Thousands of people came out to protest the president’s border wall — and spent a lot of time cheering for a Beto presidential run.

Lissandra Villa • 5 days ago

“I'm really excited about the leadership there to meet our commitment to the generations that follow.”

Lissandra Villa • 5 days ago

“I think we need someone who you know for whom standing up to a bully like Donald Trump isn’t the biggest challenge he or she has ever faced in life," Moulton told BuzzFeed News.

Lissandra Villa • 6 days ago

Ocasio-Cortez entered Congress with an unusually large following, one that could set her up to play a big role in 2020.

Lissandra Villa • 11 days ago

Earlier Wednesday, Trump wrote to Pelosi that it would be “so very sad” if he couldn’t deliver the speech.

Lissandra Villa • 25 days ago

Jackson Lee was recently named in a lawsuit alleging that she unlawfully fired a young woman who planned to pursue legal action against the CBCF. Jackson Lee denies any retaliation took place.

Darren Sands • 25 days ago

“There’s no innocent explanation for telling a witness to lie to the Congress of the United States," one Democrat said. But leadership still wants to wait on Mueller.

Lissandra Villa • One month ago

"I would hope that we could refrain from any implications that have any undertones of prejudice, or racism, or any kind of -ism that would diminish the character and integrity of one of our members."

Lissandra Villa • One month ago

Democratic Rep. Bobby Rush said that King’s vote in support of the resolution “tells you that this resolution is not worth the paper it’s written on.”

Lissandra Villa • One month ago

The decision comes as Democrats are also preparing to reprimand Rep. Steve King for his comments in a New York Times interview, the latest in a string of racist statements he’s made during his 16 years in the House.

Lissandra Villa • One month ago

President Donald Trump claimed federal workers are happy to not be paid while he argues for a border wall. In reality, furloughed workers are making tough decisions and stocking the freezer as much as possible.

Tasneem Nashrulla • One month ago

“Why am I being made to suffer for something that has nothing to do with what I do? It just makes no sense to me.”

Lissandra Villa • One month ago

The progressive Democrat made the comments about impeaching President Trump at a reception just hours after she was sworn into the House.

Lissandra Villa • One month ago

“Let me be clear, House Democrats are down with N.D.P., Nancy D'Alesandro Pelosi."

Lissandra Villa • One month ago

The shutdown is now due to last through Christmas until at least Dec. 27.

Lissandra Villa • One month ago

Trump has been threatening for weeks to shut down the government over funding for his border wall, and Congress has yet to come up with an agreement both the House and Senate can pass.

Nidhi Prakash • One month ago

"There were times that I would wonder ... Am I just going to be forever associated with embarrassing headlines and, you know, being an accuser? ...But I’m so glad it happened because it helped me move on with my life."

Lissandra Villa • 2 months ago

The California Democrat ensured she will have the votes to be the next speaker of the House, after securing the support of a small group of party holdouts.

Lissandra Villa • 2 months ago

The overhaul will ease the process of reporting harassment claims on Capitol Hill, which came under scrutiny when the #MeToo movement reached Congress more than a year ago.

Lissandra Villa • 2 months ago

“I am proud to shut down the government for border security, Chuck.”

Lissandra Villa • 2 months ago