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  • Houses Votes to Condemn President Trumps Comments on Four Minority Members of Congress 240187
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    House Takes Up Resolution Condemning President Trump's Comments

    The House passed a resolution condemning President Trump’s comments about four minority members of Congress in which he told them they should “go back” to the countries “from which they came.” Four Republicans…

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  • Immigration and Border Security
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    Immigration and Border Security

    Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen testified about border security before the House Homeland Security Committee. Members asked about Trump administration policies as applied to family…

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  • 237187 House Passes 121 Billion Disaster Relief Bill Through February 8
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    House Session

    On Day 26 of a government shutdown, the House debated and passed a bill that provides over $12 billion in emergency funding for those recently affected by natural disasters, including…

    View in Congressional Chronicle10,600 views
  • FBI Director Wray and Acting DHS Secretary McAleenan Testify on Global Threats
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    House Homeland Security Hearing on Global Threats

    FBI Director Chris Wray, outgoing Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan, and other officials testified on countering global threats before the House Homeland Security Committee. Several…

    9,691 views
  • House Ceremonial SwearingIn Part 1
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    House Ceremonial Swearing-In, Part 1

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

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  • House Approves Extension of 911 Victim Compensation Fund
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    House Session

    The House passed the fiscal year 2020 defense authorization bill.

    View in Congressional Chronicle3,695 views
  • TSA Workforce Pay and Retention
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    TSA Workforce Pay and Retention

    Acting Homeland Security Department Inspector General John Kelly and American Federation of Government Employees National President J. David Cox testified about the challenges facing the…

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  • House Passes Resolution Blocking National Emergency Declaration 245182
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    House Session

    Thirteen Republicans and all 232 Democratic members passed a resolution to terminate President Trump’s national emergency declaration to build a U.S.-Mexico border wall. Under the terms of…

    View in Congressional Chronicle2,920 views
  • House Session Part 2
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    House Session, Part 2

    On Day 27 of the longest government shutdown in U.S. history over President Trump’s demand for money to build a U.S.-Mexico border wall, the House passed by voice vote a Democratic bill to…

    View in Congressional Chronicle2,894 views
  • Pentagon and Border Patrol Officials Testify on Military Deployments at USMexico Border
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    Military Deployments on the U.S.-Mexico Border

    Carla Provost, the U.S. Border Patrol chief, was among the witnesses at a House Homeland Security Committee hearing on the Defense Department’s deployment of military personnel to the…

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  • House Session
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    House Session

    The House debated and passed a rule covering three upcoming bills dealing with: Mashpee Wampanoag Tribal Land; Sex, Gender Identity, and Sexual Orientation; and prescription drug costs.…

    View in Congressional Chronicle2,746 views
  • FBI Justice and DHS Officials Testify on Rise of Domestic Terrorism
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    House Homeland Security Hearing on Domestic Terrorism

    Officials from the FBI, Justice and Homeland Security departments testified on the rise of domestic terrorism. Several topics were covered including how the respective agencies were…

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  • Social Media and Content Monitoring
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    Social Media and Content Monitoring

    Executives from Facebook, Twitter and Google testified on Capitol Hill about efforts to counter online terror content, hate speech, and misinformation on their platforms. The social media…

    2,444 views
  • House Passes Bill to Reopen IRS and Treasury Department 240188
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    House Session

    On day 19 of a government shutdown, the House in a 240-188 vote passed a bill to re-open the Department of the Treasury, the IRS, and more than 20 independent agencies. Eight Republicans…

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  • US House Considers Censure Resolution Against Representative Adam Schiff
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    House Session, Part 3

    Members blocked a resolution offered by House Freedom Caucus Chair Andy Biggs (R-AZ) to condemn and censure House Intelligence Committee Chair Adam Schiff (D-CA) over the impeachment…

    View in Congressional Chronicle1,859 views
  • Democratic Lawmaker Clashes with Homeland Security Secretary Over Migrant Deaths
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    Homeland Security Department Fiscal Year 2020 Budget Request

    Acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan testified before the House Homeland Security Committee regarding his agency’s fiscal year 2020 budget request. He was questioned about U.S.-Mexico border…

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  • House Passes ShortTerm Spending Bill Without Border Wall Money Now Heads to Senate
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    House Session, Part 3

    In day 13 of a government shutdown over President Trump’s demand for funds to build a U.S.-Mexico border wall, the House voted 239-192 to pass a short-term bill to fund the Department of…

    View in Congressional Chronicle1,694 views
  • House Session
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    House Session

    The House debated and voted on amendments to a near-$1 trillion spending package covering four of the 12 annual appropriations bills that fund the government and related agencies. This…

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  • House Session
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    House Session

    The House passed two bills restricting oil and gas drilling in the U.S.

    View in Congressional Chronicle1,665 views
  • Morning Hour
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    Morning Hour

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

    View in Congressional Chronicle1,284 views
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