Donald Trump’s Mental Health, Claims of Election Fraud, Martial Law Become Focus of House Committee Probe

Donald Trump’s Mental Health, Claims of Election Fraud, Martial Law Become Focus of House Committee Probe

The House committee probing the Capitol riot has shown interest in former President Donald Trump's mental health and whether he has considered enacting martial law.
House OKs Bill to Remove Confederate Statues From Capitol

House OKs Bill to Remove Confederate Statues From Capitol

The House of Representatives passed a bill that would remove Confederate statues around the Capitol.
US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks about the 'Heroes Act', a proposal for the next phase of the COVID-19 relief legislation, on Capitol Hill in Washington, US.

Pelosi Commits to Keep House in Session Until COVID-19 Relief Deal Is Reached

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Tuesday that the Congress would stay in session until lawmakers reach another COVID-19 relief deal.
Greg Gianforte is in hot water during a tight race.

Heated Montana Congressional Race Comes To Blows

A contest for one seat in the House has injured a reporter and sent shockwaves through Washington.
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GOP Senators File Supreme Court Brief Challenging Obama's Immigration Executive Actions

A coalition of U.S. Republican senators filed a U.S. Supreme Court brief challenging the legality of President Barack Obama's immigration executive actions.
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New House Bill Would Grant Fair Due Process to Immigrant Children

House Democrats have introduced legislation for immigrant children and vulnerable groups to receive fair due process in immigration court.
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TURNOUT: Ana Sol-Gutiérrez Highlights Importance of Immigrant Rights, Latino Electorate

Ana Sol-Gutiérrez is the first Hispanic elected to Maryland’s legislature and has the chance to become the first Salvadoreña in Congress, where she wants to continue representing the voiceless and vulnerable.
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Congress Omnibus Spending Bill Excludes Puerto Rico Debt Relief

Despite pleas from Puerto Rican officials including its governor, Congress will likely not include any relief for the U.S. territory in the omnibus spending bill.
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Congressional Hispanic Caucus Chair Linda Sanchez Announces Bid for House Democratic Caucus Vice Chair

Congressional Hispanic Congress (CHC) Chairwoman Linda Sanchez, D-Calif., announced her bid for the second-highest rank within the House Democratic Caucus.
New 114th Congress Features Largest Class of Latinos in History

Bill Enhancing Visas Waiver Process Receives Bipartisan Latino Support, Passes House Vote

The House of Representatives passed legislation that would amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to strengthen the U.S. visa waiver program.
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Latino Congressional Lawmakers Split on House Refugee Bill

Two days after its introduction, the House of Representatives passed legislation that would enhance the background investigations for Iraqis and Syrians seeking refuge in the United States.
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House Speaker Paul Ryan 'Cannot Trust' President Obama on Immigration

Newly-elected House Speaker Paul Ryan made the Sunday media rounds and further iterated that immigration reform will not be on his agenda.
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Latinos, Immigrant Rights Advocates Cautiously Optimistic About Paul Ryan

Latino organizations appear optimistic about new House Speaker Paul Ryan supporting top Latino issues.
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Rep. Luis Gutierrez Blames House GOP for Blocking Paul Ryan's Immigration Stance

Despite previously supporting the call for immigration reform, Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wisc., will reportedly not allow votes for such reform legislation during the remaining tenure of Barack Obama’s presidency if he is elected House Speaker, .
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Congressman Tony Cárdenas Calls for Bipartisan Support for Next House Speaker

U.S. Rep. Tony Cárdenas, D-Calif., has called for bipartisan support for the selection of Speaker of the House of Representatives.
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Puerto Rico Debt Crisis: Latino Legislative Leaders Seek Oversight, Strategic Solutions

U.S. Rep. Raúl Grijalva, D-Ariz., called for the House Natural Resources Committee to hold a hearing on the role of hedge funds in Puerto Rico's financial crisis.
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