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Nancy Pelosi postpones FISA vote amid backlash from GOP, progressives

Nancy Pelosi postpones FISA vote amid backlash from GOP, progressives

House Democrats decided to hold off on a vote to extend provisions from the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, caving to pressure from progressives and top [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi postpones FISA vote amid ba...→

Nancy Pelosi postpones FISA vote amid backlash from GOP, progressives

Nancy Pelosi postpones FISA vote amid backlash from GOP, progressives

House Democrats decided to hold off on a vote to extend provisions from the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, caving to pressure from progressives and top [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi postpones FISA vote amid ba...→

Senate Republicans' police reform bill fails on test vote amid Dem opposition

Senate Republicans' police reform bill fails on test vote amid Dem opposition

A Republican-authored police reform bill failed in a Senate test vote Wednesday after Democrats opposed the bill on the basis it did not go far enough -- spark [...] Read full article: Senate Republicans' police reform bill f...→

Jimmy Kimmel addresses sketches he did in blackface amid backlash

Jimmy Kimmel addresses sketches he did in blackface amid backlash

The "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" host admitted it was a mistake to wait so long to apologize for the sketches. Read full article: Jimmy Kimmel addresses sketches he did i...→

Nancy Pelosi removes portraits of speakers James Orr, Charles Crisp, H

Nancy Pelosi removes portraits of speakers James Orr, Charles Crisp, H

TOP STORIES Four St. Louis police officers charged with beating undercover colleague NYPD officers mull mass 'blue flu' on July 4: 'Let the city have their ind [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi removes portraits of speake...→

Pelosi: House will make a 'judgment' on whether to subpoena Bolton amid memoir claims

Pelosi: House will make a 'judgment' on whether to subpoena Bolton amid memoir claims

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said the House will make a “judgment” on whether to subpoena former National Security Adviser John Bolton, as excerpts from his fort [...] Read full article: Pelosi: House will make a 'judgment' on ...→

Nancy Pelosi Moves to Bar Lawmakers Who Fail to Wear Masks from Committee Meetings

Nancy Pelosi Moves to Bar Lawmakers Who Fail to Wear Masks from Committee Meetings

Pelosi has asked committee chairs to "enforce rules of decorum and exclude members who fail to comply" with the guidance on masks. Read full article: Nancy Pelosi Moves to Bar Lawmakers Who ...→

Nancy Pelosi calls police chokeholds a ‘lynching,’ believes GOP will ban them

Nancy Pelosi calls police chokeholds a ‘lynching,’ believes GOP will ban them

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi described police chokeholds as “a lynching,” saying she was confident Republican lawmakers will agree to ban them after Democrats in [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi calls police chokeholds a ‘...→

Putin seeks to rally support to hold vote on extending reign amid coronavirus fears

Putin seeks to rally support to hold vote on extending reign amid coronavirus fears

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday sought to rally support to hold a nationwide election on July 1 on reforms that include extending his reign until 20 [...] Read full article: Putin seeks to rally support to hold vot...→

Pelosi: Republicans Trying to Limit Vote by Mail Because They 'Are Afraid of the Vote'

Pelosi: Republicans Trying to Limit Vote by Mail Because They 'Are Afraid of the Vote'

Wednesday on CNN's "Newsroom," House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) accused the Republican Party of being "afraid of the vote." Thus, she argued Republicans | Cli [...] Read full article: Pelosi: Republicans Trying to Limit Vote...→

Nancy Pelosi Unveils 'Justice in Policing' Criminal Justice Bill

Nancy Pelosi Unveils 'Justice in Policing' Criminal Justice Bill

Nancy Pelosi unveiled legislation on Monday that aims to hold police departments more accountable in the wake of the death of George Floyd. Read full article: Nancy Pelosi Unveils 'Justice in Policin...→

No 'silver lining': Trump faces voter backlash amid crises

At the end of one of his most turbulent weeks in office, President Donald Trump was eager on Friday to boast of a better than expected jobs report to argue the [...] Read full article: No 'silver lining': Trump faces voter ba...→

Controversial COVID-19 papers retracted from the Lancet, New England Medical Journal amid backlash

Controversial COVID-19 papers retracted from the Lancet, New England Medical Journal amid backlash

The influential New England Medical Journal and the Lancet have retracted controversial papers on COVID-19 treatments amid backlash. Read full article: Controversial COVID-19 papers retracted ...→

Senate Judiciary Committee postpones vote to subpoena 53 Obama-era officials

Senate Judiciary Committee postpones vote to subpoena 53 Obama-era officials

The Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday postponed a vote to authorize subpoenas for 53 Obama-era officials, a move that would have dramatically ramped up it [...] Read full article: Senate Judiciary Committee postpones vot...→

Speaker Nancy Pelosi Latest Democratic Lawmaker To Visit DC George Floyd Protests

