House rejects resolution to pull U.S. forces from Afghanistan
March 17th, 2011
07:01 PM ET
3 years ago

House rejects resolution to pull U.S. forces from Afghanistan

WASHINGTON (CNN) – The House Thursday decisively rejected a resolution directing the president to withdraw U.S. forces from Afghanistan this year, but the vote also showed a deep divide in the president's own party on the war.

The final vote tally was 321 to 93, with 85 Democrats supporting the proposal.
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Amid the budget cutting, goodbye to Jane Harman
February 18th, 2011
06:17 PM ET
3 years ago

Amid the budget cutting, goodbye to Jane Harman

Washington (CNN) - House members took a quick break from partisan attacks Friday to salute one of their own - Rep. Jane Harman, D-California, whose last day in Congress is February 28.

After voting to cut billions from this year's budget, members made a slightly awkward turn to say goodbye to the long-time congresswoman, who celebrated bipartisanship in her remarks.
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