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Civil Liberties on the Midterm Ballot (ep.18)

This fall’s vote will determine the fate of governorships nationwide, which party controls the House and Senate ... about when they show up on Election Day - “Am I able to cast my ballot or not?” [17: ... read more

Meet the Purple Heart War Vet with a Socialist U.S. Senate Campaign

Fred Linck is a 31-year-old Iraq war veteran running for U.S. Senate as a member of ... I was not much older than them, really — just 18. We took cover in a house, and the realization ... read more

How "The Wall" could kill a Texas city

“We’re not big enough to say Will Hurd’s not our party guy, he’s not our ticket — everybody else can do that, senators can do that, [House Minority Leader Nancy] Pelosi ... alone has little power to s... read more

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DACA May Die In Three Weeks, And Democrats Have No Leverage Left

House Minority Leader ... to vote no, and by giving the longest House floor speech in more than 100 years demanding Republicans allow a fair, bipartisan DACA debate. But House members conceded to TPM ... read more

Term limits, retirement at 80 for Congress, Supreme Court

It might make more sense to have a four-year term for members of the House ... them to vote for candidates who are old enough to be their grandparents or great grandparents. This is not to say there a... read more

Kansas House candidates on the issues: Should the Sec. of State continue to be able to appoint the Johnson County Election Commissioner?

We need to make it as easy to vote as possible. Unlike what Kris Kobach claims, the problem with our elections is not that too many people are voting or that people are voting illegally. The problem i... read more

The Hill’s Whip List: House Iran vote

Support for the Iran nuclear deal has been building among House Democrats. President Obama has enough votes in the Senate to save the agreement and potentially filibuster any measure of disapproval. B... read more

For House GOP, One Doomed Immigration Bill Down, One to Go

Now the focus shifts to the so-called “compromise” bill the House GOP leadership ... be able to secure the 218 votes needed in the next 24 hours to pass the measure, and they only agreed to the postpo... read more

The Latest: All 100 senators will be able to read FBI report

Grassley says people can decide who to believe but he pleads with them to "stop ... may be able to corroborate her account. In Congress, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he is certain that ... read more

Ted Cruz, others mount pressure on GOP leaders trying to prevent government shutdown

Such a bill could not pass the ... more pragmatic House members are also increasingly disgusted that a small, vocal minority has repeatedly caused problems and thrown their agenda into disarray, witho... read more

Illinois House approves Chicago gun bill, immigrant protections

The Illinois House approved ... that might not happen." Crespo noted that even if Democrats did pass a budget, they would not be able to override a possible Rauner veto. That would take 71 votes, but ... read more

House GOP not sold on Ryan’s tax reform plan

proposed tax on imports, suggesting the Speaker’s broader tax reform plan may not have the votes to pass the House ... Of the more than 50 GOP House members whose stances The Hill has learned, only ab... read more

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