GOP Rep. Sean Duffy of Wisconsin Resigning from Congress
  • 26 August 2019
Republican Rep. Sean Duffy, a staunch supporter of President Donald Trump who represents northern Wisconsin...
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House OKs Democrats’ Bill Blocking Trump Emergency on Wall
  • 26 February 2019
Vice President Mike Pence used a lunch with Republican senators at the Capitol to try...
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5 House Freshmen Get Seats on Panel Probing Trump’s WH
  • 28 January 2019
And the new chairman, Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., is promising serious probes that could have...
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Incoming House Members Prep for Do’s and Don’ts on the Hill
  • 13 November 2018
They are a younger generation of lawmakers — including a record number of women —...
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Have 260 Out of 535 Members of Congress Settled Sexual Assault Charges?
  • 3 October 2018
A popular Facebook message claiming that 260 members of congress had settled sexual assault charges...
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Did a Georgia Lawmaker Tweet a Photograph of Nazis on D-Day?
  • 7 June 2018
Rep. Drew Ferguson posted, and then deleted, an image with German soldiers from his Twitter...
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Is This Our Congress Hard at Work? A collage purportedly showing members of the US Congress sleeping at their desks actually shows...
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Would the Republican Tax Plan Make Employee Discounts Taxable?
  • 29 November 2017
As of November 2017, the tax reform bill would make changes to some employee benefits,...
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Did Congressman Tim Murphy Urge His Mistress to Have an Abortion?
  • 5 October 2017
Text messages presented in a news article appear to suggest Murphy asked Shannon Edwards to...
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Georgia Race Finally Heads to Voters; DC Watching Closely
  • 20 June 2017
A long-held GOP seat is being challenged by a young Democrat in a race that...
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President Trump Signs Bill Lifting Ban on ‘Predator Control’ Hunting Practices in Alaska
  • 25 May 2018
H.J. Res. 69 nullifies previously imposed federal protections for bears, wolves, and other predatory animals...
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Do Members of Congress Enjoy Free Health Care?
  • 22 July 2020
According to memes, Congressional members and staffers are offered free, no-strings-attached health care, but there's...
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