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  • US House Legislative Business
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    House Session, Part 1

    The House debated and passed bills dealing with the Commodity Futures Trading Commission and the Securities and Exchange Commission. Members also gave general speeches.

    View in Congressional Chronicle5,091 views
  • White House Budget Director Defends Presidents Spending Priorities on Capitol Hill
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    White House Budget Director Mulvaney on Fiscal Year 2018 Budget

    White House Budget Director Mick Mulvaney testified on President Trump’s proposed fiscal year 2018 budget. The plan includes cuts to Medicaid, student loan aid, and food stamps, and seeks…

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  • House Ways and Means Committee Resumes Tax Reform Bill Markup
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    Tax Reform Bill Markup, Part 1

    The House Ways and Means Committee met to mark up the House Republican tax reform bill. In this second part of the first day of an anticipated four-day proceeding, members posed questions about…

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  • US House Approves Tax Reform Bill 227203
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    House Session

    In a 227-203 vote, the House approved the Republican tax reform bill. Members also passed H.R. 3312, Systemic Risk Designation Improvement Act of 201, which reduces certain certain…

    View in Congressional Chronicle4,523 views
  • US House Debates Tax Reform Bill Final Vote Also Expected
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    House Session, Part 1

    The House debated the House Republican tax reform bill, HR 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. No amendments were allowed to the legislation during floor debate.

    View in Congressional Chronicle4,370 views
  • House Ways and Means Committee Considers Resolution Seeking Presidents Tax Returns
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    President Trump's Financial Information

    The House Ways and Means Committee began a markup of H.R. 186, a measure requiring the Treasury secretary to provide tax returns and other financial information of President Trump covering the…

    2,742 views
  • US House Meets for Legislative Business
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    House Session

    The House approved two bills that overturned two Obama administration rules. One repeals a federal rule protecting streams and drinking water from coal mining waste. The other overturns a…

    View in Congressional Chronicle2,693 views
  • Tax Reform Bill Markup Day 2 Part 1
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    Tax Reform Bill Markup, Day 2 Part 1

    The House Ways and Means Committee met for the second day of an anticipated four-day markup of the House Republican tax reform bill. In this portion, the committee considered an amendment from…

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  • House Ways and Means Committee Marks Up Tax Reform Bill
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    Tax Reform Bill Markup, Day 4

    The House Ways and Means Committee continued its fourth day of debate on the Republican tax reform bill. In this portion, Democrats offered amendments on tax subsidies for green energy…

    2,338 views
  • US House Debates Abortion Ban Bill
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    House Session

    The House passed a bill that bans abortions after 20 weeks with the exceptions of rape, incest against minors, and saving the life of the mother. Members also considered several other measures,…

    View in Congressional Chronicle2,337 views
  • US House Debates National Defense Authorization Act
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    House Session, Part 1

    The House continued consideration of H.R. 2810, the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018.

    View in Congressional Chronicle2,012 views
  • US House Debates Resolutions to Roll Back Regulations
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    House Session

    The House passed a rule prohibiting killing of predators in Alaska, followed by approval of a resolution disapproving of changes to state eligibility requirements for Title X grants for…

    View in Congressional Chronicle1,954 views
  • Budget Committee Votes 1917 to Report GOP Health Care Bill to House
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    Budget Committee Markup of Affordable Care Act Replacement Bill, Part 1

    The House Budget Committee voted 19-17 to advance the Republican plan to place the Affordable Care Act. Republican committee members Dave Brat (VA), Gary Palmer (AL) and Mark Sanford (SC)…

    1,850 views
  • US House Begins General Debate on Tax Reform Bill
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    House Session

    The House began initial debate on the Republican tax reform bill.

    View in Congressional Chronicle1,770 views
  • US House Meets for Legislative Business
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    House Session

    The House debated two rules governing bills on FCC and EPA regulations. They then debated H.R. 1431, a bill requiring members of the EPA’s Scientific Advisory Board to disclose conflicts of…

    View in Congressional Chronicle1,762 views
  • House Democrats Hold Forum on Tax Reform
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    House Democratic Forum on Tax Reform

    Democratic members of the House Ways and Means Committee heard from witnesses about the Republican tax reform proposal. Among them was Bruce Bartlett, an author and former deputy assistant Treasury…

    1,389 views
  • US House Convenes for Legislative Business
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    House Session, Part 1

    The House debated several bills under suspension of the rules. Members also approved a bill allowing groups of small businesses to pull together to buy health insurance coverage for their…

    View in Congressional Chronicle1,167 views
  • US House Approves Sanctions Bill
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    House Session

    The House approved a number of bills, including one imposing additional sanctions against Russia, North Korea, and Iran. The legislation would also stop President Trump from removing any…

    View in Congressional Chronicle1,135 views
  • US House Debates DoddFrank Repeal
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    House Session

    The House debated the rule for H.R. 2213m the Anti-Border Corruption Reauthorization Act, which would waive polygraph tests for Customs and Border Protection (CBP) job applicants who have…

    View in Congressional Chronicle1,121 views
  • House Panel Holds Hearing on Border Adjustment Tax
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    Border Adjustment Tax

    Tax policy experts, the chief executive officer of Target Stores,and the former CEO of Walmart testified at a hearing on tax policy, specifically the border adjustment tax. Committee…

    1,116 views
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