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House Republicans say votes taken in House under proxy plan 'cannot become law,' would be unconstitutional

House Republicans say votes taken in House under proxy plan 'cannot become law,' would be unconstitutional

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., Minority Whip Steve Scalese, R-La., and Republican Conference Chairwoman Liz Cheney, R-Wyo., lambasted the prox [...] Read full article: House Republicans say votes taken in Hou...→

House Republicans say votes taken in House under proxy plan 'cannot become law,' would be unconstitutional

House Republicans say votes taken in House under proxy plan 'cannot become law,' would be unconstitutional

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., Minority Whip Steve Scalese, R-La., and Republican Conference Chairwoman Liz Cheney, R-Wyo., lambasted the prox [...] Read full article: House Republicans say votes taken in Hou...→

House Dems push for bill to save the Affordable Care Act, Republicans say to move on

House Dems push for bill to save the Affordable Care Act, Republicans say to move on

WASHINGTON (NEXSTAR) — House of Representatives Democrats are working to keep the Affordable Care Act alive. “The bill will make coverage affordable for millio [...] Read full article: House Dems push for bill to save the Aff...→

Babylon sets 2 more hearings under 'crack house' law

Babylon sets 2 more hearings under 'crack house' law

The Town of Babylon is holding two new public hearings on houses it is seeking to board up under its public nuisance law, bringing the number of cases to an al [...] Read full article: Babylon sets 2 more hearings under 'crac...→

Republicans Propose $1.3B Plan To Help K-12 Schools Reopen

Republicans Propose $1.3B Plan To Help K-12 Schools Reopen

Republicans who control the Michigan Legislature will propose a $1.3 billion one-time funding boost to help K-12 schools reopen during the coronavirus pandemic [...] Read full article: Republicans Propose $1.3B Plan To Help K...→

Senate, House steer toward first votes on competing police reform bills - amNewYork

BY DAVID MORGAN AND LISA LAMBERT The Republican-led U.S. Senate and Democratic-led House of Representatives will vote this week on separate bills aimed at Read full article: Senate, House steer toward first votes o...→

Trump’s infrastructure plan hits snag among Senate Republicans

Trump’s infrastructure plan hits snag among Senate Republicans

President Trump’s plan for a $1 trillion infrastructure spending bill to charge the economy before the election has hit some bumps in the road from Senate Repu [...] Read full article: Trump’s infrastructure plan hits snag am...→

U Of M Board Of Regents Votes Unanimously To Plan For On-Campus Classes This Fall

U Of M Board Of Regents Votes Unanimously To Plan For On-Campus Classes This Fall

After months of planning and consulting with students, staff and health experts, the University of Minnesota believes it can safely resume classes at all five [...] Read full article: U Of M Board Of Regents Votes Unanimousl...→

New York State Legislature Votes To Repeal Law 50-A That Shields Police From Scrunity

New York State Legislature Votes To Repeal Law 50-A That Shields Police From Scrunity

"I have been fighting for years to pass this 50-A bill, and for years the police unions have been blocking the legislation, telling [lawmakers] that it was wro [...] Read full article: New York State Legislature Votes To Repe...→

Is This the Last Stand of the ‘Law and Order’ Republicans?

Is This the Last Stand of the ‘Law and Order’ Republicans?

A punitive brand of conservatism embraced by Trump and some GOP hardliners is rapidly falling out of step with public opinion. Read full article: Is This the Last Stand of the ‘Law and O...→

Law enforcement tightens security around White House with higher anti-riot fencing

Law enforcement tightens security around White House with higher anti-riot fencing

Law enforcement is again tightening security around the White House with new fencing, fortifying the complex in the aftermath of protests that turned violent i [...] Read full article: Law enforcement tightens security around...→

Companies Plan Hong Kong Exodus as Chinese Security Law Looms

Companies Plan Hong Kong Exodus as Chinese Security Law Looms

Some companies are making plans to leave Hong Kong if Beijing imposes a security law that destroys the city's autonomy. Read full article: Companies Plan Hong Kong Exodus as Chine...→

House Democrats ask DOJ to investigate

House Democrats ask DOJ to investigate "unconstitutional conduct" in recent deaths of African Americans

"America's history of racism and racially motivated violence is a plague that continues to live on through generations," Representative Jerrold Nadler said on [...] Read full article: House Democrats ask DOJ to investigate "...→

GOP plan would block pay for lawmakers who voted via proxy during coronavirus pandemic

GOP plan would block pay for lawmakers who voted via proxy during coronavirus pandemic

If members of Congress can't be bothered to show up and vote, they shouldn't collect their pay, according to a group of House Republicans who announced legisla [...] Read full article: GOP plan would block pay for lawmakers w...→

House Republicans sue to stop historic proxy voting plan designed to reduce lawmakers' risk of getting coronavirus

House Republicans sue to stop historic proxy voting plan designed to reduce lawmakers' risk of getting coronavirus

House Republicans have filed a legal challenge that seeks to upend the chamber's historic proxy voting plan as members start casting remote votes. Read full article: House Republicans sue to stop historic p...→

