H.R. 4626: VA AIM Act

H.R. 4626: VA AIM Act

This post was originally published on this siteLegislation Coming Up: This bill has been added to the House’s schedule for the coming week, according to the House Majority Leader. More information can be found at http://docs.house.gov/floor. Last Action: The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or...

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S. 894: Hire Veteran Health Heroes Act of 2021

S. 894: Hire Veteran Health Heroes Act of 2021

This post was originally published on this siteLegislation Coming Up: This bill has been added to the House’s schedule for the coming week, according to the House Majority Leader. More information can be found at http://docs.house.gov/floor. Last Action: This bill passed in the Senate on July 21, 2021 and goes...

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H.R. 5516: VITAL Assessment Act

H.R. 5516: VITAL Assessment Act

This post was originally published on this siteLegislation Coming Up: This bill has been added to the House’s schedule for the coming week, according to the House Majority Leader. More information can be found at http://docs.house.gov/floor. Last Action: The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or...

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S. 1031: A bill to require the Comptroller General of the United States to conduct a study on disparities associated with race and ethnicity with respect to certain benefits administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.

S. 1031: A bill to require the Comptroller General of the United States to conduct a study on disparities associated with race and ethnicity with respect to certain benefits administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.

This post was originally published on this siteLegislation Coming Up: This bill has been added to the House’s schedule for the coming week, according to the House Majority Leader. More information can be found at http://docs.house.gov/floor. Last Action: This bill passed in the Senate on August 6, 2021 and goes...

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9/11 Immigrant Worker Freedom Act would give green cards to undocumented Ground Zero cleanup and…

9/11 Immigrant Worker Freedom Act would give green cards to undocumented Ground Zero cleanup and…

This post was originally published on this site9/11 Immigrant Worker Freedom Act would give green cards to undocumented Ground Zero cleanup and rescue workers from 2001 Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY14) Should their status be reversed because of something they did more than two decades ago, admirable though it may have been? Context...

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VP Harris, in Paris, says infrastructure and spending bills will help cut poverty

VP Harris, in Paris, says infrastructure and spending bills will help cut poverty

This post was originally published on this site In a speech to a group of world leaders gathered in Paris, Harris focused on inequality, saying the Biden administration’s plans will help bridge economic gaps in America. (Image credit: Christophe Ena/AP)

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AOC colleagues push to censure GOP lawmaker for ‘beyond the pale’ anime video

AOC colleagues push to censure GOP lawmaker for ‘beyond the pale’ anime video

This post was originally published on this site Democratic lawmakers are pushing for the House of Representatives to officially censure a far-right-wing Republican lawmaker who tweeted an anime video depicting him killing Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) and attacking President Biden. The proposed resolution backed by several colleagues would slap Rep....

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Judge says Texas school mask mandate ban violates disabled student rights

Judge says Texas school mask mandate ban violates disabled student rights

This post was originally published on this siteA US judge said the ban cannot be enforced as it violates the federal rights of disabled students.

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At Baltimore port, Biden reassures Americans about shipping snags, inflation

At Baltimore port, Biden reassures Americans about shipping snags, inflation

This post was originally published on this sitePresident Biden toured the busy Port of Baltimore Wednesday, part of his push to show he has a handle on supply chain snarls and concerns about inflation — while promoting his legislative agenda.

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