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House to vote Friday on more virus aid, despite GOP skeptics | WTOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Democratic-controlled House is pressing ahead Friday with votes on another massive rescue bill that would pump almost $1 trillion to stat [...] Read full article: House to vote Friday on more virus aid, ...→

House to vote Friday on more virus aid, despite GOP skeptics | WTOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Democratic-controlled House is pressing ahead Friday with votes on another massive rescue bill that would pump almost $1 trillion to stat [...] Read full article: House to vote Friday on more virus aid, ...→

Poll: GOP Sees Path to Retake House Through Democrats' Support for Defunding the Police, Socialism

Poll: GOP Sees Path to Retake House Through Democrats' Support for Defunding the Police, Socialism

The NRCC said that Republicans can gain the House majority due to Democrats' support for socialism and defunding the police. Read full article: Poll: GOP Sees Path to Retake House Thro...→

Madison Cawthorn, 24, beats Trump's pick in North Carolina GOP House primary

Madison Cawthorn, 24, beats Trump's pick in North Carolina GOP House primary

House members are constitutionally required to be at least 25 years of age or older and Cawthorn will hit that milestone in August. Read full article: Madison Cawthorn, 24, beats Trump's pick...→

Ruling populists set to win Serbia vote amid virus concerns

Ruling populists set to win Serbia vote amid virus concerns

Serbia's ruling populists are set to tighten their hold on power in a Sunday parliamentary vote held amid concerns over the spread of the coronavirus and a par [...] Read full article: Ruling populists set to win Serbia vote ...→

Rep. Brad Wenstrup: Why House GOP boycotted virtual hearing on Big Tech

Rep. Brad Wenstrup: Why House GOP boycotted virtual hearing on Big Tech

GOP members boycotted a virtual House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence (HPSCI) hearing on foreign election meddling because it was held in a facility [...] Read full article: Rep. Brad Wenstrup: Why House GOP boycot...→

House GOP members condemn Republican candidate who said if she were black she'd be 'proud' of Confederate statues

House GOP members condemn Republican candidate who said if she were black she'd be 'proud' of Confederate statues

Ranking House Republicans are stepping away from Georgia candidate Marjorie Taylor Greene, after a Politico report uncovered a series of Facebook videos in whi [...] Read full article: House GOP members condemn Republican can...→

California house sales fall 41% during virus lockdown, Realtors report

California house sales fall 41% during virus lockdown, Realtors report

Transactions fell to the slowest sales pace since the Great Recession. But signs of a rebound surfaced in the more recent data. Read full article: California house sales fall 41% during v...→

House to vote on D.C. statehood next Friday

House to vote on D.C. statehood next Friday

House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer announced Tuesday that the House will vote on D.C. statehood for the first time in history next Friday. Read full article: House to vote on D.C. statehood next Fri...→

House GOP accuses China, WHO of 'failure of monumental proportions' in spread of coronavirus

House GOP accuses China, WHO of 'failure of monumental proportions' in spread of coronavirus

Republicans on the House Foreign Affairs Committee issued a report Monday on the origins of the novel coronavirus, accusing China and the World Health Organiza [...] Read full article: House GOP accuses China, WHO of 'failure...→

‘Transparency and accountability’: House GOP developing own police overhaul package

‘Transparency and accountability’: House GOP developing own police overhaul package

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy said Thursday his conference will put out their own proposal to overhaul policing — and accused Democrats of shutting Repu [...] Read full article: ‘Transparency and accountability’: House...→

House leader Hoyer says Dems aim for vote on policing bill the week of June 22

House leader Hoyer says Dems aim for vote on policing bill the week of June 22

House Majority Whip Steny Hoyer, D-Md., told reporters Tuesday that House Democrats aim to put the police reform bill that they unveiled this week on the floor [...] Read full article: House leader Hoyer says Dems aim for vot...→

