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WASHINGTON, DC -- The Republican tax bill is headed back to the House after passage by the Senate overnight by a vote of 51-48. The House already passed the final bill but it's coming back because the Senate had to fix a couple of procedural snags. The House is expected to vote...
WASHINGTON -- A re-vote on the GOP Tax Reform Bill will have to take place after a "procedural mistake." Several provisions in the House bill do not meet Senate budget rules, which allow the bill to pass the Senate with a simple 51 member majority. The House initially passed the...
DUPONT, WA -- An Amtrak train was going more than 80 miles an hour moments before derailing south of Seattle in a crash that killed at least three people. Amtrak and state transportation officials say the train was traveling at 81 miles an hour just before it left the tracks at...
WASHINGTON, DC -- Vice President Mike Pence is delaying his trip to Egypt and Israel until a Congressional vote on the Republican tax plan. Pence had planned to leave Tuesday for Cairo, but the White House says he's now delaying the trip until January. Republicans are confident...
OLYMPIA, Wash. -- At least six people have died and dozens more are injured after an Amtrak passenger train derailed and sent several passenger cars off of an overpass onto Interstate 5 near Tacoma, Washington. The accident happened around 7:30 a.m. local time during train #501'...
WASHINGTON, D.C -- Congressional Republicans have come to an agreement on a massive tax overhaul, now the trick is getting it through both chambers. Indiana Congressman Luke Messer (R-IN06) is optimistic that both the House and Senate can get a tax reform bill on the President's...
WASHINGTON -- With a 3-2 vote along party lines, the FCC is ending its net neutrality. The Federal Communications Commission voted Thursday to approve a controversial plan to repeal Obama-era net neutrality protections. The vote came amid mounting protests from the tech industry...
(CNN) -- A Kentucky lawmaker accused of sexually assaulting a teenage girl in 2013 died in a probable suicide Wednesday, a day after he denied the allegations. Republican state Rep. Dan Johnson was found dead of a single gunshot wound near Mount Washington, Bullitt County...
LOS ANGELES, CA – Talk show host Tavis Smiley, who grew up in northern Indiana and went to Indiana University, is off the air after being accused of sexual misconduct. PBS says it is suspending distribution of Smiley's late-night talk show and calls the multiple accusations "...