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U.S. House Speaker Kevin McCarthy standing in a hallway and speaking to reporters.

Next battle in Congress over Ukraine aid, as Biden presses House speaker for vote

BY: - October 2, 2023

WASHINGTON — Republican and Democratic lawmakers are searching for a way to clear more aid for Ukraine, after Congress approved a short-term spending bill that didn’t include any additional money for the country. President Joe Biden on Sunday said that U.S. House Speaker Kevin McCarthy agreed to find the votes needed to pass a supplemental […]

Chuck Schumer and Mike Rounds sitting in large leather chairs on a carpeted floor.

U.S. Senate to examine AI’s wide-ranging impact, Schumer and Rounds say

BY: - September 14, 2023

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer and South Dakota Republican Sen. Mike Rounds said Thursday they’re part of a bipartisan and private-sector consensus about the need for government oversight of artificial intelligence on a range of issues. Schumer, a New York Democrat, and Rounds held an informal bipartisan news conference Thursday to discuss […]

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Colorado officials hopeful about Space Command as new evidence of Trump’s meddling emerges

BY: - March 31, 2023

Colorado elected officials have prioritized the fight to keep Space Command headquarters in Colorado Springs ever since former President Donald Trump reportedly made the call to move it to Huntsville, Alabama, more than two years ago. Now they are hopeful that a decision to allow the command to stay in Colorado could be coming from […]