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  • More than 1,000 Google employees, six U.S. senators and at least fourteen human rights groups have written to the company expressing concern about its China ambitions. Google declined to comment directly on the lawmakers' letter or the resignations but said in a statement it had been investing for many years to help Chinese users "and described its" work on...

  • Speaker Paul Ryan, a Republican from Wisconsin, speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Thursday, June 21, 2018.

    A House committee has approved several bills as part of Republicans' so-called Tax Reform 2.0 plan, which would make the reduced rates for individual taxpayers permanent, among other provisions.

  • House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA)

    U.S. House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy blasted Google in a tweet on Tuesday, saying an "invite will be on its way" to the company — presumably a request for it to testify.

  • HOUSTON, Aug 8- U.S. oil producer Apache Corp is putting its West Texas pipeline assets into a joint venture with investment firm Kayne Anderson that will operate in the largest U.S. shale field, the companies announced on Wednesday. Apache has invested heavily in its own Permian Basin pipeline and processing plants to support a major oil and gas discovery that it...

  • WASHINGTON/ NEW YORK, July 5- There was much bonhomie as a few dozen people, including members of Congress and U.S. administration officials, gathered last week for dinner in a posh Washington neighborhood in honor of Qatar's foreign minister. "You have been a great friend to the United States," Mnuchin told Thani, praising Qatar for its cooperation on...

  • WASHINGTON/ NEW YORK, July 5- There was much bonhomie as a few dozen people, including members of Congress and U.S. administration officials, gathered last week for dinner in a posh Washington neighborhood in honor of Qatar's foreign minister. "You have been a great friend to the United States," Mnuchin told Thani, praising Qatar for its cooperation on...

  • Ways and Means chairman Rep. Kevin Brady, R-Texas, conducts a news conference on issues including the GOP's tax reform bill, in the House studio after a meeting of the GOP Conference on April 17, 2018.

    The White House and some prominent GOP lawmakers want to roll out a second package of tax cuts this summer, building from the tax law President Trump signed last year, according to The Hill.

  • Rep. McCarthy: No one wins a trade war but we can have a discussion

    Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-Calf.) discusses the G-7 summit and tariffs on steel and aluminum.

  • President Donald Trump speaks during a roundtable on immigration and the gang MS-13 at the Morrelly Homeland Security Center in Bethpage, New York, May 23, 2018.

    Trump's comments come as centrist House Republicans are pushing for a vote on immigration bills.

  • House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI)

    Centrist House Republicans and conservative GOP lawmakers are pushing for a vote on separate proposals.

  • Rep. Jim Jordan

    Jordan, a leading member of the House Freedom Caucus, has privately been courting lawmakers about throwing his hat into the ring for House speaker.

  • Freedom Caucus lawmakers warned Republican leaders on Thursday that they should delay the farm bill vote until they were given the chance to debate and vote on a conservative immigration bill. House Speaker Paul Ryan and Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy were seen on the floor of the chamber negotiating with Freedom Caucus lawmakers as the farm bill vote was...

  • Then-president-elect Donald Trump shakes the hand of Peter Thiel during a meeting with technology executives at Trump Tower, December 14, 2016 in New York City.

    Top White House officials, including Jared Kushner, have given Thiel the cold shoulder, sources tell CNBC.

  • WASHINGTON, May 16- U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan sought to head off revolts on Wednesday from the right and center of his Republican Party as lawmakers battled over legislation that would protect young illegal immigrants from deportation. Ryan said he was working with the White House on a measure that would win President Donald Trump's...

  • WASHINGTON, May 15- The U.S. House of Representatives will vote next Tuesday on a bill that would relax regulations introduced after the 2007-2009 financial crisis, two congressional sources said. The Senate approved the measure in March, where it garnered support from Republicans and moderate Democrats. House Republican leaders agreed to move on the bill...

  • WASHINGTON, May 8- The U.S. House of Representatives will soon take up a bill easing banking rules adopted after the decade-old global financial crisis, House Speaker Paul Ryan said on Tuesday. The Senate voted 67-32 in March to endorse a bipartisan bill that would ease oversight of small and mid-sized banks, the first rewrite of the Dodd-Frank reform law enacted...

  • President Donald Trump will request a package of $15 billion in spending cuts from Congress on Tuesday, including some $7 billion from the Children's Health Insurance Program championed by Democrats, senior administration officials said on Monday. The proposal comes as the White House and conservative Republicans in the U.S. Congress were edging away from...

  • WASHINGTON, May 7- President Donald Trump and conservative Republicans in the U.S. Congress were edging away on Monday from a threat to pick a new budget fight with Democrats, with the White House expected to propose spending cuts much less severe than previously planned. The White House scheduled a briefing on the plan for reporters later on Monday.

  • WASHINGTON, May 7- President Donald Trump and conservative Republicans in the U.S. Congress were edging away on Monday from a threat to pick a new budget fight with Democrats, with the White House expected to propose spending cuts much less severe than previously planned. The White House scheduled a briefing on the plan for reporters later on Monday.

  • WASHINGTON, May 7- President Donald Trump and conservative Republicans in the U.S. Congress were edging away on Monday from a threat to pick a new budget fight with Democrats, with the White House expected to propose spending cuts much less severe than previously planned. The White House scheduled a briefing on the plan for reporters later on Monday.