Despite calls from lawmakers, anti-death penalty activists and the pope for mercy, 61-year-old Ernest Lee Johnson is set to be executed on Tuesday evening.
During a hearing on Capitol Hill, Rep. Cori Bush (D-MO) bravely talked about getting an abortion after she turned 18-years-old.
Reps. Cori Bush, Pramila Jayapal and Barbara Lee recounted their experiences with abortion, as access to the procedure is increasingly threatened.
Lawmakers warned that millions are at risk of eviction after the Supreme Court struck down the CDC’s protections for renters amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Real estate groups have called on a federal judge to halt the newly instated protections for vulnerable renters.
Democrats failed to push through an extension before heading off on Congress's summer recess. The Missouri lawmaker invites them to her campout.
The resolution from Bush, who experienced homelessness, demands Congress invest in affordable housing and services for unhoused people.
Ayanna Pressley and Cori Bush want to give funds to state and local government to hire social workers and mental health counselors as emergency responders.
Reps. Cori Bush (D-Mo.) and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) are pitching a Green New Deal for local governments.
Democratic lawmakers delivered disturbing accounts of their experiences on the day of the deadly Capitol riot.