Speaker Nancy Pelosi Latest Democratic Lawmaker To Visit DC George Floyd Protests

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday visited protesters outside the US Capitol to show solidarity with demonstrations following the death of George Floyd wh [...] Read full article: Speaker Nancy Pelosi Latest Democratic L...→

Nancy Pelosi: Republicans were ‘trying to get away with murder’ on policing legislation

Nancy Pelosi: Republicans were ‘trying to get away with murder’ on policing legislation

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday said Republicans were trying to “get away with murder … the murder of George Floyd” when it comes to passing policing ove [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi: Republicans were ‘trying t...→

Nancy Pelosi Removes Confederate Portraits From the Capitol

Nancy Pelosi Removes Confederate Portraits From the Capitol

‘There is no room in the hallowed halls of Congress or in any place of honor for memorializing men who embody the violent bigotry and grotesque racism of the C [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi Removes Confederate Portrai...→

Nancy Pelosi orders removal of Confederate House Speaker portraits from Capitol

Nancy Pelosi orders removal of Confederate House Speaker portraits from Capitol

“There is no room in the hallowed halls of Congress or in any place of honor for memorializing men who embody the violent bigotry and grotesque racism of the C [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi orders removal of Confedera...→

Nancy Pelosi: Trump is ‘ethically unfit’ for office, John Bolton ‘arrogant’

Nancy Pelosi: Trump is ‘ethically unfit’ for office, John Bolton ‘arrogant’

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi slammed former National Security Adviser John R. Bolton as opportunistic and “arrogant,” after new allegations against President Tru [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi: Trump is ‘ethically unfit’...→

Aunt Jemima ‘racial stereotype’ gets the axe amid Black Lives Matter backlash

Aunt Jemima ‘racial stereotype’ gets the axe amid Black Lives Matter backlash

The Aunt Jemima breakfast brand is being scrapped amid a nationwide campaign that’s canceled everything from TV cop shows to high school names in the name of r [...] Read full article: Aunt Jemima ‘racial stereotype’ gets the...→

Atlanta police chief resigns amid backlash over fatal shooting of black man

Atlanta police chief resigns amid backlash over fatal shooting of black man

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced on Saturday that the city's police chief had submitted her resignation just hours after the fatal shooting of a bl [...] Read full article: Atlanta police chief resigns amid backla...→

Nancy Pelosi: Trump to Blame for 'Disproportionate' Share of Minority Coronavirus Deaths

Nancy Pelosi: Trump to Blame for 'Disproportionate' Share of Minority Coronavirus Deaths

Nancy Pelosi blamed Trump for the "disproportionate" number of minorities dying from the coronavirus during a press conference on Thursday. Read full article: Nancy Pelosi: Trump to Blame for 'Dispro...→

San Jose police tighten rules around use of rubber bullets amid protest backlash

San Jose police tighten rules around use of rubber bullets amid protest backlash

SAN JOSE PROTESTS: Officers can still use rubber bullets in specific situations, but they have been banned, effective immediately, as a crowd dispersal tactic. [...] Read full article: San Jose police tighten rules around use...→

Watch: Nancy Pelosi, Democrats Kneel to Protest Police Brutality

Watch: Nancy Pelosi, Democrats Kneel to Protest Police Brutality

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Democrat lawmakers took a knee and corresponding moment of silence in Emancipation Hall. Read full article: Watch: Nancy Pelosi, Democrats Kneel to ...→

Nancy Pelosi backs Rep. Engel after AOC endorses Democratic challenger

Nancy Pelosi backs Rep. Engel after AOC endorses Democratic challenger

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has endorsed 16-term incumbent Rep. Eliot Engel after Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez threw her weight behind his challenger. Read full article: Nancy Pelosi backs Rep. Engel after AOC ...→

Nancy Pelosi demands answers on increased federal law enforcement presence during protests in D.C.

Nancy Pelosi demands answers on increased federal law enforcement presence during protests in D.C.

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi wrote to President Trump Thursday requesting a comprehensive list of the agencies involved in the federal law enforcement of the Geo [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi demands answers on increase...→

Drew Brees finds support amid backlash over stance on kneeling during national anthem

Drew Brees finds support amid backlash over stance on kneeling during national anthem

Drew Brees created an uproar Wednesday when he defended his stance against players kneeling during the national anthem but found at least two people with New O [...] Read full article: Drew Brees finds support amid backlash o...→

Nancy Pelosi Attends George Floyd Protest Surrounded by Guards

Nancy Pelosi Attends George Floyd Protest Surrounded by Guards

Speaker Nancy Pelosi became the latest Democrat lawmaker to attended a protest against the death of George Floyd. Read full article: Nancy Pelosi Attends George Floyd Protes...→

