Latest "House Democrats" News

09/16/2021

House Democrats’ tax plan would increase marriage penalty for wealthy couples

The legislation, if successful, may lead some higher-income couples to reconsider how they file their income taxes.

Source: CNBC

09/16/2021

House Democrats plan EV tax credits of up to $12,500, as Republicans, Tesla, Toyota voice objections

Detroit’s Big Three like extra credit of $4,500 for union-made vehicles, but other carmakers don’t

Source: MarketWatch

09/14/2021

House Democrats push for permanent earned income tax credit expansion

House Democrats have called for making the expansion of the earned income tax credit permanent, providing a boost to 17 million Americans, policy experts say.

Source: CNBC

09/14/2021

House Democrats’ plan would close tax loophole used by crypto investors

Bitcoin, ethereum, dogecoin and other crypto investors would be subject to the wash-sale rules that apply to stocks if House Democrats' proposal becomes law.

Source: CNBC

09/13/2021

House Democrats’ Plan to Tax the Rich Leaves Vast Fortunes Unscathed

The House Ways and Means Committee’s proposal to pay for trillions in social spending leaves wealth gains and inheritances largely alone. It focuses instead on a more traditional target: income.

Source: New York Times

09/13/2021

House Democrats take step back from Biden on tax hikes | TheHill

House Democrats on Monday released tax-increase legislation that scales back some of President Bi...

Source: The Hill

09/13/2021

House Democrats propose raising capital gains tax to 28.8%

The proposal differs from a prior Biden administration plan to raise the top combined rate to 43.4% for those with income over $1 million.

Source: CNBC

09/13/2021

House Democrats propose new retirement plan rules for the rich, including contribution limits and a repeal of Roth conversions

A proposal from House Dems would repeal Roth conversions in individual retirement accounts and 401(k)-type plans for those making more than $400,000 a year.

Source: CNBC

09/13/2021

House Democrats propose new tax hikes to pay for their $3.5 trillion bill: Here are the details

House Democrats proposed a 26.5% top corporate tax rate and 39.6% top individual rate as they try to pay for a $3.5 trillion bill.

Source: CNBC

09/13/2021

House Democrats Outline Tax Increases for Wealthy Businesses and Individuals

The draft proposal includes raising the corporate tax rate to 26.5 percent for the richest businesses to help pay for President Biden’s sweeping expansion of the social safety net.

Source: New York Times

09/13/2021

House Democrats eye 26.5 percent corporate tax rate | TheHill

House Democrats are looking to raise the corporate tax rate to 26.5 percent as a way to help...

Source: The Hill

09/12/2021

House Democrats Eye 26.5% Corporate Tax Rate - WSJ

Lawmakers expected to propose smaller capital-gains tax increase than Biden wants

Source: The Wall Street Journal

09/02/2021

House Democrats needle Biden on Afghanistan plans, defense spending

The vote tallies for the NDAA don’t fit the neat partisan narratives drawn up in November 2020 concerning reductions in defense spending.

Source: Politico

08/24/2021

House Democrats pass John Lewis Voting Rights Act

House Democrats passed a voting rights act on Tuesday named after late Civil Rights leader Rep. John Lewis.

Source: Fox News

08/24/2021

House Democrats clear path toward passing $3.5 trillion budget bill and infrastructure plan after breaking stalemate

The agreement allows the House to vote to advance the bipartisan infrastructure bill and $3.5 trillion Democratic spending plan.

Source: CNBC

08/24/2021

House Democrats hatch plan to break logjam amid standoff over Biden's agenda

House Democrats hatched a plan Tuesday to break logjam amid standoff between Pelosi, centrists

Source: NBC News

08/24/2021

House Democrats confront standoff with moderates and an agenda in jeopardy

House Democrats are struggling to pass a budget framework that will unlock their ability to move forward on a sweeping $3.5 trillion economic package amid a standoff with moderates that has thrown a key agenda item for President Joe Biden into jeopardy.

