Category Archives: congress

House Passes Bill Barring States From Restricting Abortions

Rep. Judy Chu (D-Calif.) speaks in Washington in a file photograph. (Kevin Dietsch/Getty Images)

White House Warning Agencies of Potential Government Shutdown: Psaki

White House press secretary Jen Psaki speaks during a press briefing at the White House on Sept. 8, 2021. (Kevin Dietsch/Getty Images)

House Republicans Push the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R., Calif.) delivers remarks on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., June 23, 2021.

GOP Senators Introduce Bill to Block Biden’s ‘Weaponization’ of IRS Bank Account Surveillance

Sen. John Boozman (R-Ariz.), joined by fellow Republican Senators, speaks on a proposed Democratic tax plan, at the U.S. Capitol in Washington on Aug. 04,…

Sen. Chuck Grassley to Seek Eighth Term

Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) speaks during a congressional hearing in Washington on Feb. 24, 2021. (Greg Nash/Pool/AFP via Getty Images)

Congressional Talks on Police Reform Crumble, With Both Sides Assigning Blame

Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) arrives at the Senate chamber at the Capitol in Washington on Sept. 22, 2021. (J. Scott Applewhite/AP Photo)

House Republicans Just Voted To Draft Our Daughters – And GOP Senators Will Too

The House of Representatives passed the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) Thursday night after a lengthy amendment debate that took up most of the day. This annual bill is considered “must pass” legislation as it reauthorizes and funds the military.

EPA Dismisses Congressional Oversight Request On Appointee’s Chinese Ties

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is stonewalling Republican lawmakers on a request for documents and communications between Deputy Administrator for Science Policy Dr. Chris Frey and his prior Chinese employer. Frey, a Trump critic and former employee of the agency

House Passes $768 Billion Defense Spending Bill

The sun rises behind U.S. Capitol on Sept. 13, 2021.(Jonathan Ernst/Reuters)

Pelosi’s Jan. 6 Select Committee Subpoenas Four Trump Aides, Advisers

Rep. Bennie Thompson (D-Miss.), chairman of the House Select Committee investigating the Jan. 6 breach of the U.S. Capitol, is seen in Washington during a…