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What does a Jan. 6 hearing victory look like for Democrats?

Democrats cheering the congressional investigation into last year’s violent attack on the Capitol face a tricky question as they make their case against former President Trump: What does a victory look like? The answer seems to be as diverse as the House Democratic Caucus itself. A number of lawmakers said they want the open proceedings,…

Louisiana ban on transgender athletes competing in girls, women’s sports becomes law

Story at a glance The Fairness in Women’s Sports Act will require Louisiana K-12 schools and universities to designate sports teams according to the biological sex assigned at birth for the team members.  Louisiana’s Democratic governor let the bill become law without a signature. The measure had overwhelming support from the state legislature. A Louisiana…

On the lawn: Biden attends Summit of the Americas

President Biden this week is bringing together leaders from North, Central and South America for the Summit of the Americas, held in Los Angeles. Biden will travel to California on Wednesday for the summit, with leaders expected to discuss economic prosperity, climate change, the migration crisis and the COVID-19 pandemic. Also this week, Biden is…