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Paul Ryan Archive
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House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.); presidential candidate Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.); John Podesta, chairman of Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign. Panelists include Jose Diaz-Balart; Doris Kearns Goodwin; Maggie Haberman; and Hugh Hewitt.
Topics: Paul Ryan, US House, US Congress, Health Care
Paul Ryan Archive
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House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.); presidential candidate Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.); John Podesta, chairman of Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign. Panelists include Jose Diaz-Balart; Doris Kearns Goodwin; Maggie Haberman; and Hugh Hewitt.
Topics: Paul Ryan, US House, US Congress
Source: tracey pooh
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: mcconnell, ryan, boxer
Source: Comcast Cable
Paul Ryan Archive
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The host and lawyer conducts interviews and covers breaking news. Van Susteren joined Fox News in February 2002 after a stint at CNN.
Topics: Paul Ryan, US House, US Congress, Taxes
Paul Ryan Archive
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The host and lawyer conducts interviews and covers breaking news. Van Susteren joined Fox News in February 2002 after a stint at CNN.
Topics: Paul Ryan, US House, US Congress
Source: tracey pooh
Charles Schumer Archive
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Long-running panel discussions on topical (mostly political) issues that sometimes play like a noisy family dinner in which everyone speaks at once, until moderator John McLaughlin brings all to order. It's punditry that can get loud and a bit frenzied, but as McLaughlin has said, `there's no reason on God's planet why knowledge has to be boring.'
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress, Foreign Policy, Iran
Source: tracey pooh
Mitch McConnell Archive
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) speaks about the legacy of Senator John Sherman Cooper (R-KY), who represented Kentucky from 1946-1973
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress
Source: tracey pooh
CSPAN
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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: ryan, washington
Source: Comcast Cable
Paul Ryan Archive
May 17, 2015 CNNW
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Topics: Paul Ryan, US House, US Congress
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Paul Ryan Archive
May 17, 2015 CNNW
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Topics: Paul Ryan, US House, US Congress, Congress, Congressional Rules, Foreign Policy, History, Trade
Nancy Pelosi Archive
Apr 30, 2015 CSPAN
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Live coverage of House proceedings.
Topics: Nancy Pelosi, US House, US Congress, Veterans, Health Care
Nancy Pelosi Archive
Apr 30, 2015 CSPAN
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Live coverage of House proceedings.
Topics: Nancy Pelosi, US House, US Congress
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Mitch McConnell Archive
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Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress, Foreign Policy, History, Terrorism
Source: http://www.politifact.com/truth-o-meter/statements/2015/mar/16/mitch-mcconnell/mitch-mcconnell-john-kerry-visited-nicaragua-1980s/
Charles Schumer Archive
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Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.); Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.); Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.); President Barack Obama; Sen. Tim Scott (R-S.C.); attorney Benjamin Crump; journalists Margaret Brennan, Ruth Marcus and Gerald Seib; author April Ryan.
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress
Source: tracey pooh
Charles Schumer Archive
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Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.); Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.); Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.); President Barack Obama; Sen. Tim Scott (R-S.C.); attorney Benjamin Crump; journalists Margaret Brennan, Ruth Marcus and Gerald Seib; author April Ryan.
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress, Clinton Emails, Elections, Transparency, Foreign Policy
Source: http://www.politifact.com/wisconsin/statements/2016/may/06/paul-ryan/vexed-donald-trump-has-paul-ryan-changed-his-posit/
House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio), Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.), Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.), and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) dedicate a statue of former Sen. Barry Goldwater (R-Ariz.)
Topics: Nancy Pelosi, US House, US Congress
Source: tracey pooh
Mitch McConnell Archive
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House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio), Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.), Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.), and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) dedicate a statue of former Sen. Barry Goldwater (R-Ariz.)
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress
Source: tracey pooh
Mitch McConnell Archive
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House Speaker Rep. John Boehner (R-Ohio) and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) speak to reporters and take their questions at a party retreat being held in Hershey, Pennsylvania.
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress
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Mitch McConnell Archive
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House Speaker Rep. John Boehner (R-Ohio) and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) speak to reporters and take their questions at a party retreat being held in Hershey, Pennsylvania.
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress
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Mitch McConnell Archive
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House Speaker Rep. John Boehner (R-Ohio) and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) speak to reporters and take their questions at a party retreat being held in Hershey, Pennsylvania.
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress
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CSPAN3
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Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) talks about the Senate's history and meaning in an interview from 2010.
Topics: henry clay, kentucky, washington, lyndon johnson, thomas jefferson, byrd, mcconnell, webster, the...
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Mitch McConnell Archive
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Speeches from policy makers and coverage from around the country.
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress, Economy, Jobs
Source: http://www.politifact.com/truth-o-meter/statements/2015/jan/08/mitch-mcconnell/mitch-mcconnell-says-economic-uptick-coincides-exp/
Mitch McConnell Archive
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Speeches from policy makers and coverage from around the country.
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress
Charles Schumer Archive
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Race in America; Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.); Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.); Newt Gingrich; efforts to fight Ebola in West Africa; Sen. Chris Coons (D-Del.).
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress
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Charles Schumer Archive
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Race in America; Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.); Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.); Newt Gingrich; efforts to fight Ebola in West Africa; Sen. Chris Coons (D-Del.).
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress, Environment, Jobs, Energy