Congress grills social media companies on efforts to prevent violence

Facebook, Twitter and Google told lawmakers they have made progress toward protecting users from online hate and violence.

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Lawmakers weigh on Saudi Arabia oil site attack

While both sides seem in agreement as to who is responsible, many are not on the same page on how to move forward.

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Judiciary Committee questions Lewandowski in first impeachment investigation hearing

President Trump's former campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, clashed with Democrats over his private conversations with President Trump.

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Senate Dems seek to block implementation of Trump’s ‘public charge’ rule

The rule has been on the books for years but the Trump administration believes it needs to be more widely applied to slow legal immigration.

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FEMA scrambles to secure unnecessarily shared data

FEMA is apologizing after it unnecessarily shared the private information of 2.5 million natural disaster survivors.

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Pelosi: Trump trade deal won’t protect US workers, could raise drug prices

Rep. Tom Reed, a New York Republican, says if Congress voted on the trade agreement today, it would pass.

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Trump administration throws out Obama-era water regulations

The Trump administration has made good on its promise to throw out an Obama-era regulation.

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Lawmakers want money diverted for border wall returned to military projects

U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine is among those lawmakers who support a resolution to end President Donald Trump's emergency declaration.

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Young climate activists march on Washington, hope they are being heard

WASHINGTON (NEXSTAR) -- Young climate activists marched Friday in Washington [...]

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Farmers urge passage of Mexico-China trade deal

Farmers are calling on Congress to pass a new trade deal with Mexico and China, saying the USMCA will spur profits in the heartland.

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