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August 23, 2014

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4:47 p.m.
Diaz-Balart: ‘Boehner’s Never Told Me’ Immigration Overhaul Is ‘Dead’
12:18 p.m.
Conservatives Regroup to Force Leadership to Change
11:05 a.m.
Members of Congress Heading for Border to Witness Child Migrant Crisis
5:02 p.m.
Pelosi Asks Boehner for Bipartisan Response to Border Crisis
1:31 p.m.
Scalise Names McHenry to Chief Deputy Whip Position
11:28 a.m.
Luis Gutiérrez: House GOP Role in Immigration Overhaul Is ‘Over’ (Video)
11:14 a.m.
Boehner: ‘We’ll See’ If Export-Import Bank Authorized Before Deadline (Video)
10:36 a.m.
Ethics Committee Defers Action on Grimm
5 a.m.
Looking for Work: Top Cantor Aides on the Market
4:29 p.m.
Voting Rights Rally Calls on Congress to Act
3:31 p.m.
Boehner’s Memo to Members on Obama Lawsuit (Complete Text)
12:56 p.m.
Georgia’s Woodall Up for ‘Placeholder’ Chairman of Republican Study Committee
12:43 p.m.
Boehner Confirms He’ll Sue Obama Over Executive Actions (Video) (Updated)
11 p.m.
‘Cruz Caucus’ Talks Leadership Elections in Both Chambers
5:11 p.m.
Boehner Planning House Lawsuit Against Obama Executive Actions
2:09 p.m.
Boehner Convenes GOP Task Force on Border Crisis
12:32 p.m.
Boehner Defers to Hensarling on Export-Import Bank (Updated)
midnight
Issa, Cummings Clash Anew Over IRS Loss of Emails (Video)
6:32 p.m.
Monday Night’s IRS Hearing Gets a Big GOP Drumroll
11:40 a.m.
Trey Gowdy’s ‘Boehner Goes to Heaven’ Joke
10 a.m.
Jockeying Begins for Republican Study Committee (Updated)
5 a.m.
McCarthy Will Have to Prove Himself on Policy, Fundraising
4:52 p.m.
Labrador Says Boehner Now Less Likely to Retire in Fall
4:01 p.m.
Stockman Offers Up ‘Dog Ate My Taxes’ Bill
2:32 p.m.
Don Young Broke House Rules, Ethics Committee Says
2:30 p.m.
House Democrats Overwhelmingly Vote Against Funding Combat Operations in Iraq (Updated)
2:16 p.m.
Kevin McCarthy to Religious Conservatives: ‘Proud to Be a Christian’
12:43 p.m.
Paul Ryan to IRS Commissioner: ‘Nobody Believes You’ (Video)
12:08 p.m.
Boehner: Obama Must Address Immigration Crisis at the Border
12:30 a.m.
House Votes to Limit NSA Surveillance on Americans
9:06 p.m.
‘Ms. Ethics’ Carol Dixon Remembered Fondly (Video)
3:57 p.m.
Steve Scalise Wins Whip, Takes No. 3 Post in House (Updated) (Video)
3:13 p.m.
Kevin McCarthy Elected Majority Leader (Video)
12:58 p.m.
As Iraq Unravels, Boehner Calls for Obama’s Middle East Strategy (Video)
12:45 p.m.
Pelosi Downplays Missing IRS Emails While Boehner Calls for Answers (Video)
12:31 p.m.
A Look Back at Congress’ Most Memorable Leadership Battles
5 a.m.
Sprint to Power: 10 Days Inside the GOP Leadership Race (Video)
4:48 p.m.
Amendments Opposing Iraq War Could Put House Democrats in Tough Spot
12:21 p.m.
McCarthy Cruises; Whip Race Still a Tossup
12:13 a.m.
2010 Class Plots Comeback Strategy in Late-Night Meeting
10:10 p.m.
Would-Be Whips Woo Conservatives, Reassure Moderates
5:19 p.m.
Clock Ticks Down for the GOP Leadership Longshots
4:43 p.m.
Issa Subpoenas Lois Lerner’s Hard Drive for ‘Lost’ IRS Emails
1:02 p.m.
Hoyer: Only Hensarling Blocking Export-Import Bank Reauthorization
6:24 p.m.
Labrador Appeals Directly to Colleagues for Support in Majority Leader Race
5:50 p.m.
McCarthy Works Back Channels, While Labrador Tries Talk Radio in Majority Leader Race
1:41 p.m.
Roskam-Scalise Whip Race Heats Up, Gets Ugly
11:36 a.m.
Becerra Suggests ‘Common Ground’ With Labrador
1:11 p.m.
With Whip Race Heating Up, Roskam Makes His Case
1:48 p.m.
Labrador Announces Candidacy for Majority Leader (Updated)
11:49 a.m.
FreedomWorks Wants Labrador for Majority Leader
5 a.m.
