U.S. House of Representatives

President Barack Obama honors U.S. Rep. John Lewis with Medal of Freedom
Mike Dougherty
July 30, 2020 - 10:29 am
Longtime congressman and civil rights icon John Lewis will be laid to rest today after a funeral at the legendary church where Martin Luther King Jr. used to deliver sermons. Lewis died July 17 at age 80. Read more here.
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July 17, 2020 - 11:41 pm
Civil Rights icon and Georgia Congressman has died at the age of 80. According to reports, he died in Atlanta Friday and had been at home receiving hospice care. Lewis had been suffering from Stage 4 pancreatic cancer since December.
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Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., makes a statement ahead of a planned late-night vote on the coronavirus aid package deal at the Capitol in Washington, Friday, March 13, 2020.
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AP News
March 14, 2020 - 11:04 am
The House approved legislation Saturday to provide direct relief to Americans suffering physically, financially and emotionally from the coronavirus pandemic. Read more here.
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Impeachment managers, House Judiciary Committee Chairman, Rep. Jerrold Nadler, right, and House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, center, lead as  Rep. Zoe Lofgren and Rep. Jason Crow follow on their way to the Senate on Capitol Hill, Thursday.
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AP News
January 19, 2020 - 1:13 pm
Advocates for and against President Donald Trump gave no ground Sunday on his Senate impeachment trial, digging in on whether a crime is required for his conviction and removal and whether witnesses will be called. Read more here.
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Mike Fitzpatrick memorial service
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Jim Melwert
January 10, 2020 - 3:30 pm
Hundreds of people paid their final respects to former Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick, who died on Monday at the age of 56 after a long battle with melanoma. Read more here.
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Former U.S. Rep. Mike Fitzpatrick, R-Pa.
U.S. House of Representatives
KYW Staff
January 06, 2020 - 10:42 am
Former Bucks County Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick has died at the age of 56. Read more here.
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Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., meets with reporters on Wednesday, the morning after the House of Representatives voted to impeach President Donald Trump on charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress.
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AP News
December 22, 2019 - 3:22 pm
The White House argued Sunday that Speaker Nancy Pelosi has put herself in an untenable position by stalling House-passed articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump in hopes of shaping the upcoming Senate trial. Read more here.
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President Donald Trump meets with Rep. Jeff Van Drew, D-N.J., who is planning to switch his party affiliation, in the Oval Office of the White House, Thursday, Dec. 19, 2019, in Washington.
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AP News
December 19, 2019 - 3:24 pm
President Donald Trump announced Thursday that Rep. Jeff Van Drew, a New Jersey Democrat who broke with his party to vote against Trump's impeachment, is becoming a Republican.
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Rep. Jeff Van Drew speaks to members of the media outside a closed House Democrats organizational meeting.
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David Madden
December 14, 2019 - 6:19 pm
A possible change in the congressional lineup may involve a South Jersey Democrat. Read more here.
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Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi addresses an audience of hundreds at the Pa. Democratic Party's Inaugural Independence Dinner
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Antionette Lee
November 02, 2019 - 9:20 am
They had no choice. That's what House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said during a visit to Philadelphia, as the House passed a vote this week to lay out the rules for the impeachment inquiry into President Trump.
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