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  • House Approves $40B in Ukraine Aid

    by - May 11, 2022
    WASHINGTON (AP) — The House emphatically approved a fresh $40 billion Ukraine aid package Tuesday as lawmakers beefed up President Joe Biden’s initial request, signaling a magnified, bipartisan commitment to thwart Russian President Vladimir Putin’s bloody three-month-old...
  • Brown Wins Ohio House Primary Over Turner

    by - May 4, 2022
    By WILL WEISSERT and JULIE CARR SMYTH Associated Press COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Democratic U.S. Rep. Shontel Brown beat former state Sen. Nina Turner for the second time since last summer, easily prevailing in an Ohio primary billed nationally...
  • Kevin McCarthy Defends 1/6 Audio

    by - Apr 27, 2022
    By LISA MASCARO AP Congressional Correspondent WASHINGTON (AP) — House GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy told colleagues Wednesday he never asked then-President Donald Trump to resign over the Jan. 6, 2021 insurrection at the Capitol as he defended private...
  • McKinsey Exec Faces Questions on Opioids

    by - Apr 27, 2022
    By MATTHEW PERRONE AP Health Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — The top executive for global consulting firm McKinsey & Company faced congressional questions Wednesday about the company’s work for U.S. health regulators even as it advised opioid...
  • Democrats Accuse Oil Companies of “Rip Off”

    WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats on Wednesday accused oil companies of “ripping off the American people” and putting profits before production as Americans suffer from ever-increasing gasoline prices amid the war in Ukraine. “At a time...
  • House OKs $13.6 Billion in Ukraine Aid

    by - Mar 10, 2022
    WASHINGTON (AP) — The House approved a massive spending bill Wednesday night that would rush $13.6 billion in U.S. aid to battered Ukraine and its European allies, after top Democrats were forced to abruptly drop their plan to...
  • House Approves Ban on Russian Oil to U.S.

    by - Mar 10, 2022
    By LISA MASCARO AP Congressional Correspondent WASHINGTON (AP) — The House overwhelmingly approved legislation Wednesday night that would ban Russian oil imports to the United States, an effort to put into law the restrictions announced by...
  • McCarthy Says He Won’t Cooperate With 1/6 Panel

    by - Jan 13, 2022
    By FARNOUSH AMIRI and ERIC TUCKER Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy is refusing a request by the House panel investigating the U.S. Capitol insurrection to submit to an interview and turn...
  • House Votes to Hold Meadows in Contempt

    by - Dec 15, 2021
    By FARNOUSH AMIRI and MARY CLARE JALONICK Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The House has voted to hold former White House chief of staff Mark Meadows in contempt of Congress after he ceased to cooperate with the...

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