GOP senator blocked bill he supports, after request from White House

GOP senator blocked bill he supports, after request from White House

North Dakota Sen. Kevin Cramer is holding up a bipartisan China sanctions bill as administration pushes for changes. Read full article: GOP senator blocked bill he supports, af...→

In showdown power play, most Senate Democrats will vote no if McConnell calls GOP police reform bill

In showdown power play, most Senate Democrats will vote no if McConnell calls GOP police reform bill

"I, for one, do not intend to be played," said Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., leading a charge against Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on policing legisl [...] Read full article: In showdown power play, most Senate Demo...→

Senate Democrats say GOP policing bill is ‘not salvageable’ ahead of test vote

Senate Democrats say GOP policing bill is ‘not salvageable’ ahead of test vote

Three top Senate Democrats said in a letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday that Senate Republicans’ policing overhaul bill is “not salvag [...] Read full article: Senate Democrats say GOP policing bill i...→

GOP senator quotes J.K. Rowling while blocking vote on LGBTQ bill

GOP senator quotes J.K. Rowling while blocking vote on LGBTQ bill

Sen. James Lankford of Oklahoma cited the “Harry Potter” author’s recent letter, which critics called a “transphobic manifesto." Read full article: GOP senator quotes J.K. Rowling while bl...→

Serbs to vote amid virus concerns, political divisions

Serbs to vote amid virus concerns, political divisions

Serbia is holding a parliamentary vote this weekend that takes place amid concerns over the continuing spread of the new coronavirus and political divisions in [...] Read full article: Serbs to vote amid virus concerns, polit...→

House Republican leaders condemn GOP candidate who made racist videos

House Republican leaders condemn GOP candidate who made racist videos

The candidate, Marjorie Taylor Greene, finished first in last week's primary for an open, safe GOP seat in Georgia but still faces an August runoff for the nom [...] Read full article: House Republican leaders condemn GOP can...→

GOP Aims to Retake House Majority from Nancy Pelosi's Democrats

GOP Aims to Retake House Majority from Nancy Pelosi's Democrats

The Republican Party is fielding a stronger-than-expected crop of U.S. House candidates as the GOP aims to retake the House majority. Read full article: GOP Aims to Retake House Majority from N...→

GOP Should Reconsider Vote-By-Mail, But Mitigate Risks

GOP Should Reconsider Vote-By-Mail, But Mitigate Risks

As it becomes increasingly likely that COVID-19 will impact the 2020 presidential election, Democrats and Republicans shunning prudent and bipartisan vote-by-m [...] Read full article: GOP Should Reconsider Vote-By-Mail, But ...→

Marin supervisors approve aid for some virus-infected workers

Marin supervisors approve aid for some virus-infected workers

The program offers help to low-income employees who stand to lose pay if they self-quarantine. Read full article: Marin supervisors approve aid for some v...→

White House eyes legal travel from Mexico as latest virus source as U.S. cases surge

White House eyes legal travel from Mexico as latest virus source as U.S. cases surge

Source tells AP coronavirus task force looking at it as one possible factor behind recent surge in U.S. COVID-19 cases. Read full article: White House eyes legal travel from Mexic...→

Top White House health czar to tour Boston hospital Friday

Top White House health czar to tour Boston hospital Friday

The nation’s top health official is set to visit Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston Friday as part of the president’s “Opening Up America Again” in [...] Read full article: Top White House health czar to tour Bost...→

Senate GOP police reform bill facing gridlock ahead of vote

Senate GOP police reform bill facing gridlock ahead of vote

With no breakthrough in sight, the Senate appears to be headed toward an impasse on police reform. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) warned on the ev [...] Read full article: Senate GOP police reform bill facing gri...→

Bolton says GOP control of Senate 'absolutely critical' regardless of who wins White House

Bolton says GOP control of Senate 'absolutely critical' regardless of who wins White House

Former National Security Adviser John Bolton told "Special Report" Tuesday that it is "absolutely critical" that Republicans keep control of the Senate after t [...] Read full article: Bolton says GOP control of Senate 'absol...→

