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09-01 Trump seeks $7.8bn for flood recovery U.S. Congress
C. 07-27 Russia sanctions: Trump's hand forced by Senate vote U.S. Senate
D. 07-25 US moves closer to imposing fresh Russia sanctions House of Representatives
4. 07-25 Obamacare: US senators vote in favour of debating repeal U.S. Senate
5. 07-24 Trump plea for unity on showdown healthcare vote Washington
G. 07-19 Trump's son and aides to testify in Senate about Russia U.S. Senate
7. 07-17 Republicans oppose healthcare to leave party without majority U.S. Senate
I. 06-21 US official: Russia 'hacked' 21 US states in election U.S. Senate



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01/23 Rex Tillerson: Trump foreign affairs pick narrowly backed
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2015
05/31 US surveillance powers expire as Senate deal fails
01/20 State of the Union: Obama demands spread of wealth
2014
Parliament
2014 2014
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01/28 Obama pledges action on inequality
2013
10/16 Senate passes US budget deal
02/12 Obama pledges to reignite economy
2012
12/31 US Senate approves key tax deal
12/27 Senate leader Harry Reid voices fiscal cliff fear
12/31 US Senate approves key tax deal
12/27 Senate leader Harry Reid voices fiscal cliff fear
2011
12/23 Obama beats Congress in tax fight
07/29 US Congress split over debt issue
01/08 Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords shot
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2010
06/16 US Congress set to grill BP chief
05/12 Deepwater Horizon preventer 'faulty'
03/21 U.S. House passes health care vote
03/04 Congress panel accuses Turks of genocide
02/24 Lawmakers grilled Toyota's president
01/27 Obama delivers his first State of the Union
06/16 US Congress set to grill BP chief
05/12 Deepwater Horizon preventer 'faulty'
02/24 Lawmakers grilled Toyota's president
2009
12/24 Senate passes healthcare reform bill
11/07 US House backs healthcare reforms
08/25 Senator Edward Kennedy, 77, dies
01/28 US House passes economic package
09/09 Obama urges action on healthcare
01/28 US House passes economic package
2008
11/18 US car firms ask for $25bn aid
10/03 House backs $700bn bail-out plan
07/23 US lawmakers pass housing rescue
11/18 US car firms ask for $25bn aid
10/03 House backs $700bn bail-out plan
08/05 Iraq's projected $80b surplus stirs anger
07/23 US lawmakers pass housing rescue
2007
10/10 US bill on Armenia moves forward
09/10 Gen. Petraeus: 'Surge' is working
04/26 Congress backs Iraq pull-out plan
03/27 Senate votes for Iraq deadline
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09/29 Roberts confirmed as chief justice
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09/20 Bush addresses nation in Congress
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September 2017 ... more > Top ^
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July 2017 ... more > Top ^
Jul.27
Jul.25
 Obamacare: US senators vote in favour of debating repeal
Jul.24  Trump plea for unity on showdown healthcare vote
Jul.19
 John McCain has brain cancer, his office says
Jul.17


June 2017 ... more > Top ^
Jun.21  US official: Russia 'hacked' 21 US states in election
Jun.20  Republican seals victory in key Georgia vote
Jun.13
Jun.8  
  U.S. Senate: Ex-FBI chief James Comey told Congress that the Trump administration's comments about him and the FBI were 'lies plain and simple'
Jun.7  Comey to testify Trump told him: 'I expect loyalty'

May 2017 ... more > Top ^
May.10  Documents sought from ex-Trump advisor over Russia inquiry May.5  Senate Republicans doubtful of American Health Care Act May.4   Obamacare is 'dead' says Trump after healthcare victory
  Washington: President Trump has declared Obamacare 'dead' after the Republican healthcare bill was narrowly passed by the lower chamber of Congress


April 2017 ... more > Top ^
Apr.18  Democrats hope for upset victory in Georgia's sixth district

March 2017 ... more > Top ^
Mar.24   Trump blames Democrats for failed healthcare bill
  Washington: The bill was withdrawn because it did not have enough support to pass in Congress. The last-minute retraction is seen as a huge blow to the president
Mar.23  US healthcare bill: Trump issues vote ultimatum

February 2017 ... more > Top ^
Feb.28 Trump promises 'renewal of American spirit' in speech to Congress Feb.8  Senate confirms Trump attorney general pick Jeff Sessions

