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    House Debate on Funding Zika Virus Response

    Members of the House of Representatives debated legislation for funding the response to the Zika virus.

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    House Zika Virus Debate

    House Appropriations Committee Chair Harold Rogers (R-KY) and Ranking Member Nita Lowey (D-NY) debated spending to combat the spread of the Zika virus.

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    Representatives Hoyer and Sessions on Military Construction Amendment Voting

    Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD) engaged in a colloquy with Representative Pete Sessions (R-TX) about the procedure on the Maloney amendment. The amendment to protect President…

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    Vote on Military Construction Amendment

    As Representative Sean Patrick Maloney’s (D-NY) amendment to the Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act to reverse anti-LGBT language…

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    Representative Maloney on Military Construction Amendment

    Representative Sean Patrick Maloney (D-NY) offered an amendment to the 2017 the Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act. The amendment was…

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    Representative Maloney on Military Construction Amendment

    Representative Sean Patrick Maloney (D-NY) spoke heatedly on a motion to recommit the 2017 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, due to…

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    House Debate on Nadler Guantanamo Bay Amendment

    The House debated Representative Jerrold Nadler’s (D-NY) amendment to the the 2017 Defense Authorization bill that would remove the bill’s funding prohibitions on the closure of…

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    Representative Grayson on Transgender Bathrooms

    Representative Alan Grayson (D-FL) spoke about what he called the “Great American Bathroom Controversy.” He started with a photo of Christine Jorgensen, thought to be the first…

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    House Opioid Abuse Debate

    The House debated a bill to combat opioid addiction. The legislation would set up grant programs for addiction prevention and recovery, treatment for pregnant women and babies born…

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    House Debate on Internal Revenue Service Rehiring

    Members debated a bill to bar the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) from rehiring workers who were fired for misconduct.

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    Female World War II Pilots Burial at Arlington

    House members passed a bill unanimously (385-0) to let female World War II Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASPS) be interred in Arlington Cemetery. A law passed in 1977 allows women…

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    House Debate on FCC Broadband Regulation

    House members debated a bill that would prohibit the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) from regulating Internet rates.

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    House Debate on Belgium Resolution

    Members of the House spoke in favor of a resolution of support for the Belgium people after the previous day’s terrorist attacks in Brussels. The measure, which passed…

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    House Debate on North Korea Sanctions

    House members debated a North Korea sanctions enforcement measure, after the Senate passed the legislation earlier in the week. The bill would restrict access to the U.S. financial…

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    House Debate on Safe Drinking Water

    The House debated a Safe Drinking Water bill, offered by Congressman Dan Kildee, who represents Flint, Michigan. In addition to the Energy and Commerce chair and ranking member, a…

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    House Reaction to Space Shuttle Challenger Disaster, Part 2

    House members delivered speeches expressing their sorrow over the Space Shuttle Challenger explosion, in which all seven crew members died.

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    House Reaction to Space Shuttle Challenger Disaster, Part 1

    House members delivered speeches expressing their sorrow over the Space Shuttle Challenger explosion, in which all seven crew members died.

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    Roe v. Wade Special Order Speeches

    Members spoke on the House floor about the 43rd anniversary of the Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision. Topics included Planned Parenthood and the history of the Supreme Court ruling.…

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    Iran Sanctions Vote

    The House was seen passing a bill (191-106) to limit the president’s ability to lift sanctions against Iran and financial institutions that do business with Iran. Later, at the end of…

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    Iran Sanctions Bill Debate

    House members debated a bill to prevent the president from lifting sanctions against Iran and financial institutions that do business with Iran. The president would have to give…

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