NRCC Chair Emmer: GOP Targeting 54 Dems, Need to Flip 17 to Retake House

NRCC Chair Emmer: GOP Targeting 54 Dems, Need to Flip 17 to Retake House

NRCC chairman Rep. Tom Emmer (R-MN) told Breitbart News exclusively that Republicans believe they can retake the House majority in November's elections. Read full article: NRCC Chair Emmer: GOP Targeting 54 Dems,...→

NJ Gov. Murphy snubs GOP House members asking about coronavirus nursing home policy

NJ Gov. Murphy snubs GOP House members asking about coronavirus nursing home policy

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy on Thursday opted not to answer questions posed by Republicans on the House Select Committee on the Coronavirus Crisis about his st [...] Read full article: NJ Gov. Murphy snubs GOP House members a...→

The Latest: UN seeks urgent funding for virus aid transport

UNITED NATIONS - The United Nations’ food agency says ít needs immediate funding to prevent a shutdown in late July of the global transport system that has bee [...] Read full article: The Latest: UN seeks urgent funding for ...→

DC Statehood to Go to House Floor for Vote on June 26

DC Statehood to Go to House Floor for Vote on June 26

Legislation that would admit Washington, D.C., to the U.S. as the 51st state will be brought to the floor of the House of Representatives on June 26, U.S. Hous [...] Read full article: DC Statehood to Go to House Floor for Vo...→

House Democrats set to vote next week on DC statehood

House Democrats set to vote next week on DC statehood

House Democrats announced Tuesday that they will hold a vote on DC statehood next week — in what likely will be the first time a chamber of Congress approves m [...] Read full article: House Democrats set to vote next week on...→

Maryland Rep. Hoyer Expected to Announce House Floor Vote on DC Statehood

Maryland Rep. Hoyer Expected to Announce House Floor Vote on DC Statehood

Legislation that would admit Washington, D.C., as the 51st state is grabbing new attention following President Donald Trump’s use of federal agencies to police [...] Read full article: Maryland Rep. Hoyer Expected to Announce...→

Schiff won't oppose Trump intel chief's bid to declassify more of House GOP Russia report

Schiff won't oppose Trump intel chief's bid to declassify more of House GOP Russia report

John Ratcliffe's move is the latest sign that the administration is trying to relitigate the investigations that have dogged Trump's presidency. Read full article: Schiff won't oppose Trump intel chief's ...→

GOP Pa. House Speaker Turzai Says He'll Leave Office Next Week

GOP Pa. House Speaker Turzai Says He'll Leave Office Next Week

Mike Turzai, the speaker of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, says his last day on the job will be Monday. Read full article: GOP Pa. House Speaker Turzai Says He'll ...→

Despite Downward Trends, White House Tones Down Virus Approach

Despite Downward Trends, White House Tones Down Virus Approach

With coronavirus cases and hospitalizations spiking in several states, the White House Coronavirus Task Force is taking a quieter, toned-down approach to deali [...] Read full article: Despite Downward Trends, White House Ton...→

Poll: GOP Sees Path to Retake House Through Democrats' Support for Defunding the Police, Socialism

Poll: GOP Sees Path to Retake House Through Democrats' Support for Defunding the Police, Socialism

The NRCC said that Republicans can gain the House majority due to Democrats' support for socialism and defunding the police. Read full article: Poll: GOP Sees Path to Retake House Thro...→

Senate GOP police reform bill facing gridlock ahead of vote

Senate GOP police reform bill facing gridlock ahead of vote

With no breakthrough in sight, the Senate appears to be headed toward an impasse on police reform. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) warned on the ev [...] Read full article: Senate GOP police reform bill facing gri...→

In showdown power play, most Senate Democrats will vote no if McConnell calls GOP police reform bill

In showdown power play, most Senate Democrats will vote no if McConnell calls GOP police reform bill

"I, for one, do not intend to be played," said Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., leading a charge against Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on policing legisl [...] Read full article: In showdown power play, most Senate Demo...→

