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Here’s Where the GOP Tax Bill Stands Right Now

Here’s Where the GOP Tax Bill Stands Right Now

The House tax-writing committee finished its second day of work Tuesday to hammer out the details of the Republican tax cut plan. Here are the latest developments, updated throughout the day:
Here’s Where the GOP Tax Plan Stands Right Now

Here’s Where the GOP Tax Plan Stands Right Now

The Senate tax-writing committee began hammering out the details of its tax cut proposal on Monday. The House may vote on its bill as soon as Thursday. Here are the latest developments, updated
Senate Panel Approves Plan, Dangers Lie Ahead: Tax Debate Update

Senate Panel Approves Plan, Dangers Lie Ahead: Tax Debate Update

House Republicans passed their tax-overhaul bill on Thursday as Senate tax writers sent their proposal to make individual breaks temporary and repeal a key part of the Obamacare law to the Senate
The 12 House Republicans Who Voted Against the Tax Bill

The 12 House Republicans Who Voted Against the Tax Bill

The House passed a tax overhaul Tuesday in a 227-203 vote that stayed mostly along party lines, except for the 12 Republicans voting no.
Mississippi's Harper Is Fifth GOP Committee Chairman to Retire

Mississippi's Harper Is Fifth GOP Committee Chairman to Retire

Representative Gregg Harper, a Mississippi Republican who is chairman of the Committee on House Administration, said Thursday he’ll retire this year, making him the fifth GOP House committee chairman
Marijuana Crackdown by Sessions Leaves GOP Fearing 2018 Backlash

Marijuana Crackdown by Sessions Leaves GOP Fearing 2018 Backlash

The Justice Department’s decision to free federal prosecutors to enforce marijuana laws in states that have legalized the drug adds to the political burdens of congressional Republicans trying to hold
California Republican Issa Says He Won’t Seek Re-Election

California Republican Issa Says He Won’t Seek Re-Election

Republican Representative Darrell Issa of California says he will not seek re-election after serving out his ninth term in Congress.
House Republicans Hitting Exits at Twice the Pace of Democrats

House Republicans Hitting Exits at Twice the Pace of Democrats

California Republican Darrell Issa said Wednesday he won’t seek re-election this year, bringing the number of House GOP members who have left or are leaving in this election cycle to 38.
House Departures Give Democrats Hope of Winning GOP Strongholds

House Departures Give Democrats Hope of Winning GOP Strongholds

After a quarter century of easily winning re-election, California Republican Ed Royce was facing an unusually competitive contest this year in a U.S. House district that has swung from solidly
H-1B Visa Limits Pushed by Lawmaker With Tech Company Support

H-1B Visa Limits Pushed by Lawmaker With Tech Company Support

A California congressman, backed by U.S. technology companies, is pushing for the House to consider legislation that would narrow the number of eligible candidates for H-1B visas that are awarded to
Congress May Seek New VW Emissions-Cheating Probe

Congress May Seek New VW Emissions-Cheating Probe

Congress should investigate new allegations that Volkswagen AG diesel cars were sold overseas with rigged software after the company’s $14.7 billion settlement of a cheating scandal in the U.S., a
Trump to Visit California, Economic Engine and Hub of Resistance

Trump to Visit California, Economic Engine and Hub of Resistance

Donald Trump is headed to California on Tuesday for the first time as president.
In the Year of the Woman, These Are the Races to Watch

In the Year of the Woman, These Are the Races to Watch

From Democrat Kyrsten Sinema's bid for Jeff Flake's Senate seat to Republican Barbara Comstock's toughest challenge ever as the GOP tries to hang on to the House.
Issa Is Said to Be a Candidate to Become Trump’s New CFPB Chief

Issa Is Said to Be a Candidate to Become Trump’s New CFPB Chief

Representative Darrell Issa, the Republican lawmaker from California, is among the candidates who have been discussed as President Donald Trump gets closer to naming someone to run the Consumer
White House Aide Kraninger Is Trump's Choice for Consumer Agency

White House Aide Kraninger Is Trump's Choice for Consumer Agency

President Donald Trump has chosen Kathy Kraninger, a little-known White House budget aide, as director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, an administration official said.
Battle for House Control Runs Through California's Orange County

Battle for House Control Runs Through California's Orange County

A fierce battle over a handful of congressional seats in the Southern California bastion of Republicanism could determine both the GOP’s future in the state and the outcome of the national battle for
House Panels Give Ex-FBI Lawyer Two Last Chances to Testify

House Panels Give Ex-FBI Lawyer Two Last Chances to Testify

Former FBI lawyer Lisa Page is being given two final options to appear by the end of the week before two House committees investigating her anti-Trump text exchanges with a bureau agent in 2016 -- or
Republicans Call Trump Summit Remarks ‘Shameful’ and ‘Bizarre’

Republicans Call Trump Summit Remarks ‘Shameful’ and ‘Bizarre’

A growing number of Republican lawmakers harshly criticized President Donald Trump’s performance at a Monday news conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin, with House Speaker Paul Ryan saying
Rep. Darrell Issa on Trade War, Turkish Crisis and Omarosa Firing

Rep. Darrell Issa on Trade War, Turkish Crisis and Omarosa Firing

Rep. Darrell Issa, a California Republican, discusses U.S. trade policy, the financial crisis in Turkey and Omarosa Manigault-Newman's recording of her 2017 firing. He speaks with Bloomberg's Kevin
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