Nathan Bedford Forrest Day recognizes a man known as a Confederate general, slave trader and white supremacist leader.
The prank didn't quite satisfy the peckish House Democrat who raised a flap about the attorney general skipping the Judiciary Committee meeting.
The attorney general's empty seat at a House Judiciary Committee hearing was occupied by a chicken figurine.
Rep. Earl Blumenauer is the fourth Democrat to announce plans to skip President Donald Trump's State of the Union address Tuesday.
The bills are unlikely to pass.
"No moral president would ever shy away from outright condemning hate, intolerance and bigotry," Rep. Steven Cohen (D-Tenn.) said.
A judge says the FAA should review the issue as a matter of safety.
Rep. Steve Cohen Calls Out Racist Roots Of Anti-Abortion Movement
Americans for Safe Access (ASA) and other advocates have worked for years to lay the foundations that have made these changes possible. We're making real progress, but until we pass the CARERS Act, state laws and the people they are intended to protect remain in jeopardy
Count me among the satisfied that Leonhart will be leaving her government job soon. With her departure, President Obama now has the opportunity to name someone to the job who can clearly see the future of drug policy reform.
We have a world-historical opportunity right now to help change the game in Washington on how people speak and think about the U.S. relationship to Israel.
Democrats have established a track record of being tone deaf when addressing military and veteran issues. Though not a matter of life and death, consider the way some Democrats have dealt with a subject that is important to many active and retired servicemen -- college.
Mica started out the hearing on the defensive, arguing that Congress had the right to examine the laws of the District of
"It came together that this would be a good place to try this and the Illinois DOT was a good partner," Magliari said, adding
There is a new war between the states -- in the South. This is not, as some of my Southern friends call it, a "war of Northern aggression." This war is between the states and the federal government.
Cohen's bill, which is being sponsored by Rep. Earl Blumenauer (D-Ore.), has been assigned to the House Judiciary, Oversight