NRCC Chair Emmer: GOP Targeting 54 Dems, Need to Flip 17 to Retake House

NRCC Chair Emmer: GOP Targeting 54 Dems, Need to Flip 17 to Retake House

NRCC chairman Rep. Tom Emmer (R-MN) told Breitbart News exclusively that Republicans believe they can retake the House majority in November's elections. Read full article: NRCC Chair Emmer: GOP Targeting 54 Dems,...→

GOP senator quotes J.K. Rowling while blocking vote on LGBTQ bill

GOP senator quotes J.K. Rowling while blocking vote on LGBTQ bill

Sen. James Lankford of Oklahoma cited the “Harry Potter” author’s recent letter, which critics called a “transphobic manifesto." Read full article: GOP senator quotes J.K. Rowling while bl...→

Rep. Brad Wenstrup: Why House GOP boycotted virtual hearing on Big Tech

Rep. Brad Wenstrup: Why House GOP boycotted virtual hearing on Big Tech

GOP members boycotted a virtual House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence (HPSCI) hearing on foreign election meddling because it was held in a facility [...] Read full article: Rep. Brad Wenstrup: Why House GOP boycot...→

The Latest: UN seeks urgent funding for virus aid transport

UNITED NATIONS - The United Nations’ food agency says ít needs immediate funding to prevent a shutdown in late July of the global transport system that has bee [...] Read full article: The Latest: UN seeks urgent funding for ...→

House Republican leaders condemn GOP candidate who made racist videos

House Republican leaders condemn GOP candidate who made racist videos

The candidate, Marjorie Taylor Greene, finished first in last week's primary for an open, safe GOP seat in Georgia but still faces an August runoff for the nom [...] Read full article: House Republican leaders condemn GOP can...→

California house sales fall 41% during virus lockdown, Realtors report

California house sales fall 41% during virus lockdown, Realtors report

Transactions fell to the slowest sales pace since the Great Recession. But signs of a rebound surfaced in the more recent data. Read full article: California house sales fall 41% during v...→

DC Statehood to Go to House Floor for Vote on June 26

DC Statehood to Go to House Floor for Vote on June 26

Legislation that would admit Washington, D.C., to the U.S. as the 51st state will be brought to the floor of the House of Representatives on June 26, U.S. Hous [...] Read full article: DC Statehood to Go to House Floor for Vo...→

House to vote on D.C. statehood next Friday

House to vote on D.C. statehood next Friday

House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer announced Tuesday that the House will vote on D.C. statehood for the first time in history next Friday. Read full article: House to vote on D.C. statehood next Fri...→

Maryland Rep. Hoyer Expected to Announce House Floor Vote on DC Statehood

Maryland Rep. Hoyer Expected to Announce House Floor Vote on DC Statehood

Legislation that would admit Washington, D.C., as the 51st state is grabbing new attention following President Donald Trump’s use of federal agencies to police [...] Read full article: Maryland Rep. Hoyer Expected to Announce...→

Marin supervisors approve aid for some virus-infected workers

Marin supervisors approve aid for some virus-infected workers

The program offers help to low-income employees who stand to lose pay if they self-quarantine. Read full article: Marin supervisors approve aid for some v...→

Schiff won't oppose Trump intel chief's bid to declassify more of House GOP Russia report

Schiff won't oppose Trump intel chief's bid to declassify more of House GOP Russia report

John Ratcliffe's move is the latest sign that the administration is trying to relitigate the investigations that have dogged Trump's presidency. Read full article: Schiff won't oppose Trump intel chief's ...→

Top White House health czar to tour Boston hospital Friday

Top White House health czar to tour Boston hospital Friday

The nation’s top health official is set to visit Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston Friday as part of the president’s “Opening Up America Again” in [...] Read full article: Top White House health czar to tour Bost...→

Despite Downward Trends, White House Tones Down Virus Approach

Despite Downward Trends, White House Tones Down Virus Approach

With coronavirus cases and hospitalizations spiking in several states, the White House Coronavirus Task Force is taking a quieter, toned-down approach to deali [...] Read full article: Despite Downward Trends, White House Ton...→

