Emanuel Cleaver

Kansas Rep. Sharice Davids speaks before a gathering
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Marc LaVoie
December 10, 2019 - 10:42 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The only Kansas Democrat in Congress announced Tuesday that she will vote to impeach President Donald Trump. Missouri's 5th District Representative indicates the same intention. Freshman Rep. Sharice Davids said she supports both articles of impeachment drafted by fellow...
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KMBZ News Staff
October 18, 2019 - 5:50 am
WASHINGTON -- Congressman Elijah Cummings was a civil rights icon and was a fixture of house committee hearings for years. His booming voice and intense style of questioning earned him one of Washington's most powerful jobs - chairman of the House Oversight Committee. Congressman Elijah Cummings...
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AP News Staff
July 17, 2019 - 7:51 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Mr. Civility had had enough. “We don’t ever, ever want to pass up, it seems, an opportunity to escalate,” Rep. Emanuel Cleaver II, D-Mo., said from the House speaker’s chair Tuesday afternoon after a fight broke out over a resolution to condemn President Donald Trump’s “racist...
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Bill Grady
February 25, 2019 - 7:29 am
President Donald Trump's national emergency declaration that has spurred lawsuits concerns Missouri Rep. Emanuel Cleaver, who believes the issue is about more than party loyalty. Cleaver believes President Barack Obama overreached when he made a decision without consulting Congress to send U.S...
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Bill Grady
January 23, 2019 - 4:46 am
Missouri Rep. Emanuel Cleaver says he is not opposed to a physical barrier at some points on the U.S./Mexico border, but he said spending nearly $6 billion on a wall does not make sense to him. Cleaver was in Kansas City Tuesday to thank people who are helping furloughed federal workers in the area...
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Bill Grady
August 23, 2018 - 5:43 am
Missouri's Emanuel Cleaver is not joining his Democrat colleagues in Congress who are calling for the impeachment of President Donald Trump. The 5th District Representative spoke to KMBZ News on the heels of the president's lawyer, Michael Cohen, pleading guilty Tuesday to eight criminal charges,...
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Marc LaVoie
August 14, 2017 - 6:51 am
Kansas Rep. Kevin Yoder called on President Donald Trump to use harsher words in condemning the violence that happened Saturday at a demonstration in Charlottesville, Virginia. After a 32-year-old woman was killed by a speeding car that plowed into a crowd of protestors, the president went before...
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Michael Ronnebaum
August 02, 2017 - 6:03 am
Lower-income college graduates continue to struggle under growing mountains of student loan debt. According to figure compiled by Forbes , more than 44,000,000 Americans are working to pay off some kind of student loan, owing more than $1.3 trillion in student loan debt, which is $620 billion more...
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Marc LaVoie
May 24, 2017 - 7:11 am
Kansas City Congressman Emanuel Cleaver is blasting a budget proposal released by President Donald Trump. The ideas in the budget would hurt low-income families unnecessarily, Cleaver said in an exclusive interview with KMBZ. Among the controversial provisions in the budget is a $190-million...
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