Mongolians vote in parliamentary polls amid economic woes

Mongolians vote in parliamentary polls amid economic woes

Mongolians are voting in parliamentary elections at polling places spread across the vast, lightly populated country between China and Russia Read full article: Mongolians vote in parliamentary polls a...→

Ruling populists look set to win Serbia vote amid pandemic

Serbia’s ruling populists are set to tighten their hold on power in a Sunday parliamentary election held amid concerns over the spread of the coronavirus in th [...] Read full article: Ruling populists look set to win Serbia ...→

Serbs to vote amid virus concerns, political divisions

Serbs to vote amid virus concerns, political divisions

Serbia is holding a parliamentary vote this weekend that takes place amid concerns over the continuing spread of the new coronavirus and political divisions in [...] Read full article: Serbs to vote amid virus concerns, polit...→

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Thursday she is ordering the removal from the Ca [...]

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Thursday she is ordering the removal from the Ca [...]

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Thursday she is ordering the removal from the Capitol of portraits honoring four previous House speakers who served in the Conf [...] Read full article: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Thursday...→

Cream of Wheat now reviewing mascot amid Black Lives Matter backlash

Cream of Wheat now reviewing mascot amid Black Lives Matter backlash

Its cook logo is based on Rastus, a black caricature that appeared in minstrel shows in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Read full article: Cream of Wheat now reviewing mascot amid...→

Social media platforms are profiting from COVID-19 misinformation: Nancy Pelosi

Social media platforms are profiting from COVID-19 misinformation: Nancy Pelosi

Social media platforms have exploited the health of their users by profiting from insidious COVID-19 misinformation, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Tuesday... [...] Read full article: Social media platforms are profiting fro...→

Nancy Pelosi is adamant: Statues honoring Confederates in Congress have got to go

Nancy Pelosi is adamant: Statues honoring Confederates in Congress have got to go

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi wants to remove 11 statues with links to the Confederacy from the halls of Congress, an idea that so far has met little resistance f [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi is adamant: Statues honorin...→

Nancy Pelosi Seeks Removal of Confederate Statues at Capitol

Nancy Pelosi Seeks Removal of Confederate Statues at Capitol

Nancy Pelosi called for the removal of various Confederate statues from Capitol Hill, according to a letter obtained by ABC News.  Read full article: Nancy Pelosi Seeks Removal of Confederat...→

Bill de Blasio Vows to Reduce NYPD Budget Amid Police Backlash

Bill de Blasio Vows to Reduce NYPD Budget Amid Police Backlash

As demonstrators nationwide demand "defunding the police" and investing more in other public services as part of the outcry condemning police brutality against [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio Vows to Reduce NYPD Budge...→

Lindsey Graham Postpones Vote on 'Obamagate' Subpoenas

Lindsey Graham Postpones Vote on 'Obamagate' Subpoenas

Lindsey Graham has postponed a vote on whether to authorize subpoenas as part of an investigation into the origins of the FBI's Russia probe.  Read full article: Lindsey Graham Postpones Vote on 'Obamag...→

Nancy Pelosi Surrounded by Guards as She Walks Among Protesters

Nancy Pelosi Surrounded by Guards as She Walks Among Protesters

Video from Wednesday afternoon shows Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) surrounded by guards as she walks near protesters. Read full article: Nancy Pelosi Surrounded by Guards as She...→

Nancy Pelosi Admits to MSNBC: 'Maybe They Didn't Have Tear Gas'

Nancy Pelosi Admits to MSNBC: 'Maybe They Didn't Have Tear Gas'

"Maybe they didn't have tear gas, I don't know," Nancy Pelosi said, describing the clearing of Lafayette Park on Monday. Read full article: Nancy Pelosi Admits to MSNBC: 'Maybe The...→

Senate Republicans' police reform bill fails on test vote amid Dem opposition

Senate Republicans' police reform bill fails on test vote amid Dem opposition

A Republican-authored police reform bill failed in a Senate test vote Wednesday after Democrats opposed the bill on the basis it did not go far enough -- spark [...] Read full article: Senate Republicans' police reform bill f...→

Mongolians vote in parliamentary polls amid economic woes

Mongolians vote in parliamentary polls amid economic woes

Mongolians are voting in parliamentary elections at polling places spread across the vast, lightly populated country between China and Russia Read full article: Mongolians vote in parliamentary polls a...→

Serbs to vote amid virus concerns, political divisions

Serbs to vote amid virus concerns, political divisions

Serbia is holding a parliamentary vote this weekend that takes place amid concerns over the continuing spread of the new coronavirus and political divisions in [...] Read full article: Serbs to vote amid virus concerns, polit...→

Nancy Pelosi orders removal of Confederate House Speaker portraits from Capitol

Nancy Pelosi orders removal of Confederate House Speaker portraits from Capitol

“There is no room in the hallowed halls of Congress or in any place of honor for memorializing men who embody the violent bigotry and grotesque racism of the C [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi orders removal of Confedera...→

