U.S. Congress

Shootings renew debate over how to combat domestic terrorism

Texas state troopers guarding the entrance to the mall where 22 people were killed in El Paso. The F.B.I. has been pressing for better coordination with local and state law enforcement agencies to combat domestic terrorism. (Credit: Adriana Zehbrauskas for . . .

Emotional Sen. Rob Portman says he hopes for gun law consensus after Dayton and El Paso shootings

In this April 11, 2019 file photo, Sen. Rob Portman, Republican of Ohio, leaves the chamber as senators wrap up legislative work at the Capitol in Washington. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)   WASHINGTON, D.C. – Sen. Rob Portman on . . .

Rise for Refuge National Day of Action

See more Information here https://www.weareallusa.org/riseforrefuge Put your event on the map https://www.weareallusa.org/events   On the heels of Trump barring virtually all refugees from seeking asylum at the U.S. southern border, reports have surfaced that administration officials are pressing to zero out refugee . . .

Moving backward

Efforts to Undo Pre-Existing Condition Protections Put Millions of Women and Girls at Risk The National Partnership for Women and Families is a nonprofit, nonpartisan advocacy group dedicated to promoting fairness in the workplace, reproductive health and rights, access to . . .

Ohio would lose funding for heating aid, arts, Lake Erie clean-up under Trump budget

Donald Trump’s first budget may go nowhere in Congress, but it laid down a gauntlet more direct than the president’s bluntest tweets: The federal government will be far smaller, and even the pet projects of the states that sent him . . .