Georgia House approves plan to cut state standardized tests

Georgia House approves plan to cut state standardized tests

ATLANTA (AP) — Public school students in Georgia would see fewer state standardized tests under a bill passed by the state House, but lawmakers want the state [...] Read full article: Georgia House approves plan to cut state...→

Republicans urge Trump to reconsider Germany troop reduction plan

Republicans urge Trump to reconsider Germany troop reduction plan

Six Republicans on the House Foreign Affairs Committee are urging President Trump to reconsider his plan to cut the number of troops stationed in Germany, argu [...] Read full article: Republicans urge Trump to reconsider Ger...→

Republicans Threaten Budget Cuts to Lawmakers Using Proxy Voters

Republicans Threaten Budget Cuts to Lawmakers Using Proxy Voters

Two House Republicans have teamed up to introduce a bill that would cut lawmakers' annual office budgets if they opt to vote by proxy during the coronavirus pa [...] Read full article: Republicans Threaten Budget Cuts to Lawm...→

House Republicans Publish Key Findings on How China Lied About Coronavirus

House Republicans Publish Key Findings on How China Lied About Coronavirus

The House Republican report contained damning facts on how China worked to obscure the coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: House Republicans Publish Key Findings o...→

House Republicans Ask Dem Governors for Info on COVID Nursing Home Orders

House Republicans Ask Dem Governors for Info on COVID Nursing Home Orders

House Republicans have written five Democratic governors asking for information about policies mandating nursing homes and long-term care facilities admit pati [...] Read full article: House Republicans Ask Dem Governors for ...→

Live Protest Updates: Cuomo Signs Law Repealing 50-A, Offers

Live Protest Updates: Cuomo Signs Law Repealing 50-A, Offers "Community" Plan For Police Reform

12:42 p.m. Flanked by the Reverend Al Sharpton, the leaders of both houses of the state legislature, and the mothers of Sean Bell and Eric Garner, Valerie Bell [...] Read full article: Live Protest Updates: Cuomo Signs Law Re...→

House Republicans object to pulling US troops out of Germany

House Republicans object to pulling US troops out of Germany

Republicans on the House Armed Services Committee (HASC) warned President Trump Tuesday that his reported plan to withdraw 9,500 troops from Germany would dama [...] Read full article: House Republicans object to pulling US t...→

Opponents of Colorado vaccine bill plan rally ahead of House hearing on Sunday

Opponents of Colorado vaccine bill plan rally ahead of House hearing on Sunday

Opponents of a vaccine bill scheduled for a hearing in the House on Sunday are planning a rally against the legislation, which they say will “push more liabili [...] Read full article: Opponents of Colorado vaccine bill plan ...→

Law Enforcement Throws Up Taller Temporary Barriers Around White House

Law Enforcement Throws Up Taller Temporary Barriers Around White House

Law enforcement officials constructed new temporary barriers overnight on Tuesday to protect the White House and the surrounding park. Read full article: Law Enforcement Throws Up Taller Tempora...→

House Republicans escalate proxy-voting fight with bill to deny pay to lawmakers who participate

House Republicans escalate proxy-voting fight with bill to deny pay to lawmakers who participate

A group of House Republican lawmakers introduced a bill Thursday that would withhold pay for members of Congress who vote by proxy, as the battle over how meas [...] Read full article: House Republicans escalate proxy-voting ...→

House votes to relax coronavirus PPP loans for small businesses

House votes to relax coronavirus PPP loans for small businesses

The Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act allows businesses to spend money over 24 weeks rather than just eight to qualify for loan forgiveness. Read full article: House votes to relax coronavirus PPP loa...→

'Like a letter carrier': House takes historic plunge with first proxy votes

'Like a letter carrier': House takes historic plunge with first proxy votes

The move to allow some lawmakers to vote remotely set off a partisan clash that underscores the broader divide over how to respond to the pandemic. Read full article: 'Like a letter carrier': House takes his...→

House casts historic proxy vote during pandemic

House casts historic proxy vote during pandemic

The House returned to Washington for an abbreviated two-day session as the city remains under stay home orders. Republicans in the Senate, which is on recess a [...] Read full article: House casts historic proxy vote during p...→

House of Representatives to conduct first proxy vote in its 231-year history

House of Representatives to conduct first proxy vote in its 231-year history

The U.S. House of Representatives is poised to make history by conducting the first proxy vote ever since Congress first met in 1789. Read full article: House of Representatives to conduct firs...→

LA school district votes down plan to defund school police

LA school district votes down plan to defund school police

The Los Angeles Board of Education denied a plan to phase out funding for school police after a marathon 12 hours of discussion. Read full article: LA school district votes down plan to de...→

Mother-in-Law House Restaurant

Mother-in-Law House Restaurant

American, Southern, Menu... Features: Kid Friendly, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Dinner, Lunch, Full bar, Free Parking, Street Parking, Reserv [...] Read full article: Mother-in-Law House Restaurant...→

