Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene & Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Beef Heats Up In House Chamber
Congressional Staffers Stage Walkout Over Slain Black Men
On Thursday (Dec. 11), several congressional staff members of color across the political aisle staged a walkout in the support of Mike Brown and Eric Garner. The protest called attention to the growing number of slain Black men at the hands of police across the nation and the lack of indictments in these cases.
Contractors Blame Government For Botched Obamacare Website
Since the beginning of October, citizens taking part of the Affordable Care Act services faced issues with the online healthcare exchange website. According to contractors at a House hearing, federal officials waited just two weeks before launching to test the program.
Jesse Jackson Jr. Slapped With 30-Month Federal Prison Sentence
After months of deliberation in a federal fraud case, former Illinois Congressman Jesse Jackson, Jr. was sentenced earlier today (August 14) in a Washington court to serve 30 months in prison for the misuse of $750,000 in campaign funds.