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House OKs bill to curb political interference with census

Sep. 15, 2022 16:26 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House passed legislation Thursday intended to make it harder for future presidents to interfere with the once-a-decade census that determines political power and federal funding, a move that comes in response to the Trump’s administration’s failed effort to make a...

Panel: Archives still not certain it has all Trump records

Sep. 13, 2022 11:03 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Archives is still not certain that it has custody of all Donald Trump's presidential records even after the FBI search of his Mar-a-Lago club, a congressional committee said in a letter Tuesday. The House Committee on Oversight and Reform revealed...

2 House chairs seek probe into airlines' use of federal aid

Sep. 09, 2022 16:59 PM EDT

Two leading House Democrats are asking for a federal investigation into whether airlines used any of the $54 billion they received in government pandemic relief to pay employees to quit. The lawmakers said Friday that buyouts to employees made a pilot shortage worse and contributed...

House committee reaches deal to get Trump financial records

Sep. 01, 2022 14:08 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — A House committee seeking financial records from former President Donald Trump has reached an agreement that ends litigation on the matter and requires an accounting firm to turn over some of the material, the panel's leader announced Thursday. The long-running...

Takeaways from the unsealed Mar-a-Lago search affidavit

Aug. 27, 2022 14:20 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department on Friday unsealed the FBI affidavit justifying the unprecedented search of Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago estate. While the document released is highly redacted, with many of its pages crossed out by black blocks, it includes new details about the sheer...

Editorial Roundup: United States

Aug. 24, 2022 12:02 PM EDT

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: Aug. 22 The Washington Post on the DHS watchdog The Department of Homeland Security’s inspector general, charged with guarding against abuse at the agency, might have engaged in...

Florida Democrats choose Rep. Crist to challenge DeSantis

Aug. 24, 2022 06:11 AM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — U.S. Rep. Charlie Crist won the Democratic nomination for governor in Florida, setting him up to challenge Gov. Ron DeSantis this fall in a campaign that the Republican incumbent sees as the first step toward a potential White House run. In selecting Crist on Tuesday,...

2 New York Democrats ousted from US House in primary losses

Aug. 24, 2022 01:46 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — In a cluster of contentious Democratic primaries Tuesday, two New York incumbents were ousted from the U.S. House after redistricting shuffled congressional districts in one of the nation’s largest liberal states. Rep. Carolyn Maloney, a 15-term incumbent who...

Nadler defeats Maloney in battle of top House Democrats

Aug. 23, 2022 23:35 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. Rep. Jerry Nadler, who twice led fights to impeach former President Donald Trump, defeated U.S. Rep. Carolyn Maloney in a Democratic primary Tuesday after a court forced the two veteran lawmakers into the same New York City congressional district. Nadler’s...

What to watch: Top Democrats square off in Florida, New York

Aug. 22, 2022 00:10 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Tuesday's primary elections feature two top Florida Democrats squaring off for the chance to face Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis, a rising conservative star frequently mentioned as a top alternative to Donald Trump in the 2024 GOP presidential contest. In New York,...