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  • Democratic Sitin Continues Despite House Adjournment Until July 5
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    Democratic Sit-in Over Gun Violence Continues

    House Democrats spoke to reporters about their staged sit-in to call for legislative action on gun control in the wake of the mass shooting in Orlando, Florida.

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  • Bipartisan Task Force Meeting on the Heroin Epidemic
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    Opioid Addiction and Treatment

    Federal officials and members of Congress talked about ways to curb heroin use in the U.S., as well as treatment options for opioid addiction. Slides were presented. Representatives Frank…

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  • US House Legislative Business
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    House Session, Part 1

    The House debated the fiscal year 2017 Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act.

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  • Coverage of House Democratic Gun Legislation SitIn Part 2
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    Coverage of House Democratic Gun Legislation Sit-In, Part 2

    Live footage of House Democrats' sit-in played from the House floor via Periscope and Facebook video feeds as Democratic members attempted to force House Republicans to allow a vote on gun…

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  • US House Legislative Business
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    House Session

    The House debated H.R. 2646, a mental health care bill, and H.R. 1270, a bill dealing with health savings accounts.

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  • US House Legislative Business
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    House Session

    The House convened for legislative session. Members voted to repeal parts of the Affordable Care Act and defund Planned Parenthood for one year.

    View in Congressional Chronicle1,073 views
  • WMATA General Manager Paul Wiedefeld Testifies on DC Metrorail Safety
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    D.C. Metro System Safety

    The heads of the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority and the Federal Transit Administration were among the witnesses at a hearing on safety and reliability issues that have beleaguered…

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  • US House Debates Defense Authorization Bill
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    House Session

    The House passed two bills. The first bill allocates $622 million for Zika virus research and prevention. Members also voted 277-147 in favor of H.R. 4909, the National Defense…

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  • US House Debates Opioid Addiction Legislation
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    House Session

    The House passed a bill to authorize funding for Justice Department grants to states for opioid abuse prevention and addiction treatment programs.

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  • US House Debates Interior Department Spending Bill
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    House Session

    The House approved a separation of powers bill that would override legal precedent that requires courts give deference to federal agencies' interpretation of the law. Members also debated…

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  • US House Morning Hour
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    Morning Hour

    The House met for Morning Hour, with members permitted to speak on any topic.

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  • US House Debates Water Projects Authorization Bill
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    House Session, Part 1

    The House began work on the Water Resources Development Act, which authorizes $5 billion for Army Corps of Engineers water projects. Members also passed a bill that exempts from the Affordable…

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  • US House Debates Opioid Abuse Legislation
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    House Session

    The House approved legislation to set up a task force to update best practices for prescribing pain medications.

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  • US House Legislative Business
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    House Session

    House Republicans had been planning to allow a vote on gun control legislation after the June 12, 2016, mass shooting in Orlando, Florida, but some majority party members objected to the…

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  • Conference Committee Meets to Discuss Opioid Abuse Legislation
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    Opioid Abuse Legislation

    A House-Senate conference committee met to consider a bill addressing opioid abuse treatment and prevention. S.524, the “Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2016,” would authorize…

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  • House Democrats Hold Rally to Call for Gun Control Legislation
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    Gun Control Legislation

    House Democrats, including Representatives James Clyburn (D-SC), John Lewis (D-GA), and members of the Congressional Black Caucus, and advocates held a rally on the West Lawn of the Capitol…

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  • Representatives Deliver Remarks on Gun Control Legislation
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    Morning Hour

    The House convened for Morning Hour, with members permitted to speak on a variety of topics. 

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  • US House Legislative Business
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    House Session

    The House approved several bills under suspension of the rules, including legislation dealing with inspectors' general subpoena powers and construction of medical facilities for veterans.…

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  • US House Legislative Business
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    House Session

    The House considered several bills under suspension of the rules, including several honoring the contributions of women coinciding with National Women’s History Month. H.R. 4336, Women Airforce…

    View in Congressional Chronicle542 views
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    House Session, Part 1

    The House debated the rule governing the $618.7 defense authorization conference report, as well as a bill rolling back a provision on the Dodd-Frank financial regulatory law.

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