US House of Representatives Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Ohio supreme court justice: Leave Al Franken alone because, just fyi, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Hot Air

    After all we've been through this week, how does the weirdest story about a politician and sex not involve Al Franken or Roy Moore? As you might assume from his defense of Franken, this guy's a Democrat. He's a *sitting* supreme court justice in Ohio and a candidate to succeed John Kasich as governor.

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  2. Oklahoma lawmakers OK budget fix, but new shortfall awaitsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin watches from the gallery as the senate considers legislation before adjourning from a special session on Friday, Nov. 17, 2017 in Oklahoma City, Okla.

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  3. Health Highlights: Nov. 17, 2017Read the original story

    1 hr ago | HON

    Civil rights crusader Rev. Jesse Jackson announced on Friday that he has been diagnosed with the neurological disorder Parkinson's Disease.

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  4. The Latest: Women condemn Ohio candidate's post on sexRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Waco Tribune-Herald

    Several leading Ohio women are condemning a state Supreme Court justice and gubernatorial candidate for writing a Facebook post that containing candid details of his sexual past with "approximately 50" women. Former U.S. Rep. Betty Sutton, a leading Democrat in the governor's race, called for Supreme Court Justice William O'Neill to resign immediately, saying he was trivializing sexual harassment and assault.

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  5. House GOP chair criticizes Trump policy on elephant importsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Waco Tribune-Herald

    The top Republican on the House Foreign Affairs Committee called on the Trump administration to reverse its new policy allowing importation of body parts from African elephants shot for sport, labeling it the "wrong move at the wrong time." California Rep. Ed Royce on Friday questioned the action because of concerns not only about African wildlife but U.S. national security, citing the political upheaval in Zimbabwe, where the longtime president was placed under house arrest this week by the military.

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  6. Class warfare backfires for Ohio DemocratRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Spero News

    Class warfare back-fires for Ohio Democrat Republican Senator Orrin Hatch of Utah and Democrat Senator Sherrod Brown of Ohio got into a verbal tussle during the final hours of debate over the Senate's tax bill, which the Senate finally passed along party lines. In sharp exchanges during a Senate Finance Committee hearing as the clock neared midnight, senators argued over which Americans will actually benefit from the bill.

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  7. Sen. Brown sheds Franken cash; rival Mandel tweets on MooreRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Washington Times

    Ohio Republican Senate candidate Josh Mandel says Roy Moore should quit the Alabama Senate race if allegations of sexual misconduct involving teenage girls are true. The state treasurer after declining to comment for days tweeted Thursday: "I agree with Ivanka Trump.

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  8. Franken apologizes to woman who says he kissed, groped herRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Waco Tribune-Herald

    In this image provided by the U.S. Army, then-comedian Al Franken and sports commentator Leeann Tweeden perform a comic skit for service members during the USO Sergeant Major of the Army's 2006 Hope and Freedom Tour in Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, on Dec. 15, 2006. Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., apologized Nov. 16, 2017, after Tweeden accused him of forcibly kissing her during the 2006 USO tour.

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  9. Joshi Touts Equality In Congressional CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Times-Union

    South Bend businessman Yatish Joshi gestures during a talk Thursday night at a meet-and-greet at Mugshots coffee shop south of Syracuse. Photo by Dan Spalding.

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  10. Dirtiest New Orleans election ever help Charbonnet over Cantrell? Assure Schroder win?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | BayouBuzz.com

    Might tomorrow's New Orleans Mayors Race be so negative and dirty that it could result in a Desiree Charbonnet victory over LaToya Cantrell and a landslide victory for Republican John Schroder over Democrat Derrick Edwards n the Louisiana treasurer's race? This scenario, although very remote, seems to be within the margins of fair possibilities according to Christopher Tidmore, who painted this perhaps shocking picture for tomorrow's runoff. Tidmore, is the political editor for the Louisiana Weekly and who has a weekend radio talk show on WRNO made his comments this morning during a Bayoubuzz Facebook live video.

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  11. Louisiana House GOP continues to block Medicaid contractsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NOLA.com

    Gov. John Bel Edwards, a Democrat, and the Louisiana House's Republican leadership have been struggling for a month over whether contracts coordinating health care for Medicaid patients should be approved as they are. brings into question whether health care for more than quarter of the state will be disrupted early next year.

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  12. Democratic Party Bigwig Resigns Over Sexual Harassment AllegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Daily Caller

    The chairman of the Florida Democratic party resigned on Friday after six women came forward to accuse him of creating a hostile work environment by making sexually-charged comments. "When my personal situation becomes distracting to our core mission of electing Democrats and making Florida better, it is time for me to step aside," said Stephen Bittel, a Miami Beach businessman with close ties to Florida Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz.

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  13. A Washington reckoning: Sex-abuse allegations stir a cultural shiftRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Globe and Mail

    Al Franken, the high-profile Minnesota senator, was outed for forcibly kissing and groping a radio host 11 years ago. His career is endangered.

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  14. Michael Moore Slams Democratic Senators For Not Calling For Trump's ImpeachmentRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Daily Caller

    Michael Moore called out Democratic senators for not standing on the Senate floor and calling for President Donald Trump to be impeached. "IMPEACH!a a a It is time to remove this dangerous man from office.a I have just signed the 'Need To Impeach' petition initiated by Tom Steyer of California.

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  15. DCCC Launches Digital Ads Over GOP Tax VoteRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Roll Call

    Virginia Rep. Barbara Comstock speaks with reporters as she leaves the Capitol after voting for the GOP's tax plan Thursday. Seizing on the House's passage of the Republican tax plan Thursday , the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee is launching digital ads in more than 40 GOP-held districts, including against Republicans who voted against the plan.

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  16. Cohen, 5 House Colleagues Launch Impeachment Effort Against TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Memphis Flyer

    Nor for the first time nor likely the last, Memphis Congressman Steve Cohen has taken the lead in congressional action against the actions of President Donald Trump. This week Cohen and five other House colleagues formally introduced five articles of impeachment against Trump.

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  17. Remarkable, angry exchange between Hatch and Brown unmasks the GOP's tax-cut liesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    A remarkable moment unfolded that perfectly captured the GOP's whole handling of the tax debate - in all its dishonesty, misdirection and bottomless bad faith. In this Nov. 13, 2017, photo, Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, arrives as the tax-writing panel begins work on overhauling the nation's tax code, on Capitol Hill in Washington.

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  18. Sen. Hatch to Dems saying tax cuts are for rich: 'Bull crap'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Daily Record

    A debate between two senators over whether Republican tax cuts are aimed at helping the rich escalated into raised voices, interruptions, a banging gavel and the use of a decidedly un-senatorial noun. "I'm telling you, this bull crap that you guys throw out here really gets old after a while," Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, the oldest and longest-serving Senate Republican, said to a Democratic colleague.

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  19. Hey Al Franken: No joke, you need to resignRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Fox News

    Senator Al Franken (D., Minn.) apologizes to radio broadcaster Leann Tweeden who claims that he forcefully kissed her while rehearsing a skit and groped her while she was asleep on a plane during a U.S.O. trip in 2006 before he took public office. Here are the shocking allegations.

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  20. John McCain just gave a big boost to the GOP tax billRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Sen. John McCain expressed satisfaction with the Senate's use of regular order while trying to overhaul the tax code. Sen. John McCain of Arizona on Friday applauded the Senate Finance Committee's effort in shaping the chamber's tax plan, giving Republicans a sigh of relief as the bill heads to a vote in the coming weeks.

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