Latest United States House of Representatives News

House Dems set to overcome GOP for climate, health care win

Aug. 12, 2022 08:22 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — A flagship Democratic economic bill perched on the edge of House passage Friday, placing President Joe Biden on the brink of a back-from-the-dead triumph on goals for the climate, health care and taxes that could energize his party ahead of November’s elections. ...

Indiana Rep. Walorski's work called "mission" during funeral

Aug. 11, 2022 19:25 PM EDT

GRANGER, Ind. (AP) — Political leaders on Thursday honored Republican U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski of Indiana as a determined advocate for her beliefs during a funeral after she and three other people were killed in a highway crash last week. Numerous members of Congress were among...

Newhouse’s primary success rare among GOP impeachment voters

Aug. 11, 2022 18:12 PM EDT

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — The 4th Congressional District in Washington state is a land of snow-capped volcanic peaks and lush irrigated orchards that produce most of the nation's apples. It's also home to one of the few Republicans who voted to impeach former President Donald Trump and then won his...

J&J COVID vaccine factory forced to trash even more doses

Aug. 11, 2022 15:17 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — About 135 million more doses of Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine from a troubled Baltimore factory will have to be destroyed due to quality problems, Congressional panel leaders said Thursday. The announcement follows a report in May that detailed how...

Ex-Miss America Mund: Abortion ruling prompted US House run

Aug. 11, 2022 08:12 AM EDT

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Former Miss America Cara Mund said Wednesday that her concern about the erosion of abortion rights prompted her independent bid for the U.S. House in her home state of North Dakota. Mund, who is running against the odds in deeply conservative North Dakota,...

Jill Abahsain wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 7th Congressional District.

Aug. 10, 2022 15:58 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Jill Abahsain wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 7th Congressional District.

Jeff Ettinger wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 1st Congressional District.

Aug. 10, 2022 15:54 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Jeff Ettinger wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 1st Congressional District.

May Lor Xiong wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 4th Congressional District.

Aug. 10, 2022 15:54 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — May Lor Xiong wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 4th Congressional District.

Pete Stauber wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 8th Congressional District.

Aug. 10, 2022 15:52 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Pete Stauber wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 8th Congressional District.

Jayme Stevenson wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Connecticut's 4th Congressional District.

Aug. 10, 2022 15:51 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Jayme Stevenson wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Connecticut's 4th Congressional District.