"Despite doing the same job as the U.S. Men’s National Team, USWNT players are receiving inferior wages, working conditions, and investment."
The actress spoke Tuesday at the House’s first meeting on the Equal Rights Amendment in 36 years.
One Twitter user used footage of the exchange to ask how many times per year the president ordered the KFC family bucket.
Rep. Jackie Speier asked the president's former lawyer how many times Trump had asked him to threaten someone.
The award, which is usually reserved for public officials and politicians, celebrates "political courage."
"Please tell the President it's OK to open up the government," Rep. Jackie Speier tweeted.
House and Senate lawmakers struck a deal on a bill beefing up their god-awful sexual harassment policy.
How many creepy male lawmakers have to resign before Congress confronts its Me Too problem?
He was about to get some bad news.
Hold the Texas Republican accountable to "the high standards our office demands," says Rep. Jackie Speier.
The move echoed a similar fashion statement made at the Golden Globe Awards to highlight victims of sexual harassment and assault.
“Because one more victim is too much," said one advocate accompanying a congresswoman to the event.
Rep. Jackie Speier told MSNBC that she extended an invitation to the activist to show support for the cultural movement.
"This is a culture change that is sweeping the country, and Congress is embracing it," said Rep. Jackie Speier.
Their letter comes after Republican congressional leaders pushed back on conducting an investigation.
More than 100 representatives of all genders signed a letter Tuesday calling for Congress to open an investigation into Trump.
Rep. Diana DeGette says former San Diego Mayor Bob Filner once tried to forcibly kiss her. Former Rep. Donna Edwards also said he behaved inappropriately toward her.