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    50th Anniversary of March on Washington

    Civil rights leaders and contemporary movement leaders spoke on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, the same spot where the Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr., delivered his “I have a…

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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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    Military Spending Cuts

    Representatives of the U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marines testified on the impact of sequestration on military budgets and operations in fiscal year 2014. During his testimony, General…

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    Sexual Misconduct Allegations at Lackland Air Force Base

    Witnesses testified on allegations of sexual misconduct by basic training instructors at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas. General Mark Welsh, Air Force chief of staff,…

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    House Session

    The House resumed work on five amendments to HR. 2804 that would require federal agencies to issue monthly reports on the status of proposed regulations.

    Members continued work on…

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    House Democrats on Immigration Reform Bill

    House Democrats held a news conference to talk about their immigration bill. It is similar to an immigration reform bill passed by the Senate in June but includes more specific border…

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    House Session

    One Minute Speeches
    H.R. 1960 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014 (Structured Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Buck McKeon / Armed Services Committee)
    The Rule provides for…

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    House Session, Part 2

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

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    House Session, Part 1

    Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules:
    1) H.R. 634 - Business Risk Mitigation and Price Stabilization Act of 2013, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Michael Grimm / Financial…

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    House Democrats on Immigration Reform

    House Democratic leaders and members of the Hispanic Caucus held a press conference to push for passage of immigration legislation.

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    House Session

    Begin Consideration of H.R. 3590 - Sportsmen’s Heritage and Recreational Enhancement Act of 2013 (Structured Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Bob Latta / Natural Resources Committee /…

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    House Session

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    House Session, Part 2

    The House considered H.Res. 202 - A resolution providing for the consideration of H.R. 807 - Full Faith and Credit Act, and H.R. 1406 - Working Families Flexibility Act of 2013.

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    House Session, Part 1

    The House considered H.R.1459, the Ensuring Public Involvement in the Creation of Natural Monuments Act, which would place restrictions on a president’s ability to designate national…

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    House Session, Part 3

    H.R. 2667 - Authority for Mandate Delay Act (Subject to a Rule) (Sponsored by Rep.*Tim Griffin / Ways and Means Committee)
    H.R. 2668 - Fairness for American Families Act (Subject to a Rule)…

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    House Session, Part 2

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

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    House Session, Part 2

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    House Session

    The House considered a closed rule governing debate on H.R. 2575, a bill that would change a provision in the health care law defining a full-time employee from one who averages 30 hours…

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    House Session, Part 1

    The U.S. House of Representatives convened for a legislative session. A debate was held on creating an annual academic competition in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics…

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    News Review with Representative Joaquin Castro

    Representative Joaquin Castro (D-TX) talked about his political and legislative goals as a freshman member of the 113th Congress. Topics included Senator Rand Paul’s previous day…

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