GOP senator blocked bill he supports, after request from White House

GOP senator blocked bill he supports, after request from White House

North Dakota Sen. Kevin Cramer is holding up a bipartisan China sanctions bill as administration pushes for changes. Read full article: GOP senator blocked bill he supports, af...→

Madison Cawthorn, 24, beats Trump's pick in North Carolina GOP House primary

Madison Cawthorn, 24, beats Trump's pick in North Carolina GOP House primary

House members are constitutionally required to be at least 25 years of age or older and Cawthorn will hit that milestone in August. Read full article: Madison Cawthorn, 24, beats Trump's pick...→

Bolton says GOP control of Senate 'absolutely critical' regardless of who wins White House

Bolton says GOP control of Senate 'absolutely critical' regardless of who wins White House

Former National Security Adviser John Bolton told "Special Report" Tuesday that it is "absolutely critical" that Republicans keep control of the Senate after t [...] Read full article: Bolton says GOP control of Senate 'absol...→

Senate Democrats say GOP policing bill is ‘not salvageable’ ahead of test vote

Senate Democrats say GOP policing bill is ‘not salvageable’ ahead of test vote

Three top Senate Democrats said in a letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday that Senate Republicans’ policing overhaul bill is “not salvag [...] Read full article: Senate Democrats say GOP policing bill i...→

Ruling populists set to win Serbia vote amid virus concerns

Ruling populists set to win Serbia vote amid virus concerns

Serbia's ruling populists are set to tighten their hold on power in a Sunday parliamentary vote held amid concerns over the spread of the coronavirus and a par [...] Read full article: Ruling populists set to win Serbia vote ...→

NJ Gov. Murphy snubs GOP House members asking about coronavirus nursing home policy

NJ Gov. Murphy snubs GOP House members asking about coronavirus nursing home policy

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy on Thursday opted not to answer questions posed by Republicans on the House Select Committee on the Coronavirus Crisis about his st [...] Read full article: NJ Gov. Murphy snubs GOP House members a...→

Serbs to vote amid virus concerns, political divisions

Serbs to vote amid virus concerns, political divisions

Serbia is holding a parliamentary vote this weekend that takes place amid concerns over the continuing spread of the new coronavirus and political divisions in [...] Read full article: Serbs to vote amid virus concerns, polit...→

House GOP members condemn Republican candidate who said if she were black she'd be 'proud' of Confederate statues

House GOP members condemn Republican candidate who said if she were black she'd be 'proud' of Confederate statues

Ranking House Republicans are stepping away from Georgia candidate Marjorie Taylor Greene, after a Politico report uncovered a series of Facebook videos in whi [...] Read full article: House GOP members condemn Republican can...→

GOP Aims to Retake House Majority from Nancy Pelosi's Democrats

GOP Aims to Retake House Majority from Nancy Pelosi's Democrats

The Republican Party is fielding a stronger-than-expected crop of U.S. House candidates as the GOP aims to retake the House majority. Read full article: GOP Aims to Retake House Majority from N...→

House Democrats set to vote next week on DC statehood

House Democrats set to vote next week on DC statehood

House Democrats announced Tuesday that they will hold a vote on DC statehood next week — in what likely will be the first time a chamber of Congress approves m [...] Read full article: House Democrats set to vote next week on...→

GOP Should Reconsider Vote-By-Mail, But Mitigate Risks

GOP Should Reconsider Vote-By-Mail, But Mitigate Risks

As it becomes increasingly likely that COVID-19 will impact the 2020 presidential election, Democrats and Republicans shunning prudent and bipartisan vote-by-m [...] Read full article: GOP Should Reconsider Vote-By-Mail, But ...→

House GOP accuses China, WHO of 'failure of monumental proportions' in spread of coronavirus

House GOP accuses China, WHO of 'failure of monumental proportions' in spread of coronavirus

