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Time's up for House Ethics Committee's probe of Rep. Tom Garrett

The House Ethics Committee revealed Wednesday that it ran out of time in its investigation into outgoing Virginia GOP Rep. Tom Garrett, who earlier this year was accused of having aides perform duties outside their typical congressional jobs during work hours.

Trump administration plows through Kavanaugh chaos

Vice President Mike Pence had just presided over the Senate’s confirmation vote of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh. An angry swarm of demonstrators packed the Capitol lawn, protesting the vote.

Kavanaugh getting confirmation help from Senate 'sherpa' Jon Kyl

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is getting help from an old Senate hand as he seeks to navigate the chamber ahead of his confirmation hearing -- tapping into a long tradition of nominees using “sherpas” to find their way.

Dems in danger of botching California's 'jungle primary'

The California primary next Tuesday could serve as a sentinel indicating whether the House of Representatives is truly in play in the midterms. But of late, Democrats are struggling in the Golden State.

Republicans going over Paul Ryan's head to force DACA debate in the House

A group of seven pro-DACA House Republicans on Wednesday launched a process to go over the head of the House Republican leadership and force debates and votes on a series of bills related to immigration and the Obama-era program affecting young illegal immigrants later this year.

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