Source: CNN

08/23/2021

Manchin warns House Democrats over bipartisan infrastructure bill delay | TheHill

Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) is leaning on House Democrats to speed up consideration of...

Source: The Hill

08/23/2021

House Democrats return to advance Biden's agenda in face of crises | TheHill

House Democrats are interrupting their summer recess and returnin...

Source: The Hill

08/16/2021

Senate Republicans tout 'difficult position' they've put House Democrats on infrastructure

House Democrats are in a "difficult position" over infrastructure because of a series of politically charged votes Senate Republicans forced last week on the $3.5 trillion budget reconciliation bill, according to a new memo authored by Sen. Mitch McConnell's …

Source: Fox News

08/13/2021

Nine Moderate House Democrats Threaten Pelosi Strategy, Demand Infrastructure Vote

The lawmakers said they won't vote for the budget blueprint unless the Senate-approved infrastructure bill is approved and signed into law first.

Source: Slate Magazine

08/13/2021

Crypto tax spurs House Democrats to rethink infrastructure bill

Cryptocurrency became red-hot in the Senate after industry lobbyists were blindsided by part of the measure that would treat crypto more like stocks.

Source: Politico

08/12/2021

Texas GOP ramps up push to enact voting restrictions, passing a bill in the Senate and moving to arrest House Democrats who staged walkout

Senate Democratic Caucus Chair Carol Alvarado talked through the night, the latest long-shot effort by state Democrats to try to stymie its passage.

Source: The Washington Post

08/09/2021

28 U.S. House Democrats want $85 billion in EV charging infrastructure funding

A group of 28 U.S. House Democrats on Monday asked congressional leaders to back $85 billion in funding for electric vehicle charging infrastructure, a big jump over funding proposed in a bill before Congress.

Source: Reuters

08/03/2021

Treasury Secretary Yellen to meet with House Democrats over eviction moratorium

Frustration over the administration's position has continued to build among its allies.

Source: The Washington Post

08/02/2021

Top House Democrats call on Biden administration to extend eviction moratorium | TheHill

Top House Democrats on Sunday called on the Biden administration ...

Source: The Hill

08/02/2021

How House Democrats' Campaign Chief Plans To Defy History In 2022

Republicans need to gain just five seats in next year's midterm elections to take control of the U.S. House. It's New York Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney's job to make sure that doesn't happen.

Source: NPR

07/30/2021

House Democrats vote to let some illegal immigrants work as congressional staffers

Democratic Rep. Tim Ryan heralded the bill’s passage and the move to allow DACA recipients to work for Congress.

Source: Fox News

07/21/2021

House Democrats' walkout could be impacted by Texas Supreme Court decision

The state’s highest civil court has been asked to decide if Gov. Greg Abbott has the power to cut off funding for legislative staff, a move Abbott hoped would keep Democratic lawmakers from leaving the state and shutting down a special legislat...

Source: The Texas Tribune

07/17/2021

3 Texas House Democrats test positive for Covid-19 in Washington, DC

Three Texas state House Democrats who traveled to Washington, DC, this week have tested positive for Covid-19, The Texas House Democratic Caucus said in a statement Saturday.

Source: CNN

07/02/2021

House Democrats introduce bill restoring voting provision after SCOTUS ruling | TheHill

Democratic Reps. Ruben Gallego (Ariz.) and Mondaire Jones (N.Y.) intr...

Source: The Hill

06/19/2021

Nearly 60 House Democrats call on Catholic bishops to stop targeting pro-abortion pols in Communion dispute

Nearly 60 House Democrats are calling on Catholic bishops to cease the "weaponization" of Holy Communion and urged them to stop targeting Democrats who support abortion as being unworthy of the sacred sacrament of the Eucharist.

