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Commentary: A Hard-Hearted House of Representatives
The vote by the Republican-led Congress to cut food stamps is a sign of a level of heartlessness th...


Florida Legislator Introduces Bill to Repeal "Stand Your Ground"
Alan B. Williams, a member of the Florida House of Representatives, has introduced a bill to repeal...


The House of Representatives Repeals the Affordable Care Act
Democrats and Republicans will now fight for control of Affordable Care Act messaging....


Jesse Jackson Jr. Could Go From the House to the Big House
Rep. Jesse Jackson's reported plea deal could include jail time....


White House Officials Meet Former Prisoners to Discuss Policy Changes
PICO National Network joined 11 formerly incarcerated citizens from across the country to address f...


Amid Protests, Eric Holder Cancels Oklahoma City Speech
Attorney General Eric Holder canceled a speech in Oklahoma City amid protests....


Jesse Jackson Jr. Resigns From Congress
Illinois Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. has submitted his resignation from Congress....


The House Passes Resolution to Preserve Oral Histories of Bloody Sunday
Oral histories will be taken from former and current members of Congress about the historic march....


Groups Deliver Ferguson Petitions to White House
More than 900,000 people have signed the petitions seeking justice for Michael Brown....


Unemployment Benefits Bill Headed to House
A Senate bill to extend unemployment benefits is now in the House's court....


This Day in Black History: Aug. 15, 1938
California Rep. Maxine Waters was born in Kinloch, Missouri, on Aug. 15, 1938....


Obama to House Republicans: Do the Right Thing; Keep Government Open
President Obama and Democrats present a united front against GOP efforts to delay and defund the Af...


House Chastises ‘Lie’-calling Lawmaker
House punishes member who yelled 'You lie!' at Obama....


House Votes to Ease Visa Restrictions for Educated Immigrants
The House of Representatives recently voted in favor of a bill which would provide additional visas...


House Votes to Derail Obamacare, Fund Government
The House voted in favor to stripping federal funding from the Affordable Care Act....


House and Senate Face Deep Divide Over Food Stamps
The House voted in favor of slashing $4 billion from the federal food stamp program....


GOP Takes Charge: New Speaker Boehner Leads House
WASHINGTON – Claiming power beneath the Capitol dome, resurgent Republicans gained control of...


House Republicans Vote to Eliminate Two Mortgage Relief Programs
The House of Representatives this week scrapped two programs designed to assist struggling homeowne...


Rep. James Clyburn (D-SC)
Rep. James E. Clyburn (D-SC) bio....


Martin Luther King Day Advocate Dies
Katie Hall was Indiana's first African-American elected to the U.S. Congress and one of the sponsor...

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