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House Sets Vote on Plan to Double Funding for Global Infrastructure Projects

Must-pass FAA bill includes ‘Build Act,’ a bid to counter China’s influence by bolstering development financing<p>WASHINGTON—The U.S. House of Representatives is set to vote this week on a must-pass piece of legislation that includes a provision that would dramatically bolster American funding of …

China

Muslim-American Women Seek to Represent Changing Face of US in Congress

Depending on the outcome of the November midterm elections, the U.S. House of Representatives is likely to welcome the first two Muslim-American …

Race & Ethnicity

Eligio (Kika) de la Garza II

Artist<p>Jena Rawley-Whitaker<p>Dimensions<p>50 1/8 x 31 1/4 in. (127.3 x 79.4 cm) Framed: 67 1/2 x 47 3/4 in. (171.5 x 121.3 cm)<p>Accession …

American History

Meet the candidates for the 49 District, U.S. House of Representatives

<i>Voters in the 49th Congressional District, which includes part of North County, Camp Pendleton and south Orange County, will choose a replacement for</i> …

San Diego

NRA Endorses Pete Sessions for U.S. House of Representatives

<b>Fairfax</b>, Va.— On behalf of our six million members, the National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) today endorsed Rep. Pete Sessions …

NRA

House Democratic Leader Pelosi warns Trump that NAFTA should include Canada

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. House of Representatives Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi on Friday warned the Trump administration that the NAFTA trade …

Liberal View

Congress asks Google about China plans

Following many rumors, 16 bipartisan members of the U.S. House of Representatives have asked Google (GOOG, GOOGL) if it will re-enter the Chinese …

Business

House of Representatives votes to ban eating of dogs and cats

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday finally found a principle its members could unite behind: People should not eat …

Cleveland

Morning of the Attacks

Speaker Hastert and the Morning of the Attacks<p>Speaker Hastert recounts his memories from the morning of the attacks.<p>The Honorable J. Dennis Hastert, …

American History

House Republicans release second round of proposed tax cuts

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives on Monday released plans for a second round of tax cuts, which follow comprehensive tax legislation enacted in December.<p>The three pieces of legislation proposed by Republicans on the tax-writing House Ways and Means Committee …

Republicans

House Pro Forma Session

September 10, 2018<p>The U.S. House of Representatives met for a brief pro forma session.<p>People in this video<p>Patrick J. Conroy Chaplain U.S. House of …

Proforma

U.S. House Of Representatives Approval For Small Scale LNG Would Up Exports To Latin America

Many beyond U.S. shores may not have heard of Rep. Bill Johnson (R-Ohio), but his sponsored bill in the House of Representatives, which passed on September 6, could give a massive boost to rising American liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports to the wider market.<p>Dubbed the <i>Ensuring Small Scale LNG</i> …

Business

Trump plan to detain immigrant children indefinitely 'inhumane' - Pelosi

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump’s plans to withdraw from a court agreement that puts strict limits on the U.S. government’s detention of migrant children and to hold the minors through their immigration proceeding is “inhumane,” said the top Democrat in the U.S. House of …

Immigration

Who is Ayanna Pressley? From a struggling childhood to the U.S. House of Representatives

Ayanna Pressley

Crain's 2018 Business Breakfast Forum: U.S. House of Representatives for New York

Crain Events - Active<p>Crain's 2018 Business Breakfast Forum: U.S. House of Representatives for New York<p>Thursday, September 20, 2018 - Thursday, …

U.S. Congress

Twitter chief executive to defend company before Congress

WASHINGTON: Twitter Inc Chief Executive Jack Dorsey will tell Congress on Wednesday the company "does not use political ideology to make any …

Social Media

Blazers and Seahawks owner Paul Allen donated $100,000 to GOP committee

SEATTLE, Ore. – Paul Allen, Microsoft co-founder and owner of the Seattle Seahawks and Portland Trail Blazers donated $100,000 to a GOP …

Seattle Seahawks

U.S. House Meets for Pro Forma Session

Program ID:450787-1Category:House ProceedingFormat:House ProceedingLocation:Washington, District of Columbia, United StatesFirst Aired:Aug 31, 2018 | …

Proforma

Shalala, 3-Time College President, Wins Primary

Donna Shalala, a longtime college president, won the Democratic primary Tuesday for a U.S. House of Representatives seat from Florida. Shalala has …

College & University

How John McCain’s Death Could Affect Arizona’s Role in the US Senate

With the death of Arizona Sen. John McCain at the age of 81 on August 25, Congress has lost someone who could—on occasion—be an important swing vote …

Republicans

Primary Voters Head to Polls In Two States

“A contentious three-way U.S. Senate battle in Arizona on Tuesday among Republicans fighting to prove the depth of their allegiance to President …

Politics

Democrats Maintain Smaller Lead In Generic Ballot

A new Monmouth poll finds that if the election for U.S. House of Representatives was held today, 48% of registered voters say they would support or …

Politics

Border mayors frustrated with rhetoric from Washington, say wall is unnecessary

EL PASO, Texas – Mayors of cities along the U.S.-Mexico border say negative rhetoric from Washington that labels the area a war zone remains a challenge and agree a wall isn't needed in the region.<p>“Unfortunately, they don’t know the beauty of our communities in the border,” said Las Cruces Mayor …

Mexico

Hayes Surprises In Connecticut

“Jahana Hayes, the former National Teacher of the Year who grew up in public housing, won the Democratic nomination for the open 5th Congressional …

U.S. Congress

Ilhan Omar wins Democratic primary for Minnesota House seat

Minnesota state Rep. Ilhan Omar could become the country’s first Muslim woman and Somali-American to serve in the U.S. House of Representatives after …

Politics

Democrats Used to Be for Middle Class. Not Anymore

Democrats are a good bet to retake the U.S. House of Representatives when midterm elections are decided in November, but it won't mean they have …

Middle-class

Hundreds of House candidates vulnerable to hacks | Reuters.com

Three of every 10 candidates running for the U.S. House of Representatives have significant security problems with their websites, according to a new study by independent researchers that underscores the threat hackers pose to the November elections.<p>▲ Hide Transcript<p>▶ View Transcript<p>Three of every …

Research

Podcast: Fiery exchange between David Cicilline and Editorial Pages Editor Ed Achorn

David Cicilline, a 57-year-old Democrat, has represented Rhode Island's First District in the U.S. House of Representatives since 2011.<p>Before that he …

Rhode Island

Former Republican Congresswoman Margaret Heckler dies

BOSTON (AP) — Margaret Heckler, an eight-term Republican congresswoman from Massachusetts, secretary of Health and Human Services under President …

Ronald Reagan

Connelly: Primary results boost Democrats' hopes in 3 U.S. House races

The message of Tuesday's primary election: Two and possibly three Washington districts will be battlegrounds in the fierce contest to control the …

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