Nancy Pelosi calls for special House committee on gun violence

Nancy Pelosi calls for special House committee on gun violence | MSNBC >by: Khorri Atkinson|10/03/15 02:03 PM—Updated 10/03/15 02:08 PM |RePost: 10/04/2015 10:50:39 AM| One day after nine people were killed during a rampage at a community college in Oregon — the 45th school shooting this year alone — Democratic Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi called on House Speaker John Boehner to establish a select committee to address gun violence in […]

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Obama sets meeting with U.S. Congress leaders amid concern over Iraq crisis

U.S. President Barack Obama answers a question at a news conference at the conclusion of the NATO Summit at the Celtic Manor Resort in Newport, Wales September 5, 2014.

Obama sets meeting with U.S. Congress leaders amid concern over Iraq crisis WASHINGTON Fri Sep 5, 2014 11:19pm EDT | Re-Post 09/07/2014  | (Reuters) – U.S. President Barack Obama will meet with the four leaders of the U.S. Congress on Tuesday, a senior congressional source said on Friday, amid rising concern in Washington about the advances of the Islamic State. The source told Reuters the meeting would take place at 3:15 […]

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