January 2017 ... more > Top ^
Jan.23     Rex Tillerson: Trump foreign affairs pick narrowly backed   U.S. Senate: The Foreign Relations Senate Committee has narrowly approved Tillerson as secretary of state, despite concerns about his business ties to Ru... Jan.3  New Republican Congress reverses ethics move after outcry

year 2016 Top ^



October 2016 ... more > Top ^
Oct.30     Clinton emails: FBI chief may have broken law
  U.S. Senate: The Democratic leader in the Senate says James Comey may have broken the law by revealing the bureau was investigating emails possibly linked to Hillary

January 2016 ... more > Top ^
Jan.12  Obama puts 'focus on the future' in State of the Union address

year 2015 Top ^

Oct.22  Hillary Clinton testifies on Benghazi consulate attack Sep.25  US Speaker John Boehner to quit Congress Sep.24   Pope urges 'humane' US migrant response  Pope Francis has told the US Congress that the US must see migrants as 'persons' and not as 'numbers' Jul.14  US conservatives condemn Iran nuclear deal May.31 US surveillance powers expire as Senate deal fails
. U.S. Senate May.28 Former Speaker Dennis Hastert indicted  FBI: Former Speaker of the House of Representatives was allegedly trying to evade banking reporting requirements and lying to FBI Mar.3   Netanyahu warns US over Iran deal   In a speech to US Congress the prime minister has warned that a deal under discussion on Iran's nuclear program could 'pave its way to the b... Jan.20   State of the Union: Obama demands spread of wealth   US President has declared an end to the financial crisis and pledged economic policies to benefit all Americans, in his annual address to Co...

year 2014 Top ^

Dec.11  US House passes $1.1tn budget bill Dec.9 CIA lied over 'brutal' interrogations   U.S. Senate: The CIA carried out 'brutal' interrogations of al-Qaeda suspects in the years after the 9/11 attacks on the US, a US Senate report has said Nov.4   Republicans win control of US Senate   U.S. Senate: The Republican Party has won control of the Senate in the mid-term elections, increasing its power in the final two years of Obama's preside... Feb.4  'Obamacare' will reduce US workforce Jan.28 Obama pledges action on inequality


year 2013 Top ^

Oct.16  US Congress approves debt deal Senate passes US budget deal
  U.S. Senate: The US Senate has passed a bill to reopen the government and raise the federal debt limit, with hours to spare before the nation risks default Sep.30  US shutdown looms amid stalemate Aug.5  Talks gather pace as US senators arrive Jun.27 US Senate passes immigration reform
. U.S. Senate Feb.26 Hagel confirmed as defence secretary. U.S. Senate Feb.12 Obama pledges to reignite economy Jan.23 Clinton takes on Benghazi critics

year 2012 Top ^

Dec.31 US Senate approves key tax deal
. U.S. Senate Dec.27 Senate leader Harry Reid voices fiscal cliff fear. U.S. Senate Dec.17  School killings spark gun debate Nov.16  Petraeus testifies on Benghazi attack Aug.20  US candidate's 'legitimate rape' gaffe Jan.24  Obama demands economic fairness

year 2011 Top ^

Dec.23  Obama beats Congress in tax fight Dec.17  US Senate passes key funding bill Sep.8  Obama unveils crucial jobs plan Aug.1  US House passes debt-limit bill Jul.30  US Senate in intense debt debate Jul.29  US Congress split over debt issue Jul.27  Boehner pushes House on debt plan Jun.15  White House defends mission in Libya Jun.6  US lawmaker admits lewd picture May.24  Netanyahu lays out peace terms Apr.14  US Congress approves budget bill Jan.25  Obama hails US 'Sputnik moment' Jan.8 Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords shot   Arizona: Democratic Representative Gabrielle Giffords, 40, was shot at close range during a public meeting. 6 other people have been killed

year 2010 Top ^

Dec.22  Obama hails nuclear treaty vote Nov.2   Republicans win House, Dems keep Senate   Washington: US Republicans have ridden a wave of economic discontent to capture the House but President Obama's party has kept the Senate Jul.15  US financial reform passed by Senate Jun.16  US Congress set to grill BP chief May.20  Senate approves reforms of Wall Street May.12  Deepwater Horizon preventer 'faulty' Mar.21 U.S. House passes health care vote
  House of Representatives: The House passed the Senate's health care reform bill and a package of measures meant to reconcile differences with the Senate bill.    The compromise bill drafted by top Democrats will cost $940 billion over the next 10 years, cuts the deficit b...
Mar.4  Congress panel accuses Turks of genocide Feb.24 Lawmakers grilled Toyota's president. House of Representatives Jan.27  Obama delivers his first State of the Union Jan.19 Republicans win key US Senate election. Massachusetts

