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Mike Pence, other lawmakers donate to Capitol Hill blood bank in honor of Scalise
Vice President Mike Pence was among those on Capitol Hill Tuesday who rolled up their sleeves and donated blood in honor of the victims of last week's shooting at congressional baseball practice at an Alexandria, Virginia, park. The blood drive -- which will also take place on Thursday -- is
House Speaker Paul Ryan declares 'An attack on one of us is an attack on all of us'
Members of the House of Representatives gathered at the Capitol Building in Washington, D.C., today after the shooting at a Virginia park that injured five people, including U.S. Rep. Steve Scalise. Democrats and Republicans held hands and prayed together at the start of the briefing, and
Looming showdown in Washington over Russia investigation
Ex-FBI Director James Comey prepares to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee this coming week.
Lawmakers praise special counsel appointed to oversee Russia investigation
The news that the Department of Justice has appointed a special counsel to investigate Russia's interference in the 2016 presidential election came as a bombshell in Washington. The White House was informed of the decision less than an hour before the news was publicly announced, and many in the
Rep. Issa calls appointment of Robert Mueller as special counsel for Russia investigation a 'good choice'
"You want somebody who can hit the ground running," said Rep. Darrell Issa.
Many Republicans shy away from independent commission on Trump-Russia ties after Comey's firing
Reactions from Republicans in Congress to President Trump's decision to fire FBI Director James Comey are falling into three major groups, with many criticizing the move but stopping short of calling for an independent commission, according to dozens of statements and interviews collected by ABC
Democrats chant 'hey hey hey, goodbye' at GOP after health care bill passes
As it became clear that the American Health Care Act would pass the House of Representatives on Thursday, many Congressional Democrats started chanting the well-known song, "Na Na Hey Hey Kiss Him Goodbye." After the Republicans secured the 216th vote, enough to secure the passage of the
The 20 Republicans who voted against the health care bill
Twenty House Republicans broke with their party to vote against the American Health Care Act's passage Thursday, an effort that failed to produce enough opposition to block the bill, which was approved by a 217-213 margin. Of the several Republicans who were publicly undecided in advance of the
New ads target House Republicans for supporting GOP health plan
A liberal organization is targeting a group of centrist House Republicans over their support for the GOP Obamacare replacement, as lawmakers return home for a two-week recess after scrapping a planned vote to repeal and replace President Obama's signature health care law. The group, Save My Care,
Prominent federal prosecutor fired after refusing attorney general's request to resign
Gloria, thank you. Late developments in the shake-up in the justice department. One of the top prosecutors defiantly refusing the attorney general's request to resign. Now, saying he's been fired. One of dozen prosecutors caught in the purge of president this, as president trump tries to focus his