Source: Fox News

06/11/2021

Trump DoJ secretly seized House Democrats’ data in crackdown on leaks

At least two House members including Adam Schiff targeted in 2018, say officials familiar with the investigation

Source: The Guardian

06/10/2021

Jewish House Democrats condemn Omar for comparing US and Israel with Hamas and Taliban

A group of a dozen Jewish House Democratic members is calling on fellow Rep. Ilhan Omar to "clarify her words," after accusing her of equating the US and Israel with the Taliban and Hamas, the Palestinian militant group designated as a terrorist organization …

Source: CNN

06/10/2021

House Democrats are prepping 5 antitrust bills to take on Big Tech

House Democrats are preparing five bills to weaken Big Tech's grip on the economy, in what could amount to Congress's biggest challenge yet to the dominance of Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google.

Source: CNN

06/09/2021

House Democrats about to uncork 5-pronged assault on tech

Bills set to be announced in the coming days would make it easier to break up giant tech companies, block them from merging and prohibit them from hobbling their rivals.

Source: Politico

06/04/2021

House Democrats announce infrastructure bill amid Biden negotiations

House Democrats unveiled a $547 billion surface transportation bill that addresses priorities in Biden's American Jobs Plan.

Source: CBS News

06/04/2021

House Democrats finally get to interview former White House counsel McGahn

Former Trump White House Counsel Don McGahn is testifying Friday before the House Judiciary Committee about former President Donald Trump's attempts to obstruct the Russia investigation, in a closed-door interview that's the culmination of a two-year court fi…

Source: CNN

06/02/2021

House Democrats press key GOP senator to release hold on aid to Palestinians | TheHill

A large group of House Democrats on Wednesday pressed Sen. Jim Risch (Idaho), the top Republican...

Source: The Hill

05/26/2021

Texas House Democrats try to run out the clock in last-ditch effort to sink GOP priority bills

The Democrats delayed and deflected as they tried to run out the clock on bills they oppose. Republicans strategized to push through bills they’d worked on all session.

Source: The Texas Tribune

05/19/2021

Ahead of 2022, House Democrats Aim to Fix Their Polling Problem

This time, party leaders hope, they won’t be stunned by Republican voters coming out of the woodwork.

Source: New York Times

05/17/2021

Trump, House Democrats close to deal on Deutsche Bank subpoenas | TheHill

Former President Trump and House Democrats say they are&nbsp...

Source: The Hill

05/17/2021

Trump, House Democrats near agreement on Deutsche Bank subpoenas

Former President Donald Trump and Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives said on Monday they are near an agreement to resolve disputes concerning...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

04/22/2021

House Democrats pass D.C. statehood — launching bill into uncharted territory

Statehood supporters will target the Senate, where opposition is strong but leaders have promised a hearing.

Source: The Washington Post

04/20/2021

House Democrats Defeat G.O.P. Attempt to Censure Maxine Waters

Republicans sought to use the Black congresswoman’s comments to racial justice protesters as a political weapon, claiming she had incited violence and daring Democrats to stand by her. They did.

Source: New York Times

04/03/2021

House Democrats return campaign donations from AOC: report

At least three vulnerable House Democrats have reportedly returned campaign donations they received from the campaign of Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y.

Source: Fox News

03/12/2021

Majority of House Democrats from New York call on Gov. Andrew Cuomo to resign

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler joined in the growing chorus calling for Cuomo's resignation.

Source: CNBC

03/04/2021

House Democrats pass HR 1, their massive voting rights bill

The bill still faces a steep climb in the US Senate.

Source: Vox

03/03/2021

House Democrats surrender to QAnon, scrap March 4 session amid fortified Capitol

Leaders of the House of Representatives decided to scrap planned votes on Thursday due to reports that QAnon conspiracy theory adherents may attempt to storm the Capitol in a far-fetched scheme to …

Source: New York Post

03/01/2021

Pro-GOP group takes aim at House Democrats over massive election HR 1 reform bill

An outside group that backs Republican causes is going up in 15 congressional districts controlled by House Democrats with ads spotlighting H.R. 1 – the Democrats' massive election reform and campaign finance bill.

