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(CNN)President Donald Trump on Tuesday threw the fate of 800,000 recipients of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program over to Capitol Hill, where Republican leaders and lawmakers will now have to decide where their party stands on immigration once and for all.
When Congress returns this week from summer recess, legislative measures on cybersecurity have a chance to move. Yet, responding to Hurricane Harvey will be job one for lawmakers, along with several pressing budget matters.
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump turned over the fate of nearly 800,000 so-called Dreamers to a Congress plagued by dysfunction and a staggering must-do list complicated by the sudden need to craft a Texas relief package in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey.
Washington (CNN)Lawmakers return to the Capitol on Tuesday with little time to tackle big-ticket items to avoid a government shutdown and raise the nation's debt limit.
More than 1,000 Secret Service agents tasked with protecting President Donald Trump and his family have already maxed out their overtime pay for the year, but House lawmakers are one step closer to ensuring agents get paid for every working hour.
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Civil Air Patrol aircraft returned to the skies over Texas to provide support for the state of Texas and the Federal Emergency Management Agency as part of their response to Hurricane Harvey.
Four construction companies will soon start building prototypes for President Donald Trump’s vision of an almost 2,000-mile border wall between the United States and Mexico.
If Congressman Will Hurd isn’t in Washington, D.C., he’s likely on the road. The San Antonio native who was elected in a tight race in 2014 serves a district that includes 29 counties, two time zones and over 800 miles of borderland.
Though Congress and the White House have expressed public support for current legislation to change the way the federal government buys information technology, one powerful adversary remains: the congressional calendar.