Democrats controlling the House narrowly passed a $2.2 trillion COVID-19 relief bill Thursday night, a move that came as top-level talks on a smaller, potentially bipartisan measure dragged on toward an uncertain finish. An air of pessimism has largely taken over the Capitol.
"I met a couple that's moving out of the house out of a trailer because they don't want their credit rating impacted and they can't afford to make their rent or mortgage payments."
Representative John Lewis -- a lion of the Civil Rights Movement -- passed away after a battle with pancreatic cancer.
Democrats powered a massive $3 trillion coronavirus relief bill through the House on Friday, an election-year measure designed to brace a U.S. economy in free fall and a health care system struggling to contain a pandemic still pummeling the country.
Congressional negotiators have agreed on a $8.3 billion emergency funding package to combat the growing coronavirus outbreak.
U.S. Rep. Rashida Tlaib of Michigan was arrested while protesting outside Detroit Metro Wayne County Airport
Michigan's population grew every year this decade however, it's still expected to lose a seat in Congress.
The House released a sweeping impeachment report Tuesday outlining evidence of what it calls President Donald Trump’s wrongdoing toward Ukraine, findings that will serve as the foundation for debate over whether the 45th president should be removed from office.
The late Congressman John Conyers' voice played in a recording by his wife Monica at his funeral Monday.
"His motto was always 'Justice, peace, and jobs,' Monica Conyers said.
The House Ethics Committee announced Monday it would continue reviewing payments made by Rep. Rashida Tlaib during the 2018 election. On Monday afternoon, the Committee's chairman and ranking member issued a joint release the ethics panel would be extending its review of a "matter regarding Representative Rashida Tlaib," which was initially sent to the ethics office on Aug. 16, 2019.