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Shelley Moore Capito: Everything You Need to Know
Name: Shelley Moore Capito Party: Republican Date of Birth: November 26, 1953 Age: 62 What She Does Now: U.S. senator from West Virginia What She Used to Do: Before winning election to the U.S. Senate in 2014, Capito served in the U.S. House for seven terms, from 2001 to 2015. She earned a
For Trump's Convention, Quiet Parties and Sluggish Fundraising
For the Washington insiders and well-healed donors who have long fueled the Republican political machine, the Republican National Convention was off to a muted start Monday, with many parties half empty and several of the most powerful political figures, including more than one-third of the
'This Week' Transcript: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Labor Secretary Thomas Perez
THIS IS A RUSH TRANSCRIPT FOR 'THIS WEEK' ON June 26, 2016 and it will be updated. GEORGE STEPHANOPOULOS , ABC HOST: Let's get more right now from Senator Mitch McConnell , the Senate majority leader, author of the new book, also, "The Long Game," his political memoir. Senator McConnell, thank you
House Members Introduce Unlikely Gun Control Compromise After Democrats' Sit-In
Hoping to cut through the gridlock around gun control , a bipartisan group of House members introduced a gun control compromise Friday identical to the measure proposed by Sen. Susan Collins , R-Maine, after the Orlando nightclub shooting . The proposal from Reps. Seth Moulton, D-Massachusetts,
Co-Hosts Discuss Democratic Sit-In For Gun Control
Chaos erupts on House Floor amid desperate measures taken by Democrats demanding a vote on gun control.
Democrats Vow to Continue Gun Control Protests as House Adjourns
The U.S. House of Representatives finally adjourned until July 5 after sit-in protests by Democrats halted business in the chamber for more than 17 hours. Despite the decision to end the legislative session, more than a dozen Democratic members, including Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif.,
Senators Introduce Bipartisan Gun Proposal, But Skepticism Remains
Five Democrats and four Republicans: it’s rare to see such a bipartisan press conference in the Senate, especially on an issue as volatile as gun safety. But that was the makeup at an event today (four Democrats and one Democrat-caucusing Independent, to be exact) announcing a bipartisan bill on
GOP Senator's 'Plea for Bipartisan Action' on Gun Laws
Sen. Susan Collins outlines a plan which would block guns from people on the federal no-fly list.
Co-Hosts Discuss 4 Gun Control Bills That Failed To Pass In Senate
Does the NRA have too much influence over the senate when it comes to gun control?
Congressional Candidate Announces Assault Rifle Giveaway
A Florida Republican state senator is giving away a custom-built semi-automatic rifle in a campaign Facebook contest a week after a gunman killed 49 people in Orlando.