Ayanna Pressley

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Rep. Ayanna Pressley (D-Mass.) speaks as Reps. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.), Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich), and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) hold a press conference at the U.S. Capitol on July 15, 2019. (Photo: Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images)
"Our government cannot be allowed to commit human rights atrocities or escape investigation, oversight, or criticism based on its powerful geopolitical position, as it so often has."
Brett Wilkins, staff writer
Rep. Katie Porter (D-Calif.) and three of her House Democratic colleagues introduced a bill on October 20, 2020 to fund mental health first responder units in a bid to reduce police violence against mentally ill people. (Photo: Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)
The co-sponsors cited research showing people with mental illnesses are 16...
Brett Wilkins, staff writer
Rep. Katie Porter (D-Calif.) took Big Pharma CEOs to task for charging exorbitant prices for life-saving medications during a House Oversight Committee hearing on September 30, 2020. (Photo: Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc. via Getty Images)
"To recap here: The drug didn't get any better, the cancer patients didn't get...