McCarthy Likely to Cruise to Leadership Victory; Other Slots Up for Grabs
8:29 p.m.
Pete Sessions Drops Out of Majority Leader Race, Clearing Way for Kevin McCarthy (Updated)
4:45 p.m.
Top Cantor Aide Steve Stombres Announces Capitol Hill Departure
1:07 p.m.
Pelosi Hopeful as Cantor Exits: ‘Whole New Ballgame’ (Video)
12:10 p.m.
Deflecting Cantor Chatter, Boehner Blasts Obama on Iraq, Bergdahl, Immigration (Video)
11:55 a.m.
Steve King Blasts Snap Election to Replace Eric Cantor
11:27 a.m.
With Hensarling Out, Labrador or Jordan Could Be the Conservative Pick
11:16 a.m.
Stutzman Enters Whip Race, Complicating Scalise Chances
10:48 a.m.
Paul Ryan Endorses McCarthy for Majority Leader
10:46 a.m.
Hensarling Won’t Run for Leadership, Leaving Sessions to Take on McCarthy
10:09 a.m.
Tom Price Won’t Run for Leadership
7:31 p.m.
Cantor Quake Sets Off GOP Leadership Fights
5:24 p.m.
Boehner Urges Unity After Cantor’s Defeat
5:14 p.m.
Immigration Overhaul Prospects Dim in Wake of Cantor’s Defeat (Video)
5:01 p.m.
Cantor Announces He’s Stepping Down, Backs McCarthy for Leader (Video)
4:05 p.m.
Virginia’s Clout Plummets With Cantor’s Defeat, Retirements
4:04 p.m.
Sessions Ramps Up Campaign for Majority Leader
3:51 p.m.
Watch Live: Majority Leader Eric Cantor Holds News Conference on Capitol Hill
3:14 p.m.
Cantor Loss ‘Was a 10 on the Stun Scale’
12:01 p.m.
With Cantor Expected to Step Down as Majority Leader, Scramble Begins (Updated)
11:14 a.m.
Hagel: President Made Final Decision on Bergdahl Swap (Video)
9 a.m.
Watch Live: House Armed Services Hearing on Bowe Bergdahl Exchange
11:57 p.m.
Boehner Statement on Cantor’s Defeat
11:06 p.m.
Stunner: Cantor Upset Changes Everything
9:45 p.m.
Huelskamp: Cantor’s Defeat Weakens Boehner
9:06 p.m.
Eric Cantor’s Defeat Was in the Immigration Tea Leaves (Video)
8:40 p.m.
Eric Cantor: A Brief Biography
5:39 p.m.
GOP, White House Tout Opposing Highway Proposals
1:19 p.m.
Immigration: McDonald’s, Coke, Tyson CEOs Urge Congress to Act
11:21 a.m.
Boehner: White House Explanation for Bergdahl Secrecy ‘Just Not True’
10:28 p.m.
Veterans Affairs Problems Run Deep, Witnesses Tell House Panel (Video)
10:01 p.m.
House Republicans Stress Concerns Over Bergdahl, Prisoner Swap
6:02 p.m.
House GOP’s Summer Agenda: Bergdahl, Benghazi and Tax Extenders
3:11 p.m.
GOP Congressman Helps Uncover Another VA Waiting List Scandal (Video)
2:18 p.m.
Levin Keeps Up the Pressure for an Unemployment Extension
2:06 p.m.
Toby Moffett Settles in at Mayer Brown | Life After Congress
5 a.m.
What’s Next for Pot in Congress?
1:13 p.m.
June Agenda: Read Cantor’s Memo on House GOP Plan
5:10 p.m.
Goodlatte Warns Deportation Changes Hurt Immigration Overhaul Prospects
3:05 p.m.
More Than 30 Members to Attend D-Day Ceremonies in France
12:06 p.m.
Activists Target House Members Who Oppose Medical Marijuana
5:38 p.m.
Immigration Protests Focus on 22 Republicans Across Country
3:54 p.m.
Foreign Affairs to Examine Iran’s Nuclear Compliance
12:33 p.m.
Diaz-Balart: Immigration Overhaul on Track Despite Hurdles
11:50 a.m.
House GOP Leaders Call for Obama to Be Active in Fixing VA System
2:41 p.m.
Boehner Backs Hearings on Bergdahl Swap for ‘Taliban 5′
9:01 p.m.
Lawmaker to Obama: ‘Get Off Duff,’ Help Free Marine in Mexican Jail
6:36 p.m.
Dingell: Clean Air Act Not Intended to Regulate Climate Change
1:36 p.m.
GOP Leaders: Cut Saturday Mail Service to Pay for Roads
12:56 p.m.
Boehner Calls Obama Power Plant Rule ‘Nuts’
10:20 a.m.
McKeon: Obama Broke Law in Bergdahl-Guantanamo Prisoner Swap (Updated)
noon
EPA, Army Corps of Engineers Likely No-Shows for Water Hearing

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