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The United States Congress is the bicameral legislature of the Federal Government of the United States. The legislature consists of two chambers: the House of Representatives and the Senate.

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'Enough is enough': AAP says no 'rollback' in candidates even if Congress approaches them now

AAP finally decides to go solo.
DNA - Published

RJD asks Congress to scale down its demand from 11 seats to 8 or contest the Lok Sabha polls on all 40 seats in Bihar


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Videos for United States Congress

U.S. Youth Plan Washington Rally To Protest Climate Change Inaction [Video]U.S. Youth Plan Washington Rally To Protest Climate Change Inaction

According to Reuters, Hundreds of youngsters are planning to skip school to join a rally in Washington on Friday as part of what organizers are calling an international Youth Climate Strike to seek..

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Colombian Duque's Bid to Change Peace Deal Rattles Sabers [Video]Colombian Duque's Bid to Change Peace Deal Rattles Sabers

According to Reuters, President Ivan Duque’s call for changes to key peace legislation has prompted former rebels to warn he has put Colombia on the path to war. However, with his government on a..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:34Published

Sen. Gillibrand formally launches presidential bid [Video]Sen. Gillibrand formally launches presidential bid

U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand formally launched her presidential bid on Sunday morning, announcing she will deliver her first major speech next week in front of Trump International Hotel in New York..

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Trump Vetoes Senate Resolution To Strike Down Border Wall State Of Emergency [Video]Trump Vetoes Senate Resolution To Strike Down Border Wall State Of Emergency

President Trump vetoed a resolution that would have terminated his national emergency declaration to build additional mileage of physical barriers along the US-Mexico border on Friday. The veto is the..

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Trump Vetoes Measure To End Wall Declaration [Video]Trump Vetoes Measure To End Wall Declaration

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump issued the first veto of his presidency on Friday to block a measure passed by Democrats and Republicans in Congress that would terminate his emergency..

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Donald Trump uses first veto of presidency to protect border wall plans [Video]Donald Trump uses first veto of presidency to protect border wall plans

President Donald Trump has issued the first veto of his presidency, overruling Congress to protect his emergency declaration for border wall funding. Flanked by law enforcement officials as well as the..

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Trump vetoes measure against border 'emergency' [Video]Trump vetoes measure against border 'emergency'

President Donald Trump on Friday vetoed a congressional measure to end his emergency declaration to get funds to build a wall at the U.S. border with Mexico. Vanessa Johnston reports.

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Trump Vetoes Resolution Blocking His Emergency Declaration [Video]Trump Vetoes Resolution Blocking His Emergency Declaration

The president's declaration gives him access to certain government funding to pay for a border wall without going through Congress.

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Trump vetoes lawmakers' measure against border wall [Video]Trump vetoes lawmakers' measure against border wall

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday vetoed a measure to terminate his emergency declaration over a border wall, striking back at Republican and Democratic lawmakers who opposed the controversial move..

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Trump Issues First Veto After Congress Votes To Block National Emergency [Video]Trump Issues First Veto After Congress Votes To Block National Emergency

President Trump vetoed a congressional resolution that blocked his national emergency declaration. 12 Republicans joined Senate Democrats in voting to block Trump's declaration on March 14. In..

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President Trump's First Veto Came After a Historic Rebuke From Congress [Video]President Trump's First Veto Came After a Historic Rebuke From Congress

President Donald Trump issued the first veto of his presidency on Friday, overruling Congress to protect his emergency declaration for border wall funding.

Credit: Time     Duration: 00:31Published

U.S. Youth Rally In Washington Protests Climate Inaction [Video]U.S. Youth Rally In Washington Protests Climate Inaction

According to Reuters, hundreds of youngsters skipped school to rally in Washington on Friday as part of what organizers called an international youth climate strike to seek action on climate change...

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Students Around the World Protest Climate Change Inaction [Video]Students Around the World Protest Climate Change Inaction

Youth Climate Strike events were set to take place in more than 100 countries and territories, including almost every state in the U.S.

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Beto's secret life as a teenage hacker [Video]Beto's secret life as a teenage hacker

Reuters has learned that when he was growing up in El Paso, Texas, the kid who would grow up to be Democratic presidential hopeful Beto O'Rourke was a member of one of the earliest - and most..

