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"… ts records. Lobbyists such as Paul Manafort and others were hired to lobby Congress for massive increases in foreign aid paid for by U.S. taxpayers. Critics a …"

"… — promoting human rights abroad. Other critics said the White House and Congress were ignoring the Foreign Assistance Act that barred military and economic …"

"… reporting deadlines. Numerous interviews with human rights organizations, Congress and foreign agents, also were conducted for the study. Q: Why do you think …"

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"… NIH spent 38 times as much on cancer research during the two-year period. Congress has done little to fix the problem. Last year, U.S. Rep. Matt Cartwright, …"

"… ates, but funding constraints have kept him from doing so. Republicans in Congress have tried repeatedly to excise BRACE’s $10 million budget, to no avail. …"

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"… the U.S. Constitution and the means for future revisions: They wrote that Congress “shall call a convention” for proposing constitutional amendments if t …"

"… states say the process is necessary for states to wrestle power back from Congress and the courts. They say enough checks and balances exist to prevent chaos …"

"… awmakers agreed upon six specific amendments. One would set term limits on Congress. Another stated that public debt shall not be increased unless two-thirds …"

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"… ubmitted a letter to the U.S. Senate Whistleblower Caucus  calling on Congress to stop plans to dramatically expand family detention. “As experts in m …"

"… country and we're not letting that happen,” Trump said in June. He asked Congress to pass legislation to allow the detention of children and parents togethe …"

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"… Gwen Moore, a Democratic Congressional representative from Wisconsin and Congressional Black Caucus leader, said discussing donors of color is a “draining …"

"… rtez named dropped her and other women candidates who need help getting to Congress. Ocasio-Cortez last month defeated longtime incumbent Congressman and Demo …"

"… ongressman and Democratic Caucus Chair Joseph Crowley in New York’s 14th Congressional Democratic primary. Nearly 70 percent of Ocasio-Cortez’s campaign …"

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"… curity-minded candidates, to help Republicans take and maintain control of Congress and to ensure that national security and foreign policy issues remained a …"

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"… um.  In response to Sabraw’s decision, the Justice Department urged Congress to pass legislation that  would override two court orders: the 1997 F …"

"… 2016 appeals court ruling that applied the Flores settlement to families. Congress has struggled mightily with immigration legislation, most recently this we …"

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"… population and is limited to countries that were previously designated by Congress or prior administrations as posing national security risks.”  Just …"

"… SC) June 26, 2018 Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, shared on Twitter that “Congress clearly gave Pres authority to limit entry of foreign nationals if in Amer …"

"… thority to limit entry of foreign nationals if in America’s interest." Congress clearly gave Pres authority to limit entry of foreign nationals if in Amer …"

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"… tion of Certain Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems,” which was ordered by Congress. The size of these drones gives them the capability to carry weapons of m …"

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"… players' unions and even service providers for gambling addicts — while Congress ponders whether to wade into the legal thicket and come up with a new fede …"

"… The state had a head start, having already legalized sports betting before Congress tied its hands in 1992. "We're hopeful that this will bring even more visi …"

"… the National Football League have been taking a different tack, calling on Congress to regulate sports betting. A week after the Supreme Court's ruling, NFL …"

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"… s part of its efforts to lobby the Obama administration and key members of Congress for an extension of its management contract. Sandia in August 2015 agreed …"

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"… our candidates — including the two Native Americans currently serving in Congress — have a fighting chance of winning their party's nomination. The super …"

"… Laguna Pueblo tribe member who’s running to represent New Mexico’s 1st Congressional District. Haaland served as chairwoman for the Democratic Party of Ne …"

"… in this election, and we’re losing.” The race for New Mexico’s 1st Congressional District — which includes Albuquerque — is  competitive on t …"

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"… political party “opens the door to foreign influence and corruption.” Congress passed the Foreign Agents Registration Act in 1938 to address rising conce …"

"… have long said they need more resources and new civil legal authority from Congress in order to properly administer and enforce FARA. There are “huge gaps …"

"… he law say its requirements can be confusing. FARA legislation pending in Congress would offer government officials more resources and authority. It would al …"

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"… ntial election. The election interference in part prompted some members of Congress to propose legislation last Halloween to overhaul FARA. The Department of …"

"… and in May, trumpeted a new guilty plea by an agent working for Pakistan. Congressional scrutiny of FARA has  intensified. And last year, in what amount …"