Republicans on the House Foreign Affairs Committee issued a report Monday on the origins of the novel coronavirus, accusing China and the World Health Organiza [...] Read full article: House GOP accuses China, WHO of 'failure...→

White House eyes legal travel from Mexico as latest virus source as U.S. cases surge

White House eyes legal travel from Mexico as latest virus source as U.S. cases surge

Source tells AP coronavirus task force looking at it as one possible factor behind recent surge in U.S. COVID-19 cases. Read full article: White House eyes legal travel from Mexic...→

‘Transparency and accountability’: House GOP developing own police overhaul package

‘Transparency and accountability’: House GOP developing own police overhaul package

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy said Thursday his conference will put out their own proposal to overhaul policing — and accused Democrats of shutting Repu [...] Read full article: ‘Transparency and accountability’: House...→

GOP Pa. House Speaker Turzai Says He'll Leave Office Next Week

GOP Pa. House Speaker Turzai Says He'll Leave Office Next Week

Mike Turzai, the speaker of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, says his last day on the job will be Monday. Read full article: GOP Pa. House Speaker Turzai Says He'll ...→

House leader Hoyer says Dems aim for vote on policing bill the week of June 22

House leader Hoyer says Dems aim for vote on policing bill the week of June 22

House Majority Whip Steny Hoyer, D-Md., told reporters Tuesday that House Democrats aim to put the police reform bill that they unveiled this week on the floor [...] Read full article: House leader Hoyer says Dems aim for vot...→

Poll: GOP Sees Path to Retake House Through Democrats' Support for Defunding the Police, Socialism

Poll: GOP Sees Path to Retake House Through Democrats' Support for Defunding the Police, Socialism

The NRCC said that Republicans can gain the House majority due to Democrats' support for socialism and defunding the police. Read full article: Poll: GOP Sees Path to Retake House Thro...→

GOP senator blocked bill he supports, after request from White House

GOP senator blocked bill he supports, after request from White House

North Dakota Sen. Kevin Cramer is holding up a bipartisan China sanctions bill as administration pushes for changes. Read full article: GOP senator blocked bill he supports, af...→

Senate GOP police reform bill facing gridlock ahead of vote

Senate GOP police reform bill facing gridlock ahead of vote

With no breakthrough in sight, the Senate appears to be headed toward an impasse on police reform. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) warned on the ev [...] Read full article: Senate GOP police reform bill facing gri...→

Madison Cawthorn, 24, beats Trump's pick in North Carolina GOP House primary

Madison Cawthorn, 24, beats Trump's pick in North Carolina GOP House primary

House members are constitutionally required to be at least 25 years of age or older and Cawthorn will hit that milestone in August. Read full article: Madison Cawthorn, 24, beats Trump's pick...→

In showdown power play, most Senate Democrats will vote no if McConnell calls GOP police reform bill

In showdown power play, most Senate Democrats will vote no if McConnell calls GOP police reform bill

"I, for one, do not intend to be played," said Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., leading a charge against Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on policing legisl [...] Read full article: In showdown power play, most Senate Demo...→

Bolton says GOP control of Senate 'absolutely critical' regardless of who wins White House

Bolton says GOP control of Senate 'absolutely critical' regardless of who wins White House

Former National Security Adviser John Bolton told "Special Report" Tuesday that it is "absolutely critical" that Republicans keep control of the Senate after t [...] Read full article: Bolton says GOP control of Senate 'absol...→

Senate Democrats say GOP policing bill is ‘not salvageable’ ahead of test vote

Senate Democrats say GOP policing bill is ‘not salvageable’ ahead of test vote

Three top Senate Democrats said in a letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday that Senate Republicans’ policing overhaul bill is “not salvag [...] Read full article: Senate Democrats say GOP policing bill i...→

