New York congressman Rep. Hakeem Jeffries can make history if he succeeds 81-year-old Nancy Pelosi as the Speaker of the House.
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The expanded Child Tax Credit will be distributed in monthly installments to eligible American families with children starting July 15.
Congressional leaders tell theGrio they couldn’t pinpoint the stall in negotiations on the Hill for the George Floyd Justice In Policing Act.
House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn (D-SC) says that he would compromise on police reform legislation that did not end qualified immunity.
“We just can’t sit by and think it’ll go away. It’s not going to go away. We’ve got to push it away. We’ve got to confront it,” he told CNN.
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Rep. Jim Clyburn is “insulted” that West Virginia’s Joe Manchin is the only Democratic senator not to co-sponsor the For the People Act.
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As a new voting rigthts bill reaches the Senate floor, Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas resorts to demagoguery to rally fellow Republicans to block it.
“They’re using the filibuster to deny progress, basically, to low-income people,” Clyburn said Tuesday at a Capitol Hill press conference.
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Childs was nominated by President Barack Obama to be a judge in the United States District Court, District of South Carolina, in 2010.
35 U.S Capitol officers have been placed under investigation or suspended without pay in connection to last month’s insurrection.
House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn said former Republican President George W. Bush lauded him as a “savior” for helping get Biden elected.
Biden’s decision to tap several House Dems for administrative positions is putting Speaker Nancy Pelosi in a politically tough spot.
A scientist has testified that she was to destroy records related to COVID-19 by CDC officials on behalf of President Trump.
On a December day in 1870, Joseph Haynes Rainey officially became the first Black American to serve in the U.S. House of Representatives.
President-elect Biden nominated Rep. Marcia Fudge, who has served in the House for 12 years, as Secretary of Housing and Urban Development.