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Jul 8, 2021 In The News

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Thursday she is pushing to attach drug price cutting legislation to the major budget bill carrying most of President Joe Biden’s $4 trillion economic agenda in the coming months.

Jul 7, 2021 In The News

A city showed its thanks to the heroes of the last 17 months through an extravagant parade Wednesday, July 7.

Jul 7, 2021 In The News

WASHINGTON — The chairwoman of a congressional committee and two other lawmakers are seeking documents over troubling reports regarding gender inequality within NCAA sporting events.

Jul 2, 2021 In The News

The chairman of a House subcommittee is demanding that executives of Exxon Mobil Corp., Shell, Chevron and other major oil and gas companies testify before Congress about the industry’s decades-long effort to wage disinformation campaigns around climate change.

Jul 2, 2021 In The News

With most COVID-19 restrictions now lifted in New York City, the city's economy is now “turning the corner” as businesses reopen to full capacity amid a boom in new business applications.

Jul 1, 2021 In The News

Actress and activist Sophia Bush stressed the importance of young people getting vaccinated against COVID-19 during testimony Thursday before the House Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis, arguing that “medicine is not partisan.”

Jun 30, 2021 In The News

A senior House Democrat is reviving her campaign to crack down on overdraft fees with legislation introduced on Wednesday that would impose limits on the size and frequency of such charges at financial institutions.

Jun 30, 2021 In The News

Democrats are once again taking aim at dreaded bank overdraft fees.

Jun 30, 2021 In The News

WASHINGTON — In the latest example of pressure on banks to rein in overdraft fees, a senior House Democrat has reintroduced legislation to restrict the charges.

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