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Democrat proposes move to expel Marjorie Taylor Greene from Congress

Democrat proposes move to expel Marjorie Taylor Greene from Congress

Democrat proposes move to expel Marjorie Taylor Greene from Congress Democrat proposes move to expel Marjorie Taylor Greene from Congress California congressman Jimmy Gomez moved on Wednesday to expel the hard-right representative Marjorie Taylor Greene from Congress, after a number of past violent comments she allegedly endorsed on social media about Democratic officials came to light. “As if it weren’t …

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Democratic Congress Prepares to Take On Big Tech

Democratic Congress Prepares to Take On Big Tech

Democratic Congress Prepares to Take On Big Tech Democratic Congress Prepares to Take On Big Tech The ideas mirror many recommendations introduced last October in a House judiciary report led by Representative David Cicilline, a Rhode Island Democrat. But her bill won’t include provisions to unwind past mergers and other structural reforms, as his report had recommended. Her bill, as …

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Mellon Foundation to Fund Diversity Programs at Library of Congress

Mellon Foundation to Fund Diversity Programs at Library of Congress

Mellon Foundation to Fund Diversity Programs at Library of Congress Mellon Foundation to Fund Diversity Programs at Library of Congress The Library of Congress is starting an initiative to expand its collection, encourage diversity among future librarians and archivists and make it easier for members of minority groups to explore the library’s digital archives. The program will be instituted over …

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​Kim Jong-un Uses Party ​Congress to Double Down on Nuclear Program

​Kim Jong-un Uses Party ​Congress to Double Down on Nuclear Program

​Kim Jong-un Uses Party ​Congress to Double Down on Nuclear Program ​Kim Jong-un Uses Party ​Congress to Double Down on Nuclear Program SEOUL, South Korea — As North Korea’s leader, Kim Jong-un, convened ​a party congress over the past ​eight days, outside analysts wondered if his failure to improve the economic lives of his people would affect the dictator’s nuclear …

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Trump impeachment: Congress kicks off historic week of votes against president

Trump impeachment: Congress kicks off historic week of votes against president

Trump impeachment: Congress kicks off historic week of votes against president Trump impeachment: Congress kicks off historic week of votes against president As Donald Trump crawls to the finish line of his presidency, Democrats in the House are embarking on an historic week of resolutions to hold him and Republicans accountable for inflaming the extreme right wing with lies and …

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Watch out for this misinformation when Congress meets to certify the election.

Watch out for this misinformation when Congress meets to certify the election.

Watch out for this misinformation when Congress meets to certify the election. Watch out for this misinformation when Congress meets to certify the election. Leer en español As Congress meets on Wednesday to certify Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s victory in the November election, President Trump and his supporters continue to spread rumors, conspiracy theories and misinformation about the vote. Here …

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Kim Jong-un Opens Party Congress With Admission of Failures

Kim Jong-un Opens Party Congress With Admission of Failures

Kim Jong-un Opens Party Congress With Admission of Failures Kim Jong-un Opens Party Congress With Admission of Failures SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea’s leader, Kim Jong-un, admitted on Tuesday that his efforts to rebuild the country’s moribund economy have failed, as he opened his country’s biggest political event amid deepening economic trouble caused by the one-two punch of international …

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Pelosi on track to be speaker again, faces difficult 2021 House of Representatives Hakeem Jeffries Speaker Congress Republicans

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Pelosi on track to be speaker again, faces difficult 2021 House of Representatives Hakeem Jeffries Speaker Congress Republicans Pelosi on track to be speaker again, faces difficult 2021 House of Representatives Hakeem Jeffries Speaker Congress Republicans Speaker Nancy Pelosi seemed on track Sunday to renew her hold on the House’s top job, but ahead of her is the challenge of …

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Congress opens new session as COVID-19, Biden’s win dominate Republicans Donald Trump Nancy Pelosi capitol Congress

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Congress opens new session as COVID-19, Biden’s win dominate Republicans Donald Trump Nancy Pelosi capitol Congress Congress opens new session as COVID-19, Biden’s win dominate Republicans Donald Trump Nancy Pelosi capitol Congress Congress is preparing to convene for the start of a new session, swearing in lawmakers during a tumultuous period as a relative handful of Republicans work to overturn …

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Congress Poised to Apply Banking Regulations to Antiquities Market

Congress Poised to Apply Banking Regulations to Antiquities Market

Congress Poised to Apply Banking Regulations to Antiquities Market Congress Poised to Apply Banking Regulations to Antiquities Market The antiquities trade, which regulators have long feared provided fertile ground for money laundering and other illicit activities, will be subject to greater oversight under legislation passed by Congress on Friday when it overrode President Trump’s veto. The provisions tightening scrutiny of …

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