House Republicans urge Trump to reconsider US troop withdrawal from Germany

House Republicans urge Trump to reconsider US troop withdrawal from Germany

Republicans on the House Foreign Affairs Committee on Tuesday urged President Trump to reconsider drawing down U.S. troops in Germany, warning that the move wo [...] Read full article: House Republicans urge Trump to reconsid...→

House Rolls Out $1.5T 'Job-Creating' Infrastructure Plan

House Rolls Out $1.5T 'Job-Creating' Infrastructure Plan

House Democrats have unveiled a $1.5 trillion plan, which House Speaker Nancy Pelosi calls "job creating," seeking to deliver on a 2018 campaign "promise of bu [...] Read full article: House Rolls Out $1.5T 'Job-Creating' Inf...→

U.S. Republicans unveil police reforms as Democrats advance more aggressive plan - amNewYork

BY DAVID MORGAN U.S. Senate Republicans unveiled a law enforcement reform bill on Wednesday as a rival to more sweeping Democratic legislation, as Read full article: U.S. Republicans unveil police reforms a...→

House Judiciary Republicans call for review of alleged Chinese abuse of EB-5 visa program

House Judiciary Republicans call for review of alleged Chinese abuse of EB-5 visa program

Republicans on the House Judiciary Committee are calling for a review into the controversial EB-5 immigrant investor visa program -- warning that the Chinese C [...] Read full article: House Judiciary Republicans call for rev...→

House Republicans urge Trump not to pull US troops from Germany

House Republicans urge Trump not to pull US troops from Germany

GOP members of the House Armed Services Committee are putting up a united front in an effort to convince President Trump to not go through with his plan to wit [...] Read full article: House Republicans urge Trump not to pull...→

House Republicans oppose withdrawing U.S. troops from Germany

House Republicans oppose withdrawing U.S. troops from Germany

The Armed Services missive marks the largest Republican effort so far to convince the administration to change course. Read full article: House Republicans oppose withdrawing U.S...→

House Democrats see deaths as chance to make law enforcement reforms

House Democrats see deaths as chance to make law enforcement reforms

Democrats said the deaths of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery and Breonna Taylor have focused the country’s attention on an issue that’s festered for decades, and t [...] Read full article: House Democrats see deaths as chance to ...→

Law Enforcement Fire Tear Gas, Peppers Spray, Rubber Bullets at White House Protesters

Law Enforcement Fire Tear Gas, Peppers Spray, Rubber Bullets at White House Protesters

Protesters stormed the White House again on Saturday, as law enforcement officials used tear gas, pepper spray, and rubber bullets. Read full article: Law Enforcement Fire Tear Gas, Peppers S...→

George Floyd case: House Judiciary Dems demand Barr probe into possible 'pattern' of 'unconstitutional' conduct by Minneapolis PD

George Floyd case: House Judiciary Dems demand Barr probe into possible 'pattern' of 'unconstitutional' conduct by Minneapolis PD

President Trump had already said he asked the FBI and DOJ to investigate the Floyd killing, but the Democrats' request appears to go further to request a revie [...] Read full article: George Floyd case: House Judiciary Dems ...→

House votes to convene conference committee to reach FISA deal

House votes to convene conference committee to reach FISA deal

The House on Thursday approved convening conference committee negotiations with the Senate in hopes of reaching a deal on a controversial bill that would reaut [...] Read full article: House votes to convene conference commit...→

House votes by Pelosi’s new proxy rules, ignoring GOP objections

House votes by Pelosi’s new proxy rules, ignoring GOP objections

The House voted under a cloud of doubt Wednesday, using Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s new rules that for the first time in the chamber’s 231-year history allowed lawm [...] Read full article: House votes by Pelosi’s new proxy rules,...→

House votes to reauthorize FISA provisions through proxy system

The House voted Wednesday on reauthorizing expired government surveillance tools, ignoring pleas from Republicans to hold off and a threat from President Trump [...] Read full article: House votes to reauthorize FISA provisio...→

House Dems push for bill to save the Affordable Care Act, Republicans say to move on

House Dems push for bill to save the Affordable Care Act, Republicans say to move on

WASHINGTON (NEXSTAR) — House of Representatives Democrats are working to keep the Affordable Care Act alive. “The bill will make coverage affordable for millio [...] Read full article: House Dems push for bill to save the Aff...→

LA school district votes down plan to defund school police

LA school district votes down plan to defund school police

The Los Angeles Board of Education denied a plan to phase out funding for school police after a marathon 12 hours of discussion. Read full article: LA school district votes down plan to de...→

Republicans Propose $1.3B Plan To Help K-12 Schools Reopen

Republicans Propose $1.3B Plan To Help K-12 Schools Reopen

Republicans who control the Michigan Legislature will propose a $1.3 billion one-time funding boost to help K-12 schools reopen during the coronavirus pandemic [...] Read full article: Republicans Propose $1.3B Plan To Help K...→

House Republicans urge Trump to reconsider US troop withdrawal from Germany

House Republicans urge Trump to reconsider US troop withdrawal from Germany

Republicans on the House Foreign Affairs Committee on Tuesday urged President Trump to reconsider drawing down U.S. troops in Germany, warning that the move wo [...] Read full article: House Republicans urge Trump to reconsid...→

