Rep. Ilhan Omar and Rep. Ayanna Pressley were seen taking a little break from all the politics. The two were dancing to Lizzo’s “Truth Hurts” at a Congressional Black Caucus in Washington, D.C. According to Business Insider, the original video..
Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke made it clear where he stands on gun control. During th Dmocratic presidential debate he said he would confiscate assault-style weapons from Americans. He said: “Hell yes, we’re going to take away..
Bernie Sanders is going all-out to persuade voters he can win a general election. Virtually every poll since 2016 has shown Bernie Sanders would beat Donald Trump. Sanders’ aides know that some Democrats don’t buy it. According to Politico,..
Democratic congressmen moved forward with new measures aimed at curbing gun violence. The Democratic-led House of Representative Judiciary Committee voted to approve three measures. 1. The red flag bill. 2. A ban on high-capacity ammunition magazines...
Former South Carolina Congressman Mark Sanford will challenge President Donald Trump in the Republican party primary. Sanford announced his intentions Sunday in an interview with Fox News. Reuters reports the 59-year-old is a longtime Trump critic...
U.S. congressional Democrats want to investigate allegations involving President Donald Trump. According to Reuters, these include hush-money payments to women who say they had affairs with him. The House of Representatives Judiciary Committee is..
House Dems to Launch Inquiry into Trump Affair Accusations This fall, the House Judiciary Committee will conduct a major investigation into hush money paid to two women who have made claims of affairs with Trump. The investigation will focus on the..
Two committees from the U.S. House of Representatives subpoenaed Deutsche Bank in April. They're looking for financial records related to U.S. President Donald Trump and three of his children. The bank disclosed in a court filing on Tuesday that the..
The U.S. Justice Department revealed some information about billionaire Jeffrey Epstein. It said a psychologist at the federal detention center approved his removal from suicide watch. Epstein was jailed on sex-trafficking charges and recently killed..
President Donald Trump tried to blame the Dow’s latest plunge on anyone other than himself. According to Business Insider, he blamed it on the Democratic former presidential candidate Rep. Seth Moulton. He wrote on Twitter the Dow fell 573 points..
The largest group of Democratic presidential candidates in the modern U.S. political era has gotten smaller. Twenty-one rivals now are seeking their party’s 2020 nomination, reports Reuters. This is after Massachusetts congressman Seth Moulton..
President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that his administration was in discussions with Democrats to produce some sort of meaningful gun legislation following mass shootings in the United States in recent weeks. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
The once-safe Republican state of Texas is shaping up to be a competitive battleground. In July, four incumbent Republican congressmen all called it it quits, and will not run for re-election in 2020. White, college-educated voters in Texas suburbs..
U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi comments on Israel’s recent decision. The decision Isreal made was to block a visit to the country by Democratic congresswomen. Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib are the congress members Isreal..
The Honduran foreign minister said they will analyze any U.S. plan to have them become a “safe third country.” According to Reuters, he said they have not received an official proposal to help contain migration north. President Donald Trump has..
Reuters reports that Sarah Palin can pursue her defamation claims against the NY Times. A federal appeals court revived her defamation lawsuit against the publication. Palin sued over an editorial that she said maliciously linked her to a 2011 mass..
Ohio lawmakers openly condemned the mass shooting in Dayton, Ohio early Sunday morning that killed nine people. Rep. Mike Turner from Dayton tweeted that his daughter was across the street from the bar when the shooting occurred at 1:07 AM. According..
Disgraced Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rosselló has stepped down and Pedro Pierluisi has been sworn in. But Pierluisi said his term as governor might be short-lived because the U.S. territory’s Senate still must approve his appointment. Pierluisi..
SAN JUAN (Reuters) - Embattled Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rosselló on Friday said the lawyer who formerly represented the bankrupt island in the U.S. Congress will take over when he resigns following street protests over corruption investigations..
More than half of House Democrats want to vote to begin impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump. According to Politico, this will make Speaker Nancy Pelosi reconsider her position on impeachment. Rep. Eliot Engel said: “The..
Politico reports that the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee is in full-blown turmoil. DCCC Chairwoman Cheri Bustos was set to make an unplanned trip to Washington from her district Monday. Her trip comes amid an outcry from top black and..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump hit out at a prominent African-American critic on Saturday, calling him a “brutal bully” who should concentrate on cleaning up his “disgusting, rat and rodent infested” Baltimore district rather..
President Donald Trump recently directed Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives. He said they should vote for a two-year deal to fund the federal government and extend the nation’s borrowing power. The agreement would avert a government..
Ninety Democrats in House support starting impeachment investigations against President Donald Trump. According to Reuters, that group includes representatives from 28 states. With congressional testimony set for Wednesday by former U.S. Special..
President Donald Trump has sued to block a U.S. House of Representatives committee from obtaining his New York state tax returns. His lawyer accused the Democratic-controlled panel of “presidential harassment.” His lawyers said, “President Trump..
Extra! TV reports Huma Abedin and Anthony Weiner are still headed for divorce. The disgraced politician and convicted sex offender was spotted moving his belongings out of Huma’s NYC apartment over the weekend. Huma, a top aide to Hillary Clinton,..
House Rep. Katie Porter (D-CA) isn't part of "the squad." That's the four-woman group of freshman progressives of color who were attacked this week by President Donald Trump. But according to CNN, that doesn't mean she's not a thorn in Trump's side...