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DevinNunes-120817.jpg A House Ethics Committee investigation has cleared House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes, R-Calif., of accusations of disclosing classified information. The investigation had led Nunes to step aside from leading a probe into alleged Russian meddling in last year's elections.

TrentFranks-120817.jpg Congressman Trent Franks, R-Ariz., announced Thursday he will step down at the end of January after the House Ethics Committee launched an investigation of the conservative lawmaker. A statement from the House Ethics Committee said it would investigate whether Franks engaged in conduct that constitutes...

capitol-120817.jpg With a Friday deadline looming, lawmakers in the House and Senate voted Thursday to approve a short-term spending bill to avoid a government shutdown. The legislation extends government funding until December 22nd, giving lawmakers time to negotiate a longer-term spending bill.

Alfranken-120717.jpg Senator Al Franken, D-Minn., announced Thursday he will step down in the coming weeks amid allegations of sexual misconduct by several women. The announcement by Franken comes after a number of his Democratic colleagues called for his resignation over the allegations.

Capitol-120717.jpg An attempt to impeach President Donald Trump was overwhelmingly rejected by members of the House on Wednesday in a bipartisan vote. The House voted 364 to 58 in favor of tabling the articles of impeachment introduced by Democratic Congressman Al Green, D-Tex.

capitol-120617.jpg A majority of voters disapprove of the Republican tax reform plan, according to the results of a Quinnipiac University national poll released on Tuesday. Fifty-three percent of voters said they disapprove of the GOP's tax plan, while 29 percent approve. Another 18 percent are undecided. Quinnipiac...

chuckschumer-120517.jpg Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., announced Monday they have accepted President Donald Trump's invitation to meet with him and Republican leaders on Thursday to discuss the year-end agenda. The decision to meet with Trump comes after Schumer...

capitol-Building-113017.jpg Senate Republicans narrowly approved a massive tax reform bill early Saturday morning after GOP leaders managed to win over several reluctant lawmakers with changes to the legislation. The Senate voted 51 to 49 in favor of the bill known as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, with the vote largely coming down along party lines.

Mitch-McConnell-120117.jpg After initially being forced a delay a vote on a massive tax reform bill, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ken., declared Friday that GOP leaders have been successful in winning over enough reluctant lawmakers to pass the legislation. "We have the votes," McConnell told reporters.

JosephCrowley-120117.jpg A member of the House Democratic leadership has called on both Senator Al Franken, D-Minn., and Congressman John Conyers, D-Mich., to resign over allegations of sexual misconduct. Congressman Joe Crowley, D-N.Y., the chairman of the House Democratic Caucus, made the call in an interview with Politico. "In...

JoeBarton-113017.jpg Longtime Congressman Joe Barton, R-Tex., announced Thursday he will not seek re-election in 2018 after sexual images and messages he shared during extramarital relationships surfaced online. Barton released a statement confirming the news after initially revealing his decision in an interview with...

JohnMcCain-113017.jpg In the latest sign Senate Republicans will be able to pass their massive tax reform bill, Senator John McCain, R-Ariz., announced his support for the legislation on Thursday. McCain, one of the last remaining Republican holdouts, acknowledged the bill is far from perfect but argued it would "enhance...

JohnConyers-pelosi-113017.jpg After initially resisting the idea, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., has called on longtime Congressman John Conyers, D-Mich., to resign over allegations of sexual harassment. Pelosi suggested in remarks to reporters on Thursday that the situation had changed since she said Conyers deserves...

capitol-Building-113017.jpg Senate Republicans have cleared a key procedural hurdle on their path to passing a major tax reform bill, voting in favor of a motion to begin formal debate on the legislation. The Senate voted 52 to 48 in favor of the procedural motion on Wednesday, with the vote coming down strictly along party lines.

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