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Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
The Trump administration is again being accused of "ducking accountability" after Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) acting director Thomas Homan abruptly backed out of a planned meeting with members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC) hours before it was set to happen on Tuesday. C ongressional Democrats had requested the meeting...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Rep. Bill Pascrell Jr. (D-N.J.) vowed to raise the issue "over and over and over again."
Ignoring the vast majority of Americans who say they want President Donald...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Tuesday's votes by GOP committee members, as The Nation's Ari Berman put it, are "more proof of how the GOP's real agenda is to make it harder to vote." (Photo: Keith Ivey/cc/flickr)
Amid national outrage over possible foreign interference in the 2016 election...

Further

Most cringeworthy moment of a too-often cringeworthy Congress, ever: The pallid churlish leaders of the House and Senate forced by circumstance - a Congressional Gold Medal ceremony honoring Martin Luther King and Coretta Scott King - to hold hands and join in an excruciating, swaying, bumbling rendition of "We Shall Overcome." Mitch McConnell wins the Deer In Headlights Award, by a graceless hair. Maybe one day we'll overcome these people. Here's Pete Seeger, doing it right.