called for the US Congress to conduct an ethics investigation of allegations against Trump. 'I would like to see some reckoning, that he is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CNUP Announces Rejection to Trump's Recognition of Quds As Capital of Zionist EntityCourt of Justice not recognize the US decision and to swiftly move to end it, i
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
Court of Justice not recognize the US decision and to swiftly move to end it, indicating taht the Council urges US Congress to pressurize President Trump to reverse from his improper decision on right of Palestinian people. Jaber said... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
China, Taiwan spar over diplomat’s threatregularly calls Taiwan the most sensitive and important issue between it and th
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 20 hours ago
regularly calls Taiwan the most sensitive and important issue between it and the United States. In September, the US Congress passed the National Defense Authorization Act for the 2018 fiscal year, which authorises mutual visits by navy... Read more
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The Courier Mail
China, Taiwan spar over diplomat's threatregularly calls Taiwan the most sensitive and important issue between it and th
The Courier Mail / Posted 20 hours ago
regularly calls Taiwan the most sensitive and important issue between it and the United States. In September, the US Congress passed the National Defense Authorization Act for the 2018 fiscal year, which authorises mutual visits by navy... Read more
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News.com.au
China, Taiwan spar over diplomat’s threatregularly calls Taiwan the most sensitive and important issue between it and th
News.com.au / Posted 20 hours ago
regularly calls Taiwan the most sensitive and important issue between it and the United States. In September, the US Congress passed the National Defense Authorization Act for the 2018 fiscal year, which authorises mutual visits by navy... Read more
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asianage
New Mideast ballgame: Saudis, Israel in chargeTrump is on a strong wicket on this issue. After all, the declaration of Jerusa
asianage / Posted yesterday
Trump is on a strong wicket on this issue. After all, the declaration of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital was decreed by the US Congress years ago, with the question sidestepped by successive Presidents fearing the consequences. Mr Trump therefore... Read more
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WA Today
Rescue economics from the folly of neoliberalismwhen they protect innovators from free-riders, but bad when they protect them f
WA Today / Posted yesterday
when they protect innovators from free-riders, but bad when they protect them from competition (as they often do when the US Congress has finished with 'em). Consider China's phenomenal economic success. It's largely due to its orthodoxy-defying... Read more
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DW
US, Russia missile treaty in jeopardy as tensions escalate |the United States would go it alone. The Trump administration and Defense Depa
DW / Posted 2 days ago
the United States would go it alone. The Trump administration and Defense Department are under pressure to respond. The US Congress in its 2018 Defense Authorization Bill mandated the research and development of mobile ground-based... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Bright prospects aheadand illegal drugs, which is the main focus of our attention. The clear messagin
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
and illegal drugs, which is the main focus of our attention. The clear messaging for us to US officials especially at the US Congress is to emphasize the dangerous link between terrorism and the illegal drugs trade. The attack in Marawi City by... Read more
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asianage
Tackling Pak is India’s job, don’t leave it to USto demoralise and shame them. Finally, and that may never happen, declare Pakis
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
to demoralise and shame them. Finally, and that may never happen, declare Pakistan as a state sponsor of terror. The US Congress has already given the administration leverage by linking financial packages like the Coalition Support Funds,... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
US Congress votes to avert shutdownThe US Congress moved swiftly on Thursday to pass a temporary spending bill tha
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
The US Congress moved swiftly on Thursday to pass a temporary spending bill that will keep the federal government running through the weekend and give leaders of the two parties and the White House more time to negotiate some thorny issues for a... Read more
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FOX News
Republicans who won't be coming back to Congress after 2018 midterm electionson Oct. 31 that he will not run for re-election in 2018. "Today I am announcin
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
on Oct. 31 that he will not run for re-election in 2018. "Today I am announcing that I will not seek re-election to the US Congress in 2018. Although service in Congress remains the greatest privilege of my life, I never intended to make it a... Read more
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FOX News
Republicans who won't be coming back to Congress after 2018 midterm electionson Oct. 31 that he will not run for re-election in 2018. "Today I am announcin
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