Source: Fox News

02/27/2021

Stimulus: House Democrats approve $1.9 trillion Biden rescue package

The legislation includes a new round of stimulus checks and unemployment aid. Senate Democrats may clash on a minimum wage increase.

Source: Business Insider

02/26/2021

House Democrats poised to pass Biden’s $1.9 trillion relief plan despite setback on minimum wage

Democrats pressed ahead over united GOP opposition on the massive relief package aimed at stabilizing the economy and boosting vaccinations and testing.

Source: The Washington Post

02/26/2021

House Democrats brace for floor fights with raw post-riot emotions

Unity tests are looming as many Democrats admit they’re still struggling to navigate a political landscape reshaped by the Jan. 6 insurrection.

Source: Politico

02/24/2021

House Democrats aim to pass $1.9 trillion Covid relief bill on Friday

Democrats aim to pass the $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief bill before unemployment programs expire on March 14.

Source: CNBC

02/22/2021

Stimulus check latest: House Democrats advance $1.9 trillion COVID-19 aid bill

President Joe Biden’s push for a $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill took a step forward on Friday as a U.S. House of Representatives committee unveiled the legislation Democrats hope to pass by late next week.

Source: KXAN.com

02/20/2021

Stimulus check latest: House Democrats advance $1.9 trillion COVID-19 aid bill

President Joe Biden’s push for a $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill took a step forward on Friday as a U.S. House of Representatives committee unveiled the legislation Democrats hope to pass by late next week.

Source: WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

02/20/2021

Stimulus check latest: House Democrats advance $1.9 trillion COVID-19 aid bill

President Joe Biden’s push for a $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill took a step forward on Friday as a U.S. House of Representatives committee unveiled the legislation Democrats hope to pass by late next week.

Source: fox8.com

02/18/2021

To Pave Way for DeJoy's Ouster, 80 House Democrats Urge Biden to Quickly Fill Postal Board Vacancies

"USPS will never recover so long as DeJoy is given free rein by a partisan, ineffective, and incomplete board of governors."

Source: Common Dreams

02/11/2021

GOP senators signal they plan to acquit Trump despite visceral presentation by House Democrats

The House impeachment managers presented senators with videos of their colleagues fleeing a pro-Trump mob, which breached the US Capitol shouting "stop the steal." They showed the rioters searching for then-Vice President Mike Pence and House Speaker Nancy Pe…

Source: CNN

02/09/2021

Biden backs House Democrats' proposed threshold for COVID-19 checks | TheHill

President Biden said Tuesday he agrees with a proposal from House Democrats to begin phasing out...

Source: The Hill

02/09/2021

$1,400 stimulus checks: What we know about who could qualify based on House Democrats' latest plan

Congress has unveiled draft legislation of the upcoming coronavirus relief bill, revealing just who could get a stimulus check this time around.

Source: CNBC

02/08/2021

House Democrats' relief plan does not change income limits for $1,400 stimulus checks

The House Democrats' coronavirus relief bill includes $1,400 stimulus payments at the same income levels as previous rounds.

Source: CNBC

02/08/2021

House Democrats settle income debate for direct payments

Joint tax filers making $150,000 would qualify for direct payments, with that eligibility phasing out for earners making up to $200,000.

Source: Politico

02/08/2021

House Democrats Unveil First Draft of Stimulus-Bill Measures

Source: Bloomberg

01/30/2021

House Democrats building elaborate, emotionally charged case against Trump

House managers are scouring for new video evidence and police witnesses, even as the Senate tries to limit former president Donald Trump’s impeachment trial to a week.

Source: The Washington Post

01/12/2021

House Democrats briefed on 3 more plots potentially targeting Congress

The warnings underscore the severity of security threats facing lawmakers ahead of the inauguration.

