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The Armenian orphan rug - which measures 11' 7" x 18' 5" and is comprised of 4.4 million individual knots - was reportedly delivered to President Coolidge on Dec. 4, 1925. (Photo courtesy ANCA)

Historic Armenian Rug At Heart Of Complaint By Valley Congressmen

A San Fernando Valley lawmaker wants the White House to put a rug woven by Armenian orphans and given to President Calvin Coolidge nearly a century ago on public display.

11/11/2013

Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Pasadena Lawmaker Calls For Tougher Oversight Of FISA Court

A Southland lawmaker wants to improve oversight of a secretive court panel after revelations of extensive government monitoring of Americans’ phone calls and emails.

07/18/2013

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Congressman Adam Schiff To Hold Town Hall Forum On Gun Violence In West Hollywood

A town hall forum on gun violence will be held Wednesday night in West Hollywood.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/03/2013

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SoCal Lawmakers Throw Support Behind Assault Weapons Ban

A Burbank congressman said Thursday he expects lawmakers on both sides of the aisle to support an effort by California Senator Dianne Feinstein to renew a federal ban on assault weapons.

01/24/2013

Congressman Adam Schiff (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Lawmakers Ordered To Cut Budgets As ‘Fiscal Cliff’ Talks Stall

California lawmakers on both sides of the political aisle are drawing a line in the sand as negotiations to avoid a so-called “fiscal cliff” stall in Washington.

12/13/2012

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US Forest Service Allowing Night Aerial Firefighting

Congressional representatives said the U.S. Forest Service has decided to allow nighttime aerial attacks on wildfires in Southern California.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/16/2012

Congressman Adam Schiff (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Pasadena Congressman Slams ‘Furious’ Probe Ahead Of Contempt Vote

Democratic Congressman Adam Schiff said he believes the investigation into “Operation Fast And Furious” has turned into a political witch hunt.

06/28/2012

Congressman Adam Schiff (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Burbank Lawmaker Hails Libya Victory, Says US Can ‘Support’ Syria Opposition

While he does not expect NATO military action in Syria at this point, Rep. Adam Schiff thinks more international pressure on the regime could ultimately lead to Assad’s departure.

10/20/2011