Pelosi: House will make a 'judgment' on whether to subpoena Bolton amid memoir claims

Pelosi: House will make a 'judgment' on whether to subpoena Bolton amid memoir claims

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said the House will make a “judgment” on whether to subpoena former National Security Adviser John Bolton, as excerpts from his fort [...] Read full article: Pelosi: House will make a 'judgment' on ...→

Cream of Wheat now reviewing mascot amid Black Lives Matter backlash

Cream of Wheat now reviewing mascot amid Black Lives Matter backlash

Its cook logo is based on Rastus, a black caricature that appeared in minstrel shows in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Read full article: Cream of Wheat now reviewing mascot amid...→

Aunt Jemima ‘racial stereotype’ gets the axe amid Black Lives Matter backlash

Aunt Jemima ‘racial stereotype’ gets the axe amid Black Lives Matter backlash

The Aunt Jemima breakfast brand is being scrapped amid a nationwide campaign that’s canceled everything from TV cop shows to high school names in the name of r [...] Read full article: Aunt Jemima ‘racial stereotype’ gets the...→

Nancy Pelosi calls police chokeholds a ‘lynching,’ believes GOP will ban them

Nancy Pelosi calls police chokeholds a ‘lynching,’ believes GOP will ban them

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi described police chokeholds as “a lynching,” saying she was confident Republican lawmakers will agree to ban them after Democrats in [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi calls police chokeholds a ‘...→

Nancy Pelosi is adamant: Statues honoring Confederates in Congress have got to go

Nancy Pelosi is adamant: Statues honoring Confederates in Congress have got to go

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi wants to remove 11 statues with links to the Confederacy from the halls of Congress, an idea that so far has met little resistance f [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi is adamant: Statues honorin...→

Nancy Pelosi: Trump to Blame for 'Disproportionate' Share of Minority Coronavirus Deaths

Nancy Pelosi: Trump to Blame for 'Disproportionate' Share of Minority Coronavirus Deaths

Nancy Pelosi blamed Trump for the "disproportionate" number of minorities dying from the coronavirus during a press conference on Thursday. Read full article: Nancy Pelosi: Trump to Blame for 'Dispro...→

Pelosi: Republicans Trying to Limit Vote by Mail Because They 'Are Afraid of the Vote'

Pelosi: Republicans Trying to Limit Vote by Mail Because They 'Are Afraid of the Vote'

Wednesday on CNN's "Newsroom," House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) accused the Republican Party of being "afraid of the vote." Thus, she argued Republicans | Cli [...] Read full article: Pelosi: Republicans Trying to Limit Vote...→

Watch: Nancy Pelosi, Democrats Kneel to Protest Police Brutality

Watch: Nancy Pelosi, Democrats Kneel to Protest Police Brutality

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Democrat lawmakers took a knee and corresponding moment of silence in Emancipation Hall. Read full article: Watch: Nancy Pelosi, Democrats Kneel to ...→

No 'silver lining': Trump faces voter backlash amid crises

At the end of one of his most turbulent weeks in office, President Donald Trump was eager on Friday to boast of a better than expected jobs report to argue the [...] Read full article: No 'silver lining': Trump faces voter ba...→

Nancy Pelosi demands answers on increased federal law enforcement presence during protests in D.C.

Nancy Pelosi demands answers on increased federal law enforcement presence during protests in D.C.

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi wrote to President Trump Thursday requesting a comprehensive list of the agencies involved in the federal law enforcement of the Geo [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi demands answers on increase...→

Senate Judiciary Committee postpones vote to subpoena 53 Obama-era officials

Senate Judiciary Committee postpones vote to subpoena 53 Obama-era officials

The Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday postponed a vote to authorize subpoenas for 53 Obama-era officials, a move that would have dramatically ramped up it [...] Read full article: Senate Judiciary Committee postpones vot...→

Nancy Pelosi Surrounded by Guards as She Walks Among Protesters

Nancy Pelosi Surrounded by Guards as She Walks Among Protesters

Video from Wednesday afternoon shows Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) surrounded by guards as she walks near protesters. Read full article: Nancy Pelosi Surrounded by Guards as She...→

Nancy Pelosi Attends George Floyd Protest Surrounded by Guards

Nancy Pelosi Attends George Floyd Protest Surrounded by Guards

Speaker Nancy Pelosi became the latest Democrat lawmaker to attended a protest against the death of George Floyd. Read full article: Nancy Pelosi Attends George Floyd Protes...→

Nancy Pelosi: Republicans were ‘trying to get away with murder’ on policing legislation

Nancy Pelosi: Republicans were ‘trying to get away with murder’ on policing legislation

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday said Republicans were trying to “get away with murder … the murder of George Floyd” when it comes to passing policing ove [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi: Republicans were ‘trying t...→

