Saturday, October 19, 2019

Tag: Ayanna Pressley

Rep. Ilhan Omar Says Trump Put Her...

Congresswoman Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) demanded to know what Twitter would do about false claims spread by President Donald Trump that she "partied" on the...

Rep. Ilhan Omar Is Unbothered, Gives Classy...

Elected officials, supporters and the like rallied behind Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minnesota), who remained unmoved in the face of yet another racist attack by...

Democratic Congresswomen Unleash on Trump As He...

President Donald Trump continued his attacks against four Democratic congresswomen on Monday, doubling down on racist rhetoric aimed at Reps. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.), Alexandria...

‘Wake Up!’ Former Rep. Mia Love Roundly...

Former Utah Republican Rep. Mia Love  is catching heat for defending President Donald Trump after his series of racist tweets attacking progressive Democratic congresswomen...

Progressives Retreat from Efforts to ‘Abolish ICE,’...

At its first meeting since the midterms, members of the Congressional Progressive Caucus seemed to pump the brakes on efforts focused on abolishing the Immigration...

Political Pioneers: Voters Elect Trailblazing Candidates

WASHINGTON (AP) — What is already the most diverse Congress ever will become even more so after Tuesday's elections, which broke barriers of race...

How Black Women are Organizing to Energize...

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Meeting on the campus of Jackson State University on a recent Friday afternoon, dozens of black women came together to...

Ayanna Pressley Defeats Incumbent Michael Capuano In...

BOSTON (AP) — Ayanna Pressley is all but assured of becoming the first black woman elected to Congress from Massachusetts, the latest example of...