It's the second time Reps. Joe Kennedy and Bobby Scott have tried to amend the Religious Freedom Restoration Act with their "Do No Harm" bill.
Lawyers and lawmakers say customs officials aren't letting green card holders access attorneys.
Claims that their Virginia districts might be "flooded" with Democrats weren't convincing.
One in three Americans -- as many as 100 million adults -- has a criminal record. Because a criminal history record creates barriers to housing, education and employment, it can often stand between another chance and another visit to prison.
"Some of these people are in there under what I'll call flimsy reasons," Boehner said.
Support for criminal justice reform from people like Paul and Koch bodes well for the Youth PROMISE Act's chances of passage
"This is a key piece of our work to grow the economy from the middle out, not the top down," Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.), who
Rep. Bobby Scott (D-Va.) will continue to represent Virginia's 3rd congressional district after this year's midterm elections
In big and small ways, many thousands ARE working heroically right in our own cities here in the United States to help ameliorate violence, including the regions that are often called our own domestic "war zones."
Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.) told The Huffington Post that such discussions had been "very preliminary," but several committee
WASHINGTON -- The Hill released its annual 50 Most Beautiful People list on Wednesday and this year's beauties are an athletic
Job growth is important, but it's also important to realize the hole that needs to be filled. Since February 2010, 1.8 million jobs have been created, but 8.8 million jobs were lost prior to that period. That's a shortage of 7 million.
WASHINGTON -- After some encouraging signs that Republicans might cooperate with them, the two House Democrats trying to
Nevertheless, Lee and Scott pledged to plod on. But after Lee and Scott said they'd be open to looking for budget cuts to