Congress

Johnny Lopez
May 15, 2020 - 9:46 pm
On Friday, the House of Representatives passed a second coronavirus relief bill. The HEROES Act, worth $3 trillion in aid, passed by a vote of 208 - 199.
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Mike Krauser
April 18, 2020 - 2:14 pm
Small business owners across the country are furious that big businesses are the beneficiaries of the $350 billion Paycheck Protection Program, which ran out of money this week. Read more now.
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KNX 1070
March 18, 2020 - 7:37 pm
Florida Republican Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart is the first member of Congress to test positive for coronavirus. He posted about the state of his health on Twitter.
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Mack Rosenberg
March 01, 2020 - 5:03 pm
Sen. Chuck Schumer wants to make sure a coronavirus vaccine would be available to senior citizens, so he’s insisting a spending bill in Congress makes sure Medicare covers the costs of it.
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Rich Lamb
January 17, 2020 - 5:54 pm
A New York City Congressman has introduced new legislation that could offer major relief to taxi drivers.
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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'
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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
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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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