Congress

Chelsea Clinton
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Erica Brosnan
October 16, 2019 - 6:19 pm
Chelsea Clinton on Wednesday nixed any rumors that she might run for the New York congressional seat that will be vacant after Rep. Nina Lowey’s retirement.
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Abbie Bennett
August 05, 2019 - 4:00 am
( Connecting Vets ) - Last year, the Department of Veterans Affairs spent $4.8 billion using charge cards. A VA watchdog agency found that millions of that money could have been spent illegally or improperly, including a surge in year-end spending that indicates potential waste. Every year, the VA'...
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Former Special Counsel Robert Mueller is sworn in before testifying to the House Judiciary Committee about his report on Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election in the Rayburn House Office Building July 24, 2019 in Washington, DC.
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July 24, 2019 - 7:25 pm
Robert Mueller, the taciturn lawman at the center of a polarizing American drama, bluntly dismissed President Donald Trump's claims of "total exoneration" Wednesday in the federal probe of Russia's 2016 election interference. In a long day of congressional testimony, Mueller warned that Moscow's...
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Dems 'The Squad'
AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite
July 16, 2019 - 7:17 pm
The Democratic-led House voted Tuesday night to condemn President Donald Trump's "racist comments" against four congresswomen of color.
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9/11 House Hearing
Peter Haskell/WCBS 880
July 12, 2019 - 1:43 pm
By a vote of 402-12, the House has approved a bill that would replenish and make permanent the 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund .
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Jon Stewart
Peter Haskell/WCBS 880
June 11, 2019 - 3:45 pm
Jon Stewart will join sickened first responders and students to ask Congress to expand the 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund which has nearly run dry at a hearing Tuesday.
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President Trump
AP Photo/Alex Brandon
February 07, 2019 - 5:43 pm
WASHINGTON (WCBS880/AP) — President Donald Trump has predicted that the Islamic State group will have lost by next week all the territory it once controlled in Iraq and Syria. He said the U.S. will not relent in fighting remnants of the extremist organization despite his decision to withdraw U.S...
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President Donald Trump
Jarrad Henderson-USA TODAY
February 05, 2019 - 11:18 pm
Facing a divided Congress for the first time, President Donald Trump on Tuesday called on Washington to govern "not as two parties, but as one nation."
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In this Feb. 1, 2019, photo, President Donald Trump, center, first lady Melania Trump, right, and their son Barron Trump, left, walk out of the White House and head to Marine One on the South Lawn of White House in Washington. A woman whose life sentence for drug offenses was commuted by President Donald Trump and a Delaware student allegedly bullied because his last name is Trump are among guests who will sit with first lady Melania Trump for the State of the Union address. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
February 04, 2019 - 9:11 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A woman freed from federal prison after President Donald Trump cut short her life sentence for drug offenses and a Delaware boy allegedly bullied because his last name is Trump headline a varied group of 13 guests who will sit with first lady Melania Trump for the State of the...
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White House
Dreamstime
January 15, 2019 - 4:33 pm
President Donald Trump sought to have a bipartisan lunch at the White House Tuesday to discuss border security and the government shutdown. Though, the meeting did not happen as Democrats declined their invites.
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