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House Passes CROWN Act to Ban Race-Based Discrimination Against Hairstyles

The law intended to protect people who wear styles like twists, locs and afros will go to the Senate, where it faces an uncertain fate.

Survivors of 1921 Tulsa Massacre Testify in Congress, Reliving Their Horrific Ordeal

The last three living victims still call for justice.

George Floyd Justice in Policing Act: 5 Things the New Bill Would Do

The new legislation has several important components.

Sweeping Legislation That Could Strengthen Voter Power Heads To The House

The provisions of H.R. 1 could change how Americans vote.

Congresswoman's Phone Hacked and Nude Photos and Videos Leaked by Staffer and Former 'I Love New York' Contestant

Juan McCullum is charged with cyber stalking his ex boss.

Government Shutdown Showdown: Lather, Rinse, Repeat

Congress is unable to reach a short-term budget agreement.

Obama to House Republicans: Do the Right Thing; Keep Government Open

Democrats present united front against GOP shutdown threat.

House Passes Bill to Diffuse Debt Crisis

The bill enables the government to avoid default on debt.