Republicans Threaten Budget Cuts to Lawmakers Using Proxy Voters

Republicans Threaten Budget Cuts to Lawmakers Using Proxy Voters

Two House Republicans have teamed up to introduce a bill that would cut lawmakers' annual office budgets if they opt to vote by proxy during the coronavirus pa [...] Read full article: Republicans Threaten Budget Cuts to Lawm...→

U.S. Republicans unveil police reforms as Democrats advance more aggressive plan - amNewYork

BY DAVID MORGAN U.S. Senate Republicans unveiled a law enforcement reform bill on Wednesday as a rival to more sweeping Democratic legislation, as Read full article: U.S. Republicans unveil police reforms a...→

House Republicans Ask Dem Governors for Info on COVID Nursing Home Orders

House Republicans Ask Dem Governors for Info on COVID Nursing Home Orders

House Republicans have written five Democratic governors asking for information about policies mandating nursing homes and long-term care facilities admit pati [...] Read full article: House Republicans Ask Dem Governors for ...→

U Of M Board Of Regents Votes Unanimously To Plan For On-Campus Classes This Fall

U Of M Board Of Regents Votes Unanimously To Plan For On-Campus Classes This Fall

After months of planning and consulting with students, staff and health experts, the University of Minnesota believes it can safely resume classes at all five [...] Read full article: U Of M Board Of Regents Votes Unanimousl...→

House Republicans urge Trump not to pull US troops from Germany

House Republicans urge Trump not to pull US troops from Germany

GOP members of the House Armed Services Committee are putting up a united front in an effort to convince President Trump to not go through with his plan to wit [...] Read full article: House Republicans urge Trump not to pull...→

House Republicans object to pulling US troops out of Germany

House Republicans object to pulling US troops out of Germany

Republicans on the House Armed Services Committee (HASC) warned President Trump Tuesday that his reported plan to withdraw 9,500 troops from Germany would dama [...] Read full article: House Republicans object to pulling US t...→

Is This the Last Stand of the ‘Law and Order’ Republicans?

Is This the Last Stand of the ‘Law and Order’ Republicans?

A punitive brand of conservatism embraced by Trump and some GOP hardliners is rapidly falling out of step with public opinion. Read full article: Is This the Last Stand of the ‘Law and O...→

House Democrats see deaths as chance to make law enforcement reforms

House Democrats see deaths as chance to make law enforcement reforms

Democrats said the deaths of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery and Breonna Taylor have focused the country’s attention on an issue that’s festered for decades, and t [...] Read full article: House Democrats see deaths as chance to ...→

Law Enforcement Throws Up Taller Temporary Barriers Around White House

Law Enforcement Throws Up Taller Temporary Barriers Around White House

Law enforcement officials constructed new temporary barriers overnight on Tuesday to protect the White House and the surrounding park. Read full article: Law Enforcement Throws Up Taller Tempora...→

Companies Plan Hong Kong Exodus as Chinese Security Law Looms

Companies Plan Hong Kong Exodus as Chinese Security Law Looms

Some companies are making plans to leave Hong Kong if Beijing imposes a security law that destroys the city's autonomy. Read full article: Companies Plan Hong Kong Exodus as Chine...→

George Floyd case: House Judiciary Dems demand Barr probe into possible 'pattern' of 'unconstitutional' conduct by Minneapolis PD

George Floyd case: House Judiciary Dems demand Barr probe into possible 'pattern' of 'unconstitutional' conduct by Minneapolis PD

President Trump had already said he asked the FBI and DOJ to investigate the Floyd killing, but the Democrats' request appears to go further to request a revie [...] Read full article: George Floyd case: House Judiciary Dems ...→

House Republicans escalate proxy-voting fight with bill to deny pay to lawmakers who participate

House Republicans escalate proxy-voting fight with bill to deny pay to lawmakers who participate

A group of House Republican lawmakers introduced a bill Thursday that would withhold pay for members of Congress who vote by proxy, as the battle over how meas [...] Read full article: House Republicans escalate proxy-voting ...→

GOP plan would block pay for lawmakers who voted via proxy during coronavirus pandemic

GOP plan would block pay for lawmakers who voted via proxy during coronavirus pandemic

If members of Congress can't be bothered to show up and vote, they shouldn't collect their pay, according to a group of House Republicans who announced legisla [...] Read full article: GOP plan would block pay for lawmakers w...→

'Like a letter carrier': House takes historic plunge with first proxy votes

'Like a letter carrier': House takes historic plunge with first proxy votes

The move to allow some lawmakers to vote remotely set off a partisan clash that underscores the broader divide over how to respond to the pandemic. Read full article: 'Like a letter carrier': House takes his...→

House votes to reauthorize FISA provisions through proxy system

The House voted Wednesday on reauthorizing expired government surveillance tools, ignoring pleas from Republicans to hold off and a threat from President Trump [...] Read full article: House votes to reauthorize FISA provisio...→