on Oct. 31 that he will not run for re-election in 2018. "Today I am announcing that I will not seek re-election to the US Congress in 2018. Although service in Congress remains the greatest privilege of my life, I never intended to make it a... Read more
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Phayul
President Sangay lobbies in US, meets politicianscandidate with whom he reportedly discussed the Reciprocal Access to Tibet bill
Phayul / Posted 3 days ago
candidate with whom he reportedly discussed the Reciprocal Access to Tibet bill introduced by Rep Jim McGovern in the US Congress earlier this year. Sangay also met with two key politicians responsible for appropriating funds for Tibetans;... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
US House Republican Trent Franks resigns after complaints of harassmenthe will resign, effective next January. Franks, who is a congressman from Ariz
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
he will resign, effective next January. Franks, who is a congressman from Arizona, became Thursday the third member of US congress in as many days to announce the intention to resign over sexual misconduct following Senator Al Franken, also on... Read more
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dna
Jerusalem in the eye of storminternationally recognised as part of Israel. All countries have been maintaini
dna / Posted 3 days ago
internationally recognised as part of Israel. All countries have been maintaining their embassies in Tel Aviv. Despite the US Congress passing the Jerusalem Embassy Act in 1995 which required the US to move the embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem by... Read more
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TheBull
US Congress approves funding stopgap averting govt shutdownThe US Congress, facing an end-of-week deadline, passed a funding stopgap measu
TheBull / Posted 3 days ago
The US Congress, facing an end-of-week deadline, passed a funding stopgap measure Thursday... 08.12.2017 12:22 PM The US Congress, facing an end-of-week deadline, passed a funding stopgap measure Thursday that averts a government shutdown and... Read more
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Gulf News
US Congress avoids shutdown with funding stopgapmeets with the congressional leaders from both parties to negotiate on a long-t
Gulf News / Posted 3 days ago
meets with the congressional leaders from both parties to negotiate on a long-term budget deal. Washington: The US Congress, facing an end-of-week deadline, passed a funding stopgap measure Thursday that averts a government shutdown and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US Congress approves funding stopgap averting government shutdownWASHINGTON: The US Congress, facing an end-of-week deadline, passed a funding s
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON: The US Congress, facing an end-of-week deadline, passed a funding stopgap on Thursday (Dec 7) that averts a government shutdown and provides lawmakers and President Donald Trump with two weeks of breathing room to strike a budget... Read more
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NZCity
Russia bans 'foreign agent' journalists from entering national parliament buildingcalled on regional parliaments to follow suit. Lawmakers framed the ban as a d
NZCity / Posted 4 days ago
called on regional parliaments to follow suit. Lawmakers framed the ban as a direct response to a recent decision by the US Congress to strip journalists with Russia's state television network Russia Today (RT) of its credentials. "We consider... Read more
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DW
Democratic US Senator Al Franken to resign amid sexual misconduct allegations |even talk of Franken making a bid for the Democrats' 2020 presidential nominati
DW / Posted 4 days ago
even talk of Franken making a bid for the Democrats' 2020 presidential nomination. He is the second lawmaker to leave the US Congress this week amid an ever-widening backlash against sexual harassment and assault. On Tuesday, Michigan Democrat... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Russian parliament bans 'foreign agent' journalists from entering buildingcalled on regional parliaments to follow suit. Lawmakers framed the ban as a d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
called on regional parliaments to follow suit. Lawmakers framed the ban as a direct response to a recent decision by the US Congress to strip journalists with Russia's state television network Russia Today (RT) of its credentials. "We consider... Read more
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DW
Democrat US Senator Al Franken to resign amid sexual misconduct allegations |even talk of Franken making a bid for the Democrats' 2020 presidential nominati
DW / Posted 4 days ago
even talk of Franken making a bid for the Democrats' 2020 presidential nomination. He is the second lawmaker to leave the US congress this week amid an ever-widening backlash against sexual harassment and assault. On Tuesday, Michigan Democrat... Read more
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Aljazeera
Explained: Donald Trump's 'attack' on the environmentensuring a clean energy future, and upholding the Paris Agreement". Additional
Aljazeera / Posted 4 days ago
ensuring a clean energy future, and upholding the Paris Agreement". Additionally, dozens of governors, members of the US Congress and other officials from across the US have and continue to speak out against the administration's environmental... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
What past US presidents have said about recognising Jerusalem as Israel's capitalabout is his predecessor Barack Obama.Firstly, here's what the United States po
