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On Tuesday evening, the Senate passed a procedural vote to further to passage of a bipartisan gun control bill in the wake…

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On Sunday, members of a bipartisan senators announced they had drawn up an emerging framework for…

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Beginning Thursday, June 9, the Jan. 6 committee will host televised hearings regarding the riot that…

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The ill-fated French queen Marie Antoinette was famed for responding to complaints by her subjects on…

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On Wednesday, the United States House of Representatives passed two bills to address the baby formula shortage. However,…

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Since a leaked draft of a Supreme Court decision that would appear to overturn Roe v. Wade appeared…

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Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) has proposed a bill that would make Daylight Savings Time – which is the…

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On Wednesday morning, members of Congress gathered on Capital Hill to hear Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelenskyy as he…

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Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has pleaded with Western allies to send aid to his country in the form…

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The Capitol Police believe there is the potential for protestors from an American “Freedom Convoy” of truckers, although…

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While violence at these volatile school board meetings has been at a minimum, verbal outbursts and potential threats to board members by parents has prompted the involvement of the United States Attorney General, Merrick Garland. The Department of Justice, at the behest of Garland, released a memo that has both shocked and dismayed parents across the United States.
When studying Congress facts, we learn the entity was not established immediately after the end of the American Revolution.
A bill known as the Freedom to Vote Act earned 51 no votes and 49 yes votes. The initial the bill, called the For the People Act when it was brought to the Senate in March, was passed in the House of Congress where the Democrats retain a majority. The bill then went to the Senate. It did not pass in large part because Senate Republicans choose to filibuster it.
On Monday, West Virginia Senator Joe Manchin held a press conference where he addressed the infrastructure bill and the Biden spending bill which seem to be at a standstill on Capitol Hill.