US House of Representatives Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Bernie Sanders on Clinton: 'I am proud to stand with her'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WTVR Richmond

    Bernie Sanders on Monday empathized with his disappointed supporters, but told them firmly that Hillary Clinton must win in November. "Any objective observer will conclude that -- based on her ideas and her leadership -- Hillary Clinton must become the next president of the United States," Sanders told delegates at the Democratic National Convention.

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  2. Sanders urges backers to rally behind ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WHIO

    On a day that featured public discord among Democrats, Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont called on delegates at the Democratic National Convention to join behind Hillary Clinton in November, even as hundreds of his supporters routinely booed and jeered speakers who advocated her election. "Hillary Clinton must become the next President of the United States," Sanders said, as he pressed his supporters to rally behind the Democratic nominee.

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  3. After turmoil, Sanders, Mrs Obama, Warren thrill conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WTOL-TV Toledo

    The Democratic National... . FILE - In a Tuesday, July 5, 2016 file photo, Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Fla., speaks during a news conference, in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

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  4. Why are so many big trucks pounding New York's roads? [in 5 steps]Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | New York Business.com

    New York City and its suburbs are among the most truck-dependent areas in America. While almost 40% of U.S. intercity freight moves by rail, only 1.8% does in the five boroughs, on Long Island and in Westchester and Putnam counties.

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  5. Discord marks opening of DNC, while Bernie Sanders says 'choice is not even close'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Discord tore through Monday's opening of the Democratic National Convention even as Sen. Bernie Sanders called on his supporters to back Hillary Clinton - a plea rejected by many angered over a scandal involving leaked party emails, ruining plans to draw a contrast with the messy GOP convention. "It is no secret that Hillary Clinton and I disagree on a number of issues.

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  6. Die-hard Sanders' backers divided on backing ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WTOL-TV Toledo

    Bernie Sanders tried to calm tensions among his delegates Monday at the Democratic National Convention but some weren't in a listening mood, seething over a lengthy primary campaign and a damaging email disclosure. Sanders' delegates chanted the Vermont senator's name during the start of the convention and booed lustily at early mentions of rival Hillary Clinton.

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  7. DNC 2016: Truth-O-Metering Day OneRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | TheDailyBeast.com

    Did slaves really build the White House, as Michelle Obama claims? And are America's family leave policies stuck in the 'Mad Men' era? PolitiFact weighs in. The Democratic National Convention kicked off Monday in Philadelphia, with boos and shouts from Bernie Sanders supporters disappointed in Hillary Clinton as the presumptive party nominee .

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  8. Local DNC delegates: Most unified with Sanders to back ClintonRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Tribune-Chronicle

    "Like any family, we have our fights, but at the end of the day, Bernie Sanders are not going to vote for Trump," said David Betras, chairman of the Mahoning County Democratic Party and an Ohio delegate at the Democratic National Convention. DNC Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz announced her resignation Sunday and opted not to speak at the convention after a significant cache of emails was leaked.

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  9. Sanders efforts to avoid protests sway some delegatesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Gazette

    Bernie Sanders' campaign is working with Hillary Clinton's to minimize dissension of the Democratic convention floor, changing some delegates' minds in the process. Following a day of dissent in Philadelphia, the Sanders campaign sent texts to delegates loyal to the Vermont senator asking them not to protest on the floor Monday night "out of courtesy" to their candidate.

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  10. Democrats Feature Undocumented Immigrants on First Day of ConventionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | 1560 KNZR

    Democrats gave undocumented immigrants and their concerns a featured role on the first day of the Democratic National Convention on Monday in Philadelphia, drawing sharp contrasts with Donald Trump and his hardline proposals on immigration. Karla Ortiz, an 11-year-old daughter of undocumented immigrants whose tearful embrace with Clinton at a Nevada event became a campaign ad, spoke on stage with her mother Francisca about the fear and insecurity surrounding her parents' circumstances.

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  11. Democratic reps push for unity as Fernandez, D-Yuma, visits conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Yuma Sun

    State Rep. Charlene Fernandez, D-Yuma, said the rancor created by some Bernie Sanders supporters on the first day of the Democratic National Convention was "a little disconcerting," but she and other Arizona politicians were working to create a tone of unity. Fernandez added that the Sanders supporters who chanted in favor of their candidate and booed mentions of Clinton "have every right to support their candidate that they worked so hard for.

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  12. Sanders aide dismisses challenging Kaine VP spotRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Hill

    "It's very divisive," Jeff Weaver, Sanders' campaign manager, said in the Wells Fargo Center, where the Democratic National Convention is being held, according to BuzzFeed. "If Bernie were the nominee, would you want the conservatives trying to nominate our vice president? So, that's what I would say," he added.

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  13. Trump to speak in Charlotte at VFW ConventionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WSOCTV

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  14. Stepping in for weak ASEAN, Japan, Australia, US chide ChinaRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City

    The Democratic National Convention gets underway in Philadelphia on Monday with much bigger demonstrations than the Republican convention and much higher temperatures, as the region copes with an oppressive heat wave. Police briefly detained more than 50 people after they tried to storm the barricades outside the Democratic National Convention on Monday in a show of anger over Bernie Sanders' treatment by party leaders, even as he... A wildfire that destroyed 18 homes has surged back to unpredictable life, darkening the skies north of Los Angeles with black smoke and driving thousands from their homes.

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  15. The Latest: Strickland dismisses Portman's Teamsters backingRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Marietta Times

    Another labor union is backing Republican Rob Portman over rival Ted Strickland in Ohio's closely watched contest for U.S. Senate. The announcement Monday by the 50,000-member Ohio Conference of Teamsters was an important campaign endorsement for Portman and a political blow to Strickland.

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  16. In Philly, Bernie Sanders' movement has moved on without him: AnalysisRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | PennLive.com

    U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., an icon of the civil rights movement, was about halfway through a speech about his father when he was met by the most unlikely of catcalls. Supporters of Bernie Sanders, seated in the stands above the floor of the Wells-Fargo Center began chanting "No TPP! No TPP! No TPP!" over and over again.

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  17. The Latest: Trump on Dems _ 'What a mess they have going'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Post-Bulletin

    Comedian Sarah Silverman speaks during the first day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia , Monday, July 25, 2016. Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., speaks during the first day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia , Monday, July 25, 2016.

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  18. Veterans Affairs committee seeks Baton Rouge gunman's recordRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    ST. MARYS, Kan. - The chairman of the U.S. House Committee on Veterans Affairs has requested all VA medical records for the former Marine who killed three law enforcement officers in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

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  19. Rep. Nancy Pelosi to appear on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Tonight's speakers included Sen. Elizabeth Warren , Sen. Bernie Sanders and First Lady Michelle Obama . Watch their full speeches below.

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  20. Rep. Barbara Lee: I Didn't Support Libya Intervention, But I Support Hillary ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    Rep. Barbara Lee is perhaps best known for casting the one vote in Congress against the Authorization for the Use of Military Force in Afghanistan days after 9/11. For her vote of conscience, she was pilloried by a traumatized, terrified, and hyper-patriotic American populace .

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