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The committee voted on Indiana House Bill 1774 Jan. 17 after hearing testimony from the U.S. Tire Manufacturers Association, the Tire Industry Association and AAA Hoosier Motor Club. The bill is USTMA model legislation. It would ban the installation of tires that have less than 2/32-inch tread depth; ...
"It's some of the most alarming things I've ever read, and every single American citizen should be able to read that material as soon as possible," said Rep. ... It was unclear Friday whether the GOP-led House committee would hold a vote that would lay the groundwork for making the memo public.

Leaders of the U.S. House science, Space and technology Committee from both parties on Thursday asked the government Accountability Office to report on sexual harassment by federally funded researchers -- including how many harassment cases are pending before federal agencies and how many ...
WASHINGTON -- A top Trump Administration official answered a full range of questions from House investigators Wednesday, just one day after former White House strategist Steve Bannon told them he was under instructions from the West Wing to remain silent, sparking new negotiations between ...
It is the first time Bannon has testified in the probe of whether campaign associates of the president colluded with Russia in its bid to influence the 2016 US elections. It was not likely to be Bannon's last such testimony: The New York Times reported Tuesday that Bannon has been subpoenaed by Robert ...

The U.S. House natural resources Committee has advanced the Alex Diekmann Peak Designation Act of 2017 to the House floor. ... Greg Gianforte, a member of the House committee that advanced the bill, said in the statement that naming the peak for Diekmann is "a tribute to a man who united people to ...
Bannon To Be Interviewed Tuesday By House Committee Probing Russian Interference ... WASHINGTON, Jan 11 (Reuters) - President Donald Trump's former chief strategist Steve Bannon will be interviewed next week by a U.S. House of Representatives committee investigating alleged Russian ...
The Mississippi congressman is the sixth House committee chairman to announce they will not seek re-election. Sixteen Republicans have announced ... "I never intended for this to be a career, and it will soon be time for another conservative citizen legislator to represent us. I will work hard over the final 12 ...
U.S. District Court Judge Richard Leon ruled Thursday that the House panel's work appeared to be legitimate. He also rejected Fusion GPS' claims that confidential information about its clients and sources would be in jeopardy of being leaked if the committee obtained the banking records it is seeking.
WASHINGTON - A battle currently being waged within the U.S. Democratic party over a top position on the House Judiciary Committee represents the growing divide within the party on Israel. The Democratic members of the House of Representatives will decide next week who will replace Rep.
And in an indication that Republicans hope to wrap up their probe, the House committee has yet to schedule a single interview after the holidays, ... by the end of next week, before the committee can connect the dots on one of the most serious efforts by a hostile foreign actor to hijack American democracy.
The House natural resources Committee will hold a hearing tomorrow on whether to end a uranium mining ban near the Grand Canyon. KNAU's Ryan Heinsius reports, it follows a recent U.S. Forest Service recommendation to reopen exploration on nearly a million acres.
H.R. 4219 takes away important rights to sick leave that local and state governments have granted to their residents - rights that were granted using sovereignty that belongs to us." Bill supporters include Barbara Brickmeier, vice president for human resources and business development at Armonk, ...
The 14 signatories listed the US-Israeli "plotting" to move Washington embassy from Tel Aviv to occupied Jerusalem under Trump's declaration as the major violation of the Wadi Araba peace Treaty. In another memorandum, initiated by Palestine Committee President MP Yahya Saud, more than 40 ...
The two-hour long hearing on the US government's Tibet policy, was hosted by the House Committee on Foreign Affairs' subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific. The Hearing is being held at a critical moment for evaluation of U.S. government Tibet policy following President Trump's visit to China, where he ...

