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Michigan county GOP censures Republican congressman for vote against Marjorie Taylor Greene

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Washington Michigan GOP Rep. Fred Upton was censured Tuesday by a local Republican Party in his congressional district for his vote to remove Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene from her House committee assignments. The Cass...

Texas GOP congressman knocks Cruz for Cancun trip and says when a crisis hits, ‘I’m not going to go on some vacation’

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Texas GOP Rep. Michael McCaul on Sunday delivered a pointed rebuke of Sen. Ted Cruz following his much-criticized trip to Cancun, Mexico, as a winter disaster rocked Texas last week. "Look, when a crisis hits my st...

Massachusetts Democratic congressman, vaccinated for Covid-19, tests positive for virus

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Democratic Rep. Stephen Lynch of Massachusetts, who has been vaccinated for Covid-19, tested positive for the virus on Friday afternoon and remains asymptomatic, according to his spokeswoman. "This afternoon U.S. Re...

Democratic congressman to introduce sweeping child abuse prevention bill Monday

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Democratic Rep. Bobby Scott of Virginia will introduce a child abuse prevention bill in the House on Monday, his office told CNN, setting up deliberations for a considerable child welfare investment as experts warn ...

Capitol Police investigating after congressman discovered carrying a gun when attempting to go on the House floor

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US Capitol Police are investigating an incident in which a Republican lawmaker was stopped from bringing a concealed gun onto the House floor on Thursday, sources told CNN, the first time a member of Congress has be...

A Congressman got on his knees to pick up trash left after the deadly Capitol riot

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Rep. Andy Kim says he was devastated to see the smashed furniture, broken American flags, cigarette butts and other debris left behind by the pro-Trump mob that ran wild in the US Capitol. So he found a trash bag, g...

Alabama GOP congressman becomes 4th House member in a week to disclose Covid-19 diagnosis

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Republican Rep. Mike Rogers of Alabama wrote on Twitter Thursday that he tested positive for Covid-19 and was experiencing mild symptoms, the fourth member of Congress in the past week to announce a positive test fo...

Congressman cites Trump’s efforts to overturn election in announcing decision to quit GOP

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In an exclusive interview, Rep. Paul Mitchell, Republican of Michigan, told CNN that his disgust and disappointment with President Donald Trump's efforts to overturn the results of the election have led him to reque...

Democratic congressman says he did not share sensitive information with suspected Chinese spy

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Rep. Eric Swalwell told CNN Wednesday that he was "shocked" when the FBI informed him several years ago that he was targeted by a suspected Chinese intelligence operative as part of a broader effort to establish tie...

Incoming Florida congressman tests positive for Covid-19

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Rep.-elect Carlos Gimenez of Florida announced Friday evening that he and his wife tested positive for Covid-19 Thursday and are self-isolating in their home. "After several negative tests, both Lourdes and I teste...

Former NFL player and Republican unseats Democratic Utah Congressman Ben McAdams

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Republican and former NFL player Burgess Owens will defeat Democratic incumbent Rep. Ben McAdams in Utah's 4th Congressional District race, CNN projected Tuesday. McAdams' loss is at least the ninth one this month f...

Democrat-turned-GOP congressman who switched parties over impeachment holds on to seat

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Democrat-turned Republican Rep. Jeff Van Drew, who last year abruptly switched parties and pledged his "undying support" to President Donald Trump, has won reelection, CNN projects, defeating Democrat Amy Kennedy, a...

Georgia Republican congressman tests positive for Covid-19

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Republican Rep. Drew Ferguson of Georgia announced Friday he tested positive for Covid-19 and will self-quarantine at home. In a statement, Ferguson said he began experiencing mild symptoms Thursday night. "This mo...

Michigan Republican congressman tests positive for Covid-19

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Rep. Bill Huizenga, a Michigan Republican, announced Wednesday that he has tested positive for coronavirus. Huizenga said he took a rapid test before an event he had planned to attend alongside Vice President Mike P...

Illinois Republican congressman announces he tested positive for coronavirus

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Rep. Mike Bost, an Illinois Republican, announced Friday he has tested positive for coronavirus. In a statement, Bost said he experienced "a mild cough and a rapid loss of both taste and smell" and quickly got teste...