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The House of Representatives passed the Equality Act by a vote of 224-206 on February 25, 2021. (Photo: Dorret/Flickr/cc) News
'Long Time Coming': LGBTQ Advocates Applaud House Passage of Equality Act
"Today, love and progress triumphed over bullying and hate."
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Rachel Levine speaks during her confirmation hearing to be Assistant Secretary, both of the Department of Health and Human Services before the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions committee in Washington on Thursday, Feb. 25, 2021.(Photo by Caroline Brehman/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images) News
Rand Paul Ripped for 'Completely Disgusting' Transphobic Attack on HHS Nominee Rachel Levine
"It's always interesting how libertarians claim that people should be left alone, but then expect everyone to conform to their personal views."
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Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) speaks to reporters as he makes his way to the Senate Subway on Capitol Hill on Tuesday, January 26, 2020 in Washington, D.C. (Photo: Salwan Georges/The Washington Post via Getty Images) Views
GOP Talking Heads Try to Score Political Points by Stoking Resentment About Accusations of Racism
Biden condemned white supremacy, so why are some Republicans disingenuously describing it as an attack on the entire GOP? I would like to assume that most Americans in both parties oppose hate groups and violence.
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Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) led an unsuccessful effort on Tuesday to kill the Senate trial for former President Donald Trump. (Photo: Win McNamee/Getty Images) News
After Delaying Trump Impeachment Trial, All But 5 GOP Senators Vote in Favor of Saying Now It's Too Late
"McConnell delayed the trial and then voted in favor of a point [of] order to dismiss it because it was...starting too late."
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Here Are the 16 Democrats Who Voted With GOP to Kill Amendment to Withdraw All US Troops, End Afghan War
"After nearly 19 years, over 147,000 casualties and total costs over a trillion dollars, it's long past time to bring troops home and invest in political, diplomatic, and development tools."
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The National Memorial for Peace and Justice, informally known as the National Lynching Memorial, is a national memorial to commemorate the victims of lynching in the U. S. (Photo: Ron Cogswell/flickr/cc) Views
There’s No Excuse for Blocking the Anti-Lynching Bill
It’s 2020—we should’ve made the lynching of Black Americans a federal crime by now.
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With at Least Three Members of US Congress Infected With Coronavirus, Calls for Remote Voting Grow
"Congress should be an example, not an exception, on public health."
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Rand Paul: The Fairweather Libertarian
When it comes to single-payer healthcare systems and tort reform, the Senator from Kentucky has a funny way of sticking to his guns
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Despite all his rhetoric and the applause from his libertarian base, Sen. Rand Paul is just another top-down, autocratic, big-government Republican. News
'Do As I Say, Not As I Do:' Rand 'Socialized-Medicine-Is-Slavery' Paul Headed to Canada for Some Surgery
"When a 'libertarian' goes for some socialized medicine..."
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Proposed Law Seeks to Reform System That Jails People Just for Being Poor
'In our country,' said bill co-sponsor Sen. Kamala Harris, 'whether you stay in jail or not is wholly determined by whether you're wealthy or not – and that's wrong.'
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