Congress

File photo of pharmaceuticals seen in North Andover, Mass.
Elise Amendola/AP Photo, File
AP News
November 17, 2019 - 3:25 pm
The White House is ramping up its push to get a bill through Congress that curbs prescription drug costs, feeling a new urgency as the impeachment investigation advances amid the 2020 election campaign.
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Roger Stone
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AP News
November 15, 2019 - 11:58 am
Roger Stone, a longtime friend and ally of President Donald Trump, was found guilty Friday of witness tampering and lying to Congress about his pursuit of Russian-hacked emails damaging to Hillary Clinton’s 2016 election bid. Read more here.
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Insulin
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Justin Udo
November 14, 2019 - 2:01 pm
Lawmakers, and people affected by diabetes, are using the occasion of World Diabetes Day to call for changes to the cost of the medicine used to fight the illness.
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Maya Rockeymoore Cummings
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AP News
November 12, 2019 - 12:48 pm
Maya Rockeymoore Cummings, the widow of U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings, has resigned as Maryland's Democratic Party chair to run for her late husband's congressional seat. Read more here.
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Joseph Tucker watches as Makizah Cotton makes an argument in civics class at Chatham Central High School in Bear Creek, N.C., on Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019.
Allen G. Breed/AP Photo
AP News
November 08, 2019 - 8:16 am
The 10th graders in Aedrin Albright's civics class at a rural North Carolina high school had done their homework, and now it was time to decide: Should President Donald Trump be impeached?
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William Hughes and Joe Biden
Stockton University
David Madden
October 31, 2019 - 1:08 pm
Former South Jersey Democrat Congressman William Hughes died Wednesday at his home in Ocean City. He was 87.
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File photo of Congressman John Conyers from 2016, seen during a ceremony for former U.S. Sen. Carl Levin, in Detroit.
Carlos Osorio/AP Photo, File
AP News
October 27, 2019 - 5:02 pm
Former U.S. Rep. John Conyers, one of the longest-serving members of Congress, has died. He was 90.
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National Transportation Safety Committee investigator Nurcahyo Utomo holds a model of an airplane during a press conference in Jakarta, Indonesia, Friday, Oct. 25, 2019.
Tatan Syuflana/AP
AP News
October 25, 2019 - 4:29 pm
Indonesian investigators found plenty of blame to go around for a Boeing 737 Max crash that killed 189 people a year ago.
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testifies before a House Financial Services Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2019, on Facebook's impact on the financial services and housing sectors.
Andrew Harnik/AP Photo
AP News
October 24, 2019 - 8:05 pm
Facebook reiterated its policy of not removing misleading or bogus political ads Thursday, clarifying its own policies after CEO Mark Zuckerberg offered Congress confusing and sometimes incomplete testimony on the subject.
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Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., speaks during a luncheon at the National Press Club in Washington.
Patrick Semansky/AP Photo, File
AP News
October 17, 2019 - 6:01 am
Maryland Rep. Elijah E. Cummings died early Thursday at Johns Hopkins Hospital due to complications from longstanding health challenges, his congressional office said. He was 68.
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