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
about is his predecessor Barack Obama.Firstly, here's what the United States policy was before now Confusingly, the US Congress passed a law in 1995 called the Jerusalem Embassy Act which described Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and said... Read more
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Canberra Times
Foreign interference laws: Paul Keating may have to declare as foreign agentnew transparency laws are based. It is expected they will therefore receive the
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
new transparency laws are based. It is expected they will therefore receive the same scrutiny in Australia. But a US Congress-backed report last month found that the rapid expansion of Chinese media in that country meant groups such as... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Israeli relations since 1948March 2015, Netanyahu defies Obama, secretly arranging to address a joint meeti
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
March 2015, Netanyahu defies Obama, secretly arranging to address a joint meeting of the Republican-controlled US Congress where he openly tries to scupper the agreement between Iran and world powers on Tehran's nuclear program. Obama... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Trump can be impeached even if he didn't commit a crimePresident Donald Trump's lawyer John Dowd argued that a president cannot obstru
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
President Donald Trump's lawyer John Dowd argued that a president cannot obstruct justice because he is the chief law enforcement officer. (It sounds better in French — " L'etat c'est moi!") He was swiftly denigrated by lawyers and lay pundits, who... Read more
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The Manila Times
Where the world stands 20 years after Kyototargets and promised only to do their best to reduce emissions. What was the r
The Manila Times / Posted 5 days ago
targets and promised only to do their best to reduce emissions. What was the result? Before the meeting in Kyoto, the US Congress warned that unless a deal was struck that forced obligations on developing nations like China and India, America... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Why moving the US embassy to Jerusalem is so controversialcost $1 per year. To this day, the plot has not been developed, and it remains
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 5 days ago
cost $1 per year. To this day, the plot has not been developed, and it remains an empty field.OK. Keep going… In 1995, the US Congress passed a law requiring America to move the embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. Proponents said the US should... Read more
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Aljazeera
Trump's Jerusalem move: Key questions answeredevangelical base. The measure has broad support among American lawmakers too.
Aljazeera / Posted 5 days ago
evangelical base. The measure has broad support among American lawmakers too. The Jerusalem Embassy Act, passed by the US Congress in 1995, calls for the US embassy to be moved to Jerusalem. Trump's predecessors, however, have repeatedly... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Former PM Keating may have to declare as foreign agentnew transparency laws are based. It is expected they will therefore receive the
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 5 days ago
new transparency laws are based. It is expected they will therefore receive the same scrutiny in Australia. But a US Congress-backed report last month found that the rapid expansion of Chinese media in that country meant groups such as... Read more
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Western Advocate
Former PM Keating may have to declare as foreign agentnew transparency laws are based. It is expected they will therefore receive the
Western Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
new transparency laws are based. It is expected they will therefore receive the same scrutiny in Australia. But a US Congress-backed report last month found that the rapid expansion of Chinese media in that country meant groups such as... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Why declaring Jerusalem as the capital of Israel is so controversial$1 per year. To this day, the plot has not been developed, and it remains an em
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 5 days ago
$1 per year. To this day, the plot has not been developed, and it remains an empty field.OK. Keep going... In 1995, the US Congress passed a law requiring America to move the embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. Proponents said the US should... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Why declaring Jerusalem as the capital of Israel is so controversial$1 per year. To this day, the plot has not been developed, and it remains an em
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 5 days ago
$1 per year. To this day, the plot has not been developed, and it remains an empty field.OK. Keep going... In 1995, the US Congress passed a law requiring America to move the embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. Proponents said the US should... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Why declaring Jerusalem as the capital of Israel is so controversial$1 per year. To this day, the plot has not been developed, and it remains an em
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 5 days ago
