U.S. Capitol Police are beefing up protective measures as Hamas, the Palestinian militant group, has declared Friday a global "day of rage."
The California governor said he will not appoint someone already running to replace the late senator in 2024 ― and that includes the progressive Black lawmaker.
Legislation from Reps. Nancy Mace (R-S.C.) and Barbara Lee (D-Calif.) would force state and local governments to identify untested kits or risk losing funds.
The congressman highlighted Lee's anti-war voting record in his decision to back her in the crowded race for Sen. Dianne Feinstein's seat in California.
The longtime progressive House Democrat is joining a quickly growing field of candidates vying to replace retiring California Sen. Dianne Feinstein.
The representative reportedly shared her plans to run for Senate in 2024 during a closed-door meeting of the Congressional Black Caucus on Wednesday.
Reps. Cori Bush, Pramila Jayapal and Barbara Lee recounted their experiences with abortion, as access to the procedure is increasingly threatened.
Rep. Barbara Lee and allies have pushed politicians to reckon with U.S. overreach, and the Senate and Joe Biden are expected to help end the authorization.
The Hyde Amendment denies insurance coverage for abortions to people who receive their health coverage through government-sponsored plans like Medicaid.
Lee reflected on the first Black congresswoman's legacy just hours before Vice President Kamala Harris was sworn in to office.