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House leaders abandon border bill

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 8:24am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Short on votes, House Republicans abruptly abandoned a bill Thursday to address the immigration crisis on the U.S.-Mexico border after last-minute maneuvering failed to lock down conservative support. An hour later, they called an urgent meeting to plot their next moves. (...)
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Congress races to finish veterans, highway bills

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 8:13am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Rushing toward the exits, Congress on Thursday scrambled to wrap up legislation addressing the troubled Veterans Affairs Department and a looming shortfall in highway money. House Republicans unexpectedly put off a vote on a border security bill as tea partyers withdrew their support. (...)
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Divided House abandons vote on border bill

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 7:28am
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans abruptly abandoned a bill to address the immigration crisis on the U.S.-Mexico border Thursday after last-minute maneuvering failed to lock down sufficient conservative support. (...)
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Eric Cantor steps down as House majority leader

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 7:10am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Rep. Eric Cantor used his farewell as House majority leader Thursday to lament what he calls a diminished U.S. role in a world that he said is rife with instability and terror. (...)
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Eric Cantor steps down as House majority leader

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 6:55am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Rep. Eric Cantor used his farewell as House majority leader Thursday to lament what he calls a diminished U.S. role in a world that he said is rife with instability and terror. (...)
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House Republicans abandon vote on border security bill in face of tea party opposition

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 6:55am
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans abandon vote on border security bill in face of tea party opposition. (...)
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Witness of Syrian atrocities testifies in Congress

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 6:24am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Graphic images of emaciated and bloodied corpses in the Syrian civil war were presented to uncharacteristically silent members of Congress Thursday as a former military photographer testified about the signs of savagery he witnessed. (...)
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Divided House moves toward vote on border crisis

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 5:37am
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans moved toward a vote Thursday to address the immigration crisis on the border, after GOP leaders agreed to conservative demands for a separate vote aimed at blocking President Barack Obama from expanding deportation relief to millions. (...)
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Congress races to finish veterans, highway bills

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 5:34am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Rushing toward the exits, Congress on Thursday scrambled to wrap up legislation addressing the troubled Veterans Affairs Department and a looming shortfall in highway money. House Republicans sought to win over reluctant, tea party conservatives on a border security bill. (...)
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Congress races to finish veterans, highway bills

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 5:02am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Rushing toward the exits, Congress on Thursday scrambled to wrap up legislation addressing the troubled Veterans Affairs Department and a looming shortfall in highway money. House Republicans sought to win over reluctant, tea party conservatives on a border security bill. (...)
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Divided House moves toward vote on border crisis

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 5:00am
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans moved toward a vote Thursday to address the immigration crisis on the border, after GOP leaders agreed to conservative demands for a separate vote aimed at blocking President Barack Obama from expanding deportation relief to millions. (...)
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Witness of Syrian atrocities testifies in Congress

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 4:38am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Images of emaciated corpses, slashed necks and ripped-open foreheads are on display at a remarkable hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee. (...)
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CIA director apologizes to senators over CIA searches of Senate computers; launches inquiry

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 4:35am
WASHINGTON (AP) — CIA director apologizes to senators over CIA searches of Senate computers; launches inquiry. (...)
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Congress races to finish veterans, highway bills

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 4:03am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Rushing toward the exits, Congress on Thursday scrambled to wrap up legislation addressing the problem-plagued Veterans Affairs Department and a looming shortfall in highway money. House Republicans sought to win over reluctant, tea party conservatives on a border security bill. (...)
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Divided House moves toward vote on border crisis

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 3:53am
WASHINGTON (AP) — A divided House of Representatives is moving forward on a bill to address the immigration crisis on the southern border after GOP leaders made concessions to win conservative support. (...)
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Congress races to finish veterans, highway bills

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 3:20am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Rushing toward the exits, Congress on Thursday scrambled to wrap up legislation addressing the problem-plagued Veterans Affairs Department and a looming shortfall in highway money. House Republicans sought to win over reluctant, tea party conservatives on a border security bill. (...)
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