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House passes bill aimed at preventing another Jan. 6

The House proposed changes to the Electoral Count Act

Originally Published: 21 SEP 22 05:07 ET Updated: 21 SEP 22 17:27 ET By Annie Grayer, Jessica Dean, Kristin Wilson and Daniella Diaz, CNN (CNN) -- The House passed legislation Wednesday introduced by GOP Rep. Liz Cheney of Wyoming and…

Senates votes to pass $40 billion Ukraine aid package

Ukraine continues to fight back against Russia's attacks

Originally Published: 19 MAY 22 05:01 ET Updated: 19 MAY 22 13:17 ET By Ali Zaslav, Clare Foran and Ellie Kaufman, CNN (CNN) -- The Senate voted Thursday to pass a roughly $40 billion bill to send aid to Ukraine…

House to vote on bill to prevent domestic terrorism

Vote comes after the wake of Buffalo mass shooting

Originally Published: 18 MAY 22 05:13 ET Updated: 18 MAY 22 10:32 ET By Clare Foran, CNN (CNN) -- The House of Representatives is expected to vote Wednesday on a bill aimed at preventing domestic terrorism and combating the threat…

House to vote on $40 billion Ukraine aid bill

The House is expected to vote on Tuesday evening

Originally Published: 10 MAY 22 15:37 ET Updated: 10 MAY 22 16:13 ET By Clare Foran, Kristin Wilson and Annie Grayer, CNN (CNN) -- The Democratic-led House of Representatives is expected to vote Tuesday evening on a nearly $40 billion…

House to vote to extend debt ceiling through early December

The temporary debt limit extension is only a short-term fix

Originally Published: 12 OCT 21 05:14 ET Updated: 12 OCT 21 08:06 ET By Clare Foran, CNN (CNN) -- The House of Representatives is expected to vote Tuesday to extend the nation's debt limit through early December after the Senate…

Biden to speak after infrastructure wins

Following the Senate passage of his infrastructure bill and budget resolution

Originally Published: 11 AUG 21 11:47 ET By Maegan Vazquez, CNN (CNN) -- President Joe Biden is set to deliver remarks from the White House Wednesday afternoon addressing his recovery agenda following the Senate passage of his infrastructure bill and…

Tensions in the House boil over

Following 1/6 hearing and mask rule

Originally Published: 31 JUL 21 09:01 ET Updated: 31 JUL 21 10:23 ET By Annie Grayer, CNN (CNN) -- Democratic Rep. Jim Himes of Connecticut did not want to lose his cool, but he said this week he couldn't help…

Eviction moratorium to expire Saturday

House leaves town without passing extension

Originally Published: 30 JUL 21 10:29 ET Updated: 30 JUL 21 19:58 ET By Annie Grayer, Phil Mattingly, Kristin Wilson and Melanie Zanona, CNN (CNN) -- An eviction moratorium for renters from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention…

House passes $715 billion transportation and water infrastructure bill

Vote was 221-201 with two Republicans voting with Democrats in favor

Originally Published: 01 JUL 21 07:03 ET Updated: 01 JUL 21 11:15 ET By Clare Foran, CNN (CNN) -- The House of Representatives voted on Thursday to approve a $715 billion transportation and water infrastructure bill focused on improving and…

How the narrow Senate majority will shape Biden's presidency

Originally Published: 20 JAN 21 08:09 ET By Lauren Fox, CNN (CNN) -- In a matter of hours, President Joe Biden will inherit a Democratic-controlled House of Representatives and Senate. But the narrow majorities in both chambers will challenge his…

House Republicans again block passage of disaster aid bill

For the second time in a week, a House Republican has blocked the passage of a more than $19 billion disaster relief bill, further delaying the approval of funds that cleared the Senate last week with overwhelming bipartisan support.

House panel authorizes subpoena for Mueller report

The House Judiciary Committee on Wednesday approved a subpoena to obtain the full confidential report from special counsel Robert Mueller, sending a warning to Attorney General William Barr not to redact Mueller's report and setting the stage for a clash between Congress and the Trump administration.

House Dems to hold vote on sweeping legislative proposal

The House of Representatives on Friday passed a key priority of the new Democratic majority: A sweeping legislative proposal that Democrats call HR 1 that seeks to enact wide-ranging ethics reform, expand voting rights and mandate the disclosure of presidential tax returns.

Key House Democrat: No timeline on requesting Trump's tax returns

Rep. Richard Neal, the only Democrat on Capitol Hill who can formally request Trump's tax returns using IRS rules, said Tuesday evening that he is not clear on when he will request President Donald Trump's tax returns and that Neal will do it only after his committee has built his case in seeking them.

Nadler: Trump has attacked 'core functions' of democracy

House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler said Monday that President Donald Trump has attacked the "core functions" of American democracy and that congressional Democrats will hold him and his administration accountable with a sweeping investigation.

House Dems to act on anti-Semitism resolution

House Democratic leaders will bring to the floor Wednesday a resolution condemning anti-Semitism, a senior Democratic aide tells CNN, following outrage over comments made by Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar last week that insinuated pro-Israel groups are pushing "allegiance to a foreign country."