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Washington, D.C | Bipartisan Letter Urges President Trump to Consult With Congress on Military Action in Syria

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Barbara Lee (D-CA) and her colleagues sent a bipartisan letter to President Trump urging him to consult with Congress before taking any additional military actions in Syria. The letter, which Congresswoman Lee organized with her colleagues Congressman Justin Amash (R-MI), Congresswoman Zoe Lofgren (D-CA), Congressman Jim McGovern (D-MA), and Congressman … Continue reading Washington, D.C | Bipartisan Letter Urges President Trump to Consult With Congress on Military Action in Syria

WASHINGTON, D.C. | Rogers: Celebrating the U.S. Constitution

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Mike Rogers made the following remarks in advance of the 231st anniversary of the adoption of the United States Constitution on Monday. “September 17th marks the 231st anniversary of the United States Constitution. This important document is one that we hold so dear as Americans. Written by our Founding Fathers, this … Continue reading WASHINGTON, D.C. | Rogers: Celebrating the U.S. Constitution

WASHINGTON, D.C. | Rogers, Celebrating the U.S. Constitution

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Mike Rogers made the following remarks in advance of the 231st anniversary of the adoption of the United States Constitution on Monday. “September 17th marks the 231st anniversary of the United States Constitution. This important document is one that we hold so dear as Americans. Written by our Founding Fathers, this … Continue reading WASHINGTON, D.C. | Rogers, Celebrating the U.S. Constitution

BEIT OUR AL-FOQA, West Bank | Palestinian-American candidate is source of West Bank pride

BEIT OUR AL-FOQA, West Bank — The Michigan primary victory of Rashida Tlaib, a Palestinian-American who is expected to become the first Muslim woman to serve in the U.S. Congress, triggered an outpouring of joy in her ancestral village on Wednesday. Relatives in Beit Our al-Foqa, where Tlaib’s mother was born, greeted the news with … Continue reading BEIT OUR AL-FOQA, West Bank | Palestinian-American candidate is source of West Bank pride

LOS ANGELES | GOP avoids shutout in race for California governor

LOS ANGELES — Democrat Gavin Newsom won Tuesday’s primary in the race for California governor and Republican John Cox finished in a strong second place, ensuring Republicans won’t be shut out of the race to replace retiring Gov. Jerry Brown. With a major boost from President Donald Trump’s endorsement, Cox consolidated Republicans and edged past … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | GOP avoids shutout in race for California governor

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Polls close in critical California primaries

WASHINGTON — The Latest on primaries being held Tuesday in Alabama, California, Iowa, Mississippi, Montana, New Jersey, New Mexico and South Dakota (all times local): 11 p.m. California polls have closed and results are trickling in in hundreds of contests across the state that could solidify Democratic dominance and reshape the fight for control of … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Polls close in critical California primaries

SACRAMENTO, Calif | GOP tries to win key spot in California governor’s primary

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The intrigue in the race to replace departing California Gov. Jerry Brown isn’t who wins — it’s who comes in second in Tuesday’s primary, one of hundreds of contests across the state that could solidify Democratic dominance and reshape the fight for control of the U.S. Congress. Brown, whose four terms … Continue reading SACRAMENTO, Calif | GOP tries to win key spot in California governor’s primary

SACRAMENTO, Calif.  | GOP seeks to avoid shutout in race for California governor

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The intrigue in the race to replace departing California Gov. Jerry Brown isn’t who wins — it’s who comes in second in Tuesday’s primary, one of hundreds of contests across the state that could solidify Democratic dominance here and reshape the fight for control of the U.S. Congress. Brown, whose four terms … Continue reading SACRAMENTO, Calif.  | GOP seeks to avoid shutout in race for California governor