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Wendy Davis Launches Congressional Bid

Davis made the announcement via video on Monday Wendy Davis has decided to venture to the national stage. Davis formerly served as a State Senator for District 10 in Texas from 2009 to 2015. She gained national attention after filibustering an anti-abortion law for thirteen

President Trump Facing Congressional Censure

The House will vote Tuesday evening A resolution condemning what Democrats say were “racist, sexist and xenophobic” tweets made by President Trump regarding four Congresswomen will come the House floor later tonight. The drama unfolded after an early morning series of tweets made by the

Former First Lady Laura Bush: Stop Separating Families

On Sunday, Laura Bush condemned President Trump’s “zero-tolerance policy” in a rare break from retirement. Laura Bush has never been a political figure known for “making waves”. During her tenure as First Lady she served in the traditional ceremonial role. That is not to say

Congresswoman Louise Slaughter Has Died

The longtime Congresswoman died early Friday. A news release drafted by her Chief of Staff, Liam Fitzsimmons, revealed Rep. Slaughter passed away this morning at George Washington University Hospital. The cause of her death is due to an injury she sustained in a fall last

Conor Lamb Wins Pennsylvania Special Election

In an election that should have been an easy win for the GOP, Lamb pulls an upset. On Tuesday, the Democratic Party did what most thought would be impossible. It pulled off a win in a congressional district that President Trump carried by twenty points