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Reid announces retirement

WASHINGTON – Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid said Friday he won’t seek reelection in 2016, and endorsed New York Sen. Charles Schumer as his...
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Wisconsin senator talks ahead of VA field hearing

WASHINGTON – This week we have been bringing you reports about the latest scandal at the US Department of Veterans Affairs. Doctors at the...
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Sen. Tammy Baldwin talks VA scandal

WASHINGTON – A field hearing on prescription opiate abuse at the Tomah Veterans Affairs Medical Center is set for Monday. Leading up to the...
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Prescription pill controversy at Tomah VA

WASHINGTON – A Congressional field hearing to look into whistle-blower reports about prescription drug abuse at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Tomah, Wisconsin...
Senate Democrat And Republicans Reach A Deal To Extend Payroll Tax Cut Holiday For Two Months

Senators spar over sex trafficking legislation

WASHINGTON – Lawmakers on Capitol Hill are arguing over legislation that until hours ago, had bipartisan support: a sex trafficking bill that includes language...
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Ohio governor talks Netanyahu, presidential run

WASHINGTON – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu delivered a passionate speech to Congress Tuesday morning, depicting Iran as a “threat to the entire world”...
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Lawmakers aim to keep predators out of schools

WASHINGTON – A bipartisan pair of senators is reintroducing legislation aimed at keeping sexual predators out of schools. In 2014 alone, 459 school employees...
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Suicide prevention for veterans

WASHINGTON – Right now, about 8,000 veterans commit suicide each year and it’s a number that continues to rise. On a daily basis, that’s...
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Pope to address Congress in September

WASHINGTON – Pope Francis will make an unprecedented address to Congress on Sept. 24. He formally accepted an invitation from House Speaker John Boehner....
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Democrats strategize in Philly

Philadelphia – It’s not just cheesesteaks and American history. Chilly Philadelphia is the place where House Democrats are getting heated. Democrats are in Philadelphia...