The Maryland Democrat pointed to a number of iconic books under threat of bans in a House floor speech.
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Lindsey Graham Admonished By Senate Ethics Committee
“It was a mistake,” the Republican said of soliciting political donations at the Capitol. “I take responsibility.”
New Bill Could Make California The First State To Outlaw Caste Discrimination
Casteism is pervasive and entrenched all over the world, including in the United States.
Idaho Republicans Call Free Tampons In Schools Too ‘Woke’ — And Block Them
Only 15 states and Washington, D.C., have passed legislation to provide students with free access to menstrual products in schools.
GOP Lawmaker Compares Parkland Dad Arrested For Protesting To Insurrectionists
“Is this an insurrection?” Rep. Pat Fallon asked the grieving parents.
Jan. 6 Protester Demands Retraction From Tucker Carlson Over Conspiracy Theory
A lawyer for Ray Epps said Fox News and Carlson must apologize on the air for spreading the lie that Epps was a federal agent.
TikTok CEO Sits For Bipartisan Grilling On Capitol Hill
Shou Zi Chew defended the popular app before House lawmakers who warned that data security and user safety issues could lead to a ban in the U.S.
Grand Jury In Trump Criminal Probe Won’t Decide On Possible Charges This Week
Despite Trump saying he expected to be arrested earlier this week, the grand jury hearing his case won’t decide on possible charges until at least next week.
Manhattan DA Alvin Bragg Fires Back At ‘Unprecedented’ GOP Trump Inquiry
The DA’s office said House Republicans’ demand would “interfere with law enforcement” and represents an “unlawful incursion into New York’s sovereignty.”
North Carolina’s Republican Legislature Overwhelmingly Approves Medicaid Expansion
Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper is expected to sign the bill, which would make roughly 600,000 additional low-income residents eligible for coverage.