United States. Congress -- Religious aspects, United States. Congress -- Demographic aspects, Democratic Party (United States) -- Religious aspects, and Legislators -- Religious aspects
Hours before being sworn in, many senators and representatives of the 116th Congress gathered inside St. Peter's Catholie Church, just steps from the U.S. Capitol, for a multi-faith, bipartisan prayer [...]
America. Oct 30, 2017, Vol. 217 Issue 10, p16, 2 p.
Government regulation, United States. Congress -- Social policy, United States. Department of Homeland Security. Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, Illegal immigrant children -- Laws, regulations and rules, and Immigration policy
Congress has until March 5 to pass legislation to help young immigrants who are currently shielded from deportation by the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. What any new authorizing [...]
United States. House of Representatives -- Powers and duties and Executive-legislative relations -- Political aspects
When Harry S. Truman ran for president in 1948, he campaigned against what he called the 'do-nothing' Republican-led Congress. Throughout his famous whistle-stop tour of the country, he derided what [...]
America. April 29, 2013, Vol. 208 Issue 14, p6, 2 p.
United States. Congress -- Social policy, Immigration policy -- Demonstrations and protests, Immigration policy -- Political aspects, Immigrants -- Demonstrations and protests, Immigrants -- Beliefs, opinions and attitudes, and United States Capitol -- Demonstrations and protests
From across the country, by bus, plane and train, tens of thousands of people calling for comprehensive immigration reform covered the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol on April 10 [...]
United States. Congress, Term limits -- Political aspects, and Minority politicians -- United States
The elections of 1974 and 1980 were the first two of a four-part scenario of Congressional change. The third part is the 1992 election of an unprecedented number of minorities and females. The final act is the coming battle over term limitations.