Jimmy Kimmel addresses sketches he did in blackface amid backlash

Jimmy Kimmel addresses sketches he did in blackface amid backlash

The "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" host admitted it was a mistake to wait so long to apologize for the sketches. Read full article: Jimmy Kimmel addresses sketches he did i...→

Ruling populists look set to win Serbia vote amid pandemic

Serbia’s ruling populists are set to tighten their hold on power in a Sunday parliamentary election held amid concerns over the spread of the coronavirus in th [...] Read full article: Ruling populists look set to win Serbia ...→

Nancy Pelosi Removes Confederate Portraits From the Capitol

Nancy Pelosi Removes Confederate Portraits From the Capitol

‘There is no room in the hallowed halls of Congress or in any place of honor for memorializing men who embody the violent bigotry and grotesque racism of the C [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi Removes Confederate Portrai...→

Nancy Pelosi removes portraits of speakers James Orr, Charles Crisp, H

Nancy Pelosi removes portraits of speakers James Orr, Charles Crisp, H

TOP STORIES Four St. Louis police officers charged with beating undercover colleague NYPD officers mull mass 'blue flu' on July 4: 'Let the city have their ind [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi removes portraits of speake...→

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Thursday she is ordering the removal from the Ca [...]

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Thursday she is ordering the removal from the Ca [...]

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Thursday she is ordering the removal from the Capitol of portraits honoring four previous House speakers who served in the Conf [...] Read full article: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Thursday...→

Nancy Pelosi: Trump is ‘ethically unfit’ for office, John Bolton ‘arrogant’

Nancy Pelosi: Trump is ‘ethically unfit’ for office, John Bolton ‘arrogant’

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi slammed former National Security Adviser John R. Bolton as opportunistic and “arrogant,” after new allegations against President Tru [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi: Trump is ‘ethically unfit’...→

Nancy Pelosi Moves to Bar Lawmakers Who Fail to Wear Masks from Committee Meetings

Nancy Pelosi Moves to Bar Lawmakers Who Fail to Wear Masks from Committee Meetings

Pelosi has asked committee chairs to "enforce rules of decorum and exclude members who fail to comply" with the guidance on masks. Read full article: Nancy Pelosi Moves to Bar Lawmakers Who ...→

Social media platforms are profiting from COVID-19 misinformation: Nancy Pelosi

Social media platforms are profiting from COVID-19 misinformation: Nancy Pelosi

Social media platforms have exploited the health of their users by profiting from insidious COVID-19 misinformation, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Tuesday... [...] Read full article: Social media platforms are profiting fro...→

Atlanta police chief resigns amid backlash over fatal shooting of black man

Atlanta police chief resigns amid backlash over fatal shooting of black man

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced on Saturday that the city's police chief had submitted her resignation just hours after the fatal shooting of a bl [...] Read full article: Atlanta police chief resigns amid backla...→

Putin seeks to rally support to hold vote on extending reign amid coronavirus fears

Putin seeks to rally support to hold vote on extending reign amid coronavirus fears

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday sought to rally support to hold a nationwide election on July 1 on reforms that include extending his reign until 20 [...] Read full article: Putin seeks to rally support to hold vot...→

Nancy Pelosi Seeks Removal of Confederate Statues at Capitol

Nancy Pelosi Seeks Removal of Confederate Statues at Capitol

Nancy Pelosi called for the removal of various Confederate statues from Capitol Hill, according to a letter obtained by ABC News.  Read full article: Nancy Pelosi Seeks Removal of Confederat...→

San Jose police tighten rules around use of rubber bullets amid protest backlash

San Jose police tighten rules around use of rubber bullets amid protest backlash

SAN JOSE PROTESTS: Officers can still use rubber bullets in specific situations, but they have been banned, effective immediately, as a crowd dispersal tactic. [...] Read full article: San Jose police tighten rules around use...→

Nancy Pelosi Unveils 'Justice in Policing' Criminal Justice Bill

Nancy Pelosi Unveils 'Justice in Policing' Criminal Justice Bill

Nancy Pelosi unveiled legislation on Monday that aims to hold police departments more accountable in the wake of the death of George Floyd. Read full article: Nancy Pelosi Unveils 'Justice in Policin...→

Bill de Blasio Vows to Reduce NYPD Budget Amid Police Backlash

Bill de Blasio Vows to Reduce NYPD Budget Amid Police Backlash

As demonstrators nationwide demand "defunding the police" and investing more in other public services as part of the outcry condemning police brutality against [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio Vows to Reduce NYPD Budge...→

Nancy Pelosi backs Rep. Engel after AOC endorses Democratic challenger

Nancy Pelosi backs Rep. Engel after AOC endorses Democratic challenger

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has endorsed 16-term incumbent Rep. Eliot Engel after Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez threw her weight behind his challenger. Read full article: Nancy Pelosi backs Rep. Engel after AOC ...→

