United States Congress

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Noun1.United States Congress - the legislature of the United States governmentUnited States Congress - the legislature of the United States government
U.S. Senate, United States Senate, US Senate, Senate - the upper house of the United States Congress
law-makers, legislative assembly, legislative body, legislature, general assembly - persons who make or amend or repeal laws
legislative branch - the branch of the United States government that has the power of legislating
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The Constituents said he was an honourable man and elected him to the United States Congress, unpledged and unfledged.
WASHINGTON -- After living under Indian siege since August 5, the day India revoked Article 370, now apart from United Nations Security Council, the United States Congress has also acknowledged the crisis going on in the valley.
Tlaib's outrageous choice of the pro-terrorist group "Miftah" to plan and run her trip is a slap in the face of the United States Congress and deserves to be investigated by the House Ethics Committee.
"The idea that a member of the United States Congress cannot visit a nation which, by the way, we support to the tune of billions and billions of dollars, is clearly an outrage," Sanders said in an interview with MSNBC.
The Trump Administration notified the United States Congress late Thursday (August 15) that it wanted to submit the US$8 billion (NT$250 billion) sale of 66 F-16V fighter jets to Taiwan for formal review, the Washington Post reported.
The Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) -- the orgranisation responsible for delivering the infrastructure for the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar -- recently welcomed a high- level delegation from the United States Congress to discuss progress three years ahead of kick-off.
Serving as the nation`s oldest federal cultural constitution, the library serves as the primary research arm of the United States Congress.
3 senators file resolution to rebuke US lawmakers for 'interference' !-- -- Gaea Katreena Cabico (Philstar.com) - April 11, 2019 - 10:37am MANILA, Philippines Three senators, including Senate President Vicente Sotto III, filed a resolution to rebuke some members of the United States Congress for supposedly meddling with the country's affairs following their condemnation of Sen.
On 3 April, Stoltenberg will address a Joint Meeting of the two Houses of the United States Congress, on Capitol Hill.
Frigillano is one of the 27 veterans from Panay who finally received the bronze replica of the Congressional Gold Medal bestowed by the United States Congress.
In an open letter to the United States Congress, he expressed his support for reforms in the banking industry to accept marijuana businesses.

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