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The committee issued the bipartisan subpoena Wednesday calling for Watkins to testify Sept. 5 on what he's doing to combat the forum's rampant extremism.
Speaker Nancy Pelosi finds herself at odds with most of her caucus on initiating impeachment proceedings.
Conaway is the fifth congressional Republican in just two weeks to announce a decision to not seek reelection in 2020.
Holyoke, Massachusetts, Mayor Alex Morse is taking on Rep. Richard Neal (D-Mass.), chairman of the powerful House Ways and Means Committee.
The former state representative famously filibustered for 11 hours straight in an attempt to block an anti-abortion bill.
Trump has already said he plans to veto the measures, but they represent yet another standoff with lawmakers in Congress.
There won't be a citizenship question on the 2020 census, but House Democrats are still seeking documents from the attorney general and commerce secretary.
"To condemn a racist president is not enough, we must impeach him," the Texas Democrat said.
She pointedly noted she was born in the U.S. after a xenophobic Trump rant targeted her and Reps. Rashida Tlaib, Ayanna Pressley and Ilhan Omar.
Hits keep on coming in battle between House Speaker and gutsy squad of freshmen congresswomen.
The House speaker didn't have much of a choice after Senate Democrats overwhelmingly supported the Senate legislation.
Coates' 2014 Atlantic essay "The Case for Reparations" is largely credited with bringing discussion of reparations back into the national spotlight.
So that's what's happening in Congress today.
Democrats paint the resolution as "civil contempt," but it's actually another incremental step.
The House will also more forward with enforcing subpoenas against Attorney General William Barr and ex-White House counsel Don McGahn.