Today, the Republican-controlled congress voted to do away with Obama-era online privacy protections. The browsing history and more of private citizens is now for sale to the highest bidder.


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Misha Collins, an actor best known for his role as the angel Castiel on Supernatural, has started a GoFundMe in response to the Republican-controlled congress voting to do away with Obama-era online privacy protections.

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Jeff Sessions told Congress under oath that he “did not have communications with the Russians.” Some say he lied because the Justice Department says he spoke twice with Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak.

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The Office of Congressional Ethics is an issue now after Congressional Republicans wanted to limit its powers and Donald Trump called it ‘unfair.’ Find out what it does it and how it works.

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Senate Democrats voted Wednesday to elect New York Sen. Chuck Schumer as minority leader for the new Congress.

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Mylan CEO Heather Bresch came under fire for putting the price of anti-allergy EpiPens beyond reach of many Americans. She appeared before Congress to answer for the price hike.

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Rep. Tim Huelskamp is running a tough reelction bid in Kansas’ 1st Congressional District (The Big First). He has a primary against Roger Marshall; wife is Angela and net worth is $56k.

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Dr. Roger Marshall, an ob/gyn, is running in the GOP primary against Kansas Rep. Tim Huelskamp. He is pro-life, married with kids and is endorsed by the business lobby.

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House Democrats are protesting for a vote on gun control measures by holding a sit-in on the House floor. Watch videos here.

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Martin Shkreli refused to answer questions, invoking his Fifth Amendment rights, during a Congressional hearing. Watch video of his appearance here.

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Another deadline for Congress to pass a budget deal is fast approaching. Will the government shut down again in December 2015?

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House Speaker John Boehner announced today that he will be retiring from Congress at the end of October. His announced stunned Capitol Hill. Why is he leaving?

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Pope Francis delivered a speech in English to Congress today that included an audience of VP Biden and Speaker of the House Boehner. Watch the full video here.

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Pope Francis is expected to address a joint meeting of Congress today, September 24 at 10 a.m. Here’s how to watch a livestream of the pope’s address.

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Americans are awaiting the arrival of the leader of the Catholic Church, Pope Francis, to New York and Philadelphia after His Holiness visits Cuba. See the best, funny memes here.

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Senator Robert Menendez of New Jersey has proposed a new law to Congress to ban people from bringing trophy animals they shot abroad back to the United States.

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