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The U.S. Congress Archive collects TV news shows containing debates, speeches, rallies, and other broadcasts related to members of the U.S. Congress.  See or download fact checks by FactCheck.org, PolitiFact, andThe Washington Postís Fact Checker.

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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) briefed reporters and responded to questions on her party's legislative agenda. She said Attorney General Jeff Sessions should resign from his post after news reports that while he was still serving as senator during the 2016 presidential campaign, he had contact with the Russian ambassador to the U.S. Attorney General Sessions during his confirmation hearing told senators he had not met with any Russian officials. She also spoke about Republican...
Topics: House Minority Leader Pelosi Says Jeff Sessions Lied Under Oath and Must Resign, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and other Democratic Senate members briefed reporters on and responded to questions on a range of issues, including Republicans' legislation to replace the Affordable Care Act. Sponsor: U.S. Senate | Ohio Clock
Topics: Senate Democratic Leaders React to GOP Health Care Plan, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) told reporters he suppored the U.S. missile strikes in Syria. He called it well planned, well executed, and certainly more than a "pin prick" to the Assad regime. He added that the strikes also signaled that America was back and sent a message to North Korea, Russia, and Iran that America was leading again. Senator McConnell also talked about the confirmation vote for Supreme Court nominee Judge Neil Gorsuch, federal spending, and...
Topics: Airstrikes Are Only a Response to Chemical Attacks Says Majority Leader, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
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Series/Special. Martha Raddatz. (2012) Martha Raddatz moderates at Centre College in Danville, Ky. New. (Stereo)
Topics: Vice Presidential Debate, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
Senator Charles Schumer (D-NY) speaks to reporters after his meeting with President Obama's nominee to the Supreme Court Judge Merrick Garland at the U.S. Capitol
Topics: Senator Charles Schumer Meeting with Judge Merrick Garland, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
At her weekly briefing with reporters, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) described the Trump administration's just-released budget proposal as "not a statement of values" and a "slap in the face of the future." The White House budget proposal calls for additional defense spending and increases the budget for immigration enforcement at the Departments of Justice and Homeland Security. People: Nancy Pelosi Sponsor: U.S. Capitol | House Radio and Television Gallery
Topics: Minority Leader Pelosi Calls White House Budget "Systemic Deconstruction of Federal...
Source: Comcast Cable
WMPT (PBS)
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News/Business. (2009) Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.). New. (CC) (Stereo)
Topics: Charlie Rose, Television Program
An interview with House Budget Committee Chair Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) at a Wall Street Journal CFO Network day-long forum; he discusses the federal budget and Obama administration tax policies.
Topics: Wall Street Journal CFO Network, Representative Paul Ryan, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
Newly elected House Speaker Paul Ryan holds his first weekly news conference on Capitol Hill. Topics include the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal, highway funding, and criminal justice reform
Topics: House Speaker Paul Ryan Weekly Briefing, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
Jake Tapper hosts a Town Hall discussion with Speaker of the House Paul Ryan.
Topics: CNN Town Hall: Paul Ryan, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and other Republican leaders spoke briefly to reporters on their legislative agenda including health care legislation and confirmation process for Supreme Court nominee Judge Neil Gorsuch. Sponsor: U.S. Senate | Ohio Clock
Topics: gorsuch, colorado, schumer, scott wong
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) talked to reporters and answered their questions about President-elect Donald Trump's cabinet nominees, a day before Mr. Trump's inauguration. Senator Schumer said that many of the President-elect's national security picks, including Homeland Security Secretary Nominee General John Kelly and Defense Secretary Nominee General James Mattis, would be voted on and confirmed on Inauguration Day. He also said that unless the other nominees, including...
Topics: Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer Discusses Cabinet Nominations, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) responded to reporters questions at his weekly briefing. Topics included the House vote on Affordable Care Act repeal legislation and whether there were ties between Russia and the Trump presidential campaign. People: Nancy Pelosi Sponsor: U.S. Capitol | House Radio and Television Gallery
Topics: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi Briefs Reporters on Capitol Hill, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-MY) explained why he would vote against President Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Judge Neil Gorsuch. He cited reasons that included that the nominee had sided with insurance companies and large corporations. Senator Schumer also said the nominee was not forthcoming in answers during his confirmation hearing. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: Senate Democrats Plan to Filibuster Gorsuch Nomination, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
CNN (San Francisco)
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Anderson Cooper takes viewers beyond the headlines with in-depth reporting and investigations.