Source: Axios

01/11/2021

House Democrats would impeach Trump for 'incitement of insurrection'

House Democrats formally introduced their resolution to impeach President Donald Trump on Monday, charging him with "incitement of insurrection" for his role in last week's riots at the US Capitol.

Source: CNN

01/10/2021

House Democrats Plan Trump Impeachment Vote This Week

The retiring Pennsylvania senator joins his Republican colleague Lisa Murkowski of Alaska in calling for President Trump to resign. House Democrats are aiming to hold an impeachment vote this week.

Source: NPR

01/08/2021

House Democrats move rapidly toward impeaching Trump a second time

Furious over the pro-Trump mob that stormed the Capitol, Democrats are determined to force the president from office rather than allow him to leave on his own terms.

Source: The Washington Post

01/08/2021

Live updates: House Democrats eye impeachment of Trump as Biden forges ahead with transition

The president-elect on Friday plans to formally introduce more picks for key posts in his administration, including labor secretary, commerce secretary and head of the Small Business Administration.

Source: The Washington Post

01/04/2021

House Democrats tweak deepfake rule to court GOP

The proposal came after a fake targeted President Obama

Source: Axios

12/24/2020

House Democrats will try to pass $2,000 stimulus checks after Trump voices support

House Democrats will move to pass $2,000 direct payments after President Donald Trump said he supports larger stimulus checks.

Source: CNBC

12/21/2020

House Democrats seek CDC, HHS documents on Trump administration Covid response

The Democratic chairman of a House subcommittee issued subpoenas on Monday to compel Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar and Centers for Disease Control Director Dr. Robert Redfield to produce documents related to the agencies coronavirus response.

Source: NBC News

12/16/2020

Dozens of House Democrats join 'Squad' in demanding Biden end death penalty

More than three dozen members of Congress signed onto a letter Tuesday calling for President-elect Joe Biden to halt the federal government's use of the death penalty and show he's willing "to dismantle its use altogether."

Source: Fox News

12/03/2020

Second stimulus check updates: Optimism grows as House Democrats promise some measure of COVID relief before the holidays

Optimism about delivering long-sought COVID-19 relief is building on Capitol Hill.

Source: Chicago Tribune

12/01/2020

The size of House Democrats' shrinking majority comes down to nail-biter races

Source: ABC News

11/25/2020

Opinion | It Wasn't Ideology That Sank House Democrats. It Was Bad Strategy.

Poor decisions from the national party left Democratic candidates in swing districts unable to hold their own.

Source: Politico

11/06/2020

Centrist House Democrats lash out at liberal colleagues, blame far-left views for costing the party seats

In an emotional post-election conference call, liberals pushed back at the criticism from moderates, arguing that their ideas have fired up the party base.

Source: The Washington Post

11/05/2020

'It was a failure': Furious House Democrats unload as leadership promises answers after election losses

House Democrats talked through the aftermath on a private caucus call Thursday afternoon, where lawmakers blamed the media, polling and one another for the losses.

Source: USA Today

11/05/2020

Florida House Democrats give up 2018 gains — and any hope of influence

Republicans will lead the chamber 78-42.

Source: Politico

10/28/2020

House Democrats Hope To Expand Their Majority

House Democrats hope to pick up seats in this election and add to their 232-197 majority. They have focused on President Trump's handling of the coronavirus and threats to the health care law.

Source: NPR

10/06/2020

House Democrats push Congress to break up Big Tech monopolies

Congress should consider forcing the breakup of Apple, Amazon, Facebook and Google into smaller companies that can’t enter into adjacent lines of business (via NBC News). It goes on to argue the dominance of Apple, Amazon, Facebook and Google has “diminished…

Source: Engadget

10/02/2020

House Democrats Pass $2.2 Trillion Stimulus Plan

Source: Google News

10/02/2020

House Democrats Narrowly Pass $2.2 Trillion Coronavirus Stimulus Bill Without Bipartisan Deal

The measure includes a second round of $1,200 stimulus checks and extended $600 weekly unemployment benefits.

