Category: House

House Passes Resolution to Condemn Trump’s ‘Racist’ Tweets, 240-187
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House Passes Resolution to Condemn Trump’s ‘Racist’ Tweets, 240-187

The House passed a resolution to condemn what Democrats say were President Trump’s “racist” tweets Tuesday afternoon, 240-187. After hours of debate and fallout from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s (D-CA) controversial remarks on the House floor, lawmakers voted to pass the resolution condemning Trump’s remarks as “racist.” After a lengthy parliamentary battle, the House votes…

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Bedlam on House Floor: Pelosi Storms Off amid Boos from Members
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Bedlam on House Floor: Pelosi Storms Off amid Boos from Members

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) was booed after attempting to shame lawmakers into supporting the House Democrats’ resolution to condemn what they consider “racist” tweets from President Trump, arguing that anything less would be “a shameful abdication” of their oath of office to “protect the American people.” The speaker railed against Trump during Tuesday’s debate on…

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House Democrats Call Out AOC Aide for Targeting Native American, LGBT Rep.
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House Democrats Call Out AOC Aide for Targeting Native American, LGBT Rep.

House Democrats called out the chief of staff to Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) on Friday for previously claiming an openly LGBT Native American congresswoman was enabling racism by not supporting a radical immigration bill. Saikat Chakrabarti, a former Silicon Valley executive who is now Ocasio-Cortez’s top aide, took to social media last month to air…

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