year 2009 Top ^

Dec.24  Senate passes healthcare reform bill Nov.7  US House backs healthcare reforms Oct.13  Senate panel passes health bill Sep.12  Tea party activists rally at U.S. Capitol Sep.9   Obama urges action on healthcare   US President has made one of the most critical speeches of his presidency, as he faced Congress over his plans for healthcare reform Aug.25 Senator Edward Kennedy, 77, dies
  Massachusetts: The Democratic Massachusetts senator, the brother of ex-President John F Kennedy, has died after battling a brain tumour May.20  Guantanamo detainee move blocked Feb.24  Determined Obama vows to renew US Feb.13  US House approves stimulus plan Feb.12  Another Obama cabinet pick quits Feb.11  US lawmakers reach stimulus deal Jan.28 US House passes economic package
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year 2008 Top ^

Nov.18 US car firms ask for $25bn aid
  The bosses of Ford, GM and Chrysler, have asked Congress for a $25bn bail-out and warned of broader risks to the US economy Oct.3 House backs $700bn bail-out plan
  House of Representatives: The House of Representatives has passed by 263-171 vote a government plan to rescue the US financial sector Sep.29  $700 billion bailout package failed Aug.5 Iraq's projected $80b surplus stirs anger Jul.23 US lawmakers pass housing rescue. House of Representatives Jan.28  Bush addresses US economy fears Jan.24  Deal reached on US economic plan

year 2007 Top ^

Oct.25  Vote on Armenian genocide put off Oct.10   US bill on Armenia moves forward   House of Representatives: A bill recognising the killing of Armenians in Ottoman times as genocide passed through the House Foreign Affairs Committee by 27 votes to 2... Sep.10   Gen. Petraeus: 'Surge' is working   U.S. commander told a fractious congressional hearing that the 30,000 troops deployed to Iraq in January could come home by next July May.24  Congress backs Iraq funding bill Apr.26 Congress backs Iraq pull-out plan
. U.S. Senate Mar.27 Senate votes for Iraq deadline. U.S. Senate Jan.23  Bush urges unity in speech

year 2006 Top ^

Nov.9  Democrats secure sweeping win Nov.7   Democrats seize control of House
   USA: The Dems has won control of the House of Representatives in the mid-term elections. Senate hangs on 2 races
 The Democrats had picked up the 15 seats needed to wrest power. The Democratic Party focused on voters' anger over the Iraq, while the Republicans stressed their own stance on security. House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi stands to become the first female House speaker. Arnie holds California
Sep.14  Senators defy Bush on tribunals

year 2005 Top ^

Sep.29 Roberts confirmed as chief justice. U.S. Senate May.15  Russians cited in oil-for-food probe May.11 Names named in US Iraq oil report. U.S. Senate

year 2004 Top ^

Dec.8  Congress Approves Intelligence Bill Sep.23 Iraq PM thanks U.S.
Jul.9  CIA slammed for Iraq intelligence Jun.11  World bids farewell to Reagan

year 2003 Top ^

Jul.17  Blair visits Bush and defends war

year 2002 Top ^

Dec.20  Lott stepping down as majority leader Nov.5 Congress falls to Republicans
. House of Representatives Oct.10  Congress backs Bush war powers May.16  Bush feels heat over terror alert

year 2001 Top ^

Sep.20 Bush addresses nation in Congress


year 2000 Top ^

Feb.7  Hillary Clinton enters Senate race
before year 2000
Jun. 14, 1777   Congress adopts the Stars and Stripes
Map of State House Philadelphia USA  Philadelphia: 2nd Continental Congress passed the Flag Resolution. Flag Day is now observed on June 14 of each year


Trump seeks $7.8bn for flood recovery Iraq's projected $80b surplus stirs anger Republicans win control of US Senate   U.S. Senate: The Republican Party has won control of the Senate in the mid-term elections, increasing its power in the final two years of Obama's preside... Republicans win House, Dems keep Senate   Washington: US Republicans have ridden a wave of economic discontent to capture the House but President Obama's party has kept the Senate Republicans win key US Senate election. Massachusetts   Democrats seize control of House




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Jun.21  US official: Russia 'hacked' 21 US states in election
Jun.20  Republican seals victory in key Georgia vote
Apr.18  Democrats hope for upset victory in Georgia's sixth district
2014
Nov.4
2010
Nov.2
Jan.19
2006
Nov.9  Democrats secure sweeping win
Nov.7
   USA: The Dems has won control of the House of Representatives in the mid-term elections. Senate hangs on 2 races
 The Democrats had picked up the 15 seats needed to wrest power. The Democratic Party focused on voters' anger over the Iraq, while the Republicans stressed their own stance on security. House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi stands to become the first female House speaker. Arnie holds California
2002 Nov.5 Congress falls to Republicans
. House of Representatives 2000 Feb.7  Hillary Clinton enters Senate race



