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    House Speaker News Conference

    House Speaker Nancy Pelosi gave her weekly legislative briefing to the press. In her remarks she welcomed health-care legislation released by Senate Finance Committee as a step…

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    Budget Reconciliation Legislation

    House Republican leaders spoke in a news conference shortly after the House of Representatives passed the president’s budget program by a narrow margin. The members expressed…

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    House Republican Agenda

    House Speaker John Boehner and Majority Leader Eric Cantor spoke to reporters about the House Republican agenda for the 112th Congress. They talked about their efforts to repeal the…

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    Senator Bayh (D-IN) Retirement Announcement

    Senator Evan Bayh (D-IN) announced today he will not seek a third term to the United States Senate. At a news conference at Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI),…

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    October Surprise Task Force Final Report

    Members of a House task force spoke in a news conference to announce the results of their investigation into the “October Surprise” in 1980. The task force found no truth to the…

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    Budget Reconciliation Legislation

    Senate Republicans spoke in a news conference to announce their opposition to the president’s economic plan scheduled to be voted on by the House and Senate later in the…

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    House Minority Leader Weekly Briefing

    At her weekly legislative briefing with reporters Minority Leader Pelosi and other House Democratic women talked about the impact of sequestration on women.

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    Budgetary Impact of Health Care Legislation

    Senate Republicans talked about the Congressional Budget Office’s analysis of the health care proposal currently under debate in the Senate.

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    Schroeder News Conference

    Representative Schroeder announced in her home district of Denver that she would not seek the Democratic nomination for president of the U.S. in 1988.

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    Impeachment Trial

    Senators talked to reporters about the impeachment trial of President Clinton. They discussed the possibility of having witnesses and how that would affect the trial. After their…

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    House Speaker News Conference

    House Speaker Nancy Pelosi gave her weekly legislative briefing to the press. In her remarks she denied that she was told waterboarding was used on detainees and insisted that the Bush…

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    Defense Spending Under Debt Ceiling

    Republican members of the House Armed Services Committee discussed the level of defense spending that they favored under the debt ceiling legislation.

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    House Speaker News Conference

    House Speaker Nancy Pelosi gave her weekly legislative briefing to the press. She answered questions on a variety of topics, focusing on retention bonuses issued to employees of…

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    Government Surveillance Leaks

    House Armed Services Committee Chair Buck McKeon (R-CA) and Vice Chair Mac Thornberry (R-TX), chair of the Subcommittee on Intelligence, Emerging Threats, and Capabilities (IETC), spoke to…

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    Debt Ceiling and Military Benefits

    Iowa House Republican Steve King spoke to reporters about a bill he introduced that would require the federal government to continue paying military salaries and payments on the national…

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    House Democratic Leaders on the Economy and Jobs

    House Democratic leaders called on House Republicans to present jobs legislation.

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    House Speaker News Conference

    House Speaker Nancy Pelosi in her weekly legislative briefing to the press addressed several issues that were left unfinished going into the July 4th recess. She commended the House…

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    Fiscal Year 2014 Budget Agreement

    Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) and Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI), co-chairs of the Budget Conference Committee, held a news conference to introduce the compromise budget bill that the…

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    Leaks of Classified Information

    Leaders of both the House and Senate Select intelligence Committees held a press conference on the recent classified national security information leaks. News reports had detailed…

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    UN Ambassador Rice and Benghazi Consulate Attack

    Several female members of the House Democratic Caucus defended U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice against accusations that she lied to the American people regarding the September 11, 2001, attack…

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