Vice President Kamala Harris came to the rescue of Senate Democrats Thursday afternoon bybreaking a 50-50logjam over whether to advance President Biden's $1.9 trillion coronavirus legislation.
Rep. Eric Swalwell, one of the House impeachment managers, filed a lawsuit against formerPresident Trump saying he must be held financially responsible for destruction on Jan. 6 when a pro-Trump mob stormed the Capitol.
President Biden cheered the passage Saturday of his $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief bill in the Senate and said the massive stimulus is the key to ending the suffering caused bythe yearlong pandemic.
The Senateon Saturday narrowly passed President Biden's $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief plan following a marathon overnight session in a key vote that puts new stimulus checks and expanded unemployment checks one step closer to the pockets of the American public.
The head of the House Progressive Caucus Saturday offered a statement of support in favor ofthe Senate version of the coronavirus legislation despite the weakening of some provisions that House liberals hadfought for.
House Democrats expressed optimism that they will deliverPresident Biden an early legislativevictory this week by passing his$1.9 trillion coronavirus stimulus legislation and make strides toward erasing poverty in the United States in doing so.
EXCLUSIVE: House Republicans are demanding answers from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on why fencing and a contingent of National Guard members are still needed at the Capitol two months after the deadly Jan.
EXCLUSIVE: Rep. Kat Cammack, who recently made an impassionedspeech on the House floor defending first responders, has issued a challenge to her Democratic colleagues who are pushing for a sweeping overhaul in policing policy.
Several House Republicans were donning new face masks at the Capitol this week to send a message that it's time to get kids physically back in the classroom.
The House of Representatives Wednesday finalized a massive $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief bill that will head to President Biden's desk for his first legislative victory.
Senate GOP Leader Mitch McConnell said the fortified security at the Capitol two months after the Jan. 6 riot is "overdone," and he compared the militarization inWashington, D.C.
Georgia GOP Rep. Andrew Clyde brings to Congress a deep understanding of federal firearms laws, as a licensed gun store owner for the last 30 years.
EXCLUSIVE: Texas GOP congressional members are calling onAttorney General Ken Paxton to file another lawsuit against the Biden Administration in an effort to blockundocumented immigrants with coronavirus from entering the United States.
House Democrats are moving forward with their plan to add the District of Columbia as the 51st state ofthe union and this time they have supportive leaders in the Senate and theWhite House on their side.
House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer, D-Md., said Tuesday Democrats have not given up on passing comprehensive immigration reform and will move legislation in the "coming months."
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Wednesday that embattled New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo should step down if the allegations of sexual harassment against him are proven true.
House MinorityWhip Steve Scalise is urging all Republicans to vote against the Dream Act in a further sign that bipartisanship will be hard to come by on immigration issues, as the GOP continues to pummel President Biden for the surge of migrants at the southern border.
Coinciding with women's history month, the Housepassed legislation toreauthorize the Violence Against Women Act and to remove the 1982 deadline for states to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment to the Constitution.
A California House Democrat plans to introduce legislation Friday to expel GOP Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene from Congress over her past controversial social media postings that already prompted her removal from committees.
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