House of Representatives to conduct first proxy vote in its 231-year history

House of Representatives to conduct first proxy vote in its 231-year history

The U.S. House of Representatives is poised to make history by conducting the first proxy vote ever since Congress first met in 1789. Read full article: House of Representatives to conduct firs...→

Georgia House approves plan to cut state standardized tests

Georgia House approves plan to cut state standardized tests

ATLANTA (AP) — Public school students in Georgia would see fewer state standardized tests under a bill passed by the state House, but lawmakers want the state [...] Read full article: Georgia House approves plan to cut state...→

Babylon sets 2 more hearings under 'crack house' law

Babylon sets 2 more hearings under 'crack house' law

The Town of Babylon is holding two new public hearings on houses it is seeking to board up under its public nuisance law, bringing the number of cases to an al [...] Read full article: Babylon sets 2 more hearings under 'crac...→

Mother-in-Law House Restaurant

Mother-in-Law House Restaurant

American, Southern, Menu... Features: Kid Friendly, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Dinner, Lunch, Full bar, Free Parking, Street Parking, Reserv [...] Read full article: Mother-in-Law House Restaurant...→

Republicans urge Trump to reconsider Germany troop reduction plan

Republicans urge Trump to reconsider Germany troop reduction plan

Six Republicans on the House Foreign Affairs Committee are urging President Trump to reconsider his plan to cut the number of troops stationed in Germany, argu [...] Read full article: Republicans urge Trump to reconsider Ger...→

Senate, House steer toward first votes on competing police reform bills - amNewYork

BY DAVID MORGAN AND LISA LAMBERT The Republican-led U.S. Senate and Democratic-led House of Representatives will vote this week on separate bills aimed at Read full article: Senate, House steer toward first votes o...→

House Rolls Out $1.5T 'Job-Creating' Infrastructure Plan

House Rolls Out $1.5T 'Job-Creating' Infrastructure Plan

House Democrats have unveiled a $1.5 trillion plan, which House Speaker Nancy Pelosi calls "job creating," seeking to deliver on a 2018 campaign "promise of bu [...] Read full article: House Rolls Out $1.5T 'Job-Creating' Inf...→

House Republicans Publish Key Findings on How China Lied About Coronavirus

House Republicans Publish Key Findings on How China Lied About Coronavirus

The House Republican report contained damning facts on how China worked to obscure the coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: House Republicans Publish Key Findings o...→

Trump’s infrastructure plan hits snag among Senate Republicans

Trump’s infrastructure plan hits snag among Senate Republicans

President Trump’s plan for a $1 trillion infrastructure spending bill to charge the economy before the election has hit some bumps in the road from Senate Repu [...] Read full article: Trump’s infrastructure plan hits snag am...→

House Judiciary Republicans call for review of alleged Chinese abuse of EB-5 visa program

House Judiciary Republicans call for review of alleged Chinese abuse of EB-5 visa program

Republicans on the House Judiciary Committee are calling for a review into the controversial EB-5 immigrant investor visa program -- warning that the Chinese C [...] Read full article: House Judiciary Republicans call for rev...→

Live Protest Updates: Cuomo Signs Law Repealing 50-A, Offers

Live Protest Updates: Cuomo Signs Law Repealing 50-A, Offers "Community" Plan For Police Reform

12:42 p.m. Flanked by the Reverend Al Sharpton, the leaders of both houses of the state legislature, and the mothers of Sean Bell and Eric Garner, Valerie Bell [...] Read full article: Live Protest Updates: Cuomo Signs Law Re...→

New York State Legislature Votes To Repeal Law 50-A That Shields Police From Scrunity

New York State Legislature Votes To Repeal Law 50-A That Shields Police From Scrunity

"I have been fighting for years to pass this 50-A bill, and for years the police unions have been blocking the legislation, telling [lawmakers] that it was wro [...] Read full article: New York State Legislature Votes To Repe...→

House Republicans oppose withdrawing U.S. troops from Germany

House Republicans oppose withdrawing U.S. troops from Germany

The Armed Services missive marks the largest Republican effort so far to convince the administration to change course. Read full article: House Republicans oppose withdrawing U.S...→

Opponents of Colorado vaccine bill plan rally ahead of House hearing on Sunday

Opponents of Colorado vaccine bill plan rally ahead of House hearing on Sunday

Opponents of a vaccine bill scheduled for a hearing in the House on Sunday are planning a rally against the legislation, which they say will “push more liabili [...] Read full article: Opponents of Colorado vaccine bill plan ...→

Law enforcement tightens security around White House with higher anti-riot fencing

Law enforcement tightens security around White House with higher anti-riot fencing

Law enforcement is again tightening security around the White House with new fencing, fortifying the complex in the aftermath of protests that turned violent i [...] Read full article: Law enforcement tightens security around...→

Law Enforcement Fire Tear Gas, Peppers Spray, Rubber Bullets at White House Protesters

Law Enforcement Fire Tear Gas, Peppers Spray, Rubber Bullets at White House Protesters

