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  • House Session
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    House Session

    The House approved legislation that would exempt makers of manufactured homes, also known as “mobile homes,” from regulations for mortgage lenders.

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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…

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  • United Airlines CEO Apologizes for Breach of Trust
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    Airline Customer Service

    Airline industry executives, including United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz, testified at a hearing on customer service concerns following recent incidents on domestic flights. Members asked…

  • US Postmaster General Megan Brennan Testifies on Postal Reform
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    Postal Service Reform

    Federal officials, including Postmaster General Megan Brennan, testified at a hearing on possible updates to the U.S. Postal Service.

  • House Democrats Call for Investigation of Sexual Misconduct Allegations Against President
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    House Democrats on Sexual Misconduct Allegations Against President

    Democratic Representatives Lois Frankel (FL), Brenda Lawrence (MI), and Jackie Speier (CA), who lead the Democratic Women’s Working Group, held a press conference calling for an…

  • Cancer Scientists Call for Increased Research Funding
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    Cancer Research

    The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee held a hearing on cancer research, including the National Cancer Research Moonshot Initiative. Witnesses included Tammi Carr, the mother of…

  • US House Meets for Morning Hour
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    Morning Hour

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

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  • Federal Officials Testify on TSA Transparency
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    Transportation Security Administration Transparency

    Federal officials testified at a hearing on transparency issues at the Transportation and Security Administration (TSA). Members examined allegations by the Office of Special Counsel (OSC)…

  • US House Approves Childrens Health Insurance Program 242174
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    House Session

    The House voted 242-174 to extend for five years the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). It also continues community health centers and other health programs and provides for more…

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  • 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…

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  • Members of Congress React to President Trumps Address
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    Presidential Economic Address Reaction

    Members of Congress and others provided their reactions following President Trump’s address to a joint session of Congress.

  • US House Passes Abortion Funding Ban
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    House Session

    The House votes 238-183 to pass H.R. 7, the No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act, which would prohibit federal funding of abortions and ban abortion…

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  • Congressional Democrats Tell President Stop the Disrespect on Twitter
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    Congressional Democrats on President Trump's Tweets

    House Democratic women reacted to President Trump’s Twitter attack against MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” co-host Mika Brzezinski that morning.

  • 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,…

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  • 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…

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  • NFL Players Say Police are on Front Lines of Broken Justice System
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    Policing and Minority Communities

    NFL players Anquan Boldin and Malcolm Jenkins took part in a congressional forum on ways to improve community-police relations and the criminal justice system. They shared their first-hand…

  • Federal Officials Testify on Security Clearances and Cybersecurity
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    Security Clearances and Cybersecurity

    Officials from the Office of Personnel Management, the National Background Investigations Bureau, and the Defense Department testified at a hearing on information technology security and…

  • Hearing Focuses on Whistleblower Protections
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    Whistleblower Protections

    Justice Department and Office of Special Counsel officials as well as legal experts testified at a hearing on whistleblower protections. Witnesses discussed the benefits and shortcomings of…

  • House Session Part 2
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    House Session, Part 2

    The House debated and voted on amendments to a fiscal year 2018 “minibus” spending package.

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  • Governor Chris Christie Speaks at Field Hearing on Opioid Crisis
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    Opioid Crisis Field Hearing

    The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee held a field hearing at Johns Hopkins Hospital on the opioid crisis. Testimonies were given by New Jersey Governor Chris Christie (R), the…

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