A coming-together of two or more people; a meeting.
A formal gathering or assembly; a conference held to discuss or decide on a specific question.
(often capitalized: Congress) A legislative body of a state, originally the bicameral legislature of the United States of America.
An association, especially one consisting of other associations or representatives of interest groups.
The National Congress of American Indians
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Congress, United States Congress, U.S. Congress, US Congressnoun
the legislature of the United States government
a meeting of elected or appointed representatives
a national legislative assembly
sexual intercourse, intercourse, sex act, copulation, coitus, coition, sexual congress, congress, sexual relation, relation, carnal knowledgenoun
the act of sexual procreation between a man and a woman; the man's penis is inserted into the woman's vagina and excited until orgasm and ejaculation occur
relation, relative, social intercourse, recounting, carnal knowledge, relation back, intercourse, coitus, sexual relation, sexual congress, telling, sexual intercourse, copulation, sex act, coition
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I can’t stress this enough, these people have stood there and lied to us time and time again on these issues in terms of al Qaeda-Taliban relations, al Qaeda’s strength, etc. If Congress doesn’t get involved they’ll stand there and lie to us again.
Even going into a store to buy just about anything … you shouldn’t have to walk around aimlessly asking ‘Is this OK?’ ‘Is this not OK?’ Everybody should have the right to healthy products. I do feel like it’s time for Congress to do its job.
Extending the deadline will also allow@DHSgov to work with Congress to implement needed changes to expedite the issuance of REAL IDs once the current health crisis concludes.
Much of the debate between the Justices in this case is over just how far they can go to rewrite a poorly worded statute in order to save it from constitutional challenge, that fight shows up in three of the Court's four decisions from Monday -- and is, in many ways, a sign of the times, as Supreme Court confronts an increasingly polarized Congress that, for various reasons, may be more likely to write vague statutes than clear ones.
We are so insulted by this. It is a violation of the very essence of a law that Congress itself enacted, women are dying from maternal complications, teens are getting pregnant and people are dying from HIV-related causes. Lives of Filipino citizens are at stake.
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- اجتماع, كونجرِس, مؤتمرArabic
- конференция, конгресBulgarian
- eduskunta, kongressi, liitto, keskusliittoFinnish
- còmhdhailScottish Gaelic
- 議会, 会議, 国会Japanese
- 대회, 연합회, 협의회, 의회Korean
- کۆنگرا, kongreKurdish
- congres, conferentieDutch
- congres, partidRomanian
- съезд, конгрессRussian
- Hội nghịVietnamese
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