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The Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act is not expected to emerge from the Senate, where most Democrats and a handful of moderate Republicans can block its consideration.
The Sportsmen’s Heritage and Recreational Enhancement Act would make it easier for gun owners to purchase silencers for their weapons. The Las Vegas tragedy has left it in limbo.
Pending House bill would make it easier for Americans to purchase silencers, transport weapons across state lines.
Badly injured congressman says he hopes bipartisan feelings his recovery and return prompted will continue.
The top 1 percent would be the biggest winners in the Republican proposal, the bipartisan Tax Policy Center estimated.
The budget document is a key precursor for any tax bill, setting out procedures that will allow the legislation to pass with a simple 51-vote majority rather than the usual 60-vote supermajority.
The House majority whip was at “imminent risk of death” when he was rushed to the hospital with a gunshot wound during a Congressional Baseball Game practice.
“You have no idea how do this feels, to be back at work in the people's House,” said Scalise, who was shot June 14 in Alexandria, Va.
The framework preserves deductions that encourage buying homes and giving to charity.
Rep. Al Green (D-Tex.) said his conscience has compelled him to seek an impeachment vote next week.
But the framework leaves contentious details to lawmakers.
Senate bill seeks to curb “chain migration,” while House conservatives issue wish list of enforcement measures.
Republicans have agreed on how they plan to give more money to taxpayers, but that's the easy part.
The letters represent some of the most aggressive oversight of the Trump administration to date from Gowdy, who took over the reins of the Oversight Committee in June.
Republican negotiators are also expected to include “full expensing” in tax overhaul — but only for five years.
State Sen. Dino Rossi said Thursday he would seek the seat being vacated by Rep. Dave Reichert (R-Wash.) during an appearance at the Washington State Republican Party’s annual dinner.
Senate Republicans reach tentative deal as GOP leans toward optimistic predictions about economic growth.
The GOP is considering walking back some of its longstanding tax goals in a bid to bring Democrats on board.
Together, 21 GOP lawmakers from California and New York voted for the American Health Care Act in May, and a threshold question for considering Graham-Cassidy's prospects is to wonder how many of them will be willing to vote to blow a hole in their state's health care budget.
The GOP’s tax overhaul might finally spell the end of the century-old state-and-local-tax deduction, if they can beat back internal dissent.