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    Congressional Hispanic Caucus on Border Spending

    Members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus and Congressional party leaders talked about humanitarian efforts to help children from Central America attempting to cross the U.S.-Mexico…

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    Iron Dome Funding

    Senators Lindsey Graham (R-SC) and John McCain (R-AZ) held a press conference following the Senate’s approval of $225 million in funding for Israel’s Iron Dome missile…

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    House Minority Leader Weekly Briefing

    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) briefed reporters and responded to questions on variety of issues during her final briefing before the August recess. She expressed…

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    House Speaker Weekly Briefing

    House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) responded to reporters' questions on immigration and border security during his final briefing before the August recess, saying the House would not take up…

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    Campus Sexual Assault Legislation

    A bipartisan group of senators talked about The Campus Accountability and Safety Act, the bill they were introducing to fight sexual assault on college campuses. They were joined by…

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    House Democrats on Republican Lawsuit

    House Democratic leaders held a news conference in response to the passage of H. Res. 676, a resolution authorizing a lawsuit against President Obama for executive actions he took to…

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    Veterans' Health Care Bill Negotiations

    The chairs of the House and Senate Veterans' Affairs Committees announced a bipartisan deal authorizing 17 billon dollars for veterans' health care. The agreed bill would provide 10…

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    House Speaker Weekly Briefing

    House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) briefed reporters on Republicans' latest legislative efforts and responded to questions on a variety of issues. Topics included the emergency funding…

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    House Minority Leader Weekly Briefing

    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) briefed reporters and responded to questions on a variety of issues. She talked about spending legislation to address the influx of…

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    Democratic Senators on Veterans Affairs Bill Negotiations

    Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee Chair Bernie Sanders (I-VT), along with other Democratic committee members, talked about legislation to overhaul the Department of Veterans…

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    Senators on Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

    A bipartisan group of senators announced a resolution concerning a cease-fire in the Middle East to halt the fighting in Gaza. It urges the Obama administration to guarantee that any…

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    Senator McCain on Malaysia Airlines Crash

    Senator John McCain (R-AZ) spoke to reporters following a closed-door briefing of the Senate Intelligence Committee on the Malaysian airliner shot down earlier that day in eastern Ukraine…

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    Senator Feinstein on Malaysia Airlines Crash

    Senate Intelligence Committee Chair Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) spoke to reporters following a closed-door briefing on the Malaysian airliner shot down that day in eastern Ukraine near the…

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    House Minority Leader Weekly Briefing

    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) briefed reporters and responded to questions on a variety of issues. She said that instead of suing the president, Republicans needed to focus…

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    House Speaker Weekly Briefing

    House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) briefed reporters and responded to questions on a variety of issues. Topics included the House lawsuit against the president, stumbling blocks in passing…

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    House Democratic Agenda

    House Democrats held a press conference on unveil their 100-day legislative agenda to help the middle class, called the “Middle Class Jumpstart.” The plan included a bill that…

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    Workforce Training Bill Signing

    House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) was joined House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and other members of Congress as he signed the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act prior to…

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    Senate Democratic Leaders on Contraception Coverage

    Senate Democratic leaders held a news conference to outline their proposed bill, the “Not My Boss’s Business Act,” that would require employers to abide by the health care…

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    House Minority Leader Weekly Briefing

    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi briefed reporters and responded to questions on a variety of issues. She said she was not in favor of altering the 2008 immigration law that dictates…

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    Senator Reid on Sports

    Senator Harry Reid (D-NV) talked with reporters about sports while waiting for other Democratic leaders to arrive for a news conference.

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