U.S. Capitol

Congress Returns To DC And Faces A Long Agenda

Lawmakers went back to work on Sept. 9 after their summer recess.


1:20President Donald Trump
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NOAA Reportedly Told Staff Not To Contradict Trump On Dorian's Path

1:45OxyContin pills
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Purdue Pharma Says Opioid Settlement Talks Are Not Over

1:18Hong Kong protesters carry American flags on their way to the U.S. consulate
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Hong Kong Once Again Warns Against Foreign Interference In Protests

1:31A U.S. Air Force jet
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The Air Force Is Reviewing International Layover Guidelines For Crews

1:49Migrants who crossed the border surrender near El Paso, TX
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The Backlog At The Border May Affect Pre-Vetted Refugees. Here's Why

1:27House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler

House Committee Takes Formal Steps Toward Impeachment Investigation

0:47Former South Carolina Gov. and Rep. Mark Sanford
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Mark Sanford Will Challenge President Trump In Republican Primary

1:02Cuban Flag
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U.S. Limits How Much Money Cuban Americans Can Send Family In Cuba

1:12Hundreds of people gather to protest treatment of migrants and refugees in the U.S.
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White House Considering Sharp Reduction In Refugees Accepted Into U.S.

6:33Newsy sits down with Ambassador Dennis Ross to discuss his new book.

Ambassador: Leadership Requires Putting Country Over Politics

1:20People gather around a memorial for victims outside Walmart in El Paso, Texas
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8chan Tells Congress How It Dealt With Recent Shooting Manifestos

2:00Students at graduation ceremony
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99% Of Applications Denied In Federal Student Loan Forgiveness Program

5:27Syrian refugee holds an American flag
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A Fraction Of Global Refugees Resettle In The U.S. Who Are They?

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Pakistan Warns 'Fullest Possible Response' In Kashmir Dispute

1:12A woman touches a cross at a memorial in El Paso.
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Texas Governor Issues 8 Executive Orders In Response To Mass Shootings

1:20Construction of the border wall along the U.S.-Mexico border.
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Defense Department Announces Where It Plans To Build New Border Wall

2:35Congressman Jesús "Chuy" García (IL / D) and Chicago immigrant supporters remind public that DACA Is still not safe
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Chicago 'Dreamers' Remind Public That DACA Is Still Not Safe

4:01A man fills out his Federal background check paperwork.
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How Federal Background Checks For Gun Sales Fall Short

1:45Syrian refugees approach border gate in Kilis, Turkey.
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Erdogan Says He'll Flood West With Refugees If No 'Safe Zone' In Syria

0:56A Chinese steel worker
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U.S. Imposes Duties On Steel From China And Mexico After Investigation

0:57Former White House counsel Greg Craig
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Former White House Lawyer Found Not Guilty Of Lying To Investigators

3:17A boy from Honduras watches a movie at a detention facility run by the U.S. Border Patrol on September 8, 2014 in McAllen, TX
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Inspector General: Migrant Children Experienced Trauma At Facilities

0:47Rep. Jerry Nadler
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House Judiciary Subpoenas Homeland Security Over Pardon Allegations


Asian American Voters Say They're Ready To Have An Impact In 2020

1:12Mike Pompeo
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Mike Pompeo Reportedly Declines To Sign Afghan Peace Agreement

1:30A chalk message at a memorial for victims of the mass shooting in West Texas
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West Texas Gunman Was Previously Barred From Buying Firearms

2:05War damaged buildings in Mocha, Yemen
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U.N. Faults U.S., Western Arms Sales For Deepening Suffering In Yemen

2:55A protester holds a sign urging climate debate
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How Did Climate Change Become Such An Issue For 2020?

1:22Officer stands in doorway of polling station in the U.K.
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Why The U.K. Might Hold Another Snap Election

1:04The State Department seal on the lecturn
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U.S. Announces Sanctions Against Iran's Civilian Space Program