Wednesday, March 22, 2023

Will Southwest’s Debacle Finally Spur Congress to Act?

Southwest’s mass cancellation event over the holidays could finally spur Congress to do something.

Congress Votes to Expand U.S. Power to Prosecute International War Crimes

Passed after an address by Ukraine’s leader, the bill would allow foreigners in the United States who are suspected of war crimes to be...

Adam Schiff: Don’t Forget That Many Republicans in Congress Enabled Trump’s Big Lie

The Jan. 6 committee found that multiple laws were violated in an attempt to overturn the 2020 election, and not just by Donald Trump’s...

Congress Honors Emmett Till and His Mother With Gold Medal Vote

Emmett, whose killing shaped the civil rights movement, and Mamie Till-Mobley would posthumously receive the body’s highest civilian honor if President Biden signs the...

Congress Has Once Again Failed Immigrant Youths

All of my years as an organizer have taught me to channel that anger into action, and that in itself is a discipline of...

Ukraine’s Zelensky Brings His Olive Green Sweatshirt to Congress

Volodymyr Zelensky came to Washington wearing his reality on his sleeves.

Full Transcript of Zelensky’s Speech Before Congress

The Ukrainian president delivered an emotional appeal for further American support, vowing that his country would prevail in its war with Russia.

Zelensky Will Meet With Biden in Washington and Address Congress, Officials Say

The visit will be the first time President Volodymyr Zelensky of Ukraine has left his country since Russia invaded in February.

Congress Proposes More Than $44 Billion for Ukraine

The spending bill unveiled Tuesday includes billions more for the country than President Biden had requested.

Congress Offers $1 Billion for Climate Aid, Falling Short of Biden’s Pledge

Activists called the funding to help developing countries cope with the impacts of climate change “hugely disappointing.”