Source: Newsweek

10/01/2020

House Democrats move to vote on new stimulus bill without GOP support; bipartisan talks continue

The White House press secretary says Pelosi is « not being serious. » Pelosi says the administration is offering « the heel of the loaf. »

Source: The Washington Post

10/01/2020

House Democrats to Pass Their Own Stimulus Bill Despite Ongoing Talks with Mnuchin

Pelosi, though more optimistic on the prospects for a potential deal than she was previously, made clear that she and Mnuchin still do not have an agreement and remain far apart on several issues.

Source: Newsweek

10/01/2020

House Democrats look to break up Big Tech

Yahoo Finance's On The Move panel weigh in on what's moving markets.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

09/30/2020

House Democrats hold off on stimulus vote to allow more time for bipartisan negotiation

House Democrats will hold off on a planned vote Wednesday night on their $2.2 trillion stimulus proposal to allow more time for bipartisan negotiations in a last-ditch effort to reach a deal just weeks before Election Day. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Treas…

Source: CNN

09/30/2020

House Democrats’ stimulus bill includes stimulus checks for illegal immigrants, protections from deportations

A massive stimulus package proposed by Democrats in the House of Representatives includes a number of items that will benefit illegal immigrants -- including an expansion of stimulus checks and protections from deportations for illegal immigrants in certain “…

Source: Fox News

09/24/2020

House Democrats consider scaled-back stimulus proposal in effort to jumpstart stalled talks

House Democrats are preparing a new coronavirus relief package in an effort to shake free negotiations that have been in a stalemate for nearly two months.

Source: CNN

09/24/2020

House Democrats prepare new $2.4 trillion stimulus plan with unemployment aid, direct payments

House Democrats could move to vote on the new coronavirus stimulus proposal as soon as next week.

Source: CNBC

09/23/2020

House Democrats unveil package of reforms aimed at Trump

House Democrats announced a package of government reforms Wednesday aimed at curbing actions taken by President Donald Trump, in an effort to address what they charge are some of the President's most egregious abuses.

Source: CNN

09/23/2020

House Democrats unveil reforms to ‘prevent future presidential abuses’

The legislation addresses everything from presidential pardons to enforcement of congressional subpoenas, election interference and more.

Source: The Washington Post

09/22/2020

House Democrats push to renew efforts for second round of $1,200 stimulus checks

Senate Republicans left a second set of $1,200 stimulus checks out of their most recent relief bill. House Democrats decried the exclusion in a congressional hearing on Tuesday. Here's where both sides stand.

Source: CNBC

09/22/2020

Mitch McConnell blasts House Democrats spending bill draft as 'shameful'

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnel blasted a short-term spending bill drafted by House Democrats as 'shameful' on Monday as a government shutdown looms.

Source: Daily Mail

09/21/2020

House Democrats unveil bill to avoid government shutdown, but McConnell slams lack of farm aid

Congress needs to pass a government spending bill before Sept. 30 to avoid a government shutdown.

Source: CNBC

09/17/2020

House Democrats question findings of Kodak's internal review in wake of botched pharma deal

"Our Committees plan to vigorously pursue our ongoing investigation into this matter, and we expect full cooperation from Kodak and the Administration," Reps. Clyburn, Waters and Maloney said in a joint statement.

Source: CNBC

09/08/2020

House Democrats launch probe of Postmaster General...

Carolyn Maloney, the Democratic chairwoman of the Oversight and Reform Committee, said the committee will start an investigation into DeJoy on the suspicion he may have lied to it under oath.

Source: Daily Mail

08/22/2020

House Democrats pass $25bn bill to fund US postal service

Pelosi said the bill’s aim was to ‘reject the Trump administration’s efforts to undermine’ the mission of the postal service

Source: Theguardian.combusiness

08/17/2020

House Democrats will vote on giving Postal Service a $25 billion boost

The House is set to return on Saturday to vote on legislation related to the US Postal Service, House Democratic leaders announced Monday, with an eye toward providing the financially strapped agency with $25 billion in funding despite White House objections.

