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Republicans say House proxy-voting rejects Congress’ duty to tens of millions of voters nationwide

Republicans say House proxy-voting rejects Congress’ duty to tens of millions of voters nationwide

House Republicans said Wednesday that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s new proxy voting rules are a power play that disenfranchises the votes of tens of millions o [...] Read full article: Republicans say House proxy-voting rejec...→

Republicans say House proxy-voting rejects Congress’ duty to tens of millions of voters nationwide

Republicans say House proxy-voting rejects Congress’ duty to tens of millions of voters nationwide

House Republicans said Wednesday that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s new proxy voting rules are a power play that disenfranchises the votes of tens of millions o [...] Read full article: Republicans say House proxy-voting rejec...→

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...→

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 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 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...→

Pelosi’s proxy voting designed to dilute power of rank-and-file lawmakers

Pelosi’s proxy voting designed to dilute power of rank-and-file lawmakers

Congress is a gathering of people together to solve issues. That cannot and will not be accomplished in the absence of the people of Congress. Read full article: Pelosi’s proxy voting designed to dilute...→

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 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...→

Democrats ready for first-ever House proxy vote as GOP sues to stop them

Democrats ready for first-ever House proxy vote as GOP sues to stop them

“For more than 231 years, never have we seen a proxy vote on the floor of the House,” House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) told reporters Wednesday [...] Read full article: Democrats ready for first-ever House pro...→

House Republicans sue to stop Pelosi’s designated-voter plans

House Republicans sue to stop Pelosi’s designated-voter plans

House Republicans said Tuesday they'll ask a federal judge to intervene and block Speaker Nancy Pelosi's designated-voter plans, which would allow members to g [...] Read full article: House Republicans sue to stop Pelosi’s d...→

House Republicans file lawsuit against Nancy Pelosi to end proxy voting

House Republicans file lawsuit against Nancy Pelosi to end proxy voting

The lawsuit alleges that the proxy vote legislation passed by the House earlier this month is unconstitutional and sets a dangerous precedent. Read full article: House Republicans file lawsuit against N...→

House Republicans sue Pelosi to stop proxy voting during coronavirus crisis: 'dereliction of our duty'

House Republicans sue Pelosi to stop proxy voting during coronavirus crisis: 'dereliction of our duty'

House Republicans sue Pelosi in bid to stop proxy voting during coronavirus pandemic House Republicans filed a lawsuit Tuesday against Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D- [...] Read full article: House Republicans sue Pelosi to stop pro...→

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 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...→

Republicans Fear Trump’s Criticism of Mail Voting Will Hurt Them

Republicans Fear Trump’s Criticism of Mail Voting Will Hurt Them

Officials and strategists warned that if a wide partisan gap over mail voting continues in November, Republicans could be at a disadvantage. Read full article: Republicans Fear Trump’s Criticism of Ma...→

White House says officials will only testify before Congress in person

White House says officials will only testify before Congress in person

Democrats said the new policy was the White House's latest effort to avoid congressional oversight and scrutiny of the coronavirus response. Read full article: White House says officials will only tes...→

McCarthy on 'Proxy Voting': Pelosi 'Taking a Crisis as an Opportunity to Secure More Power for Herself'

McCarthy on 'Proxy Voting': Pelosi 'Taking a Crisis as an Opportunity to Secure More Power for Herself'

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) sounded off on House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and congressional Democrats for utilizing "proxy voting" amid the [...] Read full article: McCarthy on 'Proxy Voting': Pelosi 'Taki...→

'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...→

McCarthy: Congressional Proxy Voting 'Endangering the Constitution to Ensure Pelosi Has More Power

McCarthy: Congressional Proxy Voting 'Endangering the Constitution to Ensure Pelosi Has More Power

As the country grapples with the coronavirus pandemic, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) has proceeded with a change to House rules that will allow for so-call [...] Read full article: McCarthy: Congressional Proxy Voting 'En...→

Trump urges House Republicans to vote against FISA renewal

Trump urges House Republicans to vote against FISA renewal

President Trump late Tuesday urged House Republicans to vote against the reauthorization of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, saying Congress should n [...] Read full article: Trump urges House Republicans to vote ag...→

Kevin McCarthy: Proxy voting rules ‘endangering the Constitution’ to empower Pelosi

Kevin McCarthy: Proxy voting rules ‘endangering the Constitution’ to empower Pelosi

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy on Wednesday said the House’s new rules on proxy voting are meant to shore up power for Speaker Nancy Pelosi, a day after [...] Read full article: Kevin McCarthy: Proxy voting rules ‘enda...→

