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Republican health bill would widen America's big wealth gap
House Republican's health care bill provides massive tax cuts to the wealthy while increasing taxes for many lower income families, widening America's big income gap
Democratic National Convention 2016: Fact-Checking the Speakers
The Democratic Party is holding its convention in Philadelphia this week. Every day, ABC News will be fact-checking speakers at the Democratic National Convention . DAY FOUR: Thursday, July 28 Fact Check: Economy Added 15 Million New Private-Sector Jobs Since Obama Inauguration Claim: The economy
9/11 Survivors and First Responders Support Hillary Clinton at DNC
NYPD detective Joe Sweeney, survivor Lauren Manning, and Rep. Joseph Crowley speak about Hillary Clinton's work as New York Senator after September 11th.
Rep. Joe Crowley Looks Ahead to the Democratic National Convention
ABC News' Josh Haskell talks to Rep. Joe Crowley outside Hillary Clinton's Cleveland "war room."
9/11 Fraud Scandal 'Probably' More Widespread, Top Official Says
Lawmakers pressed Social Security Administration officials on Thursday over a massive fraud scandal involving New York City cops and firefighters who allegedly bilked the government out of millions by falsely claiming disability from working at Ground Zero after 9/11. "While I recognize there will
House Dems Decry NRA's Call for Armed Cop in Every School
After last week’s mass shooting at an elementary school in Newtown, Conn., House Democrats berated the National Rifle Association’s chairman today for suggesting that Congress should pass legislation calling for an armed police officer in every school across the country. “I call on Congress today
Pelosi Will Remain as House Democratic Leader
Nancy Pelosi will continue to serve as the House Democratic Leader, she announced in a closed door meeting with fellow Democrats Wednesday. Ten years ago today, Nancy Pelosi was elected as the first woman to lead a political party in Congress. According to a senior aide, when she broke the news to
Pelosi: Weiner 'Made the Right Judgment in Resigning'
ABC News’ John R. Parkinson (@JRPabcDC) reports: House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi reacted to Rep. Anthony Weiner’s announcement today that he will resign from office, noting that while he “exercised poor judgment in his actions and poor judgment in his...
Congresswoman Shooting: Reaction From Capitol Hill
Jon Karl on how members of Congress are dealing with Tucson, Ariz., shooting.
America's place in the world could play part in 2012 elections
It might as well be the national anthem: America the Exceptional. From the days of the Revolution to the moon landing two centuries later, the idea that the United States is different from and better than anyplace else on Earth has rallied its citizens and propelled its aspirations. Eighty percent