Tag: female members of the united states house of representatives

Reps. Cori Bush, Ilhan Omar and Ayanna Pressley Sleep Outside the U.S. Capitol to Protest End of Pandemic Eviction Freeze

According to CBS News, the trio’s decision to camp out in front of the Capitol came after Bush sent out a letter to her colleagues in Congress urging them not to leave for August recess until the moratorium was extended and recalling her own experiences with homelessness. “I have been evicted three times myself. I […]

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The Beef Between Lauren Boebert and AOC, Explained

Lauren BoebertImage: JASON CONNOLLY (Getty Images) Everyone loves an educated adult fight, but it’s a bit unfair when one of the said adults is the majestic and pristine Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and the other is a gun-toting trash can who has been arrested more times than Kim Kardashian has been married. Advertisement For some reason, […]

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House Votes for Panel to Investigate Jan. 6 Capitol Riot. Rep. McCarthy Threatens Any GOP Members Who Participate

US House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) walks away after gavelling in Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) at the US Capitol on January 3, 2021 in Washington, DC. Photo: Tasos Katopodis (Getty Images) On Wednesday, the U.S. House of Representatives voted to establish a select committee to investigate the World War Wypipo rebellion […]

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Dear Kyrsten Sinema: Who TF Is ‘We’?

Screenshot: Washington Post/Twitter The still Mississippi courtroom was suspended in a silence that can only be accompanied by prayer when Mose Wright rose from his chair. He stood slowly, as if his 64-year-old back were being unbent by something up in heavens and pointed his unshaking Black hand. Advertisement “There he is,” he said, pointing […]

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Democratic Rep. Val Demings Announces She’s Running Against Marco Rubio for Florida’s Senate Seat

Photo: Senate Television (Getty Images) “Get his ass.” Those, dear readers, are the first words to have left my mouth when learning that Democratic Rep. Val Demings (D-Fla.) announced that she would be running for Florida Senator Marco Rubio’s seat in the 2022 midterms. Advertisement “I know how to get through tough times, and I […]

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