Topics: Anderson Cooper 360, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) briefs reporters and responds to questions on his meeting with Donald Trump, saying, "I think we had a very encouraging meeting." However, he stops short of endorsing Mr. Trump as the GOP nominee at this juncture
Topics: House Speaker Paul Ryan Briefs Reporters on Meeting with Donald Trump, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
[LIVE] In her weekly press conference House Minority Nancy Pelosi talked about House Republican efforts to replace the Affordable Care Act. She called President Trump's push for a vote on their health care bill a "rookie's error" because Republicans "clearly aren't ready." She also said House Intelligence Committee Chair Devin Nunes is "a stooge for the president." People: Nancy Pelosi Sponsor: U.S. Capitol | House Radio and Television Gallery
Topics: Minority Leader Calls President's Push for Health Care Bill a "Rookie's Error",...
Source: Comcast Cable
Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) speaks on former Sen. Alben Barkley (D-Ky.).
Topics: Life and Career of Senator Alben Barkley, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) spoke about the options for Republicans to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. Mr. Ryan also responded to a question about President-elect Donald Trump comparing the intelligence community to Nazi Germany, saying the president-elect would come to appreciate the work intelligence agencies do, but that he is "understandably" frustrated with unsubstantiated reports leaked to the public. People: Paul D. Ryan Sponsor: U.S. Capitol | House Radio and...
Topics: House Speaker Ryan Briefs Reporters on ACA Repeal and Replace Timetable, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) speaks.
Topics: Senator Mitch McConnell Primary Victory Speech, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
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There are no frills; just a round oak table and intelligent discussion as Rose engages newsmakers, writers and artists, including an occasional show-business celebrity.
Topics: Charlie Rose, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Majority Leader Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and other Republican leaders spoke to reporters following their weekly party lunch meeting. Leader McConnell responded to the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) report on the Republican bill to replace the Affordable Care Act, saying the projection of fewer people purchasing health care is the inevitable result of the government not making people purchase health care. In addition, he said the Republican replacement would be open for amendment in...
Topics: Senate Majority Leader Says Health Care Bill Will Be Open to Amendment, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
[LIVE] House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) spoke with reporters following the decision to pull the Republicans' health care bill ahead of an expected vote on the measure. The bill was intended to replace the Affordable Care Act. People: Paul D. Ryan Sponsor: U.S. Capitol | House Radio and Television Gallery
Topics: "This is a Disappointing Day for Us" Says Speaker as Health Care Bill is Pulled,...
Source: Comcast Cable
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) talked about his health care and tax legislation goals, particularly the status of Republican efforts to replace the Affordable Care Act. He spoke at the National Review Institute's annual Ideas Summit. People: Paul D. Ryan; Richard "Rich" A. Lowry Sponsor: National Review Institute
Topics: National Review Institute Ideas Summit, Speaker Paul Ryan, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) held her weekly press briefing with reporters. Topics included House Republicans' vote to repeal the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) rule dealing with privacy and internet service providers, and appropriations legislation that could include funding for President Trump's proposed wall along the Mexican border. People: Nancy Pelosi Sponsor: U.S. Capitol | House Radio and Television Gallery
Topics: Leader Pelosi Says GOP Must Take Health Care Repeal Off the Table, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
[LIVE] House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) spoke with Politico's Anna Palmer and Jake Sherman about his agenda for the first 100 days of the new Congress. Sponsor: Politico | Playbook
Topics: Speaker Paul Ryan Discusses the Congressional Agenda, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
[LIVE] Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) briefed reporters and responded to questions on his party's legislative agenda. People: Mitch McConnell Jr. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol | Senate Radio and Television Gallery
Topics: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell Briefs Reporters, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell presents a post-election news conference to talk about his party's gains in the November midterm elections.
Topics: Senate Minority Leader McConnell on Midterm Elections, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) holds a news conference on highway funding legislation currently being considered by the Senate. Current funding is set to expire Friday
Topics: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell News Conference on Highway Funding Legislation, Television...