Controversial COVID-19 papers retracted from the Lancet, New England Medical Journal amid backlash

Controversial COVID-19 papers retracted from the Lancet, New England Medical Journal amid backlash

The influential New England Medical Journal and the Lancet have retracted controversial papers on COVID-19 treatments amid backlash. Read full article: Controversial COVID-19 papers retracted ...→

Lindsey Graham Postpones Vote on 'Obamagate' Subpoenas

Lindsey Graham Postpones Vote on 'Obamagate' Subpoenas

Lindsey Graham has postponed a vote on whether to authorize subpoenas as part of an investigation into the origins of the FBI's Russia probe.  Read full article: Lindsey Graham Postpones Vote on 'Obamag...→

Drew Brees finds support amid backlash over stance on kneeling during national anthem

Drew Brees finds support amid backlash over stance on kneeling during national anthem

Drew Brees created an uproar Wednesday when he defended his stance against players kneeling during the national anthem but found at least two people with New O [...] Read full article: Drew Brees finds support amid backlash o...→

Speaker Nancy Pelosi Latest Democratic Lawmaker To Visit DC George Floyd Protests

Speaker Nancy Pelosi Latest Democratic Lawmaker To Visit DC George Floyd Protests

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday visited protesters outside the US Capitol to show solidarity with demonstrations following the death of George Floyd wh [...] Read full article: Speaker Nancy Pelosi Latest Democratic L...→

Nancy Pelosi Admits to MSNBC: 'Maybe They Didn't Have Tear Gas'

Nancy Pelosi Admits to MSNBC: 'Maybe They Didn't Have Tear Gas'

"Maybe they didn't have tear gas, I don't know," Nancy Pelosi said, describing the clearing of Lafayette Park on Monday. Read full article: Nancy Pelosi Admits to MSNBC: 'Maybe The...→

Senate Republicans' police reform bill fails on test vote amid Dem opposition

Senate Republicans' police reform bill fails on test vote amid Dem opposition

A Republican-authored police reform bill failed in a Senate test vote Wednesday after Democrats opposed the bill on the basis it did not go far enough -- spark [...] Read full article: Senate Republicans' police reform bill f...→

Nancy Pelosi: Republicans were ‘trying to get away with murder’ on policing legislation

Nancy Pelosi: Republicans were ‘trying to get away with murder’ on policing legislation

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday said Republicans were trying to “get away with murder … the murder of George Floyd” when it comes to passing policing ove [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi: Republicans were ‘trying t...→

Mongolians vote in parliamentary polls amid economic woes

Mongolians vote in parliamentary polls amid economic woes

Mongolians are voting in parliamentary elections at polling places spread across the vast, lightly populated country between China and Russia Read full article: Mongolians vote in parliamentary polls a...→

Jimmy Kimmel addresses sketches he did in blackface amid backlash

Jimmy Kimmel addresses sketches he did in blackface amid backlash

The "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" host admitted it was a mistake to wait so long to apologize for the sketches. Read full article: Jimmy Kimmel addresses sketches he did i...→

Ruling populists look set to win Serbia vote amid pandemic

Serbia’s ruling populists are set to tighten their hold on power in a Sunday parliamentary election held amid concerns over the spread of the coronavirus in th [...] Read full article: Ruling populists look set to win Serbia ...→

Nancy Pelosi Removes Confederate Portraits From the Capitol

Nancy Pelosi Removes Confederate Portraits From the Capitol

‘There is no room in the hallowed halls of Congress or in any place of honor for memorializing men who embody the violent bigotry and grotesque racism of the C [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi Removes Confederate Portrai...→

Serbs to vote amid virus concerns, political divisions

Serbs to vote amid virus concerns, political divisions

Serbia is holding a parliamentary vote this weekend that takes place amid concerns over the continuing spread of the new coronavirus and political divisions in [...] Read full article: Serbs to vote amid virus concerns, polit...→

Nancy Pelosi removes portraits of speakers James Orr, Charles Crisp, H

Nancy Pelosi removes portraits of speakers James Orr, Charles Crisp, H

TOP STORIES Four St. Louis police officers charged with beating undercover colleague NYPD officers mull mass 'blue flu' on July 4: 'Let the city have their ind [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi removes portraits of speake...→

Nancy Pelosi orders removal of Confederate House Speaker portraits from Capitol

Nancy Pelosi orders removal of Confederate House Speaker portraits from Capitol

“There is no room in the hallowed halls of Congress or in any place of honor for memorializing men who embody the violent bigotry and grotesque racism of the C [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi orders removal of Confedera...→

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Thursday she is ordering the removal from the Ca [...]

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Thursday she is ordering the removal from the Ca [...]