NRCC Chair Emmer: GOP Targeting 54 Dems, Need to Flip 17 to Retake House

NRCC Chair Emmer: GOP Targeting 54 Dems, Need to Flip 17 to Retake House

NRCC chairman Rep. Tom Emmer (R-MN) told Breitbart News exclusively that Republicans believe they can retake the House majority in November's elections. Read full article: NRCC Chair Emmer: GOP Targeting 54 Dems,...→

Ruling populists set to win Serbia vote amid virus concerns

Ruling populists set to win Serbia vote amid virus concerns

Serbia's ruling populists are set to tighten their hold on power in a Sunday parliamentary vote held amid concerns over the spread of the coronavirus and a par [...] Read full article: Ruling populists set to win Serbia vote ...→

GOP senator quotes J.K. Rowling while blocking vote on LGBTQ bill

GOP senator quotes J.K. Rowling while blocking vote on LGBTQ bill

Sen. James Lankford of Oklahoma cited the “Harry Potter” author’s recent letter, which critics called a “transphobic manifesto." Read full article: GOP senator quotes J.K. Rowling while bl...→

NJ Gov. Murphy snubs GOP House members asking about coronavirus nursing home policy

NJ Gov. Murphy snubs GOP House members asking about coronavirus nursing home policy

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy on Thursday opted not to answer questions posed by Republicans on the House Select Committee on the Coronavirus Crisis about his st [...] Read full article: NJ Gov. Murphy snubs GOP House members a...→

Rep. Brad Wenstrup: Why House GOP boycotted virtual hearing on Big Tech

Rep. Brad Wenstrup: Why House GOP boycotted virtual hearing on Big Tech

GOP members boycotted a virtual House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence (HPSCI) hearing on foreign election meddling because it was held in a facility [...] Read full article: Rep. Brad Wenstrup: Why House GOP boycot...→

Serbs to vote amid virus concerns, political divisions

Serbs to vote amid virus concerns, political divisions

Serbia is holding a parliamentary vote this weekend that takes place amid concerns over the continuing spread of the new coronavirus and political divisions in [...] Read full article: Serbs to vote amid virus concerns, polit...→

The Latest: UN seeks urgent funding for virus aid transport

UNITED NATIONS - The United Nations’ food agency says ít needs immediate funding to prevent a shutdown in late July of the global transport system that has bee [...] Read full article: The Latest: UN seeks urgent funding for ...→

House GOP members condemn Republican candidate who said if she were black she'd be 'proud' of Confederate statues

House GOP members condemn Republican candidate who said if she were black she'd be 'proud' of Confederate statues

Ranking House Republicans are stepping away from Georgia candidate Marjorie Taylor Greene, after a Politico report uncovered a series of Facebook videos in whi [...] Read full article: House GOP members condemn Republican can...→

House Republican leaders condemn GOP candidate who made racist videos

House Republican leaders condemn GOP candidate who made racist videos

The candidate, Marjorie Taylor Greene, finished first in last week's primary for an open, safe GOP seat in Georgia but still faces an August runoff for the nom [...] Read full article: House Republican leaders condemn GOP can...→

California house sales fall 41% during virus lockdown, Realtors report

California house sales fall 41% during virus lockdown, Realtors report

Transactions fell to the slowest sales pace since the Great Recession. But signs of a rebound surfaced in the more recent data. Read full article: California house sales fall 41% during v...→

GOP Aims to Retake House Majority from Nancy Pelosi's Democrats

GOP Aims to Retake House Majority from Nancy Pelosi's Democrats

The Republican Party is fielding a stronger-than-expected crop of U.S. House candidates as the GOP aims to retake the House majority. Read full article: GOP Aims to Retake House Majority from N...→

DC Statehood to Go to House Floor for Vote on June 26

DC Statehood to Go to House Floor for Vote on June 26

Legislation that would admit Washington, D.C., to the U.S. as the 51st state will be brought to the floor of the House of Representatives on June 26, U.S. Hous [...] Read full article: DC Statehood to Go to House Floor for Vo...→

