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House Democrats unveiled their sweeping new landmark legislation aimed at reforming the ways in which police departments enforce the nation's laws.

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The chiefs of the FBI and the NSA will testify before Congress today about allegations that the Russians meddled in the 2016 U.S. elections. They are expected to be grilled on whether the Russians did so with help from some members of President Donald Trump’s inner circle. The testimony by FBI Director James Comey and […]

24 million more people would lose coverage by 2026, while the federal deficit would decrease by $337 billion.

The Washington Post reported yesterday (March 1st) that, Attorney General Jeff Sessions spoke twice with Russia’s ambassador to the U.S. last year during the presidential campaign, while, then a senator, he was a supporter of and adviser to Donald Trump‘s campaign. The report led to calls from Democratic members of Congress for Sessions to recuse […]

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According to MSNBC, House Republicans voted yesterday (January 2nd) to gut the Office of Congressional Ethics, the independent body created in 2008 to investigate allegations of misconduct by lawmakers after several bribery and corruption scandals sent members of Congress to prison. Democrats blasted the move, which is part of a rules package approved Monday that […]

Carl Conyers Jr., the son of Michigan Rep. John Conyers, was found safe in Houston, Texas, Friday morning after going missing on Tuesday.

Rep. Emanuel Cleaver spoke with Roland Martin, host of NewsOne Now, and guest co-host Laura Coates about Wednesday's sit-in protest that captured the attention of the nation and went viral on social media platforms.

A 66-year-old Tennessee man was shot and wounded at the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center Monday after allegedly brandished a gun at law enforcement authorities, according to USA Today.

It's the first out of 430 registered caucuses that will focus solely on the issues that we as African-American women face.

Although the odds of winning are 1 in 292.2 million, people are flocking to local stores vying for a chance to win the prize.

After more than 60 votes, the House of Representatives passed legislation that would repeal Obamacare. According to CNN, the vote was 240-181. The bill to dismantle will get to President Obama, but the President has vowed to veto any bill that dismantles his signature health care law. Watch the video of House GOP Leaders speaking in […]

Congress on Friday overwhelmingly approved 'a sweeping, year-end fiscal package.'