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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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    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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    Coverage of House Democratic Gun Legislation Sit-In

    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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    House Session, Part 2

    The House reconvened after Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s address to a Joint Meeting of Congress. Members debated the rule governing three bills dealing with ozone…

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    House Session, Part 2

    The House voted on amendments to H.R. 5046, a bill to authorize funding for Justice Department grants for opioid abuse prevention and addiction treatment programs.

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    Representative Gregory Meeks on the Congressional Agenda

    Representative Gregory Meeks (D-NY) spoke about issues facing Congress as well as the 2016 presidential election. He also talked about issues before the Foreign Affairs Committee,…

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    U.S. Policy in the Asia-Pacific Region

    Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken testified at a hearing on U.S. foreign policy toward Asia. He responded to questions on China’s aggression in the South China Sea,…

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    Guantanamo Bay Detention Facility

    Lee Wolosky and Paul Lewis, both special envoys for the closure of the Guantanamo Bay detention facility, testified at a hearing on President Obama’s plan to close the prison in Cuba…

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    House Session

    The House unanimously passed a resolution condemning the previous-day terrorist attacks in Brussels, Belgium, and approved new standards for the Justice Department and Federal Trade…

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    Fiscal Year 2017 Budget Markup Hearing, Part 1

    The House Budget Committee met to mark up the fiscal year 2017 budget resolution.

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    Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Semiannual Report

    Richard Cordray testified at a hearing on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CFPB) semi-annual report. In questioning from committee members, Mr. Cordray repeatedly…

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    State Department Fiscal Year 2017 Budget Request

    Secretary of State John Kerry testified before the House Foreign Affairs Committee on his department’s fiscal year 2017 budget, as well as current international challenges confronting…

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    Evolving Threat of ISIS

    Brett McGurk testified at a hearing on the threat posed by ISIS* in Iraq, Syria, and Libya. Mr. McGurk had recently returned from the region where he met with Syrian Kurdish…

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    Monetary Policy and the Economy

    Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen testified before the House Financial Services Committee on the central bank’s semi-annual Monetary Policy Report to Congress. She told…

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    Financial Stability and the Economy

    Members of the Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC) testified at a hearing on the council’s agenda and operations.

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    House Session

    The House voted 289-137 to approve H.R. 4038, a bill to limit the number of Syrian refugees admitted to the U.S. until increased security checks are in place.

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    House Session

    The House began debate on a series of bills dealing with the Iran nuclear agreement.

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    European Union Outlook

    Witnesses testified at a hearing on on the future of the European Union (EU) and U.S.-EU relations. Discussion was focused on the consequences of Greek financial crisis on the EU and…

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    Iran Nuclear Agreement

    Witnesses testified at a hearing on the implications of an agreement with Iran over the country’s nuclear program that was announced that day. Former Senator Joe Lieberman and…

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    Financial Stability Oversight Council 2015 Report

    Secretary Jack Lew testified at a hearing on the Financial Stability Oversight Council’s (FSOC) annual report. The report includes information on financial regulatory…

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