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Politics Jan 06WATCH: Congress holds prayer vigil after sharing testimonials on Jan. 6 attack
On the anniversary of last year's Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol by supporters of then-President Donald Trump, dozens of lawmakers gathered Thursday to share their stories of that day's terror and resilience.
Politics Jan 05WATCH: U.S. Capitol Police chief testifies on reforms since Jan. 6 security failures
A year after the Jan. 6 attack, the new chief of the U.S. Capitol Police says he is working to resolve "critical deficiencies" despite major staffing shortages and thousands of new threats to members of Congress.
Politics Dec 29‘Man of action, man of his word’: allies and opponents remember late Senate leader Harry Reid
Former presidents and ex-Senate colleagues are lauding longtime Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, who died Tuesday.
Politics Dec 08Senate rejects Biden’s vaccine mandate for businesses
The Democratic-led House is unlikely to take the measure up, which means the mandate would stand, though courts have put it on hold for now.
Politics Dec 08Congressional leaders reach elaborate deal to raise debt ceiling
Congress approved a $480 billion increase in the nation’s debt limit in October. That’s enough for the Treasury to finance the government’s operations through Dec. 15, according to Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen's projection.
Nation Dec 08LISTEN: The Supreme Court hears arguments in a case on using public funds for religious schools
The Supreme Court appeared ready Wednesday to rule that religious schools can't be excluded from a Maine program that offers tuition aid for private education, a decision that could ease religious organizations' access to taxpayer money.
Politics Dec 03Biden signs stopgap funding bill to keep government running
Earlier Friday, Biden said it was worth praising bipartisanship, but "funding the government isn't a great achievement, it's the bare minimum of what needs to get done."…
Politics Dec 02House votes to avert shutdown, but quick Senate approval in doubt
The House has passed a bill that funds the government through Feb. 18 and avoids a short-term shutdown after midnight Friday.
Politics Nov 17House censures Rep. Gosar for tweeting violent anime video in rare rebuke
The House will vote Wednesday on a resolution that would censure Gosar for tweeting an animated video that depicted him striking Democratic congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York with a sword.
Economy Nov 11Biden bill includes boost for union-made electric vehicles
President Joe Biden and Democrats in Congress are looking to give U.S. automakers with union employees the inside track when it comes to winning the burgeoning electric vehicle market.