Funeral Services To Be Held For Rep. John ConyersFuneral services are scheduled in Detroit for longtime Democratic U.S. Rep. John Conyers.
John Conyers, Longest Serving Black Congressman, Dies At 90Former U.S. Rep. John Conyers, one of the longest-serving members of Congress whose resolutely liberal stance on civil rights made him a political institution in Washington and back home in Detroit despite several scandals, has died. He was 90.
Rashida Tlaib Will Make History With Swearing In Rashida Tlaib likes to tell a story about how when she found out she had been elected to Congress, her 13-year-old son whispered in her ear, "See mama, bullies don't win."
Michael Cohen Pleads Guilty in Robert Mueller's Russia ProbeMichael Cohen, President Trump's former lawyer, pleaded guilty Thursday to lying to Congress as part of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, CBS News has confirmed. Cohen had pleaded guilty over the summer to violating campaign finance laws.
New Muslim Congresswoman Will Seek To Allow Religious Headwear In The HouseLast week, Democrats announced a proposal to end a rule that bans headwear on the House floor. Rep.-elect Ilhan Omar, one of the first two Muslim congresswomen, vocally supported the move on social media this weekend.
2018 Michigan Primary Election Results: Tlaib Wins, Likely To Be First Muslim Woman In CongressRashida Tlaib will take the seat vacated by long-time Congressman John Conyers. She defeated a slate of competitors.
Rashida Tlaib Could Be The First Muslim-American Woman in CongressShe could be the first Muslim woman in Congress. She has to defeat Detroit's Democratic establishment first.
Leading Democrat Calls For Legalized Marijuana In All 50 StatesThe democrat's argument was heavily based on the belief that arrests for marijuana possession have become a punishment that doesn't fit the crime.
Right-to-Try Bill Passes CongressCongress passed legislation that could give terminally ill patients a way to independently seek drugs that are still experimental and not fully approved.
Paul Ryan Will Give His First Interview Since Announcing His Retirement To “CBS This Morning” Thursday MorningSpeaker Paul Ryan will give his first in-depth, broadcast network interview since announcing his retirement from Congress to “CBS THIS MORNING” Co-Host Gayle King.
Son Of Detroit's First Black Mayor To Run For Conyers' SeatDemocratic state Sen. Coleman Young II announced his bid Monday to replace the 88-year-old John Conyers, who was facing sexual harassment allegations when he resigned from Congress last week.
Conyers' House Seat To Remain Vacant For Nearly A YearIt was announced John Conyers' congressional seat will not be filled until the regularly scheduled November election, leaving it vacant for nearly a year.
Lena Epstein Pulls Out Of Senate Race, Running For Congress InsteadSome may remember Epstein for her YouTube video she released in July, calling out Kid Rock in the U.S. Senate race.
NFL Doctor Sends Strong Response To House ReportThat study concluded that NFL officials improperly sought to influence the process.
Michigan Lawmakers: As Congress Bickers, Flint SuffersA bipartisan congressional effort to aid the city is idling in the Senate — stalled by the objections of a single senator from Utah.