Pelosi invites Biden to address Congress

Pelosi invites Biden to address Congress

Pelosi invites Biden to address Congress House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday night formally invited President Joe Biden to address a joint session of Congress on April 28, his first speech to both chambers as president. In a brief letter to Biden, Pelosi said she …..

GOP could edge back from filibuster cliff on hate crimes bill

GOP could edge back from filibuster cliff on hate crimes bill

GOP could edge back from filibuster cliff on hate crimes bill Democrats say a bipartisan effort is underway to amend their party’s anti-hate crime legislation in the Senate — signaling that the GOP could be edging back from its first filibuster opportunity of Joe Biden’s …..

Democrats dare GOP to filibuster Asian American hate crimes bill

Democrats dare GOP to filibuster Asian American hate crimes bill

Democrats dare GOP to filibuster Asian American hate crimes bill Senate Republicans are weighing whether to mount the first official filibuster of the new Congress — a move that would re-ignite debate over whether the minority has too much power to block most bills. The …..

Rep. Alcee Hastings dies at 84 after cancer fight

Rep. Alcee Hastings dies at 84 after cancer fight

Rep. Alcee Hastings dies at 84 after cancer fight Florida Rep. Alcee Hastings has died after he was diagnosed with Stage 4 pancreatic cancer. He was 84. The Democratic congressman, who was Florida’s first Black federal judge and fought for civil rights, was impeached and …..