FILE - In this April 28, 2021, file photo President Joe Biden addresses a joint session of Congress in the House Chamber at the U.S. Capitol in Washington. Biden has moved into a new phase of his presidency, having already begun to face a historic series of crises and largely dedicating his first 100 days to steady a nation reeling from the COVID-19 pandemic that has killed nearly 570,000 Americans and devastated its economy. (Chip Somodevilla/Pool via AP, File)

Congress will focus on IRS and TSA this week

More money to expand the IRS and raises for TSA officers – both are on the agenda as Congress returns to Washington this week.

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Will it ever be time for federal employees to return to their regular offices?

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Like cherry blossom petals, money from the COVID stimulus bill is falling everywhere

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Congress feels threatened but it doesn’t like the security measures it and its staff are enduring

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FILE - This Dec. 18, 2019, file photo shows the U.S. Capitol building is seen before sunrise on Capitol Hill in Washington. Congress is shutting the Capitol to the public until April in reaction to the spread of the coronavirus, officials announced Thursday, March 12, 2020, a rare step that underscores the growing gravity with which the government is reacting to the viral outbreak. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File)

The post election dust is slowly settling as Congress gets back to work

You could conclude that the next administration will belong to Joe Biden. The Senate looks to remain with a slim Republican majority. And a House that’s…

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Debbie Stabenow

Members of Congress starting to chime in on President’s recent EO

As we plow toward the election, the Senate will vote on Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett as members of Congress scramble to get anything done.

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Debbie Stabenow

Congress waiting until final buzzer to pass continuing resolution

Amid talk of a SCOTUS replacement, the Senate takes up the continuing resolution issue as the last of the sand slips through the hourglass.

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