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Politics Jun 11WATCH: Pelosi says Confederate symbols ‘have to go’ from Capitol, bases
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Thursday that it's time to remove symbols honoring Confederate figures from the U.S. Capitol building and military bases as the pandemic and racial unrest force a national reckoning with racial discrimination.
Nation Jun 10WATCH: ‘Make law enforcement the solution and not the problem,’ George Floyd’s brother urges House
“I’m tired. I’m tired of the pain I’m feeling now and I’m tired of the pain I feel every time another black person is killed for no reason," Floyd said.
Nation Jun 06New jobs report diminishes GOP appetite for more virus aid
Republicans say the numbers vindicate their decision to take a pause and assess the almost $3 trillion in assistance they already have approved. The White House was already showing little urgency about pursing another trillion-dollar response bill, much less the…
Politics Jun 04Emotions run high as anti-lynching bill stalls in Senate
The Senate is at an impasse over a widely backed bill to designate lynching as a federal hate crime, and tempers boiled over on Thursday in an emotional debate cast against a backdrop of widespread protests over police treatment of…
Health May 28WATCH: White House press secretary holds coronavirus briefing
WATCH LIVE: White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany holds a coronavirus briefing on May 28.
Politics May 27House poised for proxy voting despite lawsuit from Republicans
It's a day that's shaping up as one for the history books on Capitol Hill. For the first time, House lawmakers intend to vote by proxy.
Politics May 16Democrats push new $3T coronavirus relief bill through House
Democrats have powered a massive $3 trillion coronavirus response bill through the House, over Republican opposition.
Politics May 14Despite ongoing pandemic, Republicans aren’t ready for another round of aid
Republicans surveying the economic wreckage of the pandemic aren't ready for another round of coronavirus aid, instead urging a "pause."…
Politics May 06Emerging virus aid bill aims to help cities, Postal Service
Democratic leaders promise that the House will deliver the legislation to again respond to the COVID-19 crisis as early as next week. In the Republican-controlled Senate, Republicans face internal divisions over spending and how ambitious to be in the upcoming…
Health May 01White House blocking Fauci testimony, House panel spokesman says
A spokesman for a key House panel says the White House has blocked Dr. Anthony Fauci from testifying next week at a hearing on the coronavirus outbreak.