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  • Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) holds her weekly news conference at the U.S. Capitol June 13, 2019 in Washington, DC.

    "I believe the path to 'health care for all' is a path following the lead of the Affordable Care Act," House Speaker Nancy Pelosi tells Jim Cramer.

  • Vice President Mike Pence on Tuesday said he believed Congress would act to pass a new U.S.- Mexico- Canada free trade agreement this year, providing important momentum for the U.S. economy. Pence told a packed audience at the Heritage Foundation think tank that passage of USMCA would create jobs and trigger increased investment in the United States, while...

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 17- U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi has requested a briefing for all House members on the Saudi Aramco attacks and Iran, a spokesman said on Tuesday.

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 11- The Trump administration on Wednesday sent U.S. House of Representatives Democrats its latest proposals for addressing legislators' concerns about the new U.S.- Mexico- Canada trade deal, lawmakers and congressional sources said. The trade agreement, which leaders from the United States, Mexico and Canada signed in November, must be...

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 11- The Trump administration on Wednesday will submit to U.S. House of Representatives Democrats its latest proposals for addressing the lawmakers' concerns with the new U.S.- Mexico- Canada trade deal, according to a source familiar with the issue. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer informed senior House Republicans that he will send...

  • Traders work beneath monitors displaying Eli Lilly signage on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    The main thrust of the plan, which is still in flux, would let Medicare negotiate lower prices on some drugs and apply them to private health plans.

  • Rep. Kevin McCarthy

    California Rep. Kevin McCarthy says China's economy is being hurt by U.S. tariffs, he also sees the "effects inside America."

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 6- U.S. job growth slowed more than expected in August, with retail hiring declining for a seventh straight month, but strong wage gains should support consumer spending and keep the economy expanding moderately amid rising threats from trade tensions. The economy's waning fortunes have been blamed on the Trump administration's year-long...

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 6- U.S. job growth slowed more than expected in August, with retail hiring declining for a seventh straight month, but strong wage gains should support consumer spending and keep the economy expanding moderately amid rising threats from trade tensions. The economy's waning fortunes have been blamed on the Trump administration's year-long...

  • While there has not been a well-crafted deepfake video with major political consequences in the United States, the potential for manipulated video to cause turmoil was recently demonstrated by a "cheapfake" clip of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, manually slowed down to make her speech seem slurred. In August, the Democratic National Committee demonstrated the...

  • People on their smartphones in Shanghai, China.

    Zao's relatively loose handling of personal data is especially worrisome given the company falls under the jurisdiction of the Chinese government.

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 3- U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi told Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Tuesday that Democrats are especially concerned about enforcement of the U.S.- Mexico- Canada free trade agreement and Mexico's implementation of labor standards, a spokesman for Pelosi said. Pelosi spoke by telephone with Trudeau to give...

  • WASHINGTON, Aug 14- There is no chance the U.S. Congress would approve a planned U.S.-British trade deal if Britain's exit from the European Union undermines the landmark 1998 Good Friday peace agreement for Northern Ireland, House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Wednesday. The Good Friday agreement, which helped end three decades of violence...

  • Traders work after the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on August 12, 2019 at Wall Street in New York City.

    Dow set to drop; bonds flash recession signal; Chinese economic data weakens; China blames the US for Hong Kong protests; mortgage refinances surge

  • President Donald Trump said on Tuesday the situation in Hong Kong was tricky, but he hoped it would work out for everybody, including China, and "for liberty" without anyone getting hurt or killed. Trump cited U.S. intelligence as saying that China's government was moving troops to its border with Hong Kong, and urged calm as clashes continued between protesters...

  • President Donald Trump said on Tuesday the situation in Hong Kong was tricky, but he hoped it would work out for everybody, including China, and "for liberty" without anyone getting hurt or killed. Trump cited U.S. intelligence as saying that China's government was moving troops to its border with Hong Kong, and urged calm as clashes continued between protesters...

  • HONG KONG, Aug 13- China's foreign ministry on Tuesday told the United States to stay out of its internal affairs after some U.S. lawmakers, including House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi, condemned what they called acts of violence by police against protesters in Hong Kong. But China's foreign ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said the lawmakers'...

  • Former Vice President Joe Biden and U.S. Senator Kamala Harris gesture on the second night of the second 2020 Democratic U.S. presidential debate in Detroit, Michigan, July 31, 2019.

    "While GOP leaders do not see drug pricing reform as a top priority, both Pelosi and Trump are very committed to having policy change," RBC's Brian Abrahams says.

  • A split image of President Donald J. Trump (L) and U.S. Rep. Elijah E. Cummings (D-Md.)

    Cummings issued a statement about the incident, which occurred hours before Trump launched a Twitter attack on the House Oversight Committee chairman and Baltimore that Democrats have blasted as racist.

  • Vice President Mike Pence on Tuesday said that a new U.S.- Mexico- Canada trade deal needs to be approved without delay, but Democrats and organized labor said certain provisions must first be improved. "Canada has already begun to make it through the legislative process, Mexico has already begun making changes that we asked for.... The agreement, which leaders from...