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US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi visits Honduras

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has arrived in Honduras on the final leg of a tour of Central America. Pelosi is travelling with a congressional delegation to explore the causes of immigration and solutions. The [...]

White House drafting executive order to tackle Silicon Valley’s alleged anti-conservative bias

Social media companies, including Twitter, have denied the allegations of bias, though they say they have blocked or removed users who violate community standards policies. | Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ [...]

Will Hurd, only black Republican in House, won’t seek reelection

J. Scott Applewhite/AP Photo congress By SCOTT BLAND 08/01/2019 08:18 PM EDT Updated 08/01/2019 08:49 PM EDT 2019-08-01T08:49-0400 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> Rep. Will Hurd of Texas, the only black Republican [...]

Majority of House Democrats now support impeachment inquiry

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has urged a methodical approach to investigating the president, but may have to reconsider her opposition to impeachment proceedings. | Susan Walsh/AP Photo congress Pelosi will now face increased pressure [...]

Almost half House Democrats now support impeachment inquiry

WASHINGTON (AP) – Nearly half the House Democrats now support an impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump. That’s according to a tally by The Associated Press on Wednesday. It shows 113 Democrats and one Republican in the House [...]

With Sunday surge, nearly half of House Democrats back impeachment inquiry

More than a dozen Democrats — including Rep. Katherine Clark (D-Mass.), a member of Pelosi’s leadership team — have newly signaled their support since former special counsel Robert Mueller testified to Congress on Wednesday. | Andrew [...]

Trump aides cite top threats at White House briefing: Harris, Biden, Warren

Sen. Elizabeth Warren was cited by Trump campaign manager Brad Parscale as a rising challenge to the president’s reelection n 2020. | Carlos Osorio/AP Photo Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> President Donald Trump, [...]

House Republicans balking as budget vote looms

When asked whether the majority of the GOP conference would get behind the budget deal, House Minority Whip Steve Scalise admitted, “I don’t think that was ever something realistic.” One member who did announce her support is [...]

‘Euphoria’: White House, GOP exult after a flat Mueller performance

At times, lawmakers appeared more intimately familiar with the Robert Mueller’s report than he did, and he repeatedly asked to be directed to the section at issue for his own reference. | M. Scott Mahaskey/POLITICO Share on Facebook [...]

Tennessee House GOP to nominate new speaker after scandal

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Tennessee House Republican lawmakers are set to nominate a new speaker to replace the current leader who is slated to resign over mounting scandals. During a meeting Wednesday morning at the state Capitol, the [...]