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AP
July 16, 2019 - 7:50 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) - In a remarkable political repudiation, the Democratic-led House voted Tuesday night to condemn President Donald Trump's "racist comments'' against four congresswomen of color, despite protestations by Trump's Republican congressional allies and his own insistence he hasn't "a...
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AP
February 27, 2019 - 7:24 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Democratic-controlled House on Wednesday approved a measure requiring federal background checks for all firearms sales and transfers, the first major gun control legislation considered by Congress in nearly 25 years. Democrats called the 240-190 vote a major step to end the...
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AP
September 27, 2018 - 2:21 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal says he believes Christine Blasey Ford's sexual assault accusations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, saying she has provided the country with "an amazing teaching moment." The Democratic member of the Senate Judiciary...
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