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House Passes Bill To Undo Months Of Obama Regulations With Just One Vote

The House of Representatives passed legislation on Wednesday giving Congress the power to kill so-called "midnight rules", months of recently enacted Obama administration regulations with just one vote, as Republicans charged ahead on their campaign to strip down federal regulations. If passed by the Senate and signed by President-elect Donald Trump, the legislation would amend…

US Congress: Doing Its Best to Prevent Positive Changes in Foreign Policy

The US Senate voted unanimously on December 1 to extend the president’s authority to impose sanctions on Iran for another decade. Despite the fact that many restrictive measures have been suspended since the deal came into force, the vote would ensure that Washington can quickly snap back the sanctions if Iran violates its obligations under the agreement. Other parties…