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    Gun Control Legislation Markup

    The Senate Judiciary Committee passed a bill on gun trafficking largely along party lines. The legislation would toughen penalties for those who buy guns for people who cannot legally…

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    Vote on Chuck Hagel for Secretary of Defense

    The Senate Armed Services Committee approved the nomination of Chuck Hagel to be secretary of defense by a 14-11 margin. All 14 Democrats supported the nomination, and 11 Republicans…

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    Donald Trump Remarks

    Donald Trump announced that he may be considering a run for the Republican presidential nomination. He was a surprise speaker at the annual conservative event saying that America had…

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    Senator Ted Cruz at 2013 Iowa Ronald Reagan Dinner

    Iowa Republican party leaders spoke at their annual Ronald Reagan Commemorative Dinner held at the Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center in Des Moines, Iowa. Speakers included…

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    Gun Violence Prevention

    Advocates for and against stricter gun-control laws testified at a hearing on gun violence prevention. The hearing was held in part in reaction to the December 2012 elementary school…

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    Senate Session

    The Senate convened and resumed consideration of the nomination of Caitlin Halligan to be United States Circuit Judge for the District of Columbia Circuit. The Senate rejected…

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    Justice Department Oversight

    Attorney General Eric Holder testified at a Justice Department oversight hearing. Both Republicans and Democrats pressed Mr. Holder on a Justice Department memo regarding the use…

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    Senate Ceremonial Swearing-in

    Vice President Biden held a ceremonial swearing-in ceremony with newly-elected and re-elected senators. The event happens at the start of each Congress in the Old Senate…

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    Solitary Confinement in U.S. Prisons

    Federal Bureau of Prisons Director Charles Samuels testified at a hearing on the use of solitary confinement in U.S. prisons. The U.S. holds more prisoners in isolation than any other…

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    Sarah Palin Remarks at Conservative Political Action Conference

    Sarah Palin addressed attendees at the annual Conservative Political Action Conference. In her speech she criticized President Obama and said the Republican Party needed to…

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    Gun Violence Reduction Proposals

    Attorneys and victims of gun violence testified on proposals to reduce gun violence, such as universal background checks on gun buyers, banning assault weapons and limiting high capacity…

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    Secretary of Defense Nomination Hearing, Part 3

    Former Senator Chuck Hagel continued testimony on his nomination to be secretary of defense.*Among the topics he addressed were military operations in Afghanistan and Iraq, his opinions and…

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    Benghazi Consulate Attack

    Defense Secretary Leon Panetta and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chair Martin Dempsey testified on the September 11, 2012, attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya. Secretary Panetta in…

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    Secretary of Defense Nomination Hearing, Part 2

    Former Senator Chuck Hagel continued testimony on his nomination to be secretary of defense. Among the topics he addressed were military operations in Afghanistan and Iraq, his…

    4,293 views
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    Values Voter Summit, Afternoon Session, Part 2

    Conservative leaders and Republican presidential candidates spoke at the Values Voter Summit. Topics included news media coverage of conservative issues, the economy, and the role of…

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    Senator Ted Cruz Remarks at Conservative Political Action Conference

    Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) gave the keynote address at the annual Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC). He talked about economic growth, defending the Constitution, and regulation.

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    2012 Republican National Convention, Day Two, Evening

    “We Built It” was the theme of the 2012 Republican National Convention’s second night. Speakers included Ann Romney, Governors Chris Christie (NJ), Bob McDonnell…

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    Immigration Policy, Secretary Napolitano Testimony

    Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano testified in the third of a series of Senate Judiciary Committee hearings on comprehensive immigration reform legislation. In her testimony…

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    Senate Session, Part 2

    Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) launched a lengthy speech in opposition to continued funding of the Affordable Care Act, saying he “would speak until I am no longer able to stand.” He…

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    Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act

    National security and intelligence officials as well as legal scholars testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee on the National Security Agency’s surveillance…

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