House GOP Sues Nancy Pelosi over Proxy Voting Scheme

House GOP Sues Nancy Pelosi over Proxy Voting Scheme

Kevin McCarthy, 20 GOP lawmakers, and four congressional constituents have filed a lawsuit against Nancy Pelosi's proxy voting scheme. Read full article: House GOP Sues Nancy Pelosi over Proxy V...→

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 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 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...→

Appeals court rejects Democrats’ push to expand mail voting in Texas

Appeals court rejects Democrats’ push to expand mail voting in Texas

A federal appeals court shot down a push to expand mail-in voting in Texas during coronavirus, erasing a lower court ruling, eviscerating the judge for a shodd [...] Read full article: Appeals court rejects Democrats’ push to...→

Judge delays ruling on Pelosi’s proxy-voting rules

Judge delays ruling on Pelosi’s proxy-voting rules

A federal judge signaled Monday he’s in no hurry to rule on whether the House’s new rules allowing lawmakers to skip votes but pick a designated voter to speak [...] Read full article: Judge delays ruling on Pelosi’s proxy-vo...→

Kevin McCarthy slams Democrats on first day of proxy voting: 'NOT what the Founders had in mind'

Kevin McCarthy slams Democrats on first day of proxy voting: 'NOT what the Founders had in mind'

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., on Wednesday decried Democrats on the first day of proxy voting in the House of Representatives. Read full article: Kevin McCarthy slams Democrats on first ...→

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 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 Oversight Republicans threaten to boycott 'quasi-hearings,' say committee not complying with remote business rules

House Oversight Republicans threaten to boycott 'quasi-hearings,' say committee not complying with remote business rules

EXCLUSIVE: Republicans on the House Oversight Committee sent a letter to committee Chairwoman Rep. Carolyn Maloney., D-N.Y., on Wednesday threatening to boycot [...] Read full article: House Oversight Republicans threaten to ...→

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...→

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 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 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 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...→

Judge delays ruling on Pelosi’s proxy-voting rules

Judge delays ruling on Pelosi’s proxy-voting rules

A federal judge signaled Monday he’s in no hurry to rule on whether the House’s new rules allowing lawmakers to skip votes but pick a designated voter to speak [...] Read full article: Judge delays ruling on Pelosi’s proxy-vo...→

White House says officials will only testify before Congress in person

White House says officials will only testify before Congress in person

Democrats said the new policy was the White House's latest effort to avoid congressional oversight and scrutiny of the coronavirus response. Read full article: White House says officials will only tes...→

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 ...→

Kevin McCarthy slams Democrats on first day of proxy voting: 'NOT what the Founders had in mind'

Kevin McCarthy slams Democrats on first day of proxy voting: 'NOT what the Founders had in mind'

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., on Wednesday decried Democrats on the first day of proxy voting in the House of Representatives. Read full article: Kevin McCarthy slams Democrats on first ...→

'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...→

Democrats ready for first-ever House proxy vote as GOP sues to stop them

Democrats ready for first-ever House proxy vote as GOP sues to stop them

“For more than 231 years, never have we seen a proxy vote on the floor of the House,” House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) told reporters Wednesday [...] Read full article: Democrats ready for first-ever House pro...→

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...→

Trump urges House Republicans to vote against FISA renewal

Trump urges House Republicans to vote against FISA renewal

President Trump late Tuesday urged House Republicans to vote against the reauthorization of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, saying Congress should n [...] Read full article: Trump urges House Republicans to vote ag...→

House Republicans file lawsuit against Nancy Pelosi to end proxy voting

House Republicans file lawsuit against Nancy Pelosi to end proxy voting

The lawsuit alleges that the proxy vote legislation passed by the House earlier this month is unconstitutional and sets a dangerous precedent. Read full article: House Republicans file lawsuit against N...→

House GOP Sues Nancy Pelosi over Proxy Voting Scheme

House GOP Sues Nancy Pelosi over Proxy Voting Scheme

Kevin McCarthy, 20 GOP lawmakers, and four congressional constituents have filed a lawsuit against Nancy Pelosi's proxy voting scheme. Read full article: House GOP Sues Nancy Pelosi over Proxy V...→

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 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 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...→

Appeals court rejects Democrats’ push to expand mail voting in Texas

Appeals court rejects Democrats’ push to expand mail voting in Texas

A federal appeals court shot down a push to expand mail-in voting in Texas during coronavirus, erasing a lower court ruling, eviscerating the judge for a shodd [...] Read full article: Appeals court rejects Democrats’ push to...→