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"… al, a turnaround after officials there came under pressure from members of Congress and survivors of recent victims. Lowe’s has faced pressure as well. Rela …"

"… eversing course, the EPA will regulate a deadly paint stripper Members of Congress to EPA: Act now on deadly chemical The EPA planned to ban a deadly paint- …"

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"… the 1990s, as well as 2008 bipartisan legislation approved unanimously by Congress. As the Center for Public Integrity explained in a 2011 story, kids were u …"

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"… father has worked for the same farm employer for more than 10 years. Only Congress can reform the current immigration system to open a path for Dreamers to e …"

"… d proposals to legalize them that go back to 2001. In 2012, after years of Congress squabbling over the issue, many Dreamers began receiving protection from d …"

"… eir businesses would collapse without immigrant workers. They’ve pressed Congress for years to both legalize current workers they don’t want to lose and t …"

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"… “Transparency would force harder questions about appropriations” from Congress, Hartig said. While the relatively low number of attacks and cas …"

"… s of the group were Amy Belasco, a former defense policy specialist at the Congressional Budget Office; Mackenzie Eaglen, a defense specialist at the American …"

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"… past, requiring more projects to get permits under New Source Review than Congress intended when it created the program in 1977. Health hazards of sulfur dio …"

"… t Accountability Office said essentially the same thing in a 2012 report. Congress “never intended for these [coal] plants to operate forever. This was sup …"

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"… es of the NCAA, the NBA, MLB, NHL  and the NFL. At issue was whether Congress had violated the “anti-commandeering” clause of the 10th Amendment tha …"

"… rights. Writing for the majority, Justice Samuel Alito was emphatic: “Congress can regulate sports gambling directly, but if it elects not to do so, each …"

"… is free to act on its own,” he wrote. “Our job is to interpret the law Congress has enacted and decide whether it is consistent with the Constitution. PAS …"

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"… ith lawmakers over the MOX plant’s future, on May 10 sent Congress a copy of an order he signed barring further spending on the facility, at …"

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"… -rich states and business organizations have called on Congress for years to legalize longtime undocumented workers and immigran …"

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"… ing pressure from families who recently lost relatives and from members of Congress. The products, paint removers containing methylene chloride, can kill on …"

"… t. The mother of a third joined them for meetings with multiple members of Congress or their staffs this week. Brian Wynne, whose brother Drew, 31, died usin …"

"… on’t know why it hadn’t been banned before.” READ MORE: Members of Congress to EPA: Act now on deadly chemical The EPA planned to ban a deadly paint- …"

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"… of Pennsylvania. A recent Center for Public Integrity analysis found that Congress has little appetite for passing laws addressing campaign cash: Of more tha …"

"… findings. “If Americans knew that repealing Citizens United would allow Congress to censor critics and make it more difficult to defeat corrupt incumbents …"

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"… status is known. Critics of Trump’s move to end TPS—without Congress opening a path for people to try to obtain permanent legal status—say co …"

"… ple from dangerous, dysfunctional and impoverished countries.   Congress created TPS in 1990 as a way to provide refuge to foreigner …"

"… court, with uncertain outcomes. Many immigrant rights advocates are urging Congress to act by approving a path that would allow TPS holders to seek permanent …"

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"… get moving in terms of our capability.”   In testimony before Congress in March, Gen. John E. Hyten, commander of U.S. Strategic Command,&nb …"

"… accepted it by May 11, plutonium operations will remain at Los Alamos and Congress will move ahead with an estimated $3.7 billion in construction projects to …"

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"… en the agency is fully operational. A report this month by the Library of CongressCongressional Research Service notes that “achieving at least four ag …"

"… y is fully operational. A report this month by the Library of CongressCongressional Research Service notes that “achieving at least four agreeing votes …"

"… emocrats of overreach — attempting to enforce federal election laws that Congress hasn’t passed, and therefore, don’t exist. Democrats accuse Republican …"

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"… America’ dairy-industry miracle   …"

"… terrible system where anybody comes in” — an exaggeration. Trump wants Congress to eliminate new Americans’ ability to sponsor parents, siblings and adu …"

"… as suppressed wages for natives has helped Trump justify his vows to force Congress to enact what could be the most restrictive legal immigration policies sin …"

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"… t with the decision, a White House press release urged Congress to close “loopholes” or the government “will be unabl …"

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