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    House Hearing on Benghazi Consulate Attack

    Secretary of State Hillary Clinton testified on the September 11, 2012, attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya. The secretary faced questions about why there were not more…

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    Morning Hour

    The House met for Morning Hour, during which members spoke on a variety of topics.

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    Nuclear Deal with Iran

    Secretary of State John Kerry testified on the recent nuclear deal with Iran. He urged Congress not to pass new sanctions on Iran and to give negotiators time and space. He expressed…

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    House Session, Part 1

    Members of the House read the Constitution aloud. This was the second time the document was read on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives.

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    House Session

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    House Hearing on Military Force in Syria

    The House Foreign Affairs Committee held a hearing on the Obama administration’s response to the use of chemical weapons in Syria, including President Obama’s request for an…

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    Afghanistan War Transition

    Witnesses assessed conditions in Afghanistan and the U.S. military transition in 2014. They also talked about implications of the bilateral security agreement between the U.S. and…

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    House Session, Part 1

    Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules:
    1) H.R. 3174 - To authorize the Secretary of Transportation to obligate funds for emergency relief projects arising from damage caused…

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    Science and Technology Enterprise

    Science and technology leaders from the academic and business world testified on the economic impact of research and development. They said that investment leads to innovation and…

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    House Ceremonial Swearing-In, Part 2

    House Speaker John Boehner held a ceremonial swearing-in ceremony with newly elected representatives. The event happens at the start of each Congress. The official swearing-in…

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    House Session

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    NASA Fiscal Year 2015 Budget Request

    NASA Administrator Charles Bolden testified on his agency’s fiscal year 2015 budget proposal. The request is $17.5 billion with the goal sending humans to an asteroid by 2025,…

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    Fiscal Year 2014 State Department Budget Request

    Secretary of State John Kerry testified before the House Foreign Affairs Committee about the State Department’s fiscal year 2014 budget. He said the window for a two-state…

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    House Session

    The U.S. House of Representatives convened for a legislative session. The chair announced that the whole number of the House was 432.
    A bill was passed to defer the debt ceiling until…

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    House Session

    The House worked to complete action on a bill (HR3590) to ease restrictions on hunters and fishermen utilizing federal public lands. Roll call votes on two amendments were scheduled to…

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    House Session

    The U.S. House of Representatives convened for a legislative session.

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    House Session

    The House debated a rule governing two bills: H.R. 3189, the Water Rights Protection Act; and H.R. 4015, the SGR Repeal and Medicare Provider Payment Modernization Act. The House also…

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    Fiscal Year 2014 Foreign Aid Budget

    Rajiv Shah and Daniel Yohannes testified on the budget request for their respective foreign assistance programs, the Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Millennium…

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    House Session

    The U.S. House of Representatives convened for a legislative session. Members passed a continuing budget resolution that would fund operations until December 15, 2013, and would defund…

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    House Session

    The House met to consider a series of temporary spending measures to re-open certain programs and parts of government following closures that began on October 1.

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