Pot advocates are expecting at least half a dozen pot and hemp measures to come up this week.
The little plastic beads are polluting the Great Lakes.
The presidential candidate said he'll have more to say "within the coming months."
A couple of educational reform bills will hit the Senate on Thursday.
New legislation in Congress would expand prohibitions against racial profiling.
One bill would require congressional approval for any major new rules.
Dealers are now required to report the race and ethnicity of gun buyers.
Gun owners would receive up to $2,000 in tax breaks for voluntarily turning in guns.
Holmes Norton says Washington, D.C., is the “epicenter” of the fight over guns.
Police departments would receive federal funding to purchase bulletproof vests under new...
The