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Senate to vote to confirm FAA nominee Wednesday - 24 Jul 2019 at 1:11am - The U.S. Senate is set to vote on Wednesday to confirm a former airline executive to head the Federal Aviation Administration.

Mueller to testify at hearings with high stakes for Trump, Democrats - 24 Jul 2019 at 1:09am - Former U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller testifies to Congress on Wednesday at a pair of televised hearings that carry high stakes for President Donald Trump and Democrats who are split between impeaching him or moving on to the 2020 election.

Trump at odds with Senate GOP over sanctioning Turkey for purchase of Russian... - 24 Jul 2019 at 12:49am - The president appeared to favor negotiations, instead of imposing mandatory sanctions on Turkey for purchasing the Russian-made weapons.

Mueller makes last minute ask to swear in deputy for hearing - 24 Jul 2019 at 12:26am - Special counsel Robert Mueller made a last-minute request to have his deputy sworn in for Wednesday's House Judiciary Committee hearing in case he needed to answer any questions the special counsel could not fully answer himself, according to a source familiar with the matter.

Trump sues to prevent the release of his tax returns - 24 Jul 2019 at 12:20am - President Donald Trump has filed suit in federal court in Washington, DC, against the House Ways and Means Committee, the New York state attorney general and the New York tax commissioner to prevent the disclosure of his tax returns.

House Democrats unveil more 'realistic' climate change plan - 24 Jul 2019 at 12:15am - A group of U.S. House Democrats on Tuesday unveiled a climate change plan they said featured a "more realistic" goal to cut carbon emissions to net zero by 2050 rather than by 2030 as envisioned under the Green New Deal introduced early this year.

U.S. coal miners discouraged by black lung meeting with McConnell - 24 Jul 2019 at 12:11am - A group of coal miners afflicted with black lung disease met with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday as part of an effort to convince lawmakers to restore a higher excise tax on coal companies to help fund their medical care, but several said the meeting left them discouraged.

House passes resolution condemning global boycott targeting Israel - 23 Jul 2019 at 10:48pm - The vote comes after months of turmoil centering on Reps. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) and Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.), two Muslim freshmen who have stood accused of anti-Semitism.

Jerry Nadler, Jim Jordan and other lawmakers who could define the Mueller hea... - 23 Jul 2019 at 10:37pm - Former special counsel Robert Mueller, responsible for investigating Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, is set to testify publicly at two separate hearings before the House Judiciary and Intelligence committees.

A US-born citizen who was in immigration detention for three weeks has been r... - 23 Jul 2019 at 10:35pm - A high school student who was born in the United States and is a US citizen was released from ICE custody on Tuesday after spending three weeks behind bars, his lawyer told CNN.

Who voted 'no' on the House resolution opposing Israel boycott movement - 23 Jul 2019 at 10:11pm - The US House of Representatives voted 398-17 Tuesday to voted to pass a non-binding resolution that opposes the boycott movement against Israel.

Former lobbyist Esper sworn in as Pentagon chief - 23 Jul 2019 at 10:08pm - Army Secretary Mark Esper was sworn in as U.S. secretary of defense on Tuesday, hours after being confirmed by the Senate in a strong bipartisan vote that ended the longest period by far the Pentagon had been without a permanent top official.

Who?s in charge? Many months of acting Cabinet secretaries. - 23 Jul 2019 at 10:04pm - The Department of Defense will finally have a confirmed secretary after more than seven months with acting positions at the top. The situation is far from being an isolated case. Acting heads of Cabinet-level positions have become common under President Trump.

Environmental activists superglue themselves to the U.S. Capitol walls in cal... - 23 Jul 2019 at 9:57pm - The protesters were demanding a vote on legislation that would declare a climate emergency.

U.S. jury convicts business partner of ex-Trump adviser of secretly lobbying ... - 23 Jul 2019 at 9:52pm - A jury on Tuesday convicted Bijan Rafiekian, who was the business partner of U.S. President Donald Trump's disgraced former national security adviser Michael Flynn, on charges of secretly lobbying for Turkey.

Mueller?s longtime aide to counsel him at House committee hearing - 23 Jul 2019 at 9:52pm - Democrats turned down a request for Aaron Zebley to testify.

Timeline: Big moments in Mueller investigation of Russian meddling in 2016 U.... - 23 Jul 2019 at 9:47pm - Here is a timeline of significant developments in Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russia's role in the 2016 U.S. presidential election and contacts between President Donald Trump's campaign and Moscow.

Senior lawmaker rejects Justice Department limits on Mueller testimony - 23 Jul 2019 at 9:47pm - A day before Robert Mueller's eagerly anticipated congressional testimony, a senior Democratic U.S. lawmaker on Tuesday accused President Donald Trump's Justice Department of arrogance in instructing the former special counsel to limit the scope of his remarks and said it lacked the authority for such a directive.

While bemoaning Mueller probe, Trump falsely says the Constitution gives him ... - 23 Jul 2019 at 9:46pm - Trump was discussing the Mueller probe and Article II of the Constitution with teens and young adults at the Turning Point USA Teen Student Action Summit in Washington.

North Carolina 'bathroom bill' settlement approved - 23 Jul 2019 at 9:27pm - Transgender people in North Carolina can use any public restroom in state-run buildings that conforms with their gender identity under a U.S. court settlement approved on Tuesday, in the latest turn of a long-running dispute that divided the state.

