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US House passes domestic violence bill, pushes issue to Senate; Biden praises move

March 18, 2021 9:13 am

President Joe Biden introduced the original Violence Against Women Act in June 1990 when serving as chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee.

House condemns racism against Asian Americans amid pandemic

September 18, 2020 5:08 pm

The measure does not name Trump but notes inflammatory terms used by him and other Republicans, including "Chinese Virus," "Wuhan Virus," and "Kung flu", and says they have perpetuated an anti-Asian stigma.

US House impeachment probe intensifies as Trump rages about inquiry

October 01, 2019 10:56 am

In a recent telephone call, Trump asked Morrison to assist Attorney General William Barr with the probe, which Trump hopes will discredit Mueller's now-closed investigation, the Times reported.

US House Speaker rejects Rosenstein impeachment effort

July 27, 2018 12:35 pm

Rosenstein has become a frequent punching bag for Trump supporters for appointing Mueller to take over the Russia investigation from the FBI. The president has denied collusion with Moscow and characterizes the probe as a "witch hunt."

US House passes USD 717 billion defence budget for fiscal 2019

May 25, 2018 2:26 pm

The National Defence Authorisation Bill bolsters the Department of Defence's efforts to plan for and provide the necessary forces, military infrastructure, logistics capabilities, and bilateral and multilateral training in the region through the Indo-Pacific Stability Initiative.

US House votes to approve Keystone XL pipeline; Senate prospects unclear

November 15, 2014 12:13 am

Republican-led US House of Representatives passed a bill that would approve construction of Keystone XL pipeline.

Chelsea Clinton's mother-in-law enters House race

June 01, 2013 11:09 am

Marjorie Margolies is running to recapture the US House seat that she lost almost 20 years ago.

Will voters send US House's 'Mr. No' back to Washington?

October 09, 2012 11:36 am

Amash voted against the budget bill authored by Paul as it did not cut deeply enough for him.

US House rejects sex selective abortion bill

June 01, 2012 2:44 pm

PRNEDA will take away a woman's ability to make personal,private medical decisions.

Gingrich vows to build American base on Moon

January 28, 2012 1:18 am

Newt Gingrich,the former Speaker of US House of Representatives,promised to set up a permanent base on the Moon by 2020.