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54 Trumpcare Protesters In Wheelchairs Arrested At U.S. CapitolU.S. Capitol Police spokeswoman says 54 people, many in wheelchairs, were arrested Wednesday in the Capitol Rotunda as the protested the health care bill being considered in the House.
House Republicans, Short Of Votes, Withdraw Health Care BillHouse Republicans, short of votes, withdraw health care bill.
Trump Administration Approves Keystone XL PipelineThe Trump administration issued a permit Friday to build the Keystone XL pipeline, reversing the conclusion of the Obama administration and clearing the way for the $8 billion project to finally be completed.
House Sets Risky Health Care Vote After Trump Demands ItHouse Speaker Paul Ryan set the showdown for Friday. At a Capitol meeting late Thursday, top White House officials told GOP lawmakers that Trump had decided the time for talk was over.
Texas House Speaker Won't Block Bathroom Bill Despite His OppositionTexas House Speaker Joe Straus says he doesn't know if the Senate's controversial bathroom bill will pass in the House. "That's a good question."
Plaintiffs Ask Judges To Trash Texas Congressional DistrictsThe plaintiffs challenging the congressional district lines imposed by the Texas Legislature in 2011 have asked federal judges to trash that district plan and order a new district plan.

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