Tags: "congressman"

12 Oct
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Congressman seeks probe of chartered flights by U.S. energy secretary

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A Democratic U.S. congressman is asking the Energy Department’s watchdog to investigate Energy Secretary Rick Perry’s travel on chartered aircraft, the congressman said at a hearing on Capitol Hill on Thursday. U.S. Representative Frank Pallone said ...

05 Oct
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U.S. congressman to resign after report alleged he asked woman to have an abortion

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Republican Representative Tim Murphy will resign from Congress on Oct. 21, House Speaker Paul Ryan said on Thursday, following a report alleging that Murphy had asked a woman with whom he was having an affair to ...

14 Sep
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House Equifax probe ‘may’ result in more regulation: Congressman

If accounts on Equifax’s website in Argentina used the generic username and password “admin,” that is “just awful,” the chair of the House Energy and Commerce Committee told CNBC on Thursday. Researchers at Hold Security, a Milwaukee-based cybersecurity firm, found ...

14 Sep
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Ex-U.S. congressman Weiner seeks to avoid prison in teen ‘sexting’ case

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Former U.S. congressman Anthony Weiner has asked a judge not to sentence him to prison after he admitted to sending sexually explicit messages to a teenage girl, igniting a “sexting” scandal that played a role in ...

13 Sep
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Dem. congressman says Trump needs bipartisan support on taxes

President Donald Trump is going to need bipartisan support if he wants to get tax rates down close to where he’d like them, Rep. Kurt Schrader, D-Ore., told CNBC on Wednesday. Trump met with bipartisan members of Congress on Wednesday ...

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