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House Appropriations Committee Chair Nita Lowey (D-N.Y.) was just one of the many Democratic lawmakers who sharply rebuked Attorney General William Barr for his handling of Robert Mueller’s special counsel report.
During a hearing of the House Appropriations Committee, Rep. Betty McCollum (D-Minn.) tells Scott Pruitt he should resign as EPA Administrator.
Placing industry concerns above children's health, this Congress is undermining the 2010 bi-partisan Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act by proposing to roll back updated standards for the nutritional content of school meals.
Ever hear of Oscar DePriest? He made history a hundred years ago Monday. Few today remember him, but a hundred years ago, on April 6, 1915, Oscar DePriest made history, becoming the first African-American elected alderman in Chicago.
Professional. Bipartisan. Serious. Mature. Those are four words that you would not ordinarily associate with Washington politics. But guess what? The Republican House and the Democratic president actually came together on an issue.
If Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi is expecting the United States to deliver the $1.3 billion in annual military assistance without any delays or restrictions, he may be in for a "rude awakening," as Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Robert Menendez said during a hearing on Egypt earlier this month.
"Go ask my wife if I have a lack of trust in her judgment, if I have a lack of respect for her because she is a woman, because
We would never stop teaching our kids math or science just because it is hard. So why are we consider doing it for nutrition?
"The federal government could lead the way by disqualifying contractors who practice wage theft, but House Republicans voted
Horses helped settle the country, and we owe them more than to turn them into chopped patties.
Another provision in the bill would neuter recently announced policies curbing U.S. investment in coal projects overseas
Despite the lack of military value, the Pentagon still wants to refurbish the remaining bombs -- a process that would cost a fortune. The planned upgrades would cost $28.9 million per bomb -- twice as much as the cost of the bomb's weight in gold.
Celebrity power couple Beyoncé and Jay-Z, who controversially visited Cuba earlier this year, might face tougher government
House Republicans seem happily oblivious to that reality. At the end of the day, they would rather score a few cheap political
It is high time to end 287(g). Human rights advocates across the country and in Georgia are calling upon their Congressional