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House passes voting legislation that includes two voting bills

The House approved this measure ahead of President Biden's visit to Capitol Hill

Originally Published: 13 JAN 22 06:04 ET Updated: 13 JAN 22 11:30 ET By Clare Foran, CNN (CNN) -- The House of Representatives on Thursday passed voting legislation ahead of a visit from President Joe Biden to Capitol Hill to…

WATCH NOW: President Biden to deliver remarks before departure

The president will attempt to get all Democrats on board with his agenda before heading overseas

President Joe Biden is headed to Capitol Hill on Thursday, Oct. 28, to deliver last-minute remarks before heading overseas. He will attempt to get all Democrats behind his social spending and climate policy agenda. President Biden arrived to the Capitol…

Biden vows 'we're going to get this done'

As Democrats attempt to overcome divisions to enact key agenda items

Originally Published: 01 OCT 21 15:05 ET Updated: 01 OCT 21 16:58 ET By Melanie Zanona, Lauren Fox, Ryan Nobles, Clare Foran and Daniella Diaz, CNN (CNN) -- President Joe Biden vowed on Friday that Democrats will deliver on their…

House narrowly approves $1.9B to fortify Capitol after riot

Passage came a day after the House passed commission legislation

By LISA MASCARO and MARY CLARE JALONICK Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) - The House has narrowly approved $1.9 billion to fortify the Capitol after the Jan. 6 insurrection. Democrats pushed past opposition from Republicans to provide emergency funding to harden…

The #IAmVanessaGuillen Bill to be introduced on Capitol Hill this week

"More Fort Hood soldiers have died in homicides than in battle since 2016."

WASHINGTON- The #IAmVanessaGuillen bill, which honors Fort Hood soldier and Houston-native Spc. Vanessa Guillen, will be introduced on Capitol Hill Wednesday. Natalie Khawam, the lawyer representing the Guillen family, made a post on social media over the weekend announcing the…

Boeing a major lobbying player on Capitol Hill

Boeing, one of the world's largest aircraft manufacturers, also is one of the biggest players in the Washington influence game -- spending millions to lobby Congress and the executive branch each year.

Cohen questions Trump's Vietnam War deferment

It can be hard in this communist capital to avoid vestiges of the conflict known here as the American War. The Hanoi Hilton, a ruefully nicknamed prison, is the city's main tourist site. The Metropole Hotel, Hanoi's finest, has an underground bomb shelter that's been restored for tours.

Source: Michael Cohen expected to testify about Trump

President Donald Trump's former fixer and personal attorney Michael Cohen expressed contrition Tuesday upon his return to Capitol Hill, apologizing to the Senate Intelligence Committee for the lies he told during his 2017 testimony, according to multiple sources familiar with his interview.

What needs to happen now to avert a government shutdown

A tentative border security deal has been agreed to on Capitol Hill, but there is still more work to be done in Washington before a partial government shutdown can be averted -- and there are plenty of opportunities along the way for a deal to be derailed.