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Brittney Griner’s Wife, Rep. Sheila Jackson Join Call For Russia To Release WNBA All-Star

She has been detained for as long as three weeks, some reports say.

EXCLUSIVE: The Jan. 6 Insurrection One Year Later: Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee Recounts One of the Worst Days in American History

In an interview with, the Texas congresswoman remembers the danger she found herself in when domestic terrorists stormed the citadel of democracy.

House Moves Reparations Study Bill Forward After 30 Years Of Struggling To Be Heard

H.R. 40 would create a commission to study reparations.

Ta-Nehisi Coates, Danny Glover And More Testify In Support Of Slavery Reparations

A distinguished group of speakers made its case.

Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee Took A Knee On The House Floor In Solidarity With Protesting NFL Players

"I kneel because I stand against racism."

Black Women Call on Mitch McConnell to Hold a Vote on Loretta Lynch

Protesters say Lynch is being used as a sacrificial lamb.

Throwback Thursday: The Tender Side of Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee

Texas rep remembers the late, great Mickey Leland.

If You Still Care About Bringing Back Our Girls, Tweet It, Lawmakers Say

Lawmakers launch campaign to pressure Nigerian government.

Congress Demands Action On Boko Haram After Nigeria Visit

A U.S. congresswoman speaks out about the terrorist group.

Obama Makes Moral and Economic Case to Extend Unemployment Insurance

President calls for extension of unemployment insurance.