Arizona House Speaker Rusty Bowers (R) said state comprehensive sex ed standards sexualize children and place them at high risk.
A 9/11 memorial speaker addressed the callousness of Rep. Ilhan Omar’s (D-MN) “some people did something” remarks and told the “Squad” to show respect by honoring the victims and their friends and families.
Liberal students at George Washington University said that they don’t want Nancy Pelosi as Speaker of the House, despite her recently taking over the job.
Former House Speaker Paul Ryan leaves Congress with one of the lowest favorability ratings a Speaker has ever had, bottoming out at a negligible 12 percent in a final poll from Civiqs.
The first woman to wield the gavel of the House of Representatives is on track to secure it for a second time on Thursday, as a rebellion against her from within her own ranks was crushed from election day until now.
UC Berkeley reached a settlement with conservative groups that were alleging the school discriminates against conservative speakers.
Backs Pelosi for Speaker!
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She’s everywhere: Ocasio-Cortez puts trek to Congress online…
DEMS DON’T KNOW WHAT TO MAKE OF HER…
But She Can’t Run for President in 2020…
On Friday’s broadcast of HBO’s “Real Time,” host Bill Maher argued for electing House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) House speaker, in part by stating that Republicans will attack anyone the Democrats place in the spot, so it makes sense to use Pelosi, who is “already pre-tarnished.” And there’s no point in subjecting another person to attacks by Republicans. Maher began by saying Pelosi is “effective,” he then argued that Republicans will attack anyone who is speaker of the House, “So why not use her? Because she’s already pre-tarnished. Why ruin a whole new person?” Follow Ian Hanchett on Twitter @IanHanchett
Thursday at her weekly press conference House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said she has the votes to become the next speaker of the House. When asked about 17 members currently opposing her and if she could still win, Pelosi said, “Yes.” She continued, “I have overwhelming support in my caucus to be speaker of the House.” She added, “I happen to think at this point, I’m the best person for that.” Follow Pam Key on Twitter @pamkeyNEN