Protesters stormed the White House again on Saturday, as law enforcement officials used tear gas, pepper spray, and rubber bullets. Read full article: Law Enforcement Fire Tear Gas, Peppers S...→

House Democrats ask DOJ to investigate

House Democrats ask DOJ to investigate "unconstitutional conduct" in recent deaths of African Americans

"America's history of racism and racially motivated violence is a plague that continues to live on through generations," Representative Jerrold Nadler said on [...] Read full article: House Democrats ask DOJ to investigate "...→

House votes to convene conference committee to reach FISA deal

House votes to convene conference committee to reach FISA deal

The House on Thursday approved convening conference committee negotiations with the Senate in hopes of reaching a deal on a controversial bill that would reaut [...] Read full article: House votes to convene conference commit...→

House votes to relax coronavirus PPP loans for small businesses

House votes to relax coronavirus PPP loans for small businesses

The Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act allows businesses to spend money over 24 weeks rather than just eight to qualify for loan forgiveness. Read full article: House votes to relax coronavirus PPP loa...→

House votes by Pelosi’s new proxy rules, ignoring GOP objections

House votes by Pelosi’s new proxy rules, ignoring GOP objections

The House voted under a cloud of doubt Wednesday, using Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s new rules that for the first time in the chamber’s 231-year history allowed lawm [...] Read full article: House votes by Pelosi’s new proxy rules,...→

House casts historic proxy vote during pandemic

House casts historic proxy vote during pandemic

The House returned to Washington for an abbreviated two-day session as the city remains under stay home orders. Republicans in the Senate, which is on recess a [...] Read full article: House casts historic proxy vote during p...→

House Republicans sue to stop historic proxy voting plan designed to reduce lawmakers' risk of getting coronavirus

House Republicans sue to stop historic proxy voting plan designed to reduce lawmakers' risk of getting coronavirus

House Republicans have filed a legal challenge that seeks to upend the chamber's historic proxy voting plan as members start casting remote votes. Read full article: House Republicans sue to stop historic p...→

House Dems push for bill to save the Affordable Care Act, Republicans say to move on

House Dems push for bill to save the Affordable Care Act, Republicans say to move on

WASHINGTON (NEXSTAR) — House of Representatives Democrats are working to keep the Affordable Care Act alive. “The bill will make coverage affordable for millio [...] Read full article: House Dems push for bill to save the Aff...→

Georgia House approves plan to cut state standardized tests

Georgia House approves plan to cut state standardized tests

ATLANTA (AP) — Public school students in Georgia would see fewer state standardized tests under a bill passed by the state House, but lawmakers want the state [...] Read full article: Georgia House approves plan to cut state...→

LA school district votes down plan to defund school police

LA school district votes down plan to defund school police

The Los Angeles Board of Education denied a plan to phase out funding for school police after a marathon 12 hours of discussion. Read full article: LA school district votes down plan to de...→

Babylon sets 2 more hearings under 'crack house' law

Babylon sets 2 more hearings under 'crack house' law

The Town of Babylon is holding two new public hearings on houses it is seeking to board up under its public nuisance law, bringing the number of cases to an al [...] Read full article: Babylon sets 2 more hearings under 'crac...→

Mother-in-Law House Restaurant

Mother-in-Law House Restaurant

American, Southern, Menu... Features: Kid Friendly, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Dinner, Lunch, Full bar, Free Parking, Street Parking, Reserv [...] Read full article: Mother-in-Law House Restaurant...→

Republicans Propose $1.3B Plan To Help K-12 Schools Reopen

Republicans Propose $1.3B Plan To Help K-12 Schools Reopen

Republicans who control the Michigan Legislature will propose a $1.3 billion one-time funding boost to help K-12 schools reopen during the coronavirus pandemic [...] Read full article: Republicans Propose $1.3B Plan To Help K...→

Republicans urge Trump to reconsider Germany troop reduction plan

Republicans urge Trump to reconsider Germany troop reduction plan

Six Republicans on the House Foreign Affairs Committee are urging President Trump to reconsider his plan to cut the number of troops stationed in Germany, argu [...] Read full article: Republicans urge Trump to reconsider Ger...→

House Republicans urge Trump to reconsider US troop withdrawal from Germany

House Republicans urge Trump to reconsider US troop withdrawal from Germany

Republicans on the House Foreign Affairs Committee on Tuesday urged President Trump to reconsider drawing down U.S. troops in Germany, warning that the move wo [...] Read full article: House Republicans urge Trump to reconsid...→

Senate, House steer toward first votes on competing police reform bills - amNewYork

BY DAVID MORGAN AND LISA LAMBERT The Republican-led U.S. Senate and Democratic-led House of Representatives will vote this week on separate bills aimed at Read full article: Senate, House steer toward first votes o...→

Republicans Threaten Budget Cuts to Lawmakers Using Proxy Voters

Republicans Threaten Budget Cuts to Lawmakers Using Proxy Voters

Two House Republicans have teamed up to introduce a bill that would cut lawmakers' annual office budgets if they opt to vote by proxy during the coronavirus pa [...] Read full article: Republicans Threaten Budget Cuts to Lawm...→

