US House of Representatives Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Trump Missed Opportunities Against Clinton in First Debate, Republicans SayRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KXRO radio

    When Donald Trump was asked by debate moderator Lester Holt Monday night how he would prevent cyberattacks against the United States, the Republican nominee had an opportunity to hammer Hillary Clinton on her use of a private email server and her handling of classified information as secretary of state. Instead, Trump suggested that a 400-pound hacker could have targeted the Democratic National Committee, accused Democratic officials of mistreating Sen. Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign and praised his 10-year-old son's "unbelievable" knack for computers.

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  2. House paves the way for Flint aid in water billRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Hill

    House lawmakers have reached a deal to potentially include emergency funding for lead-stricken communities like Flint, Mich., in a House waterways bill, in a move that is designed to stave off an election-year government shutdown later this week. The agreement comes after Senate Democrats and a handful of Republicans blocked a stop-gap spending bill to fund the government past Sept.

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  3. Five possible arguments for why Donald Trump won the first presidential debateRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    In the wake of the first US presidential debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, we put forward five narratives of how maybe, possibly, Trump got the better of things. Moments after the debate ended, Trump's top surrogates in the Hofstra University spin room began insisting that a "human" candidate had gone up against a sort of talking point cyborg.

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  4. House leaders reach deal on Flint aid, potentially averting shutdownRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif., left, Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., second from right, and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., right, watch as House Speaker House Paul Ryan of Wis., hammers in a nail on Capitol Hill last week. House Speaker Paul D. Ryan and Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi struck a deal late Tuesday to deliver federal aid to address the water crisis in Flint, Mich., potentially removing a major flashpoint in negotiations to keep the government fully operating past Friday.

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  5. Health-Insurance Push Targets Young AdultsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    Less than 30% of people who obtained coverage this year on the ACA exchanges were between 18 and 34. Above, the HealthCare.gov, the health insurance exchange website operated by the federal government. The Obama administration will use targeted, digital messages and online networks such as Twitter in a sweeping campaign to get young adults to sign up for health insurance during the Affordable Care Act's fall open enrollment, appealing to a group seen as critical to the law's success.

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  6. The red state, blue state spending fightRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    A critical government funding bill has stalled because Senate Democrats want blue-state Michigan to receive emergency aid, in the same way that Republicans helped steer money to red-state Louisiana. "I'll stand up and pay for a disaster in a state represented by two Republicans, Louisiana," Senate Minority Whip Richard Durbin, D-Ill., said Tuesday.

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  7. First 22nd Congressional District debate draws big crowdRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WKTV

    All three candidates seeking the 22nd congressional district seat, took part in a debate at Herkimer County Community College on Tuesday night. U.S. Rep. Richard Hanna currently holds the position, but he plans to retire at the end of the year.

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  8. Experts: Obama needs new sanctions options in SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    In the wake of the failed Syrian cease-fire and the absence of a "Plan B" from the Obama administration, experts say it's time for the U.S. to impose tough new sanctions on both Syria and Russia to finally stop the bloodshed and deepening humanitarian crisis in the war-torn country. Republicans have been pushing for a vote on new sanctions legislation, and President Obama has clearly resisted, going so far as to pressure Democrats this month to withdraw their support for a bipartisan bill that would easily pass in the House.

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  9. Trump's Taxes Back in FocusRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Intelligencer

    Trump's Democratic rival, Hillary Clinton, was happy to seize on the issue, questioning in the first presidential debate what Trump is trying to hide by bucking decades of campaign tradition in keeping his 1040s private. She referred to the several years in which it is known that Trump paid nothing in federal taxes.

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  10. running for a seatRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    U.S. Rep. Janice Hahn checks the video screen as election returns come in during her election night party at the DoubleTree Hotel on June 7, 2016, in Norwalk. U.S. Rep. Janice Hahn checks the video screen as election returns come in during her election night party at the DoubleTree Hotel on June 7, 2016, in Norwalk.

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  11. Sens. Robert MenendezRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    Sens. Cory Booker and Bob Menendez said they expected further negotiations to produce a better bill and strongly denied they were voting to shut the government down. Both senators said they were angered that the bill crafted by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., did not include funding to address polluted drinking water in Flint, Mich.

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  12. Wabash Valley women head to D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Tribune-Star

    Sixteen women from various working sectors in Vigo County will travel today to Washington, D.C., to meet members of Congress as part of the Wabash Valley Leadership Institute. "This is the first time we are taking a group from Terre Haute to Washington, D.C., on this type of a trip," said Rachel Leslie, vice president for external relations at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College.

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  13. The Latest: Former Va. Sen. John Warner to endorse ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    Warner is set to appear Wednesday morning with Democratic vice presidential nominee - and current Virginia senator - Tim Kaine in Arlington. Warner served five terms in the Senate and has strong national security credentials.

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  14. Rick Perry's 'Dancing' dreams crushed with help of Vanilla Ice Read...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WFAA-TV Dallas

    Perry and his dancing partner, Emma Slater, faced elimination at the hand of on-air judges and an audience call-in vote tabulation, and the former two-time presidential candidate was simply outgunned by his fellow competitors in both style and dancing expertise. "My daughter is getting married on the 15th of October, and I can promise you I will look good on the dance floor for her," Perry said.

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  15. Is this bed-wetting liberal really a right-wing redneck?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    Oh, great. I have just been outed. It turns out that I am a bed-wetting liberal redneck.

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  16. Child hit by car in Salem, flown to Boston hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

    The New Hampshire Democratic Party has filed a new complaint against U.S. Rep. Frank Guinta, R-NH, in connection with his campaign finances and a Federal Election Commission settlement from 2015.

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  17. Record 84 million TV viewers tuned in for Monday's debateRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

    The New Hampshire Democratic Party has filed a new complaint against U.S. Rep. Frank Guinta, R-NH, in connection with his campaign finances and a Federal Election Commission settlement from 2015.

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  18. Former Israeli president Shimon Peres dies at 93Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

    The New Hampshire Democratic Party has filed a new complaint against U.S. Rep. Frank Guinta, R-NH, in connection with his campaign finances and a Federal Election Commission settlement from 2015.

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  19. House Republicans to Allow Flint VoteRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Roll Call

    House Republicans late Tuesday acquiesced to Democrats' demands for aid to address the Flint, Mich., water contamination crisis, when the Rules Committee voted to allow an amendment to a water resources measure that would authorize $170 million in assistance to the city. The move comes just one day after the Rules panel blocked a similar attempt to get a vote on Flint aid as the chamber took up the Water Resources Development Act.

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  20. Former Israeli prime minister, president Shimon Peres dead at 93Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Fox News

    Shimon Peres, a Nobel Peace Prize laureate who was prime minister of Israel on three separate occasions before becoming the country's president, died Wednesday. He was 93. An official confirmed to Fox News that Peres had died at a Tel Aviv hospital two weeks after suffering a stroke.

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