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Warning: Video and audio played during this hearing may contain violence and explicit language. The House select committee appointed to investigate the violent insurrection that occurred Jan. 6 at the U.S. Capitol begins its hearings on Tuesday, July 27. Members of the Metropolitan Police Department and U.S. Capitol Police are expected to testify about the […]
March 11, 2021 – After Congress passed his $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief bill, President Biden addresses the nation to mark one year since the beginning of the pandemic.
February 23, 2021 – Senate committee considers nomination of Deb Haaland for Interior Secretary.
February 23, 2021 – Senate committees hold hearing on Capitol attack.
February 22, 2021 – AG nominee Merrick Garland testifies during Senate confirmation hearing.
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President Joe Biden’s virtual Inauguration Day parade.
January 6, 2021 – On Wednesday, the nation will tune in to a dramatic and historic, if mostly symbolic, joint session of Congress. Usually there would be relatively little fanfare over the counting of Electoral College votes by Congress — a necessary step in the presidential election process. But as the electoral votes from each […]
October 13, 2020 – Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., questioned Judge Amy Coney Barrett on the second day of the Senate Judiciary Committee’s Supreme Court confirmation hearing. Harris laid out the stakes surrounding the survival of the Affordable Care Act in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, and reproductive women’s rights under Roe v. Wade. Stream […]
October 13, 2020 – Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R.I., did not pose any questions to Judge Amy Coney Barrett. Using poster board displays, Whitehouse argued that Barrett’s nomination reflects a pattern by conservative special interest groups of using “dark money” to influence who sits on the court. It’s the second day of the Senate Judiciary Committee’s […]