Eleanor Holmes Norton
Republicans want to limit the District’s democratic governance as the city gets closer than ever to becoming the 51st state.
“My alibi is solid," said the Democratic lawmaker. “I hope the owners find the zebras and that all involved live long, full lives."
While marking history, the real test may come in 2021.
Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton said the bill could pass the Senate with a simple majority vote.
The deployment of unwanted federal forces in the District of Columbia is only possible because it is not a state.
It's the first once-a-decade census in which most people are being encouraged to answer questions via the internet.
Taraji P. Henson testified before the Congressional Black Caucus’ Emergency Taskforce on Black Youth Suicide and Mental Health to advocate for mental health programs in schools.
“I absolutely believe that in this country, if you are 18 years of age, you should not be able to buy a rifle,” the Florida senator said at last week's CNN town hall.
As star Joy Bryant says: “We’re still talking about this shit.”