Source: Comcast Cable
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People: Chuck Schumer Sponsor: Democratic Party
Topics: Weekly Democratic Address, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
Senators Ben Cardin (D-MD), Dick Durbin (D-IL), Tom Carper (D-DE), and Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) spoke to reporters about U.S.-Russia relations following media reports Trump campaign aides had contact with Russian officials prior to the election. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol | Senate Radio and Television Gallery
Topics: Senate Democrats Hold News Conference on U.S.-Russia Relations, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) held his weekly briefing with reporters. Topics included a new amendment to the Republican Affordable Care Act replacement bill aimed at lowering premiums. The amendment would create a federal risk sharing program and is modeled after a Maine program. Speaker Ryan also spoke about House Intelligence Chair Devin Nunes (R-CA) stepping aside from the investigation into Russia and the 2016 elections. Speaker Ryan said he supports Rpresentative Nunes' decision and...
Topics: Speaker Supports Devin Nunes' Decision to Step Away From Russia Probe, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) responded to reporters questions at his weekly briefing on his party's legislative agenda. He said that Republican priorities for the 115th Congress included regulatory reform and repealing and replacing President Obama's health care law. Other topics included Russia's role in election-year hacking. People: Paul D. Ryan Sponsor: U.S. Capitol | House Radio and Television Gallery
Topics: Speaker Ryan Promises Health Care Bill, Unclear About Enactment Timing, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) spoke about the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to replace Antonin Scalia on the Supreme Court. He said "it now looks apparent" Judge Gorsuch "will be subject to first successful partisan filibuster in the history of the Senate." Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: Senator McConnell on Supreme Court Nominee, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
At the top of his weekly press conference, Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) said congressional Republicans would introduce repeal and replace legislation for the Affordable Care Act after the Presidents' Day recess. He also took questions on potential investigations into intelligence leaks coming out of the Trump administration, as well as the potential for tax reform legislation in 2017. People: Paul D. Ryan; Nancy Pelosi Sponsor: U.S. Capitol | House Radio and Television Gallery
Topics: House Speaker Holds Weekly Briefing, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) explained why he was not voting for Judge Neil Gorsuch to replace Antonin Scalia on the Supreme Court. He went on to talk about the domestic cuts that will likely be needed to pay for construction of the wall on the U.S.-Mexico border. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: Senator Schumer on Supreme Court Nominee, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) called for a special prosecutor to investigate Russian involvement in the 2016 elections and criticized a new executive order banning travel from six Muslim-majority nations. He later talked about Republican efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: Senator Chuck Schumer Calls for Special Prosecutor to Lead Russia Probe, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) addressed reporters and took their questions on a variety of topics at his weekly press briefing. The event was dominated by questions about Attorney General Jeff Sessions, and reports that he lied to the Senate Judiciary Committee about his contacts with Russian officials during his confirmation hearing. Speaker Ryan also addressed questions about the fiscal year 2018 budget and recent raids by federal immigration authorities. People: Paul D. Ryan Sponsor: U.S....
Topics: Speaker Ryan Says Jeff Sessions Should Only Recuse Himself if He's Focus of Probe, Television...
Source: Comcast Cable
Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) made a brief floor statement on the nomination of Senator Jeff Sessions (R-AL) to be attorney general, saying Jeff Sessions was qualified, fair, and honest and that "it's been tough to watch all this good man has been put through in recent weeks." People: Mitch McConnell Jr. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: Senator Mitch McConnell on Attorney General Nomination, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) called for an independent investigation of former National Security Adviser Gen. Michael Flynn. Sen. Schumer says the resignation of Gen. Flynn raises more questions than answers and calls for newly appointed Attorney General Sessions to recuse himself from leading the investigation based on Department of Justice regulations. People: Chuck Schumer Sponsor: U.S. Senate | Ohio Clock
Topics: Senate Democratic Leader Calls for Independent Investigation Following Michael Flynn's Resignation,...
Source: Comcast Cable
Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) talks about the Senate's history and meaning in an interview from 2010.
Topics: Senator Mitch McConnell Interview, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
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Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky,) discusses the Senate's domestic agenda.
Topics: Senate Domestic Agenda, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
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Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, the incoming majority leader in the 114th Congress, speaks with Gerald Seib about the Republican agenda.
