#Congress

  • Article: Child Poverty Costs the US Nearly $1.1 Trillion Every Year

    Child Poverty Costs the US Nearly $1.1 Trillion Every Year

    By Joe McCarthy|March 1, 2019

    A new report could spur legislative action. Read more

  • Article: The US Is on Track to Build Stronger Ties With Africa
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    The US Is on Track to Build Stronger Ties With Africa

    By Kayla James|Dec. 13, 2018

    As US Representative Ed Royce says, “We must get this right.” Read more

  • Article: More Women Are Headed to Congress Than Ever Before

    More Women Are Headed to Congress Than Ever Before

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 7, 2018

    More than 100 women are projected to join the US House and Senate. Read more

  • Article: These 2 Politicians Just Became the First Muslim Women Elected to Congress

    These 2 Politicians Just Became the First Muslim Women Elected to Congress

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 7, 2018

    “Here in Minnesota we don’t only welcome immigrants, we send them to Washington.” Read more

  • Article: Michigan's Rashida Tlaib Poised to Become First Muslim US Congresswoman

    Michigan's Rashida Tlaib Poised to Become First Muslim US Congresswoman

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 8, 2018

    This is huge. Read more

  • Article: Women Across the US Made History in Tuesday Night's Primary Elections

    Women Across the US Made History in Tuesday Night's Primary Elections

    By Daniele Selby|May 23, 2018

    Stacey Abrams could become the nation's first black female governor. Read more

  • Article: Female Candidates Dominated Tuesday's Primaries in These Four States

    Female Candidates Dominated Tuesday's Primaries in These Four States

    By Daniele Selby|May 9, 2018

    A woman’s place is in the House, the Senate, and any other office she wants to hold. Read more

  • Article: Every Woman in the Senate Signed This Letter to Mitch McConnell

    Every Woman in the Senate Signed This Letter to Mitch McConnell

    By Daniele Selby|March 29, 2018

    “Everyone deserves to work in an environment free from harassment and discrimination,” they wrote. Read more