“We Want to...Go Forward in a Very Drastic Way”: Inside Congress, the Race for Real Police ReformDemocrats are hard at work on a package of bills, and Cory Booker and Kamala Harris are leading “very raw” personal discussions about race. But Republicans—namely McCarthy and McConnell—could act as roadblocks.
Amazon May Have Misled Congress, House Judiciary Chair SaysAmazon.com Inc. may have misled Congress when a company lawyer testified last year that the online retailer doesn’t use data it collects on sales to favor its own products over third-party sellers, the chairman of the House Judiciary Committee said.1
Democratic leaders, immigrants call on McConnell to act on anniversary of Dream and Promise ActOn Wednesday, top Democratic leaders marked the one year anniversary of the House of Representatives passing permanent protections for over 2 million immigrants, including Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) recipients, Temporary Protected...
Donald Trump 'committed impeachable offences,' constitutional scholars tell CongressDonald Trump committed offences worse than Richard Nixon during Watergate and should be impeached for "high crimes and misdemeanors", constitutional scholars selected by Democrats told Congress yesterday.1
World War II | US House of Representatives: History, Art & ArchivesOn December 8, 1941, President Franklin D. Roosevelt addressed Congress to ask for a declaration of war after Japan’s surprise attack on Pearl Harbor. Roosevelt’s speech, Congresswoman Jeannette Rankin’s lone vote against war, and security at the Capitol are discussed in a series of firsthand accounts of the World War II era. Oral histories help to provide a more complete picture of the House of Representatives during this period of global conflict.