Tim Mak

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'I Haven't Met Him Yet' And Other GOP Responses To Rep. Ratcliffe's Nomination

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has never met GOP Rep. John Ratcliffe, Trump's nominee to become director of national intelligence. Other Senate Republicans said he still needs to be vetted.

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A Look At President Trump's Conflicts With Democratic Rep. Elijah Cummings

Monday, July 29, 2019

President Trump lashed out at Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., with attacks on his Baltimore district. Cummings' has been involved in investigations of the president's finances and administration.

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Rep. Speier: Impeachment 'Is Not A Polling Point. This About The Constitution'

Thursday, July 25, 2019

NPR's Rachel Martin talks to Democratic Rep. Jackie Speier about the Mueller testimony. She says President Trump's tax returns could be an "aha moment" on that path to impeachment.

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Russia Expects To Interfere In The Next Election, Mueller Tells House Panel

Thursday, July 25, 2019

Former special counsel Robert Mueller told House lawmakers that Russian interference is a continuing threat to U.S. elections. Capitol Hill is focusing new attention on election security.

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Mueller Testifies At House Panel Hearing

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Former Special Counsel Robert Mueller gives testimony to the House Judiciary Committee, the first of two hearings on Capitol Hill Wednesday about his report on interference and obstruction.

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Mueller Testimony Could Be Critical Inflection Point For Impeachment Push

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Roughly 40% of House Democrats are advocating for opening an impeachment inquiry against the president. Robert Mueller's testimony Wednesday may be a critical moment for lawmakers on the fence.

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Committee Democrats Prepare For Highly Anticipated Robert Mueller Hearings

Friday, July 19, 2019

Members of Congress and their staffs are studying old film, reviewing the special counsel report and preparing for a lot of terse responses, they told reporters.

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Members Of Congress Prepare For Mueller Hearings

Friday, July 19, 2019

Lawmakers in Congress are revealing more about how they'll handle Robert Mueller's testimony, who will be able to question him and which areas they will focus on at his hearing next week.

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House Holds Attorney General And Commerce Secretary In Contempt Over Census Probe

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Democrats have demanded documents related to the origins of Trump administration's decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census. The effort to add the question was ultimately halted.

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Fired Over Too Much Tupac? A Rap-Loving Bureaucrat From Iowa Says He Hopes Not

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

The former head of Iowa's Department of Human Services says that, ideally, his dismissal will lead to "having open discussions about race and what we have in common, instead of what separates us."

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House Votes To Condemn Trump's 'Racist Comments'

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Four Republicans and one independent joined Democrats in passing a resolution on Trump's attacks on four congresswomen. The vote followed bitter debate that temporarily paralyzed the chamber.

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Election Security Legislation Stalled On Capitol Hill

Sunday, July 14, 2019

Legislation to secure federal elections is languishing in the Senate despite bipartisan concern over foreign interference.

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Congress Delays Robert Mueller Hearings One Week Amid Dispute Over Questions

Friday, July 12, 2019

The former special counsel now is scheduled to appear on Capitol Hill on July 24 following discontent over the ground rules for the House Judiciary and intelligence committees.

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Rep. Amash Hasn't Ruled Out Running For President As A Third-Party Candidate

Friday, July 12, 2019

Rep. Justin Amash left the Republican Party and gave up his committee assignments in the House. It's unclear what kind of power an independent can wield or whether he'll decide to run for president.

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National Politics Roundup: Unrest at the NRA and Big Tech Makes Another Foe in Nancy Pelosi

Wednesday, July 03, 2019

Is Nancy Pelosi cracking down on big tech?  

Pelosi's Relationship With Big Tech Shifts As Privacy And Antitrust Questions Mount

Tuesday, July 02, 2019

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg called the House speaker to discuss an altered video of her. She didn't call back but met with his former partner, who has urged breaking up the social media giant.

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Turmoil At The NRA: TV Channel Ends, Lobbyist Resigns, A New Hill Probe Begins

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

National Rifle Association CEO Wayne LaPierre announced NRATV will stop production, a top lobbyist for the group stepped down and allegations persist of financial misconduct.

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NRA Online TV Network Will Shut Down Amid Allegations Of Financial Misconduct

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

The National Rifle Association has cancelled production on its internet television channel amid a growing controversy over how money at the organization is being spent.

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Lawmakers Express Concern About Prospect Of A Military Conflict With Iran

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Both Republicans and Democrats want more details on the Trump administration's policy on Iran, and some in Congress argue there needs to be a new authorization for any military operation.

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Congress Raises Questions On How Deep Fake Technologies Could Affect 2020 Campaign

Thursday, June 13, 2019

The House Intelligence Committee examined the rise of deep fake videos and the challenges they place on social media platforms and the subjects of the videos who could be misrepresented in them.

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