Tag : House of Representatives

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Matt Gaetz Tells Supporters He Is a Victim of Leaks and Lies

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Representative Matt Gaetz, the Florida Republican who is the focus of a Justice Department inquiry over whether he broke sex trafficking laws, maintained his innocence...
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Biden Backs Taiwan, but Some Call for a Clearer Warning to China

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WASHINGTON — If anything can tip the global power struggle between China and the United States into an actual military conflict, many experts and administration...
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Biden to Announce Executive Actions to Tackle Gun Violence

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WASHINGTON — President Biden is expected to unveil a series of executive actions addressing gun violence on Thursday, weeks after back-to-back mass shootings left 18...
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Biden to Announce Several Executive Actions to Tackle Gun Violence

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WASHINGTON — President Biden is expected to unveil a series of executive actions addressing gun violence on Thursday, weeks after back-to-back mass shootings left 18...
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After the Capitol Riot, Democrats Are Torn Over Working With the G.O.P.

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WASHINGTON — When a Republican lawmaker approached Representative Veronica Escobar, a Democrat, on the House floor recently with a routine request that she sign on...
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Alcee Hastings, Longtime Florida Congressman, Dies at 84

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Representative Alcee Hastings, a former federal judge who, despite being impeached and removed from the bench, was elected to Congress, where he championed civil rights...