Topics: Senate Republican Agenda, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) speaks to reporters about Donald Trump's election to the presidency and Republicans retaining control of both the House and Senate
Topics: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell Holds News Conference, Television Program
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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) delivered the weekly Democratic address. She highlighted the importance of the Affordable Care Act for women and working families and the Women's March on Washington held across the country on January 21, 2017. People: Nancy Pelosi Sponsor: Democratic Party
Topics: Weekly Democratic Address, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) held a news conference to talk about his opposition to President Trump's executive action on immigration. Two days earlier the president suspended entry into the U.S. of all refugees for 120 days; indefinitely halted Syrian refugees from entering the country; and blocked for 90 days citizens from Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen. Courtesy WABC-TV News. People: Chuck Schumer Sponsor: U.S. Senate | Schumer, C. (D-NY)
Topics: Senate Minority Leader Schumer on President Trump's Executive Order on Immigration, Television...
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) at a news conference called on Attorney General Jeff Sessions to resign in the wake of a reporting he lied to the Senate Judiciary Committee about his contacts with Russia's ambassador to the U.S. Senator Schumer said because Attorney General Sessions is the chief law enforcement officer of the U.S. and should be trusted beyond a doubt, the doubts cast on his trustworthiness disqualify him from heading up any investigation on the Trump...
Topics: Senator Schumer Calls for Jeff Sessions to Resign For Not Disclosing Russia Meetings, Television...
Source: Comcast Cable
Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) spoke in opposition to the nomination of Betsy DeVos to be education secretary. He also touched briefly on the president's immigration order and Russia. He was followed by Senators Murray (D-WA)), Van Hollen (D-MD) and Hirono (D-HI), all of whom spoke against the confirmation of Ms. Devos. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: Senator Democrats on Education Secretary Confirmation, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
[LIVE] Sponsor: U.S. Senate | Ohio Clock
Topics: Senate Democrats Raise Concerns About Supreme Court Nominee, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
Sen. McConnell talks about the state of the Senate and the need for a correction.
Topics: Senator McConnell on State of the Senate, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) came to the floor to discuss President Trump's announcement the previous evening of his nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch for the U.S. Supreme Court. People: Mitch McConnell Jr. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: Senator McConnell on Supreme Court Nomination, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
At his weekly press conference, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) said Republicans want to move on their repeal and replace legislation of the Affordable Act by the end of the first quarter in 2017. He also discussed President Trump's order on refugees and immigrants and said he thought the administration could have "done a better job" rolling it out. People: Paul D. Ryan Sponsor: U.S. Capitol | House Radio and Television Gallery
Topics: House Speaker Paul Ryan Briefs Reporters on Capitol Hill, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
At her weekly press conference, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) spoke about Republican efforts to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, President Trump's Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch, and the president's order on refugees and immigrants. People: Nancy Pelosi Sponsor: U.S. Capitol | House Radio and Television Gallery
Topics: Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi Holds Weekly Briefing, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) said the Senate's tradition of mutual respect and comity was violated by Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell's (R-KY) "selective enforcement" of Rule 19. He said Senate Republicans were "guilty of the exact same thing they were trying to police." He said Senator McConnell had previously said then-Senator Harry Reid's (D-NV) leadership was "cancerous" and that Senator Reid "doesn't care about the safety of our...
Topics: Senator Schumer on Senator Warren's Speech, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi holds her weekly briefing with reporters on Capitol Hill on the congressional agenda, including the appropriations process, governance of the House, and her relationship with newly elected Speaker Paul Ryan
Topics: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi Weekly Briefing, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
[LIVE] At his weekly legislative briefing, Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) said House Republicans were on schedule to pass their bill to replace the Affordable Care Act. He said the plan would go through four committees before reaching the House floor, and that President Trump was deeply involved in the legislation. When asked about President Trump's claim of wiretapping at Trump Tower by former President Obama wiretapping claims, the speaker responded, "We've seen no evidence of that."...
Topics: Speaker Ryan Says GOP on Track to Deliver on Health Care Law Repeal, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
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The U.S. House Archive collects TV news shows containing debates, speeches, rallies, and other broadcasts related to members of the U.S. House of Representatives.  See or download fact checks by FactCheck.org , PolitiFact , and The Washington Postís Fact Checker . This project, a work in progress, is an evolving non-commercial, searchable collection is designed to preserve the historical record for posterity. For details about how we create our archives of public officials, see the...
