Tuesday, 19 October, 2021

Category: House of Representatives


“When congressional committees meet this week to begin formally drafting Democrats’ ambitious social policy plan, they will be undertaking the most significant expansion of the nation’s safety net since the war on poverty in the 1960s, devising legislation that would Read more…


On Tuesday, long-time moderate Democrat Rep. Ron Kind of Wisconsin announced he would not be seeking re-election in 2022. The announcement came as a potential harbinger to Democrats, who are hanging on to a razor thin majority in the House, Read more…


In the midst of the ongoing battle for the direction of the Republican Party, the Trump side suffered a defeat when Trump-backed candidate Susan Wright lost to another Republican in a special election.  Wright lost to State Rep. Jake Ellzy Read more…


Playbook: “The House’s Jan. 6 committee makes its debut this morning.” “For the first time across dozens of high-profile Trump-related oversight hearings, Republican leadership and allies will have no voice on the panel. (It’s going to be weird for us Read more…