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Thursday she is ordering the removal from the Capitol of portraits honoring four previous House speakers who served in the Conf [...] Read full article: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Thursday...→

Pelosi: House will make a 'judgment' on whether to subpoena Bolton amid memoir claims

Pelosi: House will make a 'judgment' on whether to subpoena Bolton amid memoir claims

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said the House will make a “judgment” on whether to subpoena former National Security Adviser John Bolton, as excerpts from his fort [...] Read full article: Pelosi: House will make a 'judgment' on ...→

Nancy Pelosi: Trump is ‘ethically unfit’ for office, John Bolton ‘arrogant’

Nancy Pelosi: Trump is ‘ethically unfit’ for office, John Bolton ‘arrogant’

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi slammed former National Security Adviser John R. Bolton as opportunistic and “arrogant,” after new allegations against President Tru [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi: Trump is ‘ethically unfit’...→

Cream of Wheat now reviewing mascot amid Black Lives Matter backlash

Cream of Wheat now reviewing mascot amid Black Lives Matter backlash

Its cook logo is based on Rastus, a black caricature that appeared in minstrel shows in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Read full article: Cream of Wheat now reviewing mascot amid...→

Nancy Pelosi Moves to Bar Lawmakers Who Fail to Wear Masks from Committee Meetings

Nancy Pelosi Moves to Bar Lawmakers Who Fail to Wear Masks from Committee Meetings

Pelosi has asked committee chairs to "enforce rules of decorum and exclude members who fail to comply" with the guidance on masks. Read full article: Nancy Pelosi Moves to Bar Lawmakers Who ...→

Aunt Jemima ‘racial stereotype’ gets the axe amid Black Lives Matter backlash

Aunt Jemima ‘racial stereotype’ gets the axe amid Black Lives Matter backlash

The Aunt Jemima breakfast brand is being scrapped amid a nationwide campaign that’s canceled everything from TV cop shows to high school names in the name of r [...] Read full article: Aunt Jemima ‘racial stereotype’ gets the...→

Social media platforms are profiting from COVID-19 misinformation: Nancy Pelosi

Social media platforms are profiting from COVID-19 misinformation: Nancy Pelosi

Social media platforms have exploited the health of their users by profiting from insidious COVID-19 misinformation, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Tuesday... [...] Read full article: Social media platforms are profiting fro...→

Nancy Pelosi calls police chokeholds a ‘lynching,’ believes GOP will ban them

Nancy Pelosi calls police chokeholds a ‘lynching,’ believes GOP will ban them

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi described police chokeholds as “a lynching,” saying she was confident Republican lawmakers will agree to ban them after Democrats in [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi calls police chokeholds a ‘...→

Atlanta police chief resigns amid backlash over fatal shooting of black man

Atlanta police chief resigns amid backlash over fatal shooting of black man

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced on Saturday that the city's police chief had submitted her resignation just hours after the fatal shooting of a bl [...] Read full article: Atlanta police chief resigns amid backla...→

Nancy Pelosi is adamant: Statues honoring Confederates in Congress have got to go

Nancy Pelosi is adamant: Statues honoring Confederates in Congress have got to go

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi wants to remove 11 statues with links to the Confederacy from the halls of Congress, an idea that so far has met little resistance f [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi is adamant: Statues honorin...→

Putin seeks to rally support to hold vote on extending reign amid coronavirus fears

Putin seeks to rally support to hold vote on extending reign amid coronavirus fears

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday sought to rally support to hold a nationwide election on July 1 on reforms that include extending his reign until 20 [...] Read full article: Putin seeks to rally support to hold vot...→

Nancy Pelosi: Trump to Blame for 'Disproportionate' Share of Minority Coronavirus Deaths

Nancy Pelosi: Trump to Blame for 'Disproportionate' Share of Minority Coronavirus Deaths

Nancy Pelosi blamed Trump for the "disproportionate" number of minorities dying from the coronavirus during a press conference on Thursday. Read full article: Nancy Pelosi: Trump to Blame for 'Dispro...→

Nancy Pelosi Seeks Removal of Confederate Statues at Capitol

Nancy Pelosi Seeks Removal of Confederate Statues at Capitol

Nancy Pelosi called for the removal of various Confederate statues from Capitol Hill, according to a letter obtained by ABC News.  Read full article: Nancy Pelosi Seeks Removal of Confederat...→

Pelosi: Republicans Trying to Limit Vote by Mail Because They 'Are Afraid of the Vote'

Pelosi: Republicans Trying to Limit Vote by Mail Because They 'Are Afraid of the Vote'

Wednesday on CNN's "Newsroom," House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) accused the Republican Party of being "afraid of the vote." Thus, she argued Republicans | Cli [...] Read full article: Pelosi: Republicans Trying to Limit Vote...→

San Jose police tighten rules around use of rubber bullets amid protest backlash

San Jose police tighten rules around use of rubber bullets amid protest backlash

SAN JOSE PROTESTS: Officers can still use rubber bullets in specific situations, but they have been banned, effective immediately, as a crowd dispersal tactic. [...] Read full article: San Jose police tighten rules around use...→

