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Senate, House Seats Remain Unclaimed as Vote Counting Continues

Democrat Lucy McBath unseated Republican incumbent Karen Handel in Georgia’s sixth congressional district, adding to the Democrats’ new majority in the House with more than a dozen contests still undecided......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjNov 9th, 2018

A Vote to Exempt Legal Marijuana States From Federal Intervention Will Occur Within Weeks

House Democrats are eager to pass a banking reform measure, but don't expect Senate Republicans to be on board......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 31st, 2019

Senate sends funding and border-security bill to House in 83-16 vote

The Senate passed a border-security and funding bill that would head off a government shutdown later this week. The measure passed on an 83-16 vote and now goes to the House. The White House said President.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 14th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: House passes measure to withdraw U.S. forces from war in Yemen

The House of Representatives passed a war-powers resolution directing the removal of U.S. armed forces involved in the conflict in Yemen, setting up a contentious vote in the GOP-controlled Senate and the possibility of a veto by President Trump......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 13th, 2019

Shutdown Drags On As House GOP Leaders Say No Vote This Week

The partial government shutdown continues with no end in sight, as House GOP leaders said on Thursday that they do not expect a vote this week on a financial package that might reopen the government, according to The Hill.  House Majorit.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 27th, 2018

McConnell pushes ‘pause button’ on Senate vote until Trump, Democrats negotiate deal to end government shutdown

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said it’s up to Democrats and the White House to negotiate an end to the budget standoff and en.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayDec 22nd, 2018

Italy"s upper house to vote on budget facing EU deadline

The Italian Senate is set to vote on a new budget that expands the social spending pledged by the populist government, amid opposition complaints that the process has been rushed to satisfy an EU deadline......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 22nd, 2018

House approves $5 billion in border wall funding to avoid government shutdown, forcing another Senate vote

The White House and Congress have until midnight Friday to strike a deal on funding legislation or a quarter of the governmen.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayDec 20th, 2018

Senate passes bill to avoid government shutdown; House vote comes next

Nine federal departments will run out of money and shut down at midnight Friday unless Congress and the White House reach a deal to ex.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayDec 19th, 2018

Capitol Report: White House set to meet with Amazon, Google | Fed nominee Liang may not make it to Senate floor vote

The White House plans to convene technology giants on Monday and urge them to make it easier for their workers to do brief tours of duty in government, the Washington Post reports......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 22nd, 2018

As U.S. Polls Tighten, The Signs All Point To Hillary

Authored by Tom Luongo, In case you haven’t been paying attention, the Republicans are going to remain in control of both the House and the Senate in a couple of weeks.  Since their flawless victory over the Democrats in the fight to confi.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 15th, 2018

Gundlach expects GOP to lose seats in House, keep control of Senate

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallOct 11th, 2018

Senators review FBI report ahead of Kavanaugh vote

The White House has found no corroboration of Christine Blasey Ford's allegations of sexual misconduct against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh in a newly released FBI report, sources told The Wall Street Journal. Senate Judiciary Committee c.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 4th, 2018

House passes tax-cut extension Senate is unlikely to take up

The House of Representatives voted Friday to permanently extend the lower tax rates enacted by last year's law. While the legislation cleared the House in a 220 to 191 vote, it is.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 28th, 2018

House Republicans Tee Up Tax Vote Ahead of Midterms

House Republicans, touting the tax cuts that remain popular among their core voters, are poised to pass a $631 billion extension of them in their final legislative push before the midterm elections......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 27th, 2018

House seen to pass new tax bill despite unlikely Senate vote, CNBC says

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallSep 27th, 2018

A Record-Breaking 100 Women Could Be Elected to the House Come November

Analysis shows more than 100 women could be elected. The Year of the Woman continues. Congress already has more female representation than ever before, with a total of 107 women in the House and Senate. And, with a record number of wo.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 7th, 2018

White House Counsel Don McGahn to Leave After Kavanaugh Vote, Trump Says

The development comes as legal risks to the president rise. White House Counsel Don McGahn will leave his job after the Senate votes on the confirmation of Brett Ka.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 29th, 2018

House votes to repeal medical device tax

The measure, which passed on a bipartisan vote, has an uncertain future in the Senate......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJul 25th, 2018

Senate Defies Trump by Refusing to Cut $15 Billion in Spending

The 48 to 50 vote on Wednesday was an embarrassment to the White House. The Senate defied President Donald Trump by refusing to cancel $15 billion in unsp.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 20th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Senators break with Trump, move to undo ZTE deal

In a rare rebuke of President Donald Trump, Republican Senate leaders set up a vote for this week that would undo the White House deal to revive Chinese telecommunications company ZTE Corp......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 11th, 2018