House of Representatives

House of Representatives

Nicole Macri
Editorial Politics
Research shows that before a woman will run for office, she must be asked seven times. Consider this 26 requests - one from each of us. ...
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Senator Pramila Jayapal poses with her campaign poster inside her office in downtown Seattle. Photo: Elizabeth Alvarado
Local Politics
Jayapal (D-Seattle) is campaigning to take the House of Representatives seat that Jim McDermott, who has announced his retirement, has held since 1989. ...
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Supreme Court of the United States
Politics Top News
The Jury ACCESS Act would amend federal statute to prohibit the practice of striking jurors in federal courts for sexual orientation or gender identity. ...
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Politics Top News
The appointment for the Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus makes Panico the only openly transgender person working in the U.S. House of Representatives. ...
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National Politics Top News
The United States Senate passed the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013 (VAWA) by a vote of 78-22 Tuesday. ...
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