Nancy Pelosi Unveils 'Justice in Policing' Criminal Justice Bill

Nancy Pelosi Unveils 'Justice in Policing' Criminal Justice Bill

Nancy Pelosi unveiled legislation on Monday that aims to hold police departments more accountable in the wake of the death of George Floyd. Read full article: Nancy Pelosi Unveils 'Justice in Policin...→

Watch: Nancy Pelosi, Democrats Kneel to Protest Police Brutality

Watch: Nancy Pelosi, Democrats Kneel to Protest Police Brutality

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Democrat lawmakers took a knee and corresponding moment of silence in Emancipation Hall. Read full article: Watch: Nancy Pelosi, Democrats Kneel to ...→

Bill de Blasio Vows to Reduce NYPD Budget Amid Police Backlash

Bill de Blasio Vows to Reduce NYPD Budget Amid Police Backlash

As demonstrators nationwide demand "defunding the police" and investing more in other public services as part of the outcry condemning police brutality against [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio Vows to Reduce NYPD Budge...→

No 'silver lining': Trump faces voter backlash amid crises

At the end of one of his most turbulent weeks in office, President Donald Trump was eager on Friday to boast of a better than expected jobs report to argue the [...] Read full article: No 'silver lining': Trump faces voter ba...→

Nancy Pelosi backs Rep. Engel after AOC endorses Democratic challenger

Nancy Pelosi backs Rep. Engel after AOC endorses Democratic challenger

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has endorsed 16-term incumbent Rep. Eliot Engel after Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez threw her weight behind his challenger. Read full article: Nancy Pelosi backs Rep. Engel after AOC ...→

Controversial COVID-19 papers retracted from the Lancet, New England Medical Journal amid backlash

Controversial COVID-19 papers retracted from the Lancet, New England Medical Journal amid backlash

The influential New England Medical Journal and the Lancet have retracted controversial papers on COVID-19 treatments amid backlash. Read full article: Controversial COVID-19 papers retracted ...→

Nancy Pelosi demands answers on increased federal law enforcement presence during protests in D.C.

Nancy Pelosi demands answers on increased federal law enforcement presence during protests in D.C.

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi wrote to President Trump Thursday requesting a comprehensive list of the agencies involved in the federal law enforcement of the Geo [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi demands answers on increase...→

Lindsey Graham Postpones Vote on 'Obamagate' Subpoenas

Lindsey Graham Postpones Vote on 'Obamagate' Subpoenas

Lindsey Graham has postponed a vote on whether to authorize subpoenas as part of an investigation into the origins of the FBI's Russia probe.  Read full article: Lindsey Graham Postpones Vote on 'Obamag...→

Senate Judiciary Committee postpones vote to subpoena 53 Obama-era officials

Senate Judiciary Committee postpones vote to subpoena 53 Obama-era officials

The Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday postponed a vote to authorize subpoenas for 53 Obama-era officials, a move that would have dramatically ramped up it [...] Read full article: Senate Judiciary Committee postpones vot...→

Drew Brees finds support amid backlash over stance on kneeling during national anthem

Drew Brees finds support amid backlash over stance on kneeling during national anthem

Drew Brees created an uproar Wednesday when he defended his stance against players kneeling during the national anthem but found at least two people with New O [...] Read full article: Drew Brees finds support amid backlash o...→

Nancy Pelosi Surrounded by Guards as She Walks Among Protesters

Nancy Pelosi Surrounded by Guards as She Walks Among Protesters

Video from Wednesday afternoon shows Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) surrounded by guards as she walks near protesters. Read full article: Nancy Pelosi Surrounded by Guards as She...→

Speaker Nancy Pelosi Latest Democratic Lawmaker To Visit DC George Floyd Protests

Speaker Nancy Pelosi Latest Democratic Lawmaker To Visit DC George Floyd Protests

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday visited protesters outside the US Capitol to show solidarity with demonstrations following the death of George Floyd wh [...] Read full article: Speaker Nancy Pelosi Latest Democratic L...→

Nancy Pelosi Attends George Floyd Protest Surrounded by Guards

Nancy Pelosi Attends George Floyd Protest Surrounded by Guards

Speaker Nancy Pelosi became the latest Democrat lawmaker to attended a protest against the death of George Floyd. Read full article: Nancy Pelosi Attends George Floyd Protes...→

Nancy Pelosi Admits to MSNBC: 'Maybe They Didn't Have Tear Gas'

Nancy Pelosi Admits to MSNBC: 'Maybe They Didn't Have Tear Gas'

"Maybe they didn't have tear gas, I don't know," Nancy Pelosi said, describing the clearing of Lafayette Park on Monday. Read full article: Nancy Pelosi Admits to MSNBC: 'Maybe The...→