Rep. Trent Franks (R-Arizona) (Photo: Gage Skidmore/CC BY-SA 2.0)
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Franks quits House immediately, as ex aide says he offered $5m to carry his child

A former aide to Republican Rep. Trent Franks has told The Associated Press the congressman repeatedly pressed her to carry his child, at one point offering her $5 million to act as a surrogate.
Sen. Al Franken (D-Minnesota) announces his resignation during a speech on the Senate floor on Dec. 7, 2017. (Photo: Pool)
6 days ago
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Franken to quit Senate amid sexual misconduct allegations

Sen. Al Franken said he will resign from Congress following a wave of sexual misconduct allegations and the collapse of support from fellow Democrats.
John Conyers US Capitol
1 week ago
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Rep. John Conyers announces retirement from Congress amid harassment allegations

A relative says John Conyers, who is battling sexual harassment allegations from former female staffers, won't seek re-election to a 28th term in Congress.
Rep. John Conyers (D-Michigan)
2 weeks ago
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Nancy Pelosi calls on Conyers to resign amid sex allegations

The top Democrat in the House on Thursday called on Michigan Rep. John Conyers to resign in the face of multiple accusations of sexual misconduct against the longest-serving member of the House.
2 weeks ago
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House to vote on mandatory sexual harassment training

Rocked by allegations of sexual misconduct, the House is moving ahead on legislation to require anti-sexual harassment training for all members and their staffs.
2 weeks ago
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Rep. Rouzer talks sexual misconduct allegations in Congress, tax reform as legislators head back

We talk tax reform, misconduct allegations, as well as net neutrality with the Congressman.
4 weeks ago
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US House to require training to prevent sexual harassment

Speaker Paul Ryan has announced that the House will adopt a policy requiring all members of Congress and their staffs to undergo training to prevent sexual harassment.
2 months ago
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Trump tweets that 401(k) contributions ‘safe’ in tax plan

President Donald Trump promised Monday there will be "no change" to tax incentives for the popular 401(k) retirement programs.
Tax Cuts POTUS Seal
3 months ago
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GOP, White House prepare to roll out tax cuts

The White House and congressional Republicans are finalizing a tax plan that would slash the corporate rate while likely reducing the levy for the wealthiest Americans, with President Donald Trump ready to roll out the policy proposal at midweek.
John Kelly shakes hands with President Donald Trump in the Oval Office shortly after being sworn in as White House Chief of Staff on July 31, 2017. (Photo: AP)
5 months ago
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‘No chaos,’ Trump insists as he swears in new chief of staff

Hoping to turn the page on a tumultuous opening chapter to his presidency, President Donald Trump insisted on Monday there is "no chaos" in his White House as he swore in retired Marine Gen. John Kelly as his new chief of staff.