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Issa Will Not Seek Re-Election After Serving Ninth Term

Republican Rep. Darrell Issa of California announced Wednesday he will not seek re-election after serving out his ninth term in Congress. Issa’s decision continues a string of GOP lawmakers who…

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Congress Moves to Avoid Government Shutdown; Talks Resume Friday

Congress on Thursday moved rapidly to send President Donald Trump a short-term funding bill that would avert a government shutdown this weekend, leaving fights over budget priorities and other controversial…

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House OKs GOP Bill Expanding Gun Owners’ Rights

Republicans passed a bill through the House on Wednesday that would make it easier for gun owners to legally carry concealed weapons across state lines, the first significant action on…

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House Passes Taylor Force Act

The GOP-led House has approved legislation to withhold U.S. financial aid to the Palestinian Authority until it takes credible steps to end a program of making payments to families of…

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Rep. John Conyers Announces He’s Retiring Today

U.S. Rep. John Conyers (D-Mich.) announced his retirement Tuesday, bringing to an end a more than five-decade run in the House. The 88-year-old Conyers made the announcement while speaking with…

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