The Indiana Republican acknowledged that the GOP put a lot of resources toward holding onto the seat in the state’s 5th Congressional District, where outgoing Rep. Susan BrooksSusan Wiant BrooksHere are the 17 GOP women newly elected to the House this year The year of the Republican woman The Hill's Morning Report - Biden inches closer to victory MORE had served four terms. Those efforts ultimately proved successful, as Republican Victoria Spartz won that district with 50 percent of the vote in a race Cook had listed as a toss-up. … [Read more...] about Voters elected a record number of Black women to Congress this year — none were Republican
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“In this next Congress we might not be able to schedule the floor, but we are going to run the floor,” House Minority Leader Kevin McCarty (R-Calif.) said last week.Steny HoyerSteny Hamilton HoyerDemocrats face increasing pressure to back smaller COVID-19 stimulus Hoyer on Trump election challenges: 'I think this borders on treason' Capitol's COVID-19 spike could be bad Thanksgiving preview MORE (D-Md.) told reporters heading into the elections. "Because ... it's not as if they were defeated in the Senate, they were just ignored in the Senate." HR-1: Draining the SwampJohn SarbanesJohn Peter Spyros SarbanesDemocrats were united on top issues this Congress — but will it hold? Bottom line Congress must finish work on popular conservation bill before time runs out MORE (D-Md.), the package featured dozens of proposals designed to limit the influence of money in politics; knock down barriers to voting; and adopt tougher ethics rules for Washington policymakers.by a … [Read more...] about Democrats were united on top issues this Congress — but will it hold?
“What we do know works is mask mandates,” she said. “Starting with mask mandates, followed by, if you have high case numbers… one the first things you should do is close spaces where people cannot wear masks and we know where that is, that’s bars and indoor restaurants.” … [Read more...] about Birx: ‘We are deeply worried about what could happen post-Thanksgiving’