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Schiff: January 6 committee decision on criminal contempt charges for Mark Meadows could come this week

The House select committee investigating the January 6 insurrection will make a decision "this week" on whether it will refer Mark Meadows for criminal contempt charges for defying a subpoena before the Thanksgiving recess, California Rep. Adam Schiff, a member of the panel, said Sunday. → Read More

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Moderate House Republican warns McCarthy over embracing far-right members

A moderate House Republican is firing off a warning shot at House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy as he caters to his right flank in a quest for the speaker's gavel. → Read More

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Moderate House Republican warns McCarthy over embracing far-right members

A moderate House Republican is firing off a warning shot at House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy as he caters to his right flank in a quest for the speaker's gavel. → Read More

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Trailblazing Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson to retire from Congress after serving nearly 30 years

Democratic Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson of Texas announced her retirement Saturday afternoon after serving nearly 30 years in Congress, according to a statement from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. → Read More

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House Democrats pass Biden's social safety net expansion but major obstacles await in the Senate

House Democrats have voted to pass President Joe Biden's sweeping $1.9 trillion social safety net expansion legislation, a victory for the party even as the legislation faces a tough road ahead in the Senate. → Read More

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G.K. Butterfield latest Democrat to announce he will not seek reelection

Democrat Rep. G.K. Butterfield of North Carolina announced Thursday he would not seek reelection in 2022, all but blaming his decision to retire on a redrawn congressional map that made his district more competitive. → Read More

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Congress returns Monday with government funding, debt ceiling, economic bill looming

While Democratic leaders plan to take a victory lap Monday to celebrate President Joe Biden signing the bipartisan infrastructure bill, other pressing issues remain for lawmakers when they return for session this week. → Read More

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GOP congressman says threats are 'not what our democracy is about'

Physical threats to lawmakers, their staff and family are "not what our democracy is about" Michigan Rep. Fred Upton, a Republican who received a violent voicemail after voting for the bipartisan infrastructure bill, said Sunday. → Read More

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Rep. Anthony Gonzalez: 'The cold hard truth is Donald Trump led us into a ditch on January 6'

Rep. Anthony Gonzalez of Ohio, a House Republican who voted to impeach former President Donald Trump in his second impeachment trial earlier this year, repeatedly slammed Trump in an extensive sit-down interview with CNN's Jake Tapper. → Read More

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GOP Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska announces reelection bid

GOP Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska announced her bid Friday for reelection in a race that's sure to be tough for the moderate Republican who has been a strong critic of former President Donald Trump. → Read More

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Democrats place all bets on third attempt to include immigration in economic bill

Democrats are still trying to include protections for undocumented immigrants in the massive economic bill that would expand the nation's social safety net in a last-ditch effort, even if it's not exactly what they'd hoped it would be. But they still need to get buy-in from their colleagues. → Read More

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Pelosi pushes for Build Back Better vote Thursday, but key sticking points remain

House Democratic leaders have been hoping for a vote Thursday evening on President Joe Biden's sweeping social safety net plan, but key sticking points remain and as of now a vote does not appear imminent. → Read More

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Sanders: All Democrat senators need to agree on framework of economic bill before House vote

All 50 Democrats in the Senate need to agree upon the framework on the massive economic bill before the House votes on the bill this week, Senate Budget Chairman Bernie Sanders said Sunday. → Read More

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House eyes Tuesday vote on both economic bills

House Democratic leaders are pushing for votes on both the $1.2 trillion infrastructure bill and the larger $1.75 trillion economic plan as soon as Tuesday, according to three sources familiar with the matter. → Read More

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Adam Kinzinger, outspoken GOP Trump critic, won't seek reelection for US House seat

Rep. Adam Kinzinger, a Republican from Illinois who has been a strong critic of former President Donald Trump, announced in a video Friday morning he is not running for reelection. → Read More

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Biden to detail core elements of $1.75 trillion economic and climate package in effort to jumpstart action on the Hill

President Joe Biden will lay out long-awaited details of his $1.75 trillion economic and climate package to House Democrats on Thursday when he attends a caucus meeting on Capitol Hill as leaders press progressives to vote for a $1 trillion bipartisan infrastructure bill. → Read More

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Pelosi floats Democrats acting alone as 'one path' to raising debt ceiling but still hopes for bipartisanship

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Sunday suggested that the budget reconciliation process could be one way toward raising the debt ceiling in December. → Read More

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Pelosi says Democrats plan to have 'agreement' on spending bill and vote on bipartisan infrastructure bill next week

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Sunday that the "plan" is for there to be an "agreement" on a framework for the Democrats' budget reconciliation package and a vote on the bipartisan infrastructure bill next week. → Read More

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US Rep. Glenn Thompson released from Walter Reed following Covid-19 diagnosis

Rep. Glenn Thompson was released from Walter Reed National Military Medical Center on Friday evening following his positive Covid-19 diagnosis. → Read More

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Democrats struggle to overcome sticking points as they try to close social safety net deal

The prospects for reaching a tentative agreement on President Joe Biden's sweeping social safety net package by the end of the week are increasingly dire with Democrats still haggling over critical details of what to include and how to pay for the President's signature legislation. → Read More