The Equality Act was introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives in February 2021. The bill would ban LGBTQ discrimination in the workforce, housing, education, credit, jury service and other areas, extending the protections of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Speaker Nancy Pelosi heralded the introduction of the legislation in a statement, saying, “With … Read more
Florida governor Ron DeSantis (R) has been accused of unfairly directing COVID-19 vaccine deliveries to wealthier residents of his state. After he was criticized for the action, DeSantis threatened to redirect vaccine supply to different counties than the counties with officials who had criticized him.
The U.S. Citizenship Act was introduced in February 2021 in the U.S. Senate by the Democratic Party.
Elections in 2022 will determine control of the United States Senate. Currently the Senate is under control of the Democratic Party, who govern over a 50-50 Senate with Vice President Kamala Harris holding the deciding vote.
Cy Vance, District Attorney for Manhattan, New York, is spearheading an investigation into former President Donald Trump.
Facebook has banned news content from being shared on its service in Australia.
Former Senator Bob Dole announced on February 18 2021 that he is suffering from stage four lung cancer. Dole is 97. Dole announced via a statement that he would be undergoing chemotherapy. Background Dole for years served as Majority Leader of the U.S. Senate representing Kansas as a Republican. Dole ran for president in 1996 … Read more
In February of 2021 while the state of Texas faced multiple deadly winter storms and millions of residents lost power, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) took his family on a trip to Cancun, Mexico.