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  • Senator McCain Wants More Answers on Niger Ambush
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    Senator McCain Meeting with Defense Secretary Mattis

    Senator John McCain (R-AZ) and Defense Secretary James Mattis spoke to reporters on Capitol Hill following their meeting involving the recent attack on U.S. troops in Niger. Senator. McCain…

  • Senator Graham Congress Needs to Know More About Counterterrorism Operations
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    Senator Graham on Niger Ambush

  • Honest Ads Act News Conference
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    Honest Ads Act News Conference

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    Democratic Senators Amy Klobuchar, of Minnesota, and Mark Warner, of Virginia, held a news conference to announce new legislation aimed at increasing transparency for campaign advertisements that appear on the…

  • Senate Finance Committee Members Speak to Reporters
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    Senate Finance Committee Members Speak to Reporters

    Senate Republican Conference Chair John Thune (R-SD), Majority Whip John Cornyn (R-TX), and Senator Pat Toomey (R-PA), all members of the Senate Finance Committee, spoke to reporters at the White House…

  • Senator Schumer Says Deal on Health Insurance Subsidies Has Broad Support
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    Senate Democratic Agenda

    Following their weekly caucus luncheon, Senate Democratic leaders spoke to reporters and took questions on a variety of legislative priorities. Most of the statements and questions focused…

  • Senate Republican Agenda
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    Senate Republican Agenda

    Following their weekly caucus luncheon, Senate Republican leaders spoke with reporters about their legislative priorities for the upcoming weeks. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell…

  • Senator Rand Paul Warns Military Spending Endangers Budget Passage
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    Senator Rand Paul News Conference on GOP Budget

    Sen. Rand Paul spoke to reporters on Capitol Hill about the federal budget process. He explained his vote in favor of starting debate on the budget and presented what it would take for him…

  • Minority Leader Pelosi President Making Grave Mistake on Iran Nuclear Deal
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    Minority Leader Pelosi on Health Care Law Changes

    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) discussed President Trump’s decision on the Iran nuclear agreement. The deal was struck during the Obama administration between the United States,…

  • Congressional Delegation Speaks to Reporters in Puerto Rico
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    Speaker Ryan and Puerto Rico Governor News Conference

    House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) and local Puerto Rican leaders took questions from the press on federal relief efforts in the wake of Hurricane Maria. Speaker Ryan said the island territory would…

  • Minority Leader Pelosi Says Presidents Puerto Rico Tweets Lack Knowledge
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    House Minority Leader Weekly Briefing

    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) responded to questions about the legislative agenda, including Republican efforts on tax reform, health care, and the Iran nuclear agreement.

  • Speaker Ryan Says Puerto Rico Still Faces Humanitarian Crisis
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    House Speaker Weekly Briefing

    House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) answered questions on the legislative agenda at his weekly briefing. Topics included tax reform, the Iran nuclear deal, health care, and emergency funding for…

  • Senate Russia Probe Expanded Looking Into Possible Collusion
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    Senate Intelligence Committee Russia Probe

    Senate Intelligence Chair Richard Burr (R-NC) and Ranking Member Mark Warner (D-VA) updated reporters on the committee’s investigation into Russia’s interference in the 2016 election. Chair…

  • Senate Democratic Leader Holds News Conference on GOP Tax Reform Proposal
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    Senate Minority Leader Schumer on Tax Reform

    Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) criticized the Republican tax proposal to eliminate deductions for state and local taxes. He also commented on other issues including disaster…

  • House Judiciary Committee Reaches Agreement on FISA Renewal
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    Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act Renewal

    Members of the House Judiciary Committee, including Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-VA), held a news conference on a bill to reauthorize with changes Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence…

  • House Minority Leader Pelosi Briefs Reporters
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    House Minority Leader Weekly Briefing

    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) briefed reporters and responded to questions on her party’s legislative agenda. She called on Republicans to bring bills addressing gun violence…

  • Senators Speak to Reporters Following Briefing on Cuba
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    Foreign Relations Committee Briefing on Cuba

    Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chair Bob Corker (R-TN) spoke with reporters following a closed-door briefing concerning a series of unexplained health incidents that have affected 22 U.S. embassy…

  • Democrats Hold News Conference on Medicare and Medicaid Cuts
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    Senate Democrats on Medicare and Medicaid

    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) joined other Democratic lawmakers to oppose Republican proposed cuts to Medicare and Medicaid in…

  • House Democrats Protest Congressional Inaction on Gun Legislation
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    House Democrats on Las Vegas Mass Shooting

    House Democrats held a rally to protest congressional inaction on legislation to mitigate gun violence. Former Representative Gabby Giffords (D-AZ), a victim of a January 2011 shooting in Tucson,…

  • Senator Feinstein Pleads with Colleagues to Back Closing Bump Stock Loophole
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    Senator Feinstein on Gun Legislation

    Senate Judiciary Committee Ranking Member Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) spoke to reporters about her bill Introduced in response to a mass shooting in Las Vegas. It would outlaw bump stock…

  • Senate Democratic Leaders Brief Reporters
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    Senate Democratic Agenda

    Following their weekly caucus lunch, Senate Democratic leaders spoke with reporters about their legislative agenda.

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