Republicans Fear Trump’s Criticism of Mail Voting Will Hurt Them

Republicans Fear Trump’s Criticism of Mail Voting Will Hurt Them

Officials and strategists warned that if a wide partisan gap over mail voting continues in November, Republicans could be at a disadvantage. Read full article: Republicans Fear Trump’s Criticism of Ma...→

Pelosi’s proxy voting designed to dilute power of rank-and-file lawmakers

Pelosi’s proxy voting designed to dilute power of rank-and-file lawmakers

Congress is a gathering of people together to solve issues. That cannot and will not be accomplished in the absence of the people of Congress. Read full article: Pelosi’s proxy voting designed to dilute...→

McCarthy on 'Proxy Voting': Pelosi 'Taking a Crisis as an Opportunity to Secure More Power for Herself'

McCarthy on 'Proxy Voting': Pelosi 'Taking a Crisis as an Opportunity to Secure More Power for Herself'

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) sounded off on House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and congressional Democrats for utilizing "proxy voting" amid the [...] Read full article: McCarthy on 'Proxy Voting': Pelosi 'Taki...→

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...→

McCarthy: Congressional Proxy Voting 'Endangering the Constitution to Ensure Pelosi Has More Power

McCarthy: Congressional Proxy Voting 'Endangering the Constitution to Ensure Pelosi Has More Power

As the country grapples with the coronavirus pandemic, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) has proceeded with a change to House rules that will allow for so-call [...] Read full article: McCarthy: Congressional Proxy Voting 'En...→

House Republicans sue to stop Pelosi’s designated-voter plans

House Republicans sue to stop Pelosi’s designated-voter plans

House Republicans said Tuesday they'll ask a federal judge to intervene and block Speaker Nancy Pelosi's designated-voter plans, which would allow members to g [...] Read full article: House Republicans sue to stop Pelosi’s d...→

House Oversight Republicans threaten to boycott 'quasi-hearings,' say committee not complying with remote business rules

House Oversight Republicans threaten to boycott 'quasi-hearings,' say committee not complying with remote business rules

EXCLUSIVE: Republicans on the House Oversight Committee sent a letter to committee Chairwoman Rep. Carolyn Maloney., D-N.Y., on Wednesday threatening to boycot [...] Read full article: House Oversight Republicans threaten to ...→

Kevin McCarthy: Proxy voting rules ‘endangering the Constitution’ to empower Pelosi

Kevin McCarthy: Proxy voting rules ‘endangering the Constitution’ to empower Pelosi

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy on Wednesday said the House’s new rules on proxy voting are meant to shore up power for Speaker Nancy Pelosi, a day after [...] Read full article: Kevin McCarthy: Proxy voting rules ‘enda...→

House Republicans sue Pelosi to stop proxy voting during coronavirus crisis: 'dereliction of our duty'

House Republicans sue Pelosi to stop proxy voting during coronavirus crisis: 'dereliction of our duty'

House Republicans sue Pelosi in bid to stop proxy voting during coronavirus pandemic House Republicans filed a lawsuit Tuesday against Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D- [...] Read full article: House Republicans sue Pelosi to stop pro...→

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...→

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...→

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 ...→

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 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...→

Appeals court rejects Democrats’ push to expand mail voting in Texas

Appeals court rejects Democrats’ push to expand mail voting in Texas

A federal appeals court shot down a push to expand mail-in voting in Texas during coronavirus, erasing a lower court ruling, eviscerating the judge for a shodd [...] Read full article: Appeals court rejects Democrats’ push to...→

Republicans Fear Trump’s Criticism of Mail Voting Will Hurt Them

Republicans Fear Trump’s Criticism of Mail Voting Will Hurt Them

Officials and strategists warned that if a wide partisan gap over mail voting continues in November, Republicans could be at a disadvantage. Read full article: Republicans Fear Trump’s Criticism of Ma...→

Judge delays ruling on Pelosi’s proxy-voting rules

Judge delays ruling on Pelosi’s proxy-voting rules

A federal judge signaled Monday he’s in no hurry to rule on whether the House’s new rules allowing lawmakers to skip votes but pick a designated voter to speak [...] Read full article: Judge delays ruling on Pelosi’s proxy-vo...→

