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About 40% of the U. S. House of Representatives has asked President Trump to rescind his plan for a pay freeze for the federal work force next year and instead give them a pay raise.

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Is the United States Navy prepared to accomplish all the tasks the federal government is asking of it?

One Virginia congressman says no and he’d like to see some changes.

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Only four women have ever represented Virginia on Capitol Hill, and never a woman of color. Now a Democratic candidate in Virginia’s 1st Congressional District is hoping to change that.

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This week the Senate leader announced he plans to cancel part of their August recess. A Virginia Congressman thinks the House should stay in session too.

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Virginia lawmakers have mixed reactions to President Donald Trump’s first State of the Union address, especially on his call for a massive new infrastructure spending package.