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Judge Sets Roger Stone's Court Date [Video]Judge Sets Roger Stone's Court Date

​Stone has been charged with lying about his efforts to contact WikiLeaks in 2016.

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Bipartisan Rebuke On Wall In The Senate [Video]Bipartisan Rebuke On Wall In The Senate

On Thursday the U.S. Senate rallied against President Donald Trump by voting to end his border emergency declaration, as 12 Republicans joined Democrats to deliver a second blow in as many days to the..

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House Of Representatives Wants Muellers Report To Be Public [Video]House Of Representatives Wants Muellers Report To Be Public

On Thursday the U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly approved a non-binding resolution calling for Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s upcoming report on his probe into Russia’s role in the..

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The Trump Administration's Relationship With Boeing Is Under Scrutiny After Crashes [Video]The Trump Administration's Relationship With Boeing Is Under Scrutiny After Crashes

Patrick Shanahan, Acting Secretary of Defense, told Congress that he welcomes an inspector general investigation into whether he violated any ethics rules by promoting Boeing Co. products while serving..

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Congress Passes 2 Bills in Contrast to Trump Policy [Video]Congress Passes 2 Bills in Contrast to Trump Policy

The Republican-controlled Senate voted against Trump administration policies twice in one week.

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U.S. Senate rebukes Trump over wall but he vows veto [Video]U.S. Senate rebukes Trump over wall but he vows veto

The U.S. Senate on Thursday rebuked President Donald Trump for the second time this week, with 12 Republicans joining Democrats to end Trump's emergency declaration at the southern border. Vanessa..

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Where Does Beto O'Rourke Fit in This Field? [Video]Where Does Beto O'Rourke Fit in This Field?

Former Rep. Beto O'Rourke has entered the presidential race. But now that he's in, many are watching to see if he runs as a moderate or progressive.

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Mnuchin Determined To Protect Trump's Tax Returns From Prying Eyes Of Congressional Dems [Video]Mnuchin Determined To Protect Trump's Tax Returns From Prying Eyes Of Congressional Dems

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Thursday that he would shield President Donald Trump’s tax returns from Congress. According to Reuters, Mnuchin's remarks could be signalling the..

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Court: Remington Can be Sued Over Sandy Hook Shooting [Video]Court: Remington Can be Sued Over Sandy Hook Shooting

​The plaintiffs say Remington "knowingly marketed, advertised, and promoted" its military-style rifle to civilians.

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Senate votes down Trump's 'national emergency' [Video]Senate votes down Trump's 'national emergency'

The U.S. Senate on Thursday joined the House of Representatives in passing legislation that would defy President Donald Trump by terminating the national emergency on the southern border that he..

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Lok Sabha polls 2019: Late Cong leader Ambareesh's wife Sumalatha to contest from Mandya seat as independent candidate

Flanked by Kannada actors Yash and Darshan, Sumalatha said her decision to fight the elections from Mandya would cost the Congress dear as it would be very tough for the party to make a comeback in..
DNA - Published

NC to contest all six seats from Jammu and Kashmir in Lok Sabha polls

The National Conference Monday decided to contest all six Lok Sabha seats in the state, but has left a slim possibility of an alliance with the Congress "based on the national scenario".
IndiaTimes - Published

'Enough is enough': No alliance with Congress in Delhi, says AAP

A day after declaring its candidate for the seventh Lok Sabha seat, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Monday made it clear that there would be neither any alliance with the Congress nor a rollback of any of..
IndiaTimes - Published

Will unite entire country by founding national party if necessary: TRS chief

Accusing the BJP and the Congress of failing to meet the aspirations of the people, Telangana chief ninister K Chandrasekhar Rao has said that he would start a national party "if necessary" to herald..
IndiaTimes - Published

After Mayawati, Akhilesh Yadav asks Congress not to spread confusion


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Congress free to field its candidates in all Lok Sabha seats of UP: Mayawati

