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Democrats introduce legislation to strengthen anti-sexual harassment protocols at State Department

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Washington Three House Democratic lawmakers on Wednesday introduced legislation aimed at strengthening anti-harassment, assault and retaliation policies at the US State Department. Reps. Joaquin Castro, Jackie Speier...

Biden expected to introduce key members of economic team Tuesday

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Washington President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris on Tuesday afternoon are expected to introduce key members of their economic team at an event in Wilmington, Delaware. Biden and Harris on ...

Democratic lawmakers introduce a resolution to amend the 13th Amendment to end forced prison labor

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Congressional Democrats want to amend a section of the 13th Amendment, which abolished slavery, to end what they refer to as another form of slavery -- forced prison labor. Sen. Jeff Merkley of Oregon and Rep. Willi...

Biden expected to introduce key health team members Tuesday

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Washington President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris are expected to introduce key members of their health team on Tuesday afternoon at an event in Wilmington, Delaware. The team will lead his...

Biden expected to introduce Cabinet nominees and top admin roles Friday

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President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris are expected to introduce several Cabinet nominees and other top administration roles on Friday at an event in Wilmington, Delaware. Biden is expecte...

Biden to introduce Pete Buttigieg as transportation secretary nominee Wednesday

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President-elect Joe Biden will introduce former South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg as his nominee for transportation secretary at an event in Wilmington, Delaware on Wednesday. If confirmed by the US Senate,...

Biden to introduce Merrick Garland as attorney general pick and other key justice nominees Thursday

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President-elect Joe Biden will introduce federal appeals court Judge Merrick Garland as his pick for attorney general and other key justice nominees at an event in Wilmington, Delaware, on Thursday afternoon, accord...

Biden to introduce commerce and labor secretary nominees Friday

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President-elect Joe Biden on Friday will introduce his nominees for commerce and labor secretary and other members of his economic and jobs team at an event in Wilmington, Delaware, according to his transition team....

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 ...

Georgia state GOP lawmakers introduce voting restriction legislation

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Washington GOP state senators in Georgia introduced a slate of bills on Monday that seek to roll back voter access in the state, such as "no excuse" absentee voting and automatic voter registration. If passed, the ei...

Democrats introduce legislation to create a Ruth Bader Ginsburg monument on Capitol Hill

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Congressional Democrats have introduced legislation to create a monument on Capitol Hill in honor of the late Supreme Court Justice and liberal icon Ruth Bader Ginsburg. The House bill, introduced on Monday by the D...

Senators once again introduce a bill to make Daylight Saving Time permanent

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A group of bipartisan senators is reintroducing a bill that would make Daylight Saving Time (DST) permanent. In the United States, most states observe DST -- which starts on the second Sunday in March at 2 a.m. and ...

Hawley to introduce bill to “bust up” Big Tech, targeting companies like Google and Amazon

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The bill, titled the Bust Up Big Tech Act, follows a bill Hawley introduced last week that would ban mergers of companies worth more than $ 100 billion, which was targeted more broadly than just at the tech industry...

House Republicans introduce climate initiative as Dems continue Green New Deal push

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McCarthy's Energy Innovation Agenda comes as House Democrats on Tuesday reintroduced the progressive plan to fight climate change in the U.S.: the Green New Deal, which has 103 House cosponsors, along with separate b...

Border crisis: Sens. Cornyn, Sinema to introduce bipartisan bill targeting migrant surge

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The bill would address the Biden administration’s ability to handle the surge of migrants at the U.S.-Mexico border, attempt to streamline migrant asylum claims in a "timely" manner and deter those unlikely to be app...

Colorado state Democrats introduce three new gun measures in response to Boulder shooting

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Colorado state Democrats have introduced three new gun bills in response to the Boulder shooting last month that would expand background check requirements for firearm transfers, allow localities to regulate firearm...

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