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FILE - In this March 19, 2013 file photo, Rep. Blake Farenthold, R-Texas is seen on Capitol Hill in Washington. Farenthold says it’s “absolutely repugnant” that the GOP-led Senate hasn’t acted on repealing the health care law and he singled out “some female senators from the Northeast.” (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)
Burr-Hamilton? Angry lawmaker singles out 'female senators'A Republican congressman says it's "absolutely repugnant" that the GOP-led Senate has failed to vote to dismantle Barack Obama's health care law and he is singling out "some female senators from the Northeast."
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FILE - In this March 22, 2017 file photo, Rep. Mo Brooks, R-Ala. is interviewed on Capitol Hill in Washington. Brooks is using audio of last month’s shooting involving GOP Whip Steve Scalise and other Republican congressmen in a campaign ad touting his support for gun rights (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, file)
Scalise shooting audio airs in campaign ad for a Senate raceAlabama Rep. Mo Brooks uses audio of last month's shooting attack on House Majority Whip Steve Scalise and other Repbublicans in campaign ad for Senate, touting Brooks' ongoing support for gun rights
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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of N.Y. and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif. lead Congressional Democrats to a news conference to unveil their new agenda, Monday, July 24, 2017, in Berryville, Va. House and Senate Democrats are offering a retooled message and populist agenda, promising to working Americans "someone has your back."  (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
The Latest: Democrats offer 'Better Deal' in populist pitchDemocrats are promising 'A Better Deal' as they try to rebrand their party with a populist pitch to working class voters
The Associated Press21 minutes ago
In this July 20, 2017, photo, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky. walks into the Senate Chamber at the Capitol in Washington. A brutal reality is settling over Capitol Hill: The Republican effort to repeal and replace “Obamacare,” which has consumed the first six months of the Trump administration, may never yield results. Not only that, the GOP goal of overhauling the tax code requires passing a budget that is months overdue.  (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
The Latest: McConnell calls for GOP dissenters to back billScheduling a vote for Tuesday, McConnell calls for all GOP senators to back health care bill but doesn't say which version
The Associated Press14 minutes ago
World War II veteran Sam Greenberg dabs his eyes during an emotional moment at the Korea War program at the Luzerne County Courthouse.on Saturday, July 22, 2017, in Wilkes Barre Pa. Greenberg's brother Martin, who was a decorated medic during the Korean War, passed away this past February. Greenberg attended in his place. (Dave Scherbenco/The Citizens' Voice via AP)
House moves to fill VA's budget gap despite vets' objectionsThe Republican-led House is moving to allow the Department of Veterans Affairs to shift $2 billion from other programs to cover a sudden budget shortfall in its Choice program of private-sector care
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No apology from Fox in its battle with The New York TimesFox clarifies, but doesn't apologize for a weekend story suggesting reporting in The New York Times foiled an attempt to capture the Islamic State's leader two years ago
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Illinois governor calls another special session on educationGov. Bruce Rauner called a special legislative session on Monday after lawmakers ignored his noon deadline for sending him school funding legislation
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Attorneys: 2016 California Capitol brawl was 'mutual combat'Attorneys for counter-protesters facing rioting charges from last year's California state Capitol brawl say their clients were engaged in "mutual combat" with white nationalists
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Appeals court backs wildlife activist in free speech caseA federal appeals court has ruled in favor of a wildlife activist who said his free speech rights were violated when a sheriff's deputy barred him from watching livestock agents herd wild bison into Yellowstone National Park
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Anthony Scaramucci, incoming White House communications director, accompanied by newly appointed White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders, right, speaks during the daily press briefing at the White House, Friday, July 21, 2017, in Washington. White House press secretary Sean Spicer resigned earlier in the day. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
Trump's new messenger says briefings back on cameraPresident Donald Trump's new communications chief says television cameras can start rolling again in the White House briefing room
The Associated Press12 minutes ago
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of N.Y. and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif. lead Congressional Democrats to a news conference to unveil their new agenda, Monday, July 24, 2017, in Berryville, Va. House and Senate Democrats are offering a retooled message and populist agenda, promising to working Americans "someone has your back."  (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
Promising 'A Better Deal,' Democrats try to rebrand partyDemocrats are promising 'A Better Deal' as they try to rebrand their party with a populist pitch to working class voters
The Associated Press1 hour ago
True or false? SC teachers should get a pay raise?
The State (Columbia, S.C.)1 hour ago
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