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Putin isn't welcome in Congress, Pelosi says

38 minutes ago   |   The Washington Post

The House minority leader called the Russian leader a ‘tyrant' and said it was ‘beyond belief' that President Trump would invite him to Washington.
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Congress caves on bid to reverse Trump deal with ZTE

2 hours ago   |   NY Daily News   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - Congress is abandoning an effort to clamp down on the Chinese telecom giant ZTE in a defense bill, essentially green-lighting the Trump administration's deal to...
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In IL-6, Roskam and Casten clash over election security funding

2 hours ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - The candidates for Illinois 6th Congressional District traded barbs over election security funding and Russian interference Friday. It was an early fight in what is a...
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Facebook Sets Lobbying Record Amid Cambridge Analytica Fallout

3 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Facebook Inc. set a company record for lobbying spending in the second quarter, the period during which Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg testified before Congress and...
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Danny O'Connor On The State of His Race In Ohio: I Think We're In A Great Position To Win & Deliver Some Representation To Washington That Fights For Working People”

3 hours ago   |   FOX News

Danny O'Connor is running for U.S. Congress in Ohio's 12th district against Republican Ohio State Sen. Troy Balderson. The race in Ohio is the only special election in the...
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Lewis strikes back after comments surface from his 2012 show

3 hours ago   |   National Post

MINNEAPOLIS - U.S. Rep. Jason Lewis, a Minnesota Republican, is striking back after a comment surfaced Friday from a 2012 radio show in which he claimed black people have an...
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Pelosi Pressures Ryan Over Putin Invite to Washington

Pelosi Pressures Ryan Over Putin Invite to Washington

4 hours ago   |   Newser

A spokeswoman for House Speaker Paul Ryan says Russian President Vladimir Putin should not expect an invitation to address Congress if he visits Washington in the fall. Ryan...
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Trump's new midterm threat: A trade war smacking voters

5 hours ago   |   Politico

President Donald Trump's trade wars could become a major political drag for Republicans, with job losses and price increases piling up just as voters head to the polls in...
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Congressional Candidate Mounts Defense After Late Night at Applebee's Leads to DUI, Says Neo-Nazis Beat Him in Jail

6 hours ago   |   Newsweek   |   2 articles

Steve Foster, 61, a Democratic candidate running for U.S. Congress in Georgia's 14th District, claimed he drank only two gin and tonics-to aid his malaria-and that he was...
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Congress abandons bid to reverse Trump deal with ZTE

6 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - Congress is abandoning an effort to clamp down on the Chinese telecom giant ZTE. The move essentially green-lights the Trump administration's deal to save the...
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