US House

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Equal rights advocates march in front of the White House in 2017.
"This vote is a monumental step forward in the fight for true, lived equality for LGBTQ people."
Jake Johnson, staff writer
"This flies in the face of the American idea that no one is above the law, and...
Jake Johnson, staff writer
"This event wasn't about fixing the healthcare system. It was about protecting...


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.