Pelosi’s proxy voting designed to dilute power of rank-and-file lawmakers

Pelosi’s proxy voting designed to dilute power of rank-and-file lawmakers

Congress is a gathering of people together to solve issues. That cannot and will not be accomplished in the absence of the people of Congress. Read full article: Pelosi’s proxy voting designed to dilute...→

White House says officials will only testify before Congress in person

White House says officials will only testify before Congress in person

Democrats said the new policy was the White House's latest effort to avoid congressional oversight and scrutiny of the coronavirus response. Read full article: White House says officials will only tes...→

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 ...→

McCarthy on 'Proxy Voting': Pelosi 'Taking a Crisis as an Opportunity to Secure More Power for Herself'

McCarthy on 'Proxy Voting': Pelosi 'Taking a Crisis as an Opportunity to Secure More Power for Herself'

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) sounded off on House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and congressional Democrats for utilizing "proxy voting" amid the [...] Read full article: McCarthy on 'Proxy Voting': Pelosi 'Taki...→

Kevin McCarthy slams Democrats on first day of proxy voting: 'NOT what the Founders had in mind'

Kevin McCarthy slams Democrats on first day of proxy voting: 'NOT what the Founders had in mind'

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., on Wednesday decried Democrats on the first day of proxy voting in the House of Representatives. Read full article: Kevin McCarthy slams Democrats on first ...→

'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...→

Democrats ready for first-ever House proxy vote as GOP sues to stop them

Democrats ready for first-ever House proxy vote as GOP sues to stop them

“For more than 231 years, never have we seen a proxy vote on the floor of the House,” House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) told reporters Wednesday [...] Read full article: Democrats ready for first-ever House pro...→

McCarthy: Congressional Proxy Voting 'Endangering the Constitution to Ensure Pelosi Has More Power

McCarthy: Congressional Proxy Voting 'Endangering the Constitution to Ensure Pelosi Has More Power

As the country grapples with the coronavirus pandemic, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) has proceeded with a change to House rules that will allow for so-call [...] Read full article: McCarthy: Congressional Proxy Voting 'En...→

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 sue to stop Pelosi’s designated-voter plans

House Republicans sue to stop Pelosi’s designated-voter plans

House Republicans said Tuesday they'll ask a federal judge to intervene and block Speaker Nancy Pelosi's designated-voter plans, which would allow members to g [...] Read full article: House Republicans sue to stop Pelosi’s d...→

Trump urges House Republicans to vote against FISA renewal

Trump urges House Republicans to vote against FISA renewal

President Trump late Tuesday urged House Republicans to vote against the reauthorization of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, saying Congress should n [...] Read full article: Trump urges House Republicans to vote ag...→

House Oversight Republicans threaten to boycott 'quasi-hearings,' say committee not complying with remote business rules

House Oversight Republicans threaten to boycott 'quasi-hearings,' say committee not complying with remote business rules

EXCLUSIVE: Republicans on the House Oversight Committee sent a letter to committee Chairwoman Rep. Carolyn Maloney., D-N.Y., on Wednesday threatening to boycot [...] Read full article: House Oversight Republicans threaten to ...→

House Republicans file lawsuit against Nancy Pelosi to end proxy voting

House Republicans file lawsuit against Nancy Pelosi to end proxy voting

The lawsuit alleges that the proxy vote legislation passed by the House earlier this month is unconstitutional and sets a dangerous precedent. Read full article: House Republicans file lawsuit against N...→

Kevin McCarthy: Proxy voting rules ‘endangering the Constitution’ to empower Pelosi

Kevin McCarthy: Proxy voting rules ‘endangering the Constitution’ to empower Pelosi

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy on Wednesday said the House’s new rules on proxy voting are meant to shore up power for Speaker Nancy Pelosi, a day after [...] Read full article: Kevin McCarthy: Proxy voting rules ‘enda...→

House Republicans sue Pelosi to stop proxy voting during coronavirus crisis: 'dereliction of our duty'

House Republicans sue Pelosi to stop proxy voting during coronavirus crisis: 'dereliction of our duty'

House Republicans sue Pelosi in bid to stop proxy voting during coronavirus pandemic House Republicans filed a lawsuit Tuesday against Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D- [...] Read full article: House Republicans sue Pelosi to stop pro...→

House GOP Sues Nancy Pelosi over Proxy Voting Scheme

House GOP Sues Nancy Pelosi over Proxy Voting Scheme

Kevin McCarthy, 20 GOP lawmakers, and four congressional constituents have filed a lawsuit against Nancy Pelosi's proxy voting scheme. Read full article: House GOP Sues Nancy Pelosi over Proxy V...→