The Equality Act passed an important House committee. Every Republican voted against it.

A rainbow above the CapitolRepublicans tried to stall by making a clerk read the entire bill aloud. Twice.

Author: Alex Bollinger

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The GOP wants to stop a law that protects women because it also protects trans people

The CapitolThe House Judiciary Committee voted to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act, but not without a fight.

Author: Gwendolyn Smith

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