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House to Vote on $7.9B Harvey Relief Bill

With federal disaster reserves running out, the House is swiftly moving to pass President Donald Trump’s request for a $7.9 billion first installment of relief for victims of Harvey. GOP…

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House Passes Defense Bill

The Republican-led House decisively approved a defense policy bill on Friday that declares climate change a national-security threat, demands rigorous oversight of the Pentagon’s cyber operations and rejects the Trump…

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Wounded Rep. Scalise Readmitted to Intensive Care

The Washington hospital where House Majority Whip Steve Scalise is recuperating from a gunshot wound says he has been readmitted to the intensive care unit. MedStar Washington Hospital Center says…

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House GOP Undecided on Spending Path

With a little more than seven legislative weeks before the end of the fiscal year on Sept. 30, House Republicans still do not have a consensus on the process for…

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House Panel Votes to Overhaul Dodd-Frank

House Republicans took a major step toward their long-promised goal of unwinding the stricter financial rules created after the 2008 crisis, pushing forward sweeping legislation that would undo much of…

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Utah Rep. Chaffetz Says He Won’t Run for Re-Election

Utah Rep. Jason Chaffetz, a Republican who doggedly investigated Hillary Clinton before the 2016 presidential election but declined to investigate President Donald Trump, said Wednesday he won’t run for re-election…

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