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2017 May.4   Obamacare is 'dead' says Trump after healthcare victory
  Washington: President Trump has declared Obamacare 'dead' after the Republican healthcare bill was narrowly passed by the lower chamber of Congress
Mar.24   Trump blames Democrats for failed healthcare bill
  Washington: The bill was withdrawn because it did not have enough support to pass in Congress. The last-minute retraction is seen as a huge blow to the president
Mar.23  US healthcare bill: Trump issues vote ultimatum 2014 Jan.28 Obama pledges action on inequality
2013 Sep.30  US shutdown looms amid stalemate



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2011 Aug.1  US House passes debt-limit bill Apr.14  US Congress approves budget bill



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2017 Jun.8   Comey: Trump White House 'lied' about the FBI
  U.S. Senate: Ex-FBI chief James Comey told Congress that the Trump administration's comments about him and the FBI were 'lies plain and simple'
Jun.7  Comey to testify Trump told him: 'I expect loyalty' 2016 Oct.30   Clinton emails: FBI chief may have broken law
  U.S. Senate: The Democratic leader in the Senate says James Comey may have broken the law by revealing the bureau was investigating emails possibly linked to Hillary 2014 Feb.4  'Obamacare' will reduce US workforce 2013 Jan.23 Clinton takes on Benghazi critics 2005 May.11 Names named in US Iraq oil report. U.S. Senate



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2015 Sep.24   Pope urges 'humane' US migrant response  Pope Francis has told the US Congress that the US must see migrants as 'persons' and not as 'numbers' 2013 Jun.27 US Senate passes immigration reform
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2004 Sep.23 Iraq PM thanks U.S.
2003 Jul.17  Blair visits Bush and defends war



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2013 Oct.16 Senate passes US budget deal   U.S. Senate: The US Senate has passed a bill to reopen the government and raise the federal debt limit, with hours to spare before the nation risks default 2012 Dec.31 US Senate approves key tax deal
. U.S. Senate 2010 Dec.22  Obama hails nuclear treaty vote



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2014 Dec.9 CIA lied over 'brutal' interrogations   U.S. Senate: The CIA carried out 'brutal' interrogations of al-Qaeda suspects in the years after the 9/11 attacks on the US, a US Senate report has said 2007 May.24  Congress backs Iraq funding bill



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2017 Jul.27 Russia sanctions: Trump's hand forced by Senate vote
. U.S. Senate Jul.25 US moves closer to imposing fresh Russia sanctions. House of Representatives



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2013 Aug.5  Talks gather pace as US senators arrive



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2017 Jul.19 Trump's son and aides to testify in Senate about Russia
. U.S. Senate Jul.19  John McCain has brain cancer, his office says Feb.28 Trump promises 'renewal of American spirit' in speech to Congress Feb.8  Senate confirms Trump attorney general pick Jeff Sessions 2016 Jan.12  Obama puts 'focus on the future' in State of the Union address 2015 Sep.25  US Speaker John Boehner to quit Congress May.28 Former Speaker Dennis Hastert indicted  FBI: Former Speaker of the House of Representatives was allegedly trying to evade banking reporting requirements and lying to FBI Jan.20   State of the Union: Obama demands spread of wealth   US President has declared an end to the financial crisis and pledged economic policies to benefit all Americans, in his annual address to Co... 2013 Feb.26 Hagel confirmed as defence secretary. U.S. Senate Feb.12 Obama pledges to reignite economy 2012 Aug.20  US candidate's 'legitimate rape' gaffe Jan.24  Obama demands economic fairness 2011 Sep.8  Obama unveils crucial jobs plan Jun.6  US lawmaker admits lewd picture May.24  Netanyahu lays out peace terms 2009 Sep.9   Obama urges action on healthcare   US President has made one of the most critical speeches of his presidency, as he faced Congress over his plans for healthcare reform Feb.24  Determined Obama vows to renew US Feb.12  Another Obama cabinet pick quits 2007 Jan.23  Bush urges unity in speech 2002 May.16  Bush feels heat over terror alert 2001 Sep.20 Bush addresses nation in Congress



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2009 Sep.12  Tea party activists rally at U.S. Capitol



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2010 Jul.15  US financial reform passed by Senate



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2015 Jul.14  US conservatives condemn Iran nuclear deal Mar.3   Netanyahu warns US over Iran deal   In a speech to US Congress the prime minister has warned that a deal under discussion on Iran's nuclear program could 'pave its way to the b...