House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi holds her weekly briefing with reporters on Capitol Hill on the congressional agenda, including the appropriations process, governance of the House, and her relationship with newly elected Speaker Paul Ryan
Topics: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi Weekly Briefing, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
[LIVE] Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) called for a special prosecutor to investigate Russian involvement in the 2016 elections and criticized a new executive order banning travel from six Muslim-majority nations. He later talked about Republican efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: Senator Schumer on Russia and 2016 Elections, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
[LIVE] House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) took questions from reporters at her weekly briefing. People: Nancy Pelosi Sponsor: U.S. Capitol | House Radio and Television Gallery
Topics: House Minority Leader Holds Weekly Briefing, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
The American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) held its annual conference in Washington, DC. This portion features comments from House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) on the importance of the U.S.-Israel relationship. People: Paul D. Ryan Sponsor: American Israel Public Affairs Committee
Topics: AIPAC Policy Conference: Speaker Ryan (R-WI), Television Program
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The U.S. Senate Archive collects TV news shows containing debates, speeches, rallies, and other broadcasts related to members of the U.S. Senate.  See or download fact checks by FactCheck.org , PolitiFact , and The Washington Postís Fact Checker . This project, a work in progress, is an evolving non-commercial, searchable collection is designed to preserve the historical record for posterity. For details about how we create our archives of public officials, see the Trump Archive . We...
Majority Leader McConnell pays tribute to retiring Senator Dan Coats (R-IN) and Senator Mark Kirk (R-IL), who lost in to Senator-elect Tammy Duckworth in the 2016 election
Topics: Senate Majority Leader McConnell Pays Tribute to Departing Colleagues, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell outlined goals for the Senate at the start of the 115th Congress, including repealing the Affordable Care Act. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: Senator McConnell on 115th Congress Goals, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) called the congressional intelligence briefing on Russian hacking a "stunning disclosure." House and Senate intelligence leaders, including President-elect Donald Trump received a briefing on the Russian hacking and intervention in the U.S. election. Speaking at her first press conference since the start of the 115th Congress, Leader Pelosi also talked about the upcoming electoral college vote. People: Nancy Pelosi Sponsor: U.S. Capitol |...
Topics: House Minority Leader Pelosi Calls Hacking Intelligence Report Findings "Stunning",...
Source: Comcast Cable
Senator Mitch McConnell (R)-KY speaks about former Kentucky congressman Henry Clay. This is the second in a series of speeches of prominent Kentuckians in the U.S. Senate.
Topics: U.S. Senator Mitch McConnell on Henry Clay, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) said that Republicans were "plotting and soon will be executing a full-scale assault" on the health care system. He spoke with reporters on the party's legislative agenda after Senate Democratic leaders met with Vice President-elect Mike Pence on the new administration's priorities. Topics of questions included the upcoming U.S. Supreme Court nomination. People: Chuck Schumer Sponsor: U.S. Senate | Ohio Clock
Topics: Senator Schumer Says Republicans Obligated to Come Up with Affordable Care Act Replacement,...
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) talked about changing the filibuster rules on federal judge nominees and most executive-office appointments. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: Minority Leader McConnellon Nuclear Option, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) briefed reporters and responded to question on her party's legislative agenda. She reviewed the first 77 days of the Trump administration and listed what she considered policy failures of the president and of congressional Republicans. People: Nancy Pelosi Sponsor: U.S. Capitol | House Radio and Television Gallery
Topics: Leader Pelosi Calls President's Defense of Bill O'Reilly "Sickening", Television Program
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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) briefs reporters and responds to their questions on a variety of topics, including House Democrats' sit-in on the House floor to demand consideration of gun control legislation
Topics: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi Briefs Reporters on Democratic Agenda, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) and Mitt Romney discuss Ryan's book "The Way Forward: Renewing the American Idea."
Topics: Book Discussion on The Way Forward, Television Program
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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) spoke about the consequences of repealing the Affordable Care Act, saying Democrats would hold Republicans responsible for the effects of repealing the health care law. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: Senator Schumer on Repealing the Affordable Care Act, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) spoke about how Supreme Court nominees abide by the "Ginsburg Standard," refraining from previewing how the nominee might vote on a particular case once on the Court. He then criticized Democrats for employing a "double standard" by requesting that nominees answer questions about these issues. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: Senator McConnell on Supreme Court Nominee, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) talked about the Republican plan to replace the Affordable Care Act. He's in favor of the plan and was looking forward to the committee hearings. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: Senator McConnell on Affordable Care Act Replacement, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) encouraged Democrats to drop any thoughts of filibustering Neil Gorsuch's nomination to become the next Supreme Court justice. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: Majority Leader McConnell on Supreme Court Nominee, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable