House votes to suspend debt ceiling through 2022 as Congress works to avert government shutdown

The House has voted to pass a measure that would suspend the debt ceiling through mid-December of 2022, and the bill now goes to the Senate. Meanwhile, time is running out to avert a government shutdown. Failure to do so would impact multiple agencies and leave thousands of federal employees furloughed. CBS News congressional correspondent… Continue reading House votes to suspend debt ceiling through 2022 as Congress works to avert government shutdown

Police officers testify at House hearing on Jan. 6 – 7/27 (FULL LIVE STREAM)

Four police officers are set to provide the first public testimony before the House Select Committee investigating the events of Jan. 6. (This stream contains graphic content.) The officers — from both the D.C. police department as well as the Capitol Police — are expected to testify about their experiences of both physical and verbal… Continue reading Police officers testify at House hearing on Jan. 6 – 7/27 (FULL LIVE STREAM)

White House Holds Press Briefing: July 15 | NBC News

Watch as White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki holds a press briefing. » Subscribe to NBC News: » Watch more NBC video: NBC News Digital is a collection of innovative and powerful news brands that deliver compelling, diverse and engaging news stories. NBC News Digital features NBCNews.com, MSNBC.com, TODAY.com, Nightly News, Meet the Press, Dateline,… Continue reading White House Holds Press Briefing: July 15 | NBC News

White House Holds Press Briefing: July 16 | NBC News

Watch as White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki holds a press briefing. » Subscribe to NBC News: » Watch more NBC video: NBC News Digital is a collection of innovative and powerful news brands that deliver compelling, diverse and engaging news stories. NBC News Digital features NBCNews.com, MSNBC.com, TODAY.com, Nightly News, Meet the Press, Dateline,… Continue reading White House Holds Press Briefing: July 16 | NBC News

WATCH: Officers who survived the Jan. 6 attack tell Congress what they want to see happen

The U.S. Capitol and Metropolitan Police officers who testified about responding to the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol said they hope the House investigation considers whether members of Congress and their staffs collaborated with the insurrectionists, who were driven by the false argument in Republican circles that President Donald Trump won the election.… Continue reading WATCH: Officers who survived the Jan. 6 attack tell Congress what they want to see happen

Trump-Backed Candidate Loses TX House Race In Test Of His Power Over GOP

The Washington Post’s Dave Weigel discusses why former President Trump’s strategy in the special election in Texas’ 6th district failed after the candidate he endorsed lost.  » Subscribe to MSNBC: About: MSNBC is the premier destination for in-depth analysis of daily headlines, insightful political commentary and informed perspectives. Reaching more than 95 million households worldwide,… Continue reading Trump-Backed Candidate Loses TX House Race In Test Of His Power Over GOP

Live: Texas House Democrats testify before Congress on voting rights and election bill | KVUE

Weeks after Texas Democrats left the state for Washington, D.C. to halt GOP-backed election reform legislation, the Democrats are testifying before Congress on voting rights. The Democrats believe the legislation restricts the rights of voters, and are pushing for federal voting rights legislation. The Republicans believe the election reform legislation ensures the integrity of elections.… Continue reading Live: Texas House Democrats testify before Congress on voting rights and election bill | KVUE