AOC, Joyce introduce bipartisan bill for ‘immediate relief’ from cannabis convictions

AOC, Joyce introduce bipartisan bill for ‘immediate relief’ from cannabis convictions

This post was originally published on this site Drug war foes welcomed the introduction Thursday in the U.S. House of Representatives of a bipartisan bill to help states expunge cannabis convictions by reducing costs and red tape through a new federal program. “There is no justification for continuing to prevent...

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Stop AOC Act would cease public funding for COVID-19 funerals, a cause championed by Alexandria…

Stop AOC Act would cease public funding for COVID-19 funerals, a cause championed by Alexandria…

This post was originally published on this siteStop AOC Act would cease public funding for COVID-19 funerals, a cause championed by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Rep. Lauren Boebert (R-CO3) Ocasio-Cortez has yet to introduce a contrary bill aimed at lead sponsor Lauren Boebert called the Stop LOB Act. Context FEMA, the Federal Emergency Management...

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Rep. Gosar faces censure over an anime video of himself killing AOC

Rep. Gosar faces censure over an anime video of himself killing AOC

This post was originally published on this siteThe House will vote on a resolution to censure Arizona Republican Rep. Paul Gosar for posting a video on social media that depicts him murdering Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio Cortez.

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House Democrats to introduce resolution censuring Paul Gosar for video depicting violence against Ocasio-Cortez and Biden

House Democrats to introduce resolution censuring Paul Gosar for video depicting violence against Ocasio-Cortez and Biden

This post was originally published on this siteHouse Democrats plan to introduce a resolution Friday to censure Arizona Republican Rep. Paul Gosar for posting a photoshopped anime video to his Twitter and Instagram accounts showing him appearing to kill Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and attacking President Joe Biden.

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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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Rep. Paul Gosar’s AOC Anime Video Is Protected by the First Amendment

Rep. Paul Gosar’s AOC Anime Video Is Protected by the First Amendment

This post was originally published on this site  Earlier this week, Rep. Paul Gosar (R–Ariz.) tweeted a parody anime video—a seemingly original take on the opening credits of the Attack on Titan series—that depicted a cartoon character with Gosar’s actual face attacking and killing a monster with the face of Rep....

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Will Biden’s infrastructure bill save the Democrats?

Will Biden’s infrastructure bill save the Democrats?

Why one legislative victory won’t be enough to prevent a shellacking in next year’s midterm elections

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez sends a warning to Pelosi and Schumer

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez sends a warning to Pelosi and Schumer

This post was originally published on this site Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez joined seven of her fellow New York Democrats on Tuesday in issuing a warning to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer: Don’t cut funding for housing, transportation, or immigration reform from the emerging reconciliation bill...

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