Category: Civil Rights

CNN Should Consider Leaving Ga. Over Abortion Law, Swalwell Says

CNN Should Consider Leaving Ga. Over Abortion Law, Swalwell Says

CNN's original headquarters were in Atlanta, Ga. starting in 1980.
Lawmakers’ Legislation Would Protect Abortion Rights Nationwide

Lawmakers’ Legislation Would Protect Abortion Rights Nationwide

This new legislation would take abortion out of the hands of the Supreme Court.
Klobuchar: ‘Pro-Life’ Voters Tell Me They Don’t Support Abortion Restrictions

Klobuchar: ‘Pro-Life’ Voters Tell Me They Don’t Support Abortion Restrictions

Klobuchar: 'If the Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade, I would make sure that we are codifying Roe v. Wade into law.'
House OKs Historic LGBT Equality Bill

House OKs Historic LGBT Equality Bill

Pelosi: 'This is about respect of the LGBTQ community. '
Restrictive Ala. Law Thrusts Abortion Into 2020 Race

Restrictive Ala. Law Thrusts Abortion Into 2020 Race

'Republican men are on the march to overturn Roe v. Wade.'
A Divided Nation Over Abortion

A Divided Nation Over Abortion

In a recent interview on Fox News, Presidential Hopeful Bernie Sanders said, “I believe that the decision over abortion belongs to a woman and her physician, not the federal government, not the state government.”
Oversight Subcommittee To Address Consequences of Inaction on White Supremacy

Oversight Subcommittee To Address Consequences of Inaction on White Supremacy

Trump administration effort has fallen as hate crime has increased.
New ICE Program Aims To Pull Local Law Enforcement Further into Deportation

New ICE Program Aims To Pull Local Law Enforcement Further into Deportation

So far just one jurisdiction is cooperating with new effort.
House Oversight Chairmen Seek Compliance from Texas Officials in Voter Suppression Probe

House Oversight Chairmen Seek Compliance from Texas Officials in Voter Suppression Probe

House Dems go toe-to-toe with Texas officials over voter suppression.