Travon Brown Speaking at BLM Rally
Travon Brown Had a Cross Burned on His Lawn. But That’s Not Stopping Him.

The 17-year-old from Marion, Virginia is continuing his fight for racial justice.

An image of George Floyd is projected on a screen in front of the statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee on Monument Avenue Tuesday July 28, 2020, in Richmond, Va. and the George Floyd Foundation officially launched "A Monumental Change: The George Floyd Hologram Memorial Project" in Richmond, the capital of the Confederacy (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
George Floyd’s Hologram Projected Over Robert E. Lee Statue as ‘Symbol for Change’

Floyd's family was at the statue Tuesday night to witness the unveiling of the hologram.

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Rep. Golden Reaches Across Party Lines to Offer Loan Relief to Small Businesses

America’s small businesses have been hit hard by the COVID-19 crises, facing numerous financial challenges during this period of economic downturn. Rep. Jared Golden (D-ME) and Rep. Mike Kelly (R-PA) have teamed up to remedy some of these issues.  To do that, they introduced the Reviving the Economy Sustainably Towards a Recovery in Twenty-twenty (RESTART)...

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Rep. Delgado’s Plan to Rebuild Rural America Picked Up by House Leaders

Rep. Antonio Delgado’s (D-NY) plan to rebuild rural America was recently included in a plan to fight climate change and promote clean energy jobs from House Democrats. The “Rebuild Rural America Act” would improve the way that the federal government aids rural communities and small towns in order to fit their specific needs.  The act...

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Rep. Lauren Underwood Gets ACA Update Passed, Could Lower Health Premiums for Millions

Rep. Lauren Underwood’s (D-Ill.) bill to enhance the Affordable Care Act passed the House in June, and if it passes the Senate, it could lower health insurance premiums for millions of Americans.  The “Patient Protection and Affordable Care Enhancement Act” would expand tax credits, ban junk insurance plans, and lower prescription drug costs.  “I am...

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Clinics and Hospitals for Veterans Have Been Delayed Nationwide. Rep. Kim Is Working to Change That.

Rep. Andy Kim (D-NJ) has teamed up with legislators across party lines to fix the Veteran Affairs’ leasing process for hospitals and doctors’ offices, which has led to decades-long cost overruns and delays. Kim sent a letter to Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie, along with other members of Congress, writing on behalf of “nearly half...

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Rep. Finkenauer Gets Iowa Included in Infrastructure Funding Bill

Rep. Abby Finkenauer (D-Iowa) was able to include several Iowa properties in a massive federal investment package that could save crumbling roads and bridges in Iowa and throughout the United States.  “My friends and neighbors in northeast Iowa sent me to Congress to fix our crumbling roads and bridges,” Finkenauer said in a release. “Thanks...