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Three Things You Need to Know on August 19th

Gun control rallies in dozens of cities across the country drew thousands of supporters over the weekend. Groups including Everytown for Gun Safety Action, Moms Demand Action and Students Demand Action organized the rallies. They're demanding lawmakers take steps to reduce gun violence following...
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Three Things You Need to Know on March 1st

A second bill on gun background checks is headed to the Senate after it passed in the Democratic-led House. The latest vote was 228-198. Democrats pushed through a measure Wednesday that would expand background checks. The second bill gives federal officials more time to conduct background...
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Three Things You Need to Know on February 26th

The House is set to vote today on a resolution opposed to President Trump's declaration of a national emergency at the southern border. In an event at the Capitol yesterday, Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said that it's less about border security and more about protecting Congress's power to...
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Three Things You Need to Know on February 13th

A tentative bipartisan deal to avert another partial government shutdown has been created. One-quarter of the federal government runs out of money again at the end of the week, and if President Trump doesn't sign the deal, we may be facing another shutdown. The House and Senate are expected to pass...
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Three Things You Need to Know on January 24th

Day 34 of the partial government will see the Senate vote on President Trump's compromise proposal to end the stalemate. Trump's proposal would fund government agencies affected by the shutdown through September, and has nearly six-billion dollars in funding for a border wall. He has promised to...
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