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2009 Aug.25 Senator Edward Kennedy, 77, dies   Massachusetts: The Democratic Massachusetts senator, the brother of ex-President John F Kennedy, has died after battling a brain tumour 2004 Jun.11  World bids farewell to Reagan



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2017 Jul.25  Obamacare: US senators vote in favour of debating repeal Jul.24  Trump plea for unity on showdown healthcare vote Jul.17 Republicans oppose healthcare to leave party without majority
. U.S. Senate Jun.13 Jeff Sessions denies secret meeting with Russia envoy. U.S. Senate May.10  Documents sought from ex-Trump advisor over Russia inquiry May.5  Senate Republicans doubtful of American Health Care Act Jan.23   Rex Tillerson: Trump foreign affairs pick narrowly backed   U.S. Senate: The Foreign Relations Senate Committee has narrowly approved Tillerson as secretary of state, despite concerns about his business ties to Ru... Jan.3  New Republican Congress reverses ethics move after outcry 2015 Oct.22  Hillary Clinton testifies on Benghazi consulate attack May.31 US surveillance powers expire as Senate deal fails. U.S. Senate 2014 Dec.11  US House passes $1.1tn budget bill 2013 Oct.16  US Congress approves debt deal 2012 Dec.27 Senate leader Harry Reid voices fiscal cliff fear. U.S. Senate Dec.17  School killings spark gun debate Nov.16  Petraeus testifies on Benghazi attack 2011 Dec.23  Obama beats Congress in tax fight Dec.17  US Senate passes key funding bill Jul.30  US Senate in intense debt debate Jul.29  US Congress split over debt issue Jul.27  Boehner pushes House on debt plan Jun.15  White House defends mission in Libya Jan.25  Obama hails US 'Sputnik moment' Jan.8 Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords shot   Arizona: Democratic Representative Gabrielle Giffords, 40, was shot at close range during a public meeting. 6 other people have been killed 2010 Jun.16  US Congress set to grill BP chief May.20  Senate approves reforms of Wall Street May.12  Deepwater Horizon preventer 'faulty' Mar.21 U.S. House passes health care vote
  House of Representatives: The House passed the Senate's health care reform bill and a package of measures meant to reconcile differences with the Senate bill.    The compromise bill drafted by top Democrats will cost $940 billion over the next 10 years, cuts the deficit b...
Mar.4  Congress panel accuses Turks of genocide Feb.24 Lawmakers grilled Toyota's president. House of Representatives Jan.27  Obama delivers his first State of the Union 2009 Dec.24  Senate passes healthcare reform bill Nov.7  US House backs healthcare reforms Oct.13  Senate panel passes health bill May.20  Guantanamo detainee move blocked Feb.13  US House approves stimulus plan Feb.11  US lawmakers reach stimulus deal Jan.28 US House passes economic package. House of Representatives 2008 Nov.18 US car firms ask for $25bn aid  The bosses of Ford, GM and Chrysler, have asked Congress for a $25bn bail-out and warned of broader risks to the US economy Oct.3 House backs $700bn bail-out plan   House of Representatives: The House of Representatives has passed by 263-171 vote a government plan to rescue the US financial sector Sep.29  $700 billion bailout package failed Jul.23 US lawmakers pass housing rescue. House of Representatives Jan.28  Bush addresses US economy fears Jan.24  Deal reached on US economic plan 2007 Oct.25  Vote on Armenian genocide put off Oct.10   US bill on Armenia moves forward   House of Representatives: A bill recognising the killing of Armenians in Ottoman times as genocide passed through the House Foreign Affairs Committee by 27 votes to 2... Sep.10   Gen. Petraeus: 'Surge' is working   U.S. commander told a fractious congressional hearing that the 30,000 troops deployed to Iraq in January could come home by next July Apr.26 Congress backs Iraq pull-out plan. U.S. Senate Mar.27 Senate votes for Iraq deadline. U.S. Senate 2006 Sep.14  Senators defy Bush on tribunals 2005 Sep.29 Roberts confirmed as chief justice. U.S. Senate 2004 Dec.8  Congress Approves Intelligence Bill 2002 Dec.20  Lott stepping down as majority leader Oct.10  Congress backs Bush war powers 1888 Jun. 14, 1777 Congress adopts the Stars and Stripes Map of State House Philadelphia USA  Philadelphia: 2nd Continental Congress passed the Flag Resolution. Flag Day is now observed on June 14 of each year