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Chip Roy announces challenge to Stefanik

Texas Rep. Chip Roy is jumping into the race for House GOP conference chair, teeing up a two-way showdown between him and New York Rep. Elise Stefanik.Roy, a member of the ultra-conservative House Freedom Caucus, has criticized not only Stefanik’s vo...

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How apportionment could shift political power

The U.S. Census Bureau released apportionment counts on April 26, kickstarting what is sure to be a tumultuous redistricting process. Apportionment refers to the process of dividing the 435 seats in the House of Representatives among all 50 states ba...

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Feds tighten grip in Gaetz probe

MIAMI — Federal investigators are intensifying their sex-crimes probe of Rep. Matt Gaetz as they discuss a potential immunity arrangement with his former girlfriend and have struck a tentative deal with his one-time “wingman” who will likely plead gu...