Source: CNN

08/13/2020

House Democrats to investigate scientist leading "Operation Warp Speed"

The administration has bought initial vaccine batches from several pharmaceutical companies.

Source: Axios

08/13/2020

House Democrats begin probe into Trump's 'Warp Speed' vaccine initiative

House Democrats are probing the administration's “Warp Speed" vaccine plan, citing a lack of transparency and possible “ethical issues” of its chief adviser.

Source: NBC News

08/06/2020

U.S. House Democrats urge SEC to dig into Kodak transactions

The head of the U.S. House Financial Services Committee and other top Democratic lawmakers on Wednesday asked federal regulators to investigate securities transactions made by Eastman Kodak and its executives around the time it learned it could receive a $765…

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

08/01/2020

House Democrats 'alarmed' by allegations about US diplomat in Brazil | TheHill

Democrats on the House Foreign Affairs Committee say they are "extremely alarmed" by reports out...

Source: The Hill

07/31/2020

House Democrats find Trump officials overpaid for ventilators by as much as $500 million | TheHill

A report from Democrats on the House Oversight and Reform Committee released Friday finds that th...

Source: The Hill

07/23/2020

‘I Am Someone’s Daughter, Too’: Ocasio-Cortez, House Democrats Call Out ‘Culture’ Of Sexism In Congress

The speeches follow claims that Rep. Ted Yoho called Rep. Ocasio Cortez an obscenity on the Capitol steps.

Source: Forbes

07/21/2020

House Democrats press US Postal Service on plans to delay mail

A determination to avoid crowds will also mean that voting by mail will be more popular this November

Source: Fox Business

07/20/2020

House Democrats press U.S. Postal Service on plans to delay mail

Senior Democrats on a House of Representatives oversight committee wrote to the new postmaster general on Monday to press him on reports the service was prepared to delay mail delivery if needed to cut costs, a move that could affect mail-in ballot results.

Source: Reuters

07/19/2020

House Democrats call for an investigation into Trump's use of force against protestors in Portland

House Democrats on Sunday called for an immediate investigation into reports that federal law enforcement agents have unlawfully arrested protestors in Portland, Oregon in recent days.

Source: CNBC

07/14/2020

House Democrats ask Supreme Court to speed things up in Trump financial docs cases

The House of Representatives asked the Supreme Court late Monday night to move faster so it can begin a renewed attempt to obtain documents from President Donald Trump's financial firms.

Source: CNN

07/09/2020

Supreme Court says Manhattan DA can get Trump's tax records, but rejects bid by House Democrats

The Supreme Court on Thursday delivered split opinions in two cases over whether President Donald Trump can shield his tax records from investigators, handing a win to the Manhattan district attorney but rejecting parallel efforts by Democrats in the House of…

Source: CNBC

06/25/2020

House Democrats unveil green tax package | TheHill

House Democrats unveiled a major green tax package Thursday, offe...

Source: The Hill

06/25/2020

DOJ whistleblower admits to seeking job with House Democrats during Trump impeachment

Rep. Doug Collins, R-Ga., pressed John Elias during a testy exchange at the House Judiciary Committee hearing on William Barr.

Source: Fox News

06/15/2020

House Democrats demand big bank CEOs disclose documents about small business loans in coronavirus bailout

The lawmakers want big banks to provide "all formal or informal guidance" from the administration about PPP requirements, and the "prioritization or exclusion" of loan applicants in underserved or rural markets.

Source: CNBC

06/08/2020

House Democrats kneel for George Floyd, unveil police reform bill

WASHINGTON — Congressional Democrats introduced a large police reform bill on Monday after kneeling for eight minutes and 46 seconds in memory of George Floyd, whose death sparked nationwide …

Source: New York Post