House Rolls Out $1.5T 'Job-Creating' Infrastructure Plan

House Rolls Out $1.5T 'Job-Creating' Infrastructure Plan

House Democrats have unveiled a $1.5 trillion plan, which House Speaker Nancy Pelosi calls "job creating," seeking to deliver on a 2018 campaign "promise of bu [...] Read full article: House Rolls Out $1.5T 'Job-Creating' Inf...→

House Republicans Publish Key Findings on How China Lied About Coronavirus

House Republicans Publish Key Findings on How China Lied About Coronavirus

The House Republican report contained damning facts on how China worked to obscure the coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: House Republicans Publish Key Findings o...→

U.S. Republicans unveil police reforms as Democrats advance more aggressive plan - amNewYork

BY DAVID MORGAN U.S. Senate Republicans unveiled a law enforcement reform bill on Wednesday as a rival to more sweeping Democratic legislation, as Read full article: U.S. Republicans unveil police reforms a...→

Trump’s infrastructure plan hits snag among Senate Republicans

Trump’s infrastructure plan hits snag among Senate Republicans

President Trump’s plan for a $1 trillion infrastructure spending bill to charge the economy before the election has hit some bumps in the road from Senate Repu [...] Read full article: Trump’s infrastructure plan hits snag am...→

House Republicans Ask Dem Governors for Info on COVID Nursing Home Orders

House Republicans Ask Dem Governors for Info on COVID Nursing Home Orders

House Republicans have written five Democratic governors asking for information about policies mandating nursing homes and long-term care facilities admit pati [...] Read full article: House Republicans Ask Dem Governors for ...→

House Judiciary Republicans call for review of alleged Chinese abuse of EB-5 visa program

House Judiciary Republicans call for review of alleged Chinese abuse of EB-5 visa program

Republicans on the House Judiciary Committee are calling for a review into the controversial EB-5 immigrant investor visa program -- warning that the Chinese C [...] Read full article: House Judiciary Republicans call for rev...→

U Of M Board Of Regents Votes Unanimously To Plan For On-Campus Classes This Fall

U Of M Board Of Regents Votes Unanimously To Plan For On-Campus Classes This Fall

After months of planning and consulting with students, staff and health experts, the University of Minnesota believes it can safely resume classes at all five [...] Read full article: U Of M Board Of Regents Votes Unanimousl...→

Live Protest Updates: Cuomo Signs Law Repealing 50-A, Offers

Live Protest Updates: Cuomo Signs Law Repealing 50-A, Offers "Community" Plan For Police Reform

12:42 p.m. Flanked by the Reverend Al Sharpton, the leaders of both houses of the state legislature, and the mothers of Sean Bell and Eric Garner, Valerie Bell [...] Read full article: Live Protest Updates: Cuomo Signs Law Re...→

House Republicans urge Trump not to pull US troops from Germany

House Republicans urge Trump not to pull US troops from Germany

GOP members of the House Armed Services Committee are putting up a united front in an effort to convince President Trump to not go through with his plan to wit [...] Read full article: House Republicans urge Trump not to pull...→

New York State Legislature Votes To Repeal Law 50-A That Shields Police From Scrunity

New York State Legislature Votes To Repeal Law 50-A That Shields Police From Scrunity

"I have been fighting for years to pass this 50-A bill, and for years the police unions have been blocking the legislation, telling [lawmakers] that it was wro [...] Read full article: New York State Legislature Votes To Repe...→

House Republicans object to pulling US troops out of Germany

House Republicans object to pulling US troops out of Germany

Republicans on the House Armed Services Committee (HASC) warned President Trump Tuesday that his reported plan to withdraw 9,500 troops from Germany would dama [...] Read full article: House Republicans object to pulling US t...→

House Republicans oppose withdrawing U.S. troops from Germany

House Republicans oppose withdrawing U.S. troops from Germany

The Armed Services missive marks the largest Republican effort so far to convince the administration to change course. Read full article: House Republicans oppose withdrawing U.S...→

Is This the Last Stand of the ‘Law and Order’ Republicans?

Is This the Last Stand of the ‘Law and Order’ Republicans?

A punitive brand of conservatism embraced by Trump and some GOP hardliners is rapidly falling out of step with public opinion. Read full article: Is This the Last Stand of the ‘Law and O...→

Opponents of Colorado vaccine bill plan rally ahead of House hearing on Sunday

Opponents of Colorado vaccine bill plan rally ahead of House hearing on Sunday

Opponents of a vaccine bill scheduled for a hearing in the House on Sunday are planning a rally against the legislation, which they say will “push more liabili [...] Read full article: Opponents of Colorado vaccine bill plan ...→

House Democrats see deaths as chance to make law enforcement reforms

House Democrats see deaths as chance to make law enforcement reforms

Democrats said the deaths of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery and Breonna Taylor have focused the country’s attention on an issue that’s festered for decades, and t [...] Read full article: House Democrats see deaths as chance to ...→

Law enforcement tightens security around White House with higher anti-riot fencing

