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Paul Pelosi, husband of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, attacked with hammer at home

Paul Pelosi, the husband of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, was attacked with a hammer at the couple's home in San Francisco by a male assailant early Friday morning, law enforcement sources tell CNN. → Read More

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Paul Pelosi, husband of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, attacked with hammer at home

Paul Pelosi, the husband of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, was attacked with a hammer at the couple's home in San Francisco by a male assailant early Friday morning, law enforcement sources tell CNN. → Read More

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New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez under federal investigation again

Sen. Bob Menendez is facing a new federal investigation after a jury failed to reach a verdict in his 2017 trial for corruption, an adviser to the New Jersey Democrat said in a statement Wednesday. → Read More

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Democrats predict an 'extremely busy' lame duck. Here's what's on the agenda

A packed legislative to-do list awaits Congress when it returns to session after the midterms -- and Democrats, who currently control both chambers, will face a ticking clock to enact key priorities if Republicans win back the House or manage to flip the Senate in the upcoming elections. → Read More

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Democrats predict an 'extremely busy' lame duck. Here's what's on the agenda

A packed legislative to-do list awaits Congress when it returns to session after the midterms -- and Democrats, who currently control both chambers, will face a ticking clock to enact key priorities if Republicans win back the House or manage to flip the Senate in the upcoming elections. → Read More

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Nebraska Republican Ben Sasse to resign his Senate seat to become University of Florida president, source tells

Sen. Ben Sasse of Nebraska, a prominent voice in the Republican Party who voted to convict former President Donald Trump in his second impeachment trial, plans to resign from the Senate by the end of the year to take a job as the president of the University of Florida, according to a source familiar with the deliberations. → Read More

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Government shutdown averted as Biden signs funding bill

The House of Representatives voted on Friday to approve a stopgap bill to fund the government through December 16, averting a shutdown just hours ahead of a midnight deadline when funding was set to expire. President Joe Biden signed the bill Friday afternoon. → Read More

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Senate approves government funding extension to avert shutdown

The Senate voted on Thursday to approve a short-term government funding extension that would prevent a shutdown at the end of the week. The bill was approved on a bipartisan basis with a vote of 72 to 25. → Read More

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Senate panel deadlocks on archivist nominee in party-line vote

President Joe Biden's nominee to run the National Archives, who came under GOP scrutiny after the FBI's search for government records at former President Donald Trump's Florida home, deadlocked in a party-line committee vote Wednesday. → Read More

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Congress again races to avoid shutdown as key vote at risk of failing

The Senate is slated to take a key vote Tuesday to take up government funding that is at risk of failing over a deal cut by West Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin that has come under sharp criticism from Republicans and liberals -- pushback that could be enough to sink the vote and push Congress to the brink of a shutdown. → Read More

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House moves ahead on policing legislation amid internal Democratic conflict

House Democrats are moving ahead with consideration of a package of policing and public safety bills -- narrowly voting to open debate after a hold-up of several hours on Thursday as leadership faced issues locking in support to pass the legislation. → Read More

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Senate to punt on same-sex marriage vote until after midterms as GOP asks for more time

The Senate will punt on a vote over same-sex marriage legislation until after the November midterm elections as negotiators ask for more time to lock down support -- a move that could make it more likely the bill will ultimately pass the chamber. → Read More

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3 things to watch as the House returns to Washington

The House of Representatives will return to work in Washington this week following the August recess with a government shutdown deadline looming at the end of the month and the midterms -- where a major fight is underway for control of the chamber -- fast approaching in November. → Read More

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Schumer promises Senate vote on same-sex marriage bill 'in the coming weeks'

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer said on Wednesday that he intends to hold a vote on a bill to codify same-sex marriage into federal law "in the coming weeks," and hopes there will be enough Republican support to pass it. → Read More

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House passes Democrats' health care and climate bill, clearing measure for Biden's signature

The House of Representatives voted Friday to pass Democrats' $750 billion health care, energy and climate bill, in a significant victory for President Joe Biden and his party. → Read More

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Senate passes Democrats' sweeping health care and climate bill

The Senate is continuing to work Sunday on a series of amendment votes but faced new drama early afternoon as Democrats look to pass their sweeping climate, health care and tax package. → Read More

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Senate advances bill to boost US semiconductor production in key vote

The Senate took a key vote on Tuesday to advance a long-awaited bill aimed at boosting US semiconductor production in a bid to increase American competitiveness. The vote was 64 to 32. → Read More

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House to vote on bill to protect same-sex marriage in effort to counter Supreme Court

The Democrat-led House of Representatives will vote to pass a bill on Tuesday that would enshrine protections for same-sex marriage into federal law. → Read More

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Joe Manchin is key to Biden's agenda. Here's why he has so much influence.

Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia is a key vote crucial to President Joe Biden's agenda with Capitol Hill bitterly divided along partisan lines. → Read More

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House to vote on bills to protect access to abortion after Roe v. Wade overturned

The Democrat-led House of Representatives is expected to vote on Friday to pass a pair of bills aimed at protecting access to abortion at the federal level in the wake of the Supreme Court's momentous decision to overturn Roe v. Wade. → Read More