House Democrats set to vote next week on DC statehood

House Democrats set to vote next week on DC statehood

House Democrats announced Tuesday that they will hold a vote on DC statehood next week — in what likely will be the first time a chamber of Congress approves m [...] Read full article: House Democrats set to vote next week on...→

House to vote on D.C. statehood next Friday

House to vote on D.C. statehood next Friday

House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer announced Tuesday that the House will vote on D.C. statehood for the first time in history next Friday. Read full article: House to vote on D.C. statehood next Fri...→

GOP Should Reconsider Vote-By-Mail, But Mitigate Risks

GOP Should Reconsider Vote-By-Mail, But Mitigate Risks

As it becomes increasingly likely that COVID-19 will impact the 2020 presidential election, Democrats and Republicans shunning prudent and bipartisan vote-by-m [...] Read full article: GOP Should Reconsider Vote-By-Mail, But ...→

Maryland Rep. Hoyer Expected to Announce House Floor Vote on DC Statehood

Maryland Rep. Hoyer Expected to Announce House Floor Vote on DC Statehood

Legislation that would admit Washington, D.C., as the 51st state is grabbing new attention following President Donald Trump’s use of federal agencies to police [...] Read full article: Maryland Rep. Hoyer Expected to Announce...→

House GOP accuses China, WHO of 'failure of monumental proportions' in spread of coronavirus

House GOP accuses China, WHO of 'failure of monumental proportions' in spread of coronavirus

Republicans on the House Foreign Affairs Committee issued a report Monday on the origins of the novel coronavirus, accusing China and the World Health Organiza [...] Read full article: House GOP accuses China, WHO of 'failure...→

Marin supervisors approve aid for some virus-infected workers

Marin supervisors approve aid for some virus-infected workers

The program offers help to low-income employees who stand to lose pay if they self-quarantine. Read full article: Marin supervisors approve aid for some v...→

White House eyes legal travel from Mexico as latest virus source as U.S. cases surge

White House eyes legal travel from Mexico as latest virus source as U.S. cases surge

Source tells AP coronavirus task force looking at it as one possible factor behind recent surge in U.S. COVID-19 cases. Read full article: White House eyes legal travel from Mexic...→

Schiff won't oppose Trump intel chief's bid to declassify more of House GOP Russia report

Schiff won't oppose Trump intel chief's bid to declassify more of House GOP Russia report

John Ratcliffe's move is the latest sign that the administration is trying to relitigate the investigations that have dogged Trump's presidency. Read full article: Schiff won't oppose Trump intel chief's ...→

‘Transparency and accountability’: House GOP developing own police overhaul package

‘Transparency and accountability’: House GOP developing own police overhaul package

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy said Thursday his conference will put out their own proposal to overhaul policing — and accused Democrats of shutting Repu [...] Read full article: ‘Transparency and accountability’: House...→

Top White House health czar to tour Boston hospital Friday

Top White House health czar to tour Boston hospital Friday

The nation’s top health official is set to visit Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston Friday as part of the president’s “Opening Up America Again” in [...] Read full article: Top White House health czar to tour Bost...→

GOP Pa. House Speaker Turzai Says He'll Leave Office Next Week

GOP Pa. House Speaker Turzai Says He'll Leave Office Next Week

Mike Turzai, the speaker of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, says his last day on the job will be Monday. Read full article: GOP Pa. House Speaker Turzai Says He'll ...→

Despite Downward Trends, White House Tones Down Virus Approach

Despite Downward Trends, White House Tones Down Virus Approach

With coronavirus cases and hospitalizations spiking in several states, the White House Coronavirus Task Force is taking a quieter, toned-down approach to deali [...] Read full article: Despite Downward Trends, White House Ton...→

House leader Hoyer says Dems aim for vote on policing bill the week of June 22

House leader Hoyer says Dems aim for vote on policing bill the week of June 22

House Majority Whip Steny Hoyer, D-Md., told reporters Tuesday that House Democrats aim to put the police reform bill that they unveiled this week on the floor [...] Read full article: House leader Hoyer says Dems aim for vot...→