(NEW YORK) -- A New York congresswoman known as the "period lady” for her work on ending period poverty has proven critical in enacting changes so that girls in schools and women... Read More.
Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call(WASHINGTON) -- An act of necessity by a high-profile new female member of Congress has turned into an inspirational moment for women.Rep. Ayanna Pressley, who in 2018 became the... Read More.
Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call(WASHINGTON) -- In an extraordinary rebuke, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and other House Democratic leaders on Monday called on Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar, one of the first Muslim members of Congress,... Read More.
Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call(EL PASO, Texas) -- Eleven detainees at an ICE detention facility in El Paso, Texas, have been refusing food, some for more than 30 days, and six of the detainees are... Read More.
Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call(WASHINGTON) -- Rep. Veronica Escobar (D-TX) said she and her constituents suspected the initial numbers the government was providing about child separations were inaccurate. “We knew the numbers were greater.... Read More.
Courtesy Charles Johnson(NEW YORK) -- Sitting in the hospital room, mother and newborn baby were sound asleep. "I was overjoyed. I remember thinking my family is complete," Charles Johnson told ABC News. But... Read More.
SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Freshman Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib is not apologizing for profane comments she made Thursday about impeaching President Donald Trump.Tlaib, who was sworn in as Michigan's representative from the 13th Congressional... Read More.
SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- It didn't take long for new Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib to introduce herself to President Donald Trump and the nation. And she did so in the most profane way possible.Tlaib,... Read More.