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Steve King: ‘I want to ask my colleagues, on both sides of the aisle, let’s vote for this resolution’

“I’m putting up a ‘yes’ on the board here because what you say is true, is right and is just,” said Rep. Steve King on the House floor before a vote on a disapproval resolution was passed to condemn White nationalism — a response to racist remarks he made Jan. 10. He took several minutes, however, to dispute the comments, and did not apologize....
Maryland federal worker: ‘We can’t feed our families, we can’t live the American dream’

In a library overflowing with people on Saturday, Maryland residents talked about the impact of the government shutdown on their lives.

Rep. Anthony Brown hosted the town hall to highlight available resources while pushing for support on the Democrat’s position on the border wall....
Criticizing Trump, Pelosi highlights the president’s walkout in weekly press briefing

Pelosi: 'I don't even know if the president wants the wall'

“I think the meeting was a setup so he could walkout,” Speaker Nancy Pelosi told reporters on Thursday, referring to a Wednesday meeting at the White House regarding the continued government shutdown over border wall funding.

Schumer: ‘I don’t think he persuaded a soul with his talk last night’

Democratic leadership and union leaders highlighted furloughed federal workers at a Wednesday press conference to discuss the partial government shutdown.

Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer also gave their impression of President Trump’s Oval Office address from Tuesday night.

Trump’s border wall address vs. Democrats’ response

President Donald Trump gave a televised primetime address from the Oval Office Tuesday night to discuss what he called a “growing humanitarian and security crisis at our southern border,” as negotiations on funding the federal government continue to stall over Trump's proposed border wall.

Pelosi introducing gun violence bill: ‘Enough is enough’

Former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords joined House Democrats as they introduced a bipartisan gun control bill on Tuesday.