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A rainbow flag outside the United States Supreme Court.

The House just passed the Equality Act, which includes major protections to prevent LGBTQ discrimination

"This is not only important to the LGBTQ community, it's important for America, ending discrimination," House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said.
The wall outside Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's (D-N.Y.) office in Washington.

Check out the best messages on the giant wall of Post-Its outside Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s congressional office

The notes range from words of support, thanks, and praise to criticisms and random slogans.

Trump administration reportedly wanted to use taxpayer dollars to repay the Taliban for their travel to peace talks

The Taliban rakes in about $800 million a year selling drugs, but the Pentagon reportedly wanted to use taxpayer money to cover their travel expenses.
Former FBI Director Robert Mueller.

Most Americans want Robert Mueller to testify before Congress — but it’s facing countless roadblocks

Democrats on multiple House committees want to haul in the special counsel Robert Mueller to testify on his findings in the Russia investigation.

A US senator is pushing a bill to stop ‘Fortnite’ and other games from selling ‘loot boxes’ to kids. Here’s why loot box...

A new bill would prevent video game companies from selling microtransactions to children — and disrupt a multibillion-dollar business model.

Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee voted to hold Attorney General Barr in contempt of Congress, one of the most severe congressional actions. ...

Shortly after Attorney General Barr didn't show up to the House Judiciary Committee on Thursday, lawmakers began discussing contempt of Congress.

Elizabeth Warren proposes paying for an ambitious plan to spend $100 billion fighting the opioid crisis with her new tax on the ultra-rich

The money would support a whole range of services — including early intervention, addiction treatment, mental-health care, and housing support.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.

‘There is a monster living in my sink’: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez freaks out after discovering the garbage disposal in her DC apartment

Ocasio-Cortez joked, "All you people telling me to reach in and grab whatever's there are just Republicans trying to test my health insurance."