$1 per year. To this day, the plot has not been developed, and it remains an empty field.OK. Keep going... In 1995, the US Congress passed a law requiring America to move the embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. Proponents said the US should... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Why declaring Jerusalem as the capital of Israel is so controversial$1 per year. To this day, the plot has not been developed, and it remains an em
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 5 days ago
$1 per year. To this day, the plot has not been developed, and it remains an empty field.OK. Keep going... In 1995, the US Congress passed a law requiring America to move the embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. Proponents said the US should... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Why declaring Jerusalem as the capital of Israel is so controversialcost $1 per year. To this day, the plot has not been developed, and it remains
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 5 days ago
cost $1 per year. To this day, the plot has not been developed, and it remains an empty field.OK. Keep going… In 1995, the US Congress passed a law requiring America to move the embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. Proponents said the US should... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Why declaring Jerusalem as the capital of Israel is so controversial$1 per year. To this day, the plot has not been developed, and it remains an em
KIVI Boise / Posted 5 days ago
$1 per year. To this day, the plot has not been developed, and it remains an empty field.OK. Keep going... In 1995, the US Congress passed a law requiring America to move the embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. Proponents said the US should... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Why declaring Jerusalem as the capital of Israel is so controversial$1 per year. To this day, the plot has not been developed, and it remains an em
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 5 days ago
$1 per year. To this day, the plot has not been developed, and it remains an empty field.OK. Keep going... In 1995, the US Congress passed a law requiring America to move the embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. Proponents said the US should... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Why declaring Jerusalem as the capital of Israel is so controversial$1 per year. To this day, the plot has not been developed, and it remains an em
KGTV San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
$1 per year. To this day, the plot has not been developed, and it remains an empty field.OK. Keep going... In 1995, the US Congress passed a law requiring America to move the embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. Proponents said the US should... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Why declaring Jerusalem as the capital of Israel is so controversial99-year lease cost $1 per year. To this day, the plot has not been developed, a
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 5 days ago
99-year lease cost $1 per year. To this day, the plot has not been developed, and it remains an empty field. In 1995, the US Congress passed a law requiring America to move the embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. Proponents said the US should... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Jerusalem: City of prayer and conflictand El Salvador returned to the city in 1984 but headed back to Tel Aviv in 200
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
and El Salvador returned to the city in 1984 but headed back to Tel Aviv in 2006. US POLICY ON THE HOLY CITY In 1995, the US Congress passed an act stating "Jerusalem should be recognised as the capital of the State of Israel and the United States... Read more
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Manning River Times
Former PM Keating may have to declare as foreign agentnew transparency laws are based. It is expected they will therefore receive the
Manning River Times / Posted 5 days ago
new transparency laws are based. It is expected they will therefore receive the same scrutiny in Australia. But a US Congress-backed report last month found that the rapid expansion of Chinese media in that country meant groups such as... Read more
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The North West Star
Former PM Keating may have to declare as foreign agentnew transparency laws are based. It is expected they will therefore receive the
The North West Star / Posted 5 days ago
new transparency laws are based. It is expected they will therefore receive the same scrutiny in Australia. But a US Congress-backed report last month found that the rapid expansion of Chinese media in that country meant groups such as... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Former PM Keating may have to declare as foreign agentnew transparency laws are based. It is expected they will therefore receive the
Daily Liberal / Posted 5 days ago
new transparency laws are based. It is expected they will therefore receive the same scrutiny in Australia. But a US Congress-backed report last month found that the rapid expansion of Chinese media in that country meant groups such as... Read more
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The Border Mail
Former PM Keating may have to declare as foreign agentnew transparency laws are based. It is expected they will therefore receive the
The Border Mail / Posted 5 days ago
new transparency laws are based. It is expected they will therefore receive the same scrutiny in Australia. But a US Congress-backed report last month found that the rapid expansion of Chinese media in that country meant groups such as... Read more
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