BSP chief Mayawati on Monday advised the Congress to refrain from spreading confusion by leaving seven Lok Sabha seats for the SP-BSP-RLD alliance in Uttar Pradesh. In a series of tweets, she said the..
IndiaTimes - Published

'You are free to contest all 80 LS seats in UP': Mayawati snubs Congress, says SP-BSP can defeat BJP on its own

Mayawati said the Congress should feel free to contest in all 80 seats in UP and should not spread the rumour of leaving 7 seats for SP-BSP-RLD alliance.
DNA - Published

Congress writes to Goa guv, again lays claim to form govt

Congress staked claim to form the government once again following CM Manohar Parrikar's death on Sunday. With BJP's strength in the assembly down to 12 MLAs, the Congress delegation submitted a fresh..
IndiaTimes - Published

Sauni scheme aimed at misleading voters: Congress

Congress also demanded clarity on the increased expenditure on the scheme that has crossed the budget, number of dams benifitted with the scheme and the quality of Narmada dam structure.
DNA - Published

Poll list: BJP to wait and watch

Party plans to wait for Congress's candidate list; confident of winning all 26 seats
DNA - Published

Congress calls off Left alliance discussion

The decision was announced by state president Somen Mitra after the Left announced a list of candidates before talks could come to a close.
DNA - Published

Satta bazaar in Rajasthan bets on BJP crossing 250, NDA 300

Bookies were predicting about 280 seats for NDA prior to the airstrike, with BJP winning over 200 seats. But the mood has changed after the Balakot airstrike, they now say. The bazaar believes that the..
IndiaTimes - Published

BJP leaders turn 'chowkidars', corner Congress on jibe likening PM to terrorists


IndiaTimes - Published

Justice PC Ghose set to be named India's 1st Lokpal

Justice Ghose, 66, retired as SC judge in May 2017. He has been a member of the National Human Rights Commission since June 29, 2017. A person who is or has been the CJI or a SC judge is eligible for..
IndiaTimes - Published

Lok Sabha elections: Congress calls off seat-sharing deal with Left Front in Bengal


IndiaTimes - Published

Coalition troubles, family politics and lack of winnable candidates makes parties scout for candidates

The troubles associated with coalition politics between JD(S) and Congress, the family politics in JD(S) and lack of winnable horses in the BJP stable is hurting the three major political parties...
IndiaTimes - Published

'Main Bhi Chowkidar' diverting people's attention, says Kamal Nath

The chief minister who addressed a series of gathering in favour of Congress said, "There have been more attacks on the country during his (Modi) tenure. His party was in power at the Centre when an..
IndiaTimes - Published

Colombian Duque's bid to change peace deal rattles sabers, but war unlikely

President Ivan Duque's call for changes to key peace legislation has prompted former rebels to warn he has put Colombia on the path to war, but with his government on a weak footing in Congress, major..
Reuters - Published

Congress says it will solve Naga problem if voted to power


IndiaTimes - Published

Omar open to alliance in J&K if Congress agrees to seat-sharing offer


IndiaTimes - Published

People will make the right choice in upcoming elections: Arun Jaitley

Jaitley said while in the NDA government, the last word belonged to the Prime Minister, there is a "tug of war" on the issue of leader in the coalition proposed by the opposition parties, including..
IndiaTimes - Published

Congress indulging in politics of abuses, BJP will not retaliate: Prakash Javadekar

The Congress is indulging in "politics of abuses" but the BJP will not retaliate and let the people give the response in the parliamentary election, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar said Sunday.
IndiaTimes - Published

Congress leaves seven seats for SP-BSP-RLD bigwigs


IndiaTimes - Published

Congress leaves seven LS seats in Uttar Pradesh for SP, BSP and RLD

The Congress, which had earlier announced its intentions to contest from all 80 LS seats in UP, announced that it will leave vacant 7 seats for SP, BSP and RLD. "These include Mainpuri, Kannauj,..
IndiaTimes - Published

Parrikar's health ‘dips’, BJP looks for a new Goa CM

As news of Goa chief minister Manohar Parrikar’s health condition having worsened was doing the rounds, BJP swung into action on Saturday to protect its government after Congress wrote to the..
IndiaTimes - Published

