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.