Trump sues to block House panel from getting his state tax returns - 23 Jul 2019 at 9:25pm - President Donald Trump on Tuesday sued to block a U.S. House of Representatives committee from obtaining his New York state tax returns, with his lawyer accusing the Democratic-controlled panel of "presidential harassment."

Some Democrats now regret calling on Franken to resign amid sexual misconduct... - 23 Jul 2019 at 9:02pm - Durbin, the Senate?s No. 2 Democrat, said senators were ?pressed to make a quick decision and unfortunately did it at the expense of due process.?

?A lack of urgency?: Democrats frustrated as House investigators struggle to ... - 23 Jul 2019 at 8:44pm - The impatience is reflected in primary challenges to two committee chairmen leading investigations: Judiciary?s Jerrold Nadler and Ways and Means? Richard E. Neal.

The Point: Here's a little secret about Donald Trump's plans tomorrow - 23 Jul 2019 at 8:32pm - President Donald Trump, according to President Donald Trump, won't be watching former special counsel Robert Mueller's testimony to the House Judiciary and Intelligence committees on Wednesday. Unless he does.

Tulsi Gabbard slams Kamala Harris as 'not qualified to serve as commander in ... - 23 Jul 2019 at 8:29pm - Democratic Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard on Tuesday took aim at presidential primary rival Sen. Kamala Harris, arguing the California Democrat "lacks the temperament" to be commander in chief.

Congress sends Trump permanent renewal of 9/11 responders' compensation - 23 Jul 2019 at 8:04pm - The U.S. Senate on Tuesday passed and sent to President Donald Trump legislation authorizing permanent benefits for police, firefighters and other first responders suffering from illnesses and injuries related to their work in the aftermath of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks.

Trump threatens Guatemala after it backs away from ?safe third country? asylu... - 23 Jul 2019 at 8:02pm - In morning tweets, the president said the United States is looking at the ?BAN, Tariffs, Remittance Fees, or all of the above.?

Biden announces criminal justice policy sharply at odds with his ?94 crime law - 23 Jul 2019 at 7:42pm - The then-senator?s spearheading of the measure has faced tough criticism from liberals.

Kyrsten Sinema says John McCain's example is 'lighting the way' for her in fi... - 23 Jul 2019 at 7:30pm - Arizona Democratic Sen. Kyrsten Sinema said the late Sen. John McCain's example is "lighting the way" for her in her first Senate floor speech since taking office in January.

Ohio House passes bill to save nuclear power plants - 23 Jul 2019 at 7:23pm - Ohio's Republican-controlled House of Representatives passed a bill on Tuesday to create subsidies to avoid the early shutdown of the state's two nuclear power reactors.

?We?re like Thelma and Louise?: Republicans shrug at deficits under Trump - 23 Jul 2019 at 7:20pm - GOP lawmakers demanded deep spending cuts to raise the debt limit under Obama, but are lifting the cap without much complaint eight years later.

House approves resolution opposing Israel boycott movement in divisive vote - 23 Jul 2019 at 7:10pm - The House is set to vote Tuesday on a non-binding resolution that opposes the boycott movement against Israel, a vote that will get broad bipartisan support but face pushback from some high-profile progressives.

Congress passes 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund extension championed by Jon Ste... - 23 Jul 2019 at 6:46pm - The Senate is expected to pass a bill Tuesday to fund the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund through 2090, permanently compensating individuals who were injured during the 2001 terrorist attacks and its aftermath rescuing people and removing debris under hazardous conditions.

?Let?s have a good time?: Trump luxuriates in crowd?s adoration while address... - 23 Jul 2019 at 6:42pm - To Trump?s critics, such performances smack of an elected leader who has eschewed traditional politics in favor of fostering a cult of personality.

Trump administration proposed rule would cut 3 million people from food stamps - 23 Jul 2019 at 6:26pm - The Trump administration on Tuesday proposed a rule to tighten food stamp eligibility that would cut about 3.1 million people from the program, U.S. Department of Agriculture officials said, drawing ire from Democratic senators and advocacy groups.

Mueller report shows evidence Trump committed crimes, House Judiciary chairma... - 23 Jul 2019 at 6:24pm - The top Democrat on the U.S. House Judiciary Committee said Sunday he believes there is "substantial evidence" that President Donald Trump committed high crimes and misdemeanors, and he plans to ask former Special Counsel Robert Mueller to present those facts at a congressional hearing on Wednesday.

Senate votes to extend 9/11 victims fund for first responders who?ve become s... - 23 Jul 2019 at 6:16pm - The House has also passed the measure, which will provide compensation to those sick or dying from exposure to toxic debris.

Ahead of House hearing, Republicans sharpen knives for Mueller - 23 Jul 2019 at 6:15pm - Robert Mueller stayed mum for nearly two years in the face of repeated verbal attacks on his integrity by President Donald Trump and his conservative Republican allies in Congress.

Settlement allows transgender people in NC to use certain bathrooms matching ... - 23 Jul 2019 at 6:10pm - Transgender people in North Carolina may use certain public bathrooms as they relate to their gender identity, according to a settlement approved by a federal judge.

?The British Trump?: Johnson and Trump may be chums, but U.S., U.K. policy di... - 23 Jul 2019 at 6:06pm - The continuing disagreements between London and Washington include key issues such as Iran, Russia, climate change and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.