The Missouri Democratic congresswoman has shared her own story getting an abortion after she was raped as a teenager.
“I’m not praying any of these people get hurt or harmed, but they need to see firsthand how bad the streets really are," the Blue Lives Matter founder said.
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.