Democratic members of the Virginia House of Delegates on Jan. 16 accused their Republican colleagues of not standing up from their seats to express support for U.S. Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.).
Baltimore Democrat Gary Brown Jr. had been nominated to fill a vacant seat in the Maryland House of Delegates.
By Mitch Bowmile on SwimSwam Based on a document from the Southern California Swimming House of Delegates Meeting, membership appears to be decreasing within Southern California Swimming. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Southern California Swimming Membership Dropping
This coming Tuesday, January 10, 2017, there will be a Special Election in two Virginia Senate districts (9 & 22) and one House of Delegates district (85).. This post January: Must Win Special Elections for Virginia Gun Owners appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
A Republican member of the Virginia House of Delegates has proposed a bill that — if ratified — would force teachers to “out” closeted LGBTQ students to their parents. According to the Washington Blade, GOP Del. Bob Marshall has proposed a law that is very similar to North...
Essential Politics: Kamala Harris and other Californians take the oath in Washington, San Diego power couple ties the knot Jan. 3, 2017, 3:41 p.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California political and government news. Here's what we're watching right now: Kamala Harris officially...
A Smart Politics study finds that 15 states are sending single-party congressional delegations to the U.S. House and Senate for the 115th Congress – more than double the number from eight years ago and the largest number of such states [...]
Since the passage of the 17th Amendment all but seven states have been represented by a single party in the U.S. House and Senate for at least one Congress.
The AMA supports the nomination of Dr. Tom Price based on decades of interactions with him as a member of the AMA House of Delegates, Georgia state senator and as a member of the House of Representatives since 2005. Over these years, there have been important policy issues on which we agreed (medical liability reform) […]
Virginia Republican Bill Cline introduced a bill into the the state House of Delegates to designate the anniversary of Roe v. Wade as the “Day of Tears,” asking Virginians to “mourn the innocents who have lost their lives to abortion” on an annual basis. The bill, prefiled by Cline on Monday,...
As the retiring dean of the Washington state U.S. House delegation, Democratic Rep. Jim McDermott figures that he cast an average of 2,500 votes per year over the last 28 … Click to Continue »
Two conservative members of North Carolina’s congressional delegation this week lodged their opposition to a stopgap spending bill that earned bipartisan House support but is facing significant push-back in the … Click to Continue »
Kansas members of Congress agree that Medicare should probably be revamped. But they are reluctant to refer to a potential overhaul as “privatization” just yet. House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., … Click to Continue »
According to White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest, President Obama will send an unofficial U.S. delegation to attend Cuban Dictator Fidel...
Democrats had never simultaneously held all U.S. Senate and House seats in New Hampshire since the birth of the Republican Party.
By SwimSwam Contributors on SwimSwam “Southern California Swimming's House of Delegates voted unanimously to prohibit the wearing of ‘Tech’ suits in Age Group competition at committee level (BRW), invitationals, dual/tri and intrasquads." Read the full story on SwimSwam: When Should Your Child Wear A Tech Suit?
With Democratic hopes of reclaiming control of the U.S. House long dashed, they could look to two new members of the California congressional delegation elected to open seats as they waited on the handful of competitive races to be decided. Going into the election, Democrats held 39 of 53 seats...
Stephen Skinner, an out gay member of the House of Delegates, was trying to move up to the state Senate.
The Latest on Colorado's House races (all times local): 8:14 p.m. The safest members of Colorado's congressional delegation cruised to victory Tuesday. Democrat Diana DeGette of Denver and Republican Doug … Click to Continue »
I don’t understand how Joe Morrissey is still here. I don’t understand how, in 2013, a then-56-year-old Morrissey was a member of the Virginia House of Delegates when he hired a 17-year-old black girl to work in his law office. The old white man raped the teen and then lied about the nature of their […]