Sens. Joe Manchin and Susan Collins appeared before the Senate Rules and Administration Committee Wednesday to discuss their bipartisan bill.
GOP Rep. James Comer says Marjorie Taylor Greene and Lauren Boebert have shown interest in being on Oversight Committee in a Republican-controlled House
"This isn't a committee where everybody's gonna scream and be outraged and try to make the witnesses look like fools," Rep. Comer told Politico.
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Iowa farmer: Let’s hope the looming food shortage crisis that Biden says will “be real” doesn’t turn out to be the Biden Baby Formula Shortage 2.0.
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Tennessee McDonald’s employee calls police after migrants begin panhandling during stop on way to East Coast
Chattanooga, Tennessee, police responded to a migrant bus where some were allegedly panhandling, according to a report. The bus was headed for the East Coast from Texas.
TAIPEI/WASHINGTON (Reuters) -A delegation of U.S. lawmakers arrived in Taiwan on Sunday for a two-day trip during which they will meet President Tsai Ing-wen, the second high-level group to visit while there are military tensions between the self-ruled island and China. Beijing, which claims democratically governed Taiwan as its own territory, has conducted military drills around the island after U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi's visit to Taipei in early August. China has long claimed sovereignty over the island.
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When President Biden signs the Inflation Reduction Act in a few days, it will cap a historically successful legislative run for a president. Biden’s presidency opened to seemingly insurmountable obstacles — a pandemic infecting 185,000 and killing 3,300 Americans each day (only 5% of Americans had been vaccinated), almost 10 million jobs lost in 2020, and an unemployment rate at 6.3%. He inherited razor-thin margins in the House of Representatives, an evenly divided Senate and a Republican oppos
Once a Democratic presidential hopeful, the former Hawaii representative is now filling the shoes of the right-wing pundit.
- The Columbus Dispatch
The truth about a scandal that led to the arrest of one of the most powerful men in Ohio politics has still not truly been told, Thomas Suddes writes.
- The Hill
Republicans are coming under fire for their rhetoric over $80 billion in funding for the IRS included a massive climate, tax and health care bill that Democrats in Congress are sending to the White House. The funding, over 10 years, is intended to help the IRS enforce various provisions in the Inflation Reduction Act, which…
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Too many Democrats couldn’t calculate that minus 1 in their 50-50 Senate tie leaves them with zero.
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Jared Lloyd couldn't be rescued, but his mayday call helped save fellow firefighter Eric Cich, Lloyd's friend and godfather to his youngest son.
United Mine Workers president says criticism of Joe Manchin from coal groups over his support of the climate and tax bill is 'absolute bull'
"This is one of the first times Congress can actually take steps to support the coal industry, which few ever expected," Cecil Roberts said.
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Former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger said in a new interview that modern U.S. diplomacy is “very responsive to the emotion of the moment.” “I think that the current period has a great trouble defining a direction. It’s very responsive to the emotion of the moment,” Kissinger told The Wall Street Journal. The 99-year-old…
Rep. Eric Swalwell says he received a voicemail threatening to 'cut his kids' heads off,' blames GOP for 'stoking violent rhetoric'
Swalwell shared a chilling, nearly two-minute voice message laden with threats and profanity that he says he received because of the Mar-a-Lago raid.
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Rep. Mike Turner (R-Ohio) on Sunday questioned whether the search warrant executed by the FBI at former President Trump’s Mar-a-Lago residence was justified and necessary, saying that Attorney General Merrick Garland “has a lot of questions to answer” about the search. “Donald Trump is not above the law. And Attorney General Garland is not above…
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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi was mocked on social media over a comment comparing support of the Inflation Reduction Act to the support of the planet and "Mother Earth."
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Texas collecting donations from public to help fund transportation costs of migrants sent to NYC, DC
Texas is accepting donations from the public to bus migrants to Washington, D.C., and New York City. Gov. Abbott is calling on liberal leaders to speak with Biden about border security.