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PROGRESSIVE CORI BUSH SAYS 'SOME DEMOCRATS WENT ON VACATION INSTEAD' OF PREVENTING THE EVICTION MORATORIUM FROM EXPIRING

Rep. Cori Bush, D-Mo., testifies during a House Oversight and Reform Committee hearing. Photo By Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via...

OP-ED: HEMP IS LEGAL AGAIN. CONGRESS SHOULD MAKE IT EASIER TO FARM

Limiting commercial hemp to just 0.3% THC is unworkable. Raise it to 1%. No one is smoking 1% hemp to get high.

 
 
 

YELLEN URGES CONGRESS TO RAISE OR SUSPEND THE DEBT LIMIT BY AUG. 2

Treasury Secretary Yellen warned her department will start "extraordinary measures" on Aug. 2 if lawmakers don't raise the debt ceiling.

INSIDE THE DISAGREEMENT AND INACTION IN CONGRESS OVER RAISING THE MINIMUM WAGE, WHICH HASN'T GONE UP IN 12 YEARS

Sen. Bernie Sanders speaks during an event to introduce the Raise The Wage Act in the Rayburn Room at the U.S. Capitol January 16,...

 
 
 

AT THE RECENT CPAC, ATTENDEES CELEBRATED THE FAILURE OF BIDEN'S GOAL TO VACCINATE 70% OF ADULTS. NOW TOP REPUBLICANS HAVE U-TURNED, URGING PEOPLE TO GET THEIR JAB

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., listens as the Senate Rules Committee holds a hearing on the "For the People Act," which...

It's been 12 years since Congress last raised the minimum wage. As a McDonald's worker who makes just $10 an hour, I'm getting sick of Congress delaying another much-needed raise

IT'S BEEN 12 YEARS SINCE CONGRESS LAST RAISED THE MINIMUM WAGE. AS A MCDONALD'S WORKER WHO MAKES JUST $10 AN HOUR, I'M GETTING SICK OF CONGRESS DELAYING ANOTHER MUCH-NEEDED RAISE

Summary List Placement For millions of workers across the country, it's been 12 years without a raise in the minimum wage. 12 years...

 
 
 
Yellen outlines to Congress emergency measures on debt limit

YELLEN OUTLINES TO CONGRESS EMERGENCY MEASURES ON DEBT LIMIT

WASHINGTON - Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen told Congress on Friday that she will start taking emergency measures next week to keep...

Sagar Sharma is setting an example of an ideal youth leader

SAGAR SHARMA IS SETTING AN EXAMPLE OF AN IDEAL YOUTH LEADER

Sagar Sharma is an active Youth leader of Ajmer's Kekri city and has been an active member of Indian National Congress.

 
 
 

ALEXANDRIA OCASIO-CORTEZ SLAMS REPUBLICAN LAWMAKERS WHO 'DON'T EVEN READ THE BILLS' THEY'RE CRITICIZING

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., speaks with reporters, Thursday, June 17, 2021, as she arrives on Capitol Hill in Washington. AP...

TRUMP ALLY SEN. RON JOHNSON SAYS HE HASN'T BEEN 'PARTICULARLY SUCCESSFUL' IN CONGRESS BECAUSE THE DEBT SOARED AND OBAMACARE SURVIVED UNDER GOP LEADERSHIP

Former Donald Trump waves as he and Sen. Ron Johnson, Republican of Wisconsin, disembark from Air Force One upon arrival at Green Bay...

 
 
 

WE CAN'T VOTE YET, BUT WE'RE FIGHTING SO WE CAN SOMEDAY

That's why we protested outside Congress.

U.S. urges Ukraine to stay quiet on Russian pipeline

U.S. URGES UKRAINE TO STAY QUIET ON RUSSIAN PIPELINE

President Joe Biden campaigned on aggressively confronting Russia. But now, the Kremlin is set to complete construction of a major...

 
 
 

DEMOCRATS INTRODUCED A BILL TO RENAME MORE THAN 1,000 FORESTS, LAKES, AND MOUNTAIN PEAKS NAMED WITH RACIST SLURS OR OFFENSIVE LANGUAGE

East C--man Spring and Cascade Geyser as seen across the Firehole River, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, 2015. Smith Collection/Gado/Getty...

THESE 5 KEY NUMBERS ARE CURRENTLY DEFINING THE BIDEN PRESIDENCY FROM UNEMPLOYMENT TO VACCINATIONS

President Joe Biden delivers a speech on voting rights at the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia on July 13, 2021. AP Photo/Evan...

 
 
 
Biden, Harris: Protect voting rights to honor John Lewis

BIDEN, HARRIS: PROTECT VOTING RIGHTS TO HONOR JOHN LEWIS

ATLANTA - President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris on Saturday both marked the one-year anniversary of U.S. Rep. John Lewis'...

JUDGE RULES AGAINST DACA BUT CONGRESS STILL HAS DREAM ACT

Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals was a key federal program protecting Dreamers. Moreover, my reporting has pointed to one thing...

 
 
 
'This is really f--ed up down here': GOP Sen. Dan Sullivan called Mark Milley during the Jan. 6 riot and spoke against a tentative plan to evacuate senators, book says

'THIS IS REALLY F--ED UP DOWN HERE': GOP SEN. DAN SULLIVAN CALLED MARK MILLEY DURING THE JAN. 6 RIOT AND SPOKE AGAINST A TENTATIVE PLAN TO EVACUATE SENATORS, BOOK SAYS

Summary List Placement After Republican Sen. Dan Sullivan of Alaska surveyed the harrowing scene at the Capitol during the Jan. 6 riot,...

MIKE PENCE REFUSED TO LEAVE THE CAPITOL DURING THE JANUARY 6 RIOT DESPITE SECRET SERVICE AGENTS URGING HIM TO EVACUATE, SAYING, 'I'M NOT GETTING IN THE CAR': BOOK

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence presides over a joint session of Congress on January 06, 2021. Saul Loeb - Pool/Getty Images Pence did...

 
 
 
Senate Democrats announce $3.5 trillion budget agreement

SENATE DEMOCRATS ANNOUNCE $3.5 TRILLION BUDGET AGREEMENT

President Joe Biden's infrastructure proposals are moving on parallel tracks in Congress in a race against time and political headwinds...

JOE MANCHIN DOUBLES DOWN ON REFUSING TO ADD TO THE DEFICIT TO FUND A DEMOCRAT-ONLY INFRASTRUCTURE PLAN

WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 09: Senator Joe Manchin speaks with Xavier Becerra, Secretary of Health and Human Services , before a Senate...