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{FD} Feds seek prison time for Anthony Weiner in sexting case

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Federal prosecutors say former congressman Anthony Weiner should go to prison for about two years for engaging in sexting with a 15-year-old girl. Continue reading

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{FD} Democratic congressmen arrested in protests outside Trump Tower

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Three Democratic congressmen were arrested outside Trump Tower after protesting the president’s immigration policies in New York City on Tuesday. Continue reading

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{FD} Trump’s dalliances with Hill Dems? It’s all in the numbers

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Numbers are an immutable constant on Capitol Hill, like how many lawmakers vote yea or nay on an issue. And they help explain President Trump’s recent dalliances with Democrats on immigration and fiscal policies including the recent deal to avoid a government shutdown. Continue reading

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{FD} Liz Cheney: Cut off Harvard’s federal funding over Chelsea Manning appointment

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Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney says the U.S. government should withhold taxpayer money for Harvard after the university named U.S. Army soldier-turned-convicted felon Chelsea Manning a visiting fellow. Continue reading

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{FD} Longtime Trump ally Roger Stone to appear before House intel panel

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A longtime adviser to President Donald Trump says he will appear before the House intelligence committee on Sept. 26. Continue reading

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{FD} Congress struggles to explain to voters combo vote to spend billions more, raise debt ceiling

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Washington has a spending problem. It also has an “explaining problem.” Continue reading

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{FD} Trump strikes ‘deal’ with Dems on Harvey aid and debt limit, over Ryan’s objections

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President Trump struck a deal Wednesday with Democratic leaders to raise the federal debt ceiling and fund the government for the next three months while also providing Hurricane Harvey relief money — hours after House Speaker Paul Ryan blasted such a plan as “unworkable” and “disgraceful.” Continue reading

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{FD} House passes bill to speed deployment of self-driving cars

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WASHINGTON — The House has passed a bill to speed the introduction of self-driving cars by giving the federal government authority to exempt automakers from safety standards not applicable to the technology. Continue reading

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{FD} Susan Rice meets with House intel committee on Capitol Hill

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Former national security adviser Susan Rice is meeting privately Wednesday with the House Intelligence Committee, Fox News has learned, in the latest Capitol Hill session involving an Obama administration official. Continue reading

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{FD} Ryan says Dems risking Harvey aid with ‘disgraceful’ debt ploy, as House prepares to vote

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House Speaker Paul Ryan accused congressional Democrats Wednesday of playing “politics” with a “disgraceful” bid to tie Harvey aid to a short-term increase in the debt ceiling, warning the move could put the storm aid at risk. Continue reading

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{FD} Ryan says Dems risking Harvey aid with ‘disgraceful’ debt ploy; House OKs initial bill

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House Speaker Paul Ryan accused congressional Democrats on Wednesday of playing “politics” with a “disgraceful” bid to tie Harvey aid to a short-term increase in the debt ceiling, warning the move could put the storm aid at risk. Continue reading

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{FD} Congress returns in likely need of bipartisanship, touting previous wins for vets, kids with cancer

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Congress so far this session has passed 55 bills that have been signed into law, including dozens with bipartisan support, from sanctioning North Korea to reauthorizing the FDA, which allows the agency to continue to collect outside funding for medical… Continue reading

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{FD} Hill GOP conservatives not backing Trump plan to tie Harvey money to debt ceiling vote

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Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin’s weekend call for Congress to tie its upcoming vote on increasing the federal debt limit to approving billions for Hurricane Harvey relief is getting support from congressional Democrats but apparent little backing from Republicans. Continue reading

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{FD} Trump plan to tie Harvey money to debt ceiling vote gets Dems support, quiet GOP response

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Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin’s weekend call for Congress to tie its upcoming vote on increasing the federal debt limit to approving billions for Hurricane Harvey relief is getting support from congressional Democrats but apparent little backing from Republicans. Continue reading

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{FD} Trump plan to tie Harvey money to debt ceiling vote gets Dems support, skepticism from GOP conservatives

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Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin’s weekend call for Congress to tie its upcoming vote on increasing the federal debt limit to approving billions for Hurricane Harvey relief is getting support from congressional Democrats but apparent little backing from Republicans. Continue reading

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{FD} Harvey flooding traps GOP Rep. Babin in his Texas home

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Republican Rep. Brian Babin said Wednesday that flood waters from Hurricane Harvey have “trapped” him and his family inside their southeast Texas home. Continue reading

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{FD} Need for Harvey recovery money could complicate Congress’ hectic September

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The possible need to give hurricane relief funds to Texas could be an X-factor for Congress as it hustles to pass spending bills before October and avoid a government shutdown — and the kind of political struggles that Republicans faced with 2012’s Superstorm Sandy. Continue reading

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{FD} Gowdy, Mulvaney exchange zingers over congressman’s many hairstyles

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Things got a little hairy between Mick Mulvaney and Trey Gowdy on Tuesday. Continue reading

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{FD} Republicans dig deeper after Postal Service cited for workers’ Clinton campaign aid

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Republican lawmakers are casting a wider net in their search for wrongdoing at federal agencies in past election cycles, after learning the Postal Service violated the law by allowing employees to do union-funded work for Hillary Clinton’s campaign while on leave. Continue reading

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{FD} Gianforte ordered photographed, fingerprinted for assault of reporter

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Republican Montana Rep. Greg Gianforte has been ordered to be photographed and fingerprinted for assaulting a reporter in May — opening the door for the congressman’s mug shot to be plastered in opponents’ campaign ads in next year’s election. Continue reading

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{FD} Indiana congressman’s 8-page chauffeur memo revealed

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Prepare a cup of black coffee, make sure his toiletries are organized, have a camera charged and clean the car of any garbage — these are all things an aide must do before picking up Indiana Rep. Todd Rokita from his home each day. Continue reading

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{FD} Pelosi’s support of Trump sanction could give Dem big lever on pending legislation

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Expect Democrats to insist that Republicans consider some resolution to rebuke Trump in exchange for their votes to avoid a government shutdown and lift the debt limit. Continue reading

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{FD} Pelosi’s support of Trump sanction could give Dems big lever on pending legislation

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Expect Democrats to insist that Republicans consider some resolution to rebuke Trump in exchange for their votes to avoid a government shutdown and lift the debt limit. Continue reading

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{FD} Democratic congressman arrested outside White House during rally for illegal immigrants

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Rep. Luis Gutierrez was arrested outside the White House on Tuesday during a rally demonstrating support for the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. Continue reading

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