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Rep. Will Hurd, the only black Republican in the House, abruptly announces he’s retiring

"There were times when it was fun and times when it wasn't," Rep. Will Hurd of Texas said in a statement.

House Republicans plan to hold one of their biggest annual meetings in Baltimore, a city which Trump says is ‘dangerous’ and ‘filthy...

Trump described Baltimore as a "very dangerous & filthy place." His party will hold a major yearly meeting in the city in September.
Lawmakers are looking into Juul's role in helping spark a teen vaping epidemic.

Juul targeted kids in its advertising and told high-school students its e-cigs were ‘totally safe,’ according to congressional testimony

Juul executives appeared at a congressional hearing this week on the e-cigarette company's role in marketing its vapes to teens.
A combination of file photos show U.S. President Donald Trump in the White House in Washington, DC, U.S. April 9, 2018 and former FBI Director James Comey on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., June 8, 2017.

James Comey shares the questions he’d ask former special counsel Robert Mueller at next week’s hearings

Next week, House lawmakers will have five minutes to question the former special counsel, and the former FBI director has a few suggestions.

The House just voted down articles of impeachment for President Trump

A Texas congressman forced a vote on impeachment for President Donald Trump, but the privileged resolution failed without enough Democratic support.
Rep. Bill Huizenga.

A Michigan congressperson said Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency reminded him of a ‘platypus’ but then decided it was more like a trav...

"What exactly is this? Is it fish or fowl?" Rep. Huizenga asked about the Facebook executive. "It seems it's more of a platypus, to me."

Mueller’s testimony pushed to July 24 in a deal with House lawmakers that allows more time for questioning

Mueller's testimony was going to be limited to two hours — and only senior House lawmakers were going to be given time for questioning.
California Gov. Gavin Newsom.

‘They are going to get steamrolled’: California’s governor warns Facebook, YouTube, and other social media giants that government re...

Social media giants like Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube will face major regulation in the next decade, according to California Gov. Gavin Newsom.

Trump deletes tweet after flubbing congressional procedure after disaster relief bill passes in the House

The $19.1 billion aid package was approved by the House on Monday. Senate lawmakers already passed the bill on May 24.