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Ryan Speaks On How GOP Philosophy Could Build A Better U.S.

Ryan spoke about building a better economy and a working class in accordance to Republican philosophy.

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Pelosi Seeks To Have Budget Plan Before Deadline

“The bill takes your breath away if you’re a child trying to breath clean air,” Pelosi said of the Republican proposed federal budget.

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Pelosi Calls On Congress To Pass Gun Legislation Following CA Shooting

The Denying Firearms and Explosive to Terrorists Act is a bipartisan bill that would restrict the purchases of guns from terrorist that are currently on the FBI’s terrorist watch list.

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Refocussing Strategy on Combating Islamic State

Defense Secretary Ash Carter told Congress Tuesday that U.S. will deploy a special operations force in Iraq and Syria to step up the fight against Islamic militants.

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Hoyer Says Refugee Bill Veto Will Stand

The Senate has not yet voted on legislation to tighten the intake process for refugees from Iraq and Syria.

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Ryan Pushes For Mental Health Reform Following PPH Shooting

“The common theme with these kinds of shootings is mental illness and this is something we should not be ignoring,” Ryan said.

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Ryan Invites Obama To Deliver Final State Of The Union On Jan. 12

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“As we look ahead to the new year, we have both an opportunity and an obligation to find common ground to advance the nation’s interests at home and abroad,” Ryan wrote in a letter to Obama Monday.

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Rubio Nabs Issa Endorsement

Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA) (Photo by James Cullum)

“He’s not afraid to engage on the hottest subjects and that’s important, because the next president is going to have to fix a lot of broken things, including our foreign policy,” Issa said.

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Cruz Proposes Broader Refugee Ban

Refugees from Libya, Somalia and Yemen would be prevented from coming to the U.S. under legislation touted by Cruz.

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ACLU: House Refugee Bill “Un-American”

“Speaker Ryan and this un-American bill’s supporters falsely claim it will simply pause U.S. resettlement of refugees…this is not leadership,” said Karin Johanson, director of the ACLU’s Washington Legislative Office.

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