"The question before us now is what happened afterwards," Himes said. "Was there follow-up? Was dirt conveyed in any way, shape, or form and was it used? Because of course, we've seen a lot of contact, we've seen desire to get dirt, desire to work with Russians, desire to contact the Russians.
Along with its post to twitter, the House committee sent out a newsletter Friday that some saw as a call for individuals to boycott the company. The email, posted to Twitter by David Feinman, the director of government relations for the conservation Lands Foundation, contained the subject line: "The Source ...
FILE - In this March 24, 2017, file photo, Rep. Trent Franks, R-Ariz. speaks with a reporter on Capitol Hill in Washington. Franks says he is resigning Jan. 31 amid a House Ethics Committee investigation of possible sexual harassment. Franks says in a statement that he never physically intimidated, coerced ...
Citing unnamed sources, CNN reported that it was Strzok who signed the document that officially opened the FBI's investigation of Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. election, and that he changed key language on the recommendation of former FBI Director James Comey not to prosecute Clinton for her ...
WASHINGTON -- A congressional ethics panel cleared Representative Devin Nunes, the Republican chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, on Thursday of wrongdoing related to accusations that he improperly disclosed classified information. The House Committee on Ethics opened the inquiry in ...
said Congress owed it to the American people to reform the act and "get this right." Rep. Jamie Raskin (D-Md.) said the public uproar began in other places, but has "shaken this institution to the core." But he suggested the hearing was part of a bipartisan commitment to zero tolerance." He there needed to ...
Others found it difficult to support legislation that both goes against most expert medical advice given to committee members - organizations like the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the Pennsylvania Medical Society oppose the bill - and draws bright-line rules that are to apply to all ...
President Donald Trump's eldest son and a former business associate of the president are due to testify to the U.S. House of Representatives intelligence ... in Congress are Jared Kushner, the president's close adviser and son-in-law, who had testified to the House committee behind closed doors in July.
With a Congressional hearing set for Thursday before a U.S. House committee, some details have come forward in recent days on human resources settlements involving members of Congress, which were paid with taxpayer dollars, as lawmakers in both parties said it was time to expose the full details to ...
"Too often, human traffickers take advantage of our nation's transportation network to transport their victims from one location to the next, and the U.S. Department of Transportation and the transportation industry play a critical role in preventing and stopping these heinous exploitations." Policymakers also ...
In a huge win for Second Amendment supporters, the U.S. House Judiciary Committee on Wednesday held a mark-up of H.R. 38, the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act, and favorably reported an amended version of the bill to the full House. Anti-gun Democrats on the Committee offered a lengthy list of ...
WASHINGTON -- A bill aimed at overhauling federal disaster-recovery policy and carrying a raft of tweaks that could ease bureaucratic roadblocks for Baton Rouge-area flood victims cleared a key U.S. House of Representatives committee this week. Among the proposed Disaster Recovery Reform Act's ...
... Subpoenas Top Fallin Executives. The head of a special state House committee looking into allegations of financial mismanagement at the Department of Health has issued subpoenas to three of Gov. Mary Fallin's top executives. Nov. 30, 2017, at 5:48 p.m.. The Latest: House Committee Subpoenas Top Fallin Executives ...
The education committee of the Republican-led U.S. House of Representatives is set to release an opening salvo in Congress's long-overdue reauthorization the Higher Education Act, the law that oversees federal financial aid programs. Policy wonks circulated bullet points from the committee, which plans ...
... to vindicating myself and my family before the House Committee on Ethics ... adding that he was "respectful" and "treated us as professionals.
A key House committee is moving forward with an NRA-supported bill that would allow a gun owner with a state-issued concealed carry permit ...
Tillis told a U.S. House committee last year that more than 500 private landowners have asked that the federal government keep wolves off their ...
The bill directs the Bureau of Justice Statistics to determine how many times a bump stock was used during a crime in the United States and ...
... to vindicating myself and my family before the House Committee on ... Also on Sunday, U.S. Rep. ... In Congress, both Conyers and U.S. Sen.
No one from the administration will even sit in front of us. We are the oldest committee in Congress, many would argue the most prestigious, ...
... for this particular settlement was paid out from Conyers' congressional office budget, instead of the US Treasury fund set up for this purpose.
WASHINGTON (JTA) -- A key House panel has advanced a bill that would reduce U.S. payments to the Palestinian Authority if it continues to ...
Darrell Issa, the Protect and Grow American jobs Act seeks to make it more difficult for "H-1B dependent" companies to obtain work permits.
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. House of Representatives Financial Services Committee passed a bill Wednesday that would repeal regulations ...
State House committee advances bill that cracks down on Florida tourism ... that's unacceptable for us," Corcoran told reporters earlier this year.
Members of Congress will review their internal policies and training on sexual harassment Tuesday following high-profile sexual allegations ...
Attorney General Jeff Sessions testified Tuesday before the House Judiciary Committee, where he faced more questions about Russia's ...
K·Coe Isom, the nation's leading agricultural accounting and consulting firm, today announced that the U.S. House Ways and Means ...
On Wednesday, the House Committee on veterans Affairs Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity voted to advance the Veterans Armed for ...
On October 24, the House Committee on science, Space and ... the NPI detailed how US investment in a National Quantum Initiative will ...
WASHINGTON -- A U.S. House of Representatives committee hearing ... The leadership of the House Committee on Energy and commerce, ...
A proposal to ban abortions based on a diagnosis of Down syndrome has cleared a legislative panel in Ohio over the objections of ...
Now we finally have some insight into why the U.S. has been giving one of ... Even if the businessman testifies at a House committee hearing ...


 

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