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#Houses of Congress

# houses-of-congress - Wednesday 7 November, 2012

Republicans will keep control of US House of Representatives

John Boehner will remain as the Speaker, as the Republicans are set to keep a clear majority in the 438-member House.

# houses-of-congress - Friday 9 September, 2011

Obama unveils ambitious €320bn job stimulus plan United States This post contains videos

Obama unveils ambitious €320bn job stimulus plan

An under-fire president demands that Congress get to work on passing an act to tackle America’s growing unemployment.

# houses-of-congress - Tuesday 5 April, 2011

US Congress battles to agree budget and avoid government 'shutdown'

The Republican House and Democratic Senate are at odds over spending cuts – with a total shutdown a realistic prospect.