Politics Aug 13

U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell (D-MI), flanked by other Democratic members of Congress, including U.S. House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD), calls on Senate Republicans to take up gun violence legislation already passed by the House requiring background checks on all firearm sales, at a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, on August 13, 2019. Photo by Leah Millis/Reuters
WATCH: Democrats press Trump, McConnell to address gun violence

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats pressed President Donald Trump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday to approve House-passed legislation expanding background checks and to take other steps curbing guns, in an offensive fueled by public outrage over this month’s…

May 19

A Republican congressman from Michigan on Saturday became the first member of President Donald Trump’s party on Capitol Hill to accuse him of engaging in “impeachable conduct” stemming from special counsel Robert Mueller’s lengthy investigation into Russian meddling in the…

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