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US Congress advances border security...

US Congress advances border security...

North America

Thu, Feb 14 2019

According to congressional aides, the final version of legislation would give the Trump administration...

US congress starts with the most diverse...

US congress starts with the most diverse...

World

Sun, Jan 6 2019

Pelosi regains gavel as speaker

US Congress to reconvene with no end...

US Congress to reconvene with no end...

North America

Wed, Jan 2 2019

On Thursday, when Democrats take over the House in the 2019-2020 Congress, they plan to approve a two-part...

N Korea warns US sanctions may 'block...

N Korea warns US sanctions may 'block...

World

Mon, Dec 17 2018

The warning from the North came days after the US said it was imposing sanctions on three senior North...

US Congress resolution asking for free,...

US Congress resolution asking for free,...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Dec 14 2018

The resolution was introduced to the House by William R Keating, a Democrat who represents the 9th district...

Forcing Trump’s hand on Yemen

Forcing Trump’s hand on Yemen

Mohamad Bazzi

Mon, Dec 3 2018

As the crisis in Yemen deepens, can the US Congress do the right thing?

Resolution placed in US Congress against...

Resolution placed in US Congress against...

Foreign Affairs

Sat, Dec 1 2018

Congressman Jim Banks of Indiana State introduced the resolution in the House of Representatives on November...

Republican wins racially charged Senate...

Republican wins racially charged Senate...

World

Wed, Nov 28 2018

Hyde-Smith, 59, is the first woman elected to Congress from Mississippi

Minnesota, Michigan send first Muslim...

Minnesota, Michigan send first Muslim...

North America

Wed, Nov 7 2018

Both women ran in heavily Democratic districts

Facebook, Twitter face US Congress over...

Facebook, Twitter face US Congress over...

North America

Wed, Sep 5 2018

Last week Trump accused Google's search engine of promoting negative news articles and hiding 'fair...

Illegal immigrant parents not facing...

Illegal immigrant parents not facing...

North America

Tue, Jun 26 2018

The policy met fierce international criticism so the US is now trying to keep detained families together...

Facebook's Zuckerberg to testify before...

Facebook's Zuckerberg to testify before...

World

Wed, Mar 28 2018

Lawmakers in the United States and Europe are demanding to know more about the company’s privacy...

Trump blocks release of Russia memo...

Trump blocks release of Russia memo...

North America

Sat, Feb 10 2018

The Republican president’s decision - the latest controversy relating to an investigation that has hung...

No progress on 'Dreamers' as another...

No progress on 'Dreamers' as another...

North America

Sat, Feb 3 2018

Republicans, who control Congress, are undecided on what to do about DACA and the Dreamers

Trump campaign adviser admits contacts...

Trump campaign adviser admits contacts...

North America

Tue, Nov 7 2017

The US Congress is also conducting three separate investigations into the allegations, which have dogged...

US lawmakers: Reimpose travel ban on...

US lawmakers: Reimpose travel ban on...

South Asia

Sat, Oct 21 2017

US lawmakers urged Washington to take meaningful steps against those who have committed human rights...

Trump agenda imperilled in distracted...

Trump agenda imperilled in distracted...

World

Mon, Jun 5 2017

It is less simple on Capitol Hill, where political novice Trump has endured a rough education in Washington...

Bangladeshi-American runs for...

Bangladeshi-American runs for...

North America

Mon, Apr 10 2017

A special election on April 18 will determine who will hold the congressional seat in the suburbs of...

With healthcare bill dead, Republicans...

With healthcare bill dead, Republicans...

North America

Sun, Mar 26 2017

House of Representatives tax committee Chairman Kevin Brady conceded the demise of a Republican plan...

Republicans revamp Obamacare bill as...

Republicans revamp Obamacare bill as...

North America

Tue, Mar 21 2017

According to Republican sources who asked not to be identified, House leaders will propose an approximately...

First Trump budget: Military wins, environment,...

First Trump budget: Military wins, environment,...

North America

Thu, Mar 16 2017

Congress, controlled by Trump's fellow Republicans, may reject some or many of his proposed cuts. Some...