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    Highway and Transit Infrastructure Funding

    The House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Highways and Transit held a hearing on the needs of states relating to the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation (FAST) Act.…

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    House Session, Part 3

    The House approved two pieces of legislation dealing with North Korea. One would require the State Department to issue a report to Congress determining whether North Korea should be designated a…

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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…

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    Eleanor Holmes Norton Oral History Interview

    Representative Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) talked about her childhood, growing up in Washington, D.C., and attending Dunbar, the country’s first public high school for African Americans. Representative…

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    House Session, Part 2

    The House debated and passed several bills. One authorizes $19.5 billion for NASA programs and includes a human mission to Mars.

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    House Session

    The House passed H.R. 1004, a bill requiring federal agencies to maintain an online searchable list of their regulatory actions.

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    House Session

    The House passed a bill to create a commission to review and repeal certain federal regulations. Members also approved a measure to roll back a labor regulation on updating record keeping…

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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.

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    Inspector General Oversight

    Inspectors general (IGs) from various federal agencies testified at a hearing on challenges facings their positions, including existing staff vacancies. Ranking Member Elijah Cummings (D-MD) asked the…

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    Affordable Care Act

    Witnesses that included representatives from the Health and Human Services Department and the Government Accountability Office testified at a hearing with on challenges to the implementation of…

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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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    EpiPen Price Increases

    The chief executive officer of Mylan testified at a hearing on her company’s price increase on its EpiPen, an anti-anaphylaxis injection medication. Lawmakers from both parties questioned Heather…

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    Flint, Michigan Drinking Water Contamination

    Gina McCarthy and Governor Rick Snyder (R-MI) testified at a hearing on the Safe Drinking Water Act and lead contamination of the water supply in Flint, Michigan. Governor Snyder apologized…

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    House Session, Part 2

    The House passed H.R. 5982, the Midnight Rules Relief Act, which would allow Congress to more easily overturn regulations issued at the end of a presidential term.

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    Health Insurance Premiums

    A House oversight hearing examined the health care law since its March 2010 enactment and its effects on the insurance market including rising health care premiums. Also discussed were…

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    State Department Freedom of Information Act Requests

    The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee held a hearing on the State Department’s response to Freedom of Information requests dealing with former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s emails.…

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    National Park Service Employee Misconduct Allegations

    The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee held a hearing examining allegations of sexual harassment and other misconduct at the National Park Service. Members heard from agency…

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    House Session

    The House passed a bill requiring the Treasury Department to report to Congress on assets of Iranian political and military leaders. Members also approved another bill that delays…

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    House Session, Part 2

    The House debated some two dozen bills under suspension of the rules, including legislation to exempt U.S. Olympic and Paralympic athletes from paying taxes on their medals and prize money.

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    House Session, Part 1

    The House convened for one-minute speeches. Members also debated several bills under suspension of the rules.

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