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    Clay Aiken on Political Campaigns

    Former “American Idol” contestant Clay Aiken talked about his failed 2014 election bid to represent North Carolina’s 2nd Congressional District and his four-part…

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    New Member of Congress, Representative Ryan Zinke

    Representative Ryan Zinke (R-MT), a former Navy SEAL and PAC-10 football player, talked about his role as a new member of Congress. Topics included his childhood being raised by his…

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    New Member of Congress, Representative Norma Torres

    Representative Norma Torres (D-CA) talked about her role as a member of Congress representing California’s 35th District. Topics included her background as an immigrant, her…

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    New Member of Congress, Representative William Hurd

    Representative William Hurd (R-TX) talked about his role as a new member of Congress representing Texas’s 23rd District. Topics included his work for the Central Intelligence…

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    Representative Lois Capps Retirement Announcement

    Representative Lois Capps (D-CA) announced in a video statement that she would not seek re-election in 2016. She said that it was time for her to return home, and that she would…

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    Conversation with Representative Ruben Gallego

    Representative Ruben Gallego (D-AZ) talked about his role as a new member of Congress. Among other topics he discussed his background as a child of immigrants, his experience at…

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    New Member of Congress, Steve Russell

    Representative Steve Russell (R-OK) talked about his role as a new member of Congress. Topics included his career in the U.S. Army and subsequent work advocating for veterans, serving…

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    Representative Aaron Schock Farewell Speech

    Representative Aaron Schock (R-IL), who was resigning effective March 31, 2015, gave his farewell speech during a special order on the House floor. He did not directly address the…

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    Fiscal Year 2016 Budget and the Federal Workforce

    Representative Donna Edwards (D-MD) talked about how President Obama’s 2016 budget could affect the federal workforce after budget cuts in previous years forced agencies to cut…

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    Representative John Conyers' 50 Years in Congress

    Guests, including Danny Glover, Julian Bond, and others, celebrated Representative John Conyers (D-MI) 50 years in Congress. Born in 1929, John James Conyers, Jr. was first…

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    Executive Actions on Immigration

    Seung Min Kim spoke bt telephone about legislation passed by the Republican-controlled House in response to President Obama’s executive actions on immigration.

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    Christian Science Monitor Breakfast with Representative Bob Goodlatte

    Representative Bob Goodlatte (R-VA), chair of the House Judiciary Committee, talked with reporters at a “Monitor Breakfast” held by the Christian Science Monitor at the…

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    House Republican Agenda

    House Republican leaders spoke to reporters about their legislative agenda following their weekly conference meeting, including an amendment that would defund President Obama’s…

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    Portrait Unveiling Ceremony for Representative John Conyers

    Vice President Joe Biden, Attorney General Eric Holder, Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, and congressional colleagues spoke at a ceremony to unveil an official portrait of former House…

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    Speaker John Boehner on Speaker Election

    House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) made remarks after he was re-elected as speaker with 216 votes. He was then sworn in as speaker by the dean of the House, Representative John Conyers…

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    Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi on Speaker Election

    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) made remarks after the election for House speaker in which she received 164 votes. She handed the gavel to Speaker Boehner.

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    114th Congress Rules and Procedures Debate

    Members debated the rules and procedures under which the House of Representatives would operate during the 114th Congress.

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    Ray Smock on House Speaker Nancy Pelosi

    Former House historian Ray Smock talked about the opening day speeches of former House speakers. He introduced the January 4, 2007, House session in which Representative Nancy Pelosi…

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    Ray Smock on House Speaker Dennis Hastert

    Former House historian Ray Smock talked about the opening day speeches of former House speakers. He introduced a program about the first day in office of House Speaker Dennis Hastert…

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    Ray Smock on House Speaker Newt Gingrich

    Former House historian Ray Smock talked about the opening day speeches of former House speakers. He introduced the January 4, 1995, House session in which Representative Newt Gingrich…

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