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The United States House of Representatives is the lower house of the United States Congress, with the Senate being the upper house. Together they compose the national bicameral legislature of the United States.

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Democrats, doctors urge more action from Gov. Ron DeSantis as Delta variant spreads [Video]

Democrats, doctors urge more action from Gov. Ron DeSantis as Delta variant spreads

Democrats in the U.S. House and a group of Florida physicians called on the governor Thursday to take increased actions as the more infectious Delta variant rages in Florida.

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Pelosi defends nixing McCarthy's Jan 6 committee picks [Video]

Pelosi defends nixing McCarthy's Jan 6 committee picks

[NFA] U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday defended her decision to reject two of the five Republican lawmakers that House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy named to a special committee probing the..

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House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy is pulling his five Republican members selected to join the House committee that’s investigating the January 6 insurrection, following House Speaker Nancy..

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McCarthy rips Pelosi for 'egregious abuse of power' [Video]

McCarthy rips Pelosi for 'egregious abuse of power'

[NFA] House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy on Wednesday withdrew his five nominees to serve on the special committee probing the deadly Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol after Democratic House Speaker Nancy..

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See what Liz Cheney had to say about McCarthy [Video]

See what Liz Cheney had to say about McCarthy

Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) blasted House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy’s (R-CA) decision to pull all Republicans from the select committee investigating the January 6 attack on the Capitol.

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Ex-Trump Official Calls Out GOP [Video]

Ex-Trump Official Calls Out GOP

Miles Taylor, who worked in Homeland Security under Donald Trump, fears the worst if Republicans retake the House of Representatives.

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Acosta: Trump is a dictator making a comeback [Video]

Acosta: Trump is a dictator making a comeback

CNN’s Dana Bash and Jim Acosta discuss the implications of House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) meeting with President Donald Trump.

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Rep. Thompson explains why McCarthy should appoint Republicans to Jan. 6 committee [Video]

Rep. Thompson explains why McCarthy should appoint Republicans to Jan. 6 committee

CNN’s Jim Acosta talks to Democratic Rep. Bennie Thompson, chair of the House select committee investigating the January 6 insurrection, about whether House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy will..

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'If that's what it takes': Clyburn on if Trump should testify [Video]

'If that's what it takes': Clyburn on if Trump should testify

House Minority Whip James Clyburn (D-SC) says that he doesn’t want former President Donald Trump to testify before a Congressional hearing, but he would accept Trump testifying before the House..

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Clyburn wants 'equitable ID' to vote instead of a photo ID [Video]

Clyburn wants 'equitable ID' to vote instead of a photo ID

House Minority Whip James Clyburn (D-SC) explains why he’s against a photo identification requirement to vote while saying that he is for an “equitable ID,” like a voter registration card,..

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McCarthy: 'Unprecedented' move by Liz Cheney [Video]

McCarthy: 'Unprecedented' move by Liz Cheney

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy took questions from reporters the day after the House voted to create a select committee to investigate the January 6 insurrection.

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House votes to remove Confederate statues from the Capitol [Video]

House votes to remove Confederate statues from the Capitol

The US House of Representatives voted to expel Confederate statues from the Capitol building.

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Pelosi announces House will establish January 6 insurrection probe [Video]

Pelosi announces House will establish January 6 insurrection probe

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced she will create a select committee to investigate the January 6 attack on the Capitol after Republicans blocked the formation of an independent commission. CNN’s..

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Pelosi staffers say the sounds of the Capitol riot still haunt them [Video]

Pelosi staffers say the sounds of the Capitol riot still haunt them

Two aides to the House Speaker tell CNN’s Drew Griffin about the moment they hid from the Capitol rioters and their fears that they would be held hostage. See more at CNN.com/capitolriot.

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House Votes to Deflate Presidential War Powers [Video]

House Votes to Deflate Presidential War Powers

The House voted by a margin of 268-161 to repeal the 2002 authorization it granted to then-President George W. Bush to conduct war in Iraq.

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Speaker Donald Trump? It could happen. [Video]

Speaker Donald Trump? It could happen.

Could former President Donald Trump be heading for the House of Representatives? In this latest episode of The Point, CNN’s Chris Cillizza discusses the possibility of Trump making a run at House..

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U.S. Senate passes bill to address China tech threat [Video]

U.S. Senate passes bill to address China tech threat

The U.S. Senate voted 68-32 on Tuesday to approve a sweeping package of legislation intended to boost the country's ability to compete with Chinese technology. Flora Bradley-Watson reports.

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Democrats prep infrastructure bill in U.S. Congress [Video]

Democrats prep infrastructure bill in U.S. Congress

[NFA] Democratic lawmakers are readying an infrastructure package in the U.S. House of Representatives that they intend to move ahead with, with or without Republican support. This report produced by..

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Democrat Wins New Mexico Special Election [Video]

Democrat Wins New Mexico Special Election

New Mexico state Rep. Melanie Stansbury (D) defeated three other candidates to replace Deb Haaland in the House of Representatives.

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Sicknick's family urges senators to back probe [Video]

Sicknick's family urges senators to back probe

The mother of Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick on Thursday lobbied Republican senators to support a commission to investigate the January 6th attack on the U.S. Congress. This report produced by..

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