He quit MNC job to work for youth Congress

Srivatsa's helping build Youth Congress' campaign team across a dozen states around the country, making the Congress get ready for the big 2019 wrestle.
DNA - Published

Uttarakhand ex-CM Khanduri's son joins Congress, may be fielded from dad's Pauri seat

Welcoming him into the party fold, Rahul Gandhi said: "I am happy that he is sitting here on the stage and I will tell you why he is sitting here.
IndiaTimes - Published

Bihar's grand alliance to announce seat sharing for Lok Sabha election on March 18

Earlier, the joint press conference was scheduled to be held in Patna on March 17 (Sunday). But the GA leaders on Saturday decided to defer it by a day as the major allies- RJD and Congress- remained..
IndiaTimes - Published

Grand alliance in Bihar to announce seat sharing for LS polls on Monday: Manjhi

The 'Mahagathbandhan', as the grand alliance is called in local parlance, comprises old allies like the Congress and the RJD, besides new entrants such as Upendra Kushwaha's RLSP, the HAM(S), Sharad..
IndiaTimes - Published

Congress stakes claim to form government in Goa


IndiaTimes - Published

BJP MP BC Khanduri's son Manish joins Congress, likely to be fielded from Pauri Lok Sabha seat

Speculation is rife that the Congress might field Manish Khanduri from Pauri, a Lok Sabha seat held by his father.
DNA - Published

BJP vs Congress: Whom will Seven Sisters pledge their troth?

Northeast states - which accounts for 25 MPs - is proving to be crucial for both camps as dust is yet to settle after protests over the Citizenship Amendment Bill
DNA - Published

Trump vetoes measure to end his emergency declaration on border wall

By Jeff Mason and Roberta Rampton WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump issued the first veto of his presidency on Friday to block a measure passed by Democrats and Republicans in Congress that..
Firstpost - Published

Lok Sabha Election 2019: Primary education on top in Congress manifesto

The party also plans to increase spending on education to 6 per cent of the GDP in the coming years
DNA - Published

Trump vetoes lawmakers' measure against border wall

By Jeff Mason and Roberta Rampton WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Friday vetoed a measure to terminate his emergency declaration over a border wall, striking back at Republican and..
Firstpost - Published

U.S. youth rally in Washington protests climate inaction

By Lee Van Der Voo WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Hundreds of youngsters skipped school to rally in Washington on Friday as part of what organizers called an international youth climate strike to seek action..
Firstpost - Published

Lok Sabha Election 2019: CPI(M)-led Left Front releases list of 25 candidates in West Bengal

"In some seats, there could be candidates jointly supported by the Congress and the Left Front," he added.
DNA - Published

What's stopping NDA from initiating action against Nirav Modi, asks Congress


IndiaTimes - Published

No alliance trouble in any state: Congress


IndiaTimes - Published

If voted to power Congress will fill all government posts lying vacant in Odisha: Rahul Gandhi


IndiaTimes - Published

Congress wants Modi biopic banned during Lok Sabha election phase


IndiaTimes - Published

Rahul Gandhi to address election rally in Arunachal on Mar 19

Election to the 60-member Arunachal Pradesh Assembly and the two Lok Sabha seats in the state will be held on April 11. The Congress will announce the names of the candidates for the polls in the state..
IndiaTimes - Published

Congress tries to weaken Mayawati’s hold on Dalits

Mayawati had made it clear on Tuesday that there shall be no alliance with Congress in any state, forget UP, ending any hope of Congress leadership to seal a deal with BSP and SP in the last moment.
IndiaTimes - Published

Congress promises increase in healthcare spending, Healthcare Act if voted to power


IndiaTimes - Published

Congress may include Healthcare Act promise in manifesto: Rahul Gandhi


IndiaTimes - Published

Nobody has hurt India's global reputation more than Modi government: Congress


IndiaTimes - Published

Congress manifesto may promise sedition law repeal

Bid To Boost 'Democratic Dissent'
IndiaTimes - Published

Mexico's Congress OKs new national guard championed by Lopez Obrador

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's Congress on Thursday approved President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador's plan to create a national guard, a key piece of the government's strategy to rein in gang violence..
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