Law enforcement tightens security around White House with higher anti-riot fencing

Law enforcement is again tightening security around the White House with new fencing, fortifying the complex in the aftermath of protests that turned violent i [...] Read full article: Law enforcement tightens security around...→

Law Enforcement Throws Up Taller Temporary Barriers Around White House

Law Enforcement Throws Up Taller Temporary Barriers Around White House

Law enforcement officials constructed new temporary barriers overnight on Tuesday to protect the White House and the surrounding park. Read full article: Law Enforcement Throws Up Taller Tempora...→

Law Enforcement Fire Tear Gas, Peppers Spray, Rubber Bullets at White House Protesters

Law Enforcement Fire Tear Gas, Peppers Spray, Rubber Bullets at White House Protesters

Protesters stormed the White House again on Saturday, as law enforcement officials used tear gas, pepper spray, and rubber bullets. Read full article: Law Enforcement Fire Tear Gas, Peppers S...→

Companies Plan Hong Kong Exodus as Chinese Security Law Looms

Companies Plan Hong Kong Exodus as Chinese Security Law Looms

Some companies are making plans to leave Hong Kong if Beijing imposes a security law that destroys the city's autonomy. Read full article: Companies Plan Hong Kong Exodus as Chine...→

George Floyd case: House Judiciary Dems demand Barr probe into possible 'pattern' of 'unconstitutional' conduct by Minneapolis PD

George Floyd case: House Judiciary Dems demand Barr probe into possible 'pattern' of 'unconstitutional' conduct by Minneapolis PD

President Trump had already said he asked the FBI and DOJ to investigate the Floyd killing, but the Democrats' request appears to go further to request a revie [...] Read full article: George Floyd case: House Judiciary Dems ...→

House Democrats ask DOJ to investigate

House Democrats ask DOJ to investigate "unconstitutional conduct" in recent deaths of African Americans

"America's history of racism and racially motivated violence is a plague that continues to live on through generations," Representative Jerrold Nadler said on [...] Read full article: House Democrats ask DOJ to investigate "...→

House Republicans escalate proxy-voting fight with bill to deny pay to lawmakers who participate

House Republicans escalate proxy-voting fight with bill to deny pay to lawmakers who participate

A group of House Republican lawmakers introduced a bill Thursday that would withhold pay for members of Congress who vote by proxy, as the battle over how meas [...] Read full article: House Republicans escalate proxy-voting ...→

House votes to convene conference committee to reach FISA deal

House votes to convene conference committee to reach FISA deal

The House on Thursday approved convening conference committee negotiations with the Senate in hopes of reaching a deal on a controversial bill that would reaut [...] Read full article: House votes to convene conference commit...→

GOP plan would block pay for lawmakers who voted via proxy during coronavirus pandemic

GOP plan would block pay for lawmakers who voted via proxy during coronavirus pandemic

If members of Congress can't be bothered to show up and vote, they shouldn't collect their pay, according to a group of House Republicans who announced legisla [...] Read full article: GOP plan would block pay for lawmakers w...→

House votes to relax coronavirus PPP loans for small businesses

House votes to relax coronavirus PPP loans for small businesses

The Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act allows businesses to spend money over 24 weeks rather than just eight to qualify for loan forgiveness. Read full article: House votes to relax coronavirus PPP loa...→

'Like a letter carrier': House takes historic plunge with first proxy votes

'Like a letter carrier': House takes historic plunge with first proxy votes

The move to allow some lawmakers to vote remotely set off a partisan clash that underscores the broader divide over how to respond to the pandemic. Read full article: 'Like a letter carrier': House takes his...→

House votes by Pelosi’s new proxy rules, ignoring GOP objections

House votes by Pelosi’s new proxy rules, ignoring GOP objections

The House voted under a cloud of doubt Wednesday, using Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s new rules that for the first time in the chamber’s 231-year history allowed lawm [...] Read full article: House votes by Pelosi’s new proxy rules,...→

House casts historic proxy vote during pandemic

House casts historic proxy vote during pandemic

The House returned to Washington for an abbreviated two-day session as the city remains under stay home orders. Republicans in the Senate, which is on recess a [...] Read full article: House casts historic proxy vote during p...→

House votes to reauthorize FISA provisions through proxy system

The House voted Wednesday on reauthorizing expired government surveillance tools, ignoring pleas from Republicans to hold off and a threat from President Trump [...] Read full article: House votes to reauthorize FISA provisio...→

House Republicans sue to stop historic proxy voting plan designed to reduce lawmakers' risk of getting coronavirus

House Republicans sue to stop historic proxy voting plan designed to reduce lawmakers' risk of getting coronavirus

House Republicans have filed a legal challenge that seeks to upend the chamber's historic proxy voting plan as members start casting remote votes. Read full article: House Republicans sue to stop historic p...→

House of Representatives to conduct first proxy vote in its 231-year history

House of Representatives to conduct first proxy vote in its 231-year history

The U.S. House of Representatives is poised to make history by conducting the first proxy vote ever since Congress first met in 1789. Read full article: House of Representatives to conduct firs...→