Congress

Roger Stone guilty of witness tampering, lying to Congress

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Roger Stone, a longtime friend and ally of President Donald Trump, has been found guilty at his trial in federal court in Washington.Read more

Maya Rockeymoore Cummings seeks husband's seat in Congress

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The widow of U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings has resigned as Maryland's Democratic Party chair to run for her late husband's congressional seat.Read more

John Conyers, longest serving black congressman, dies at 90

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Former U.S. Rep. John Conyers, one of the longest-serving black members of Congress, has died at the age of 90.Read more


Congresswoman creates "Impeach the MF" t-shirts to raise campaign funds

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A congresswoman is supporting her fellow Democrats' move to impeach President Donald Trump with a t-shirt that recalls expletive-laden quote she uttered in January.Read more

High-capacity magazines get new scrutiny as Congress returns

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Lawmakers around the country are making a renewed push to ban high-capacity magazines that gunmen have used in many recent massacres, allowing them to inflict mass...Read more

State treasurer joins race for Indiana congressional seat

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Indiana's state treasurer is the latest candidate entering the race for the congressional seat being given up by Republican Rep. Susan Brooks.Read more

McConnell says Senate will consider gun background checks

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The mayors urged the Senate to vote on two House-passed bills expanding background checks for gun sales that passed that chamber earlier this year.Read more

Indiana representatives respond to mass shootings

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In response to the mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton, Eyewitness News reached out to representatives for Indiana for their stance.Read more

Congress finds USOC, FBI failed to protect athletes from Larry Nassar

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A Congressional report found the USOC and the FBI failed to protect gymnasts from Larry Nassar's sexual abuse.Read more


Deal sealed on federal budget, ensuring no shutdown, default

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President Donald Trump and congressional leaders announced Monday they had struck a critical debt and budget agreement.Read more

House to vote on impeachment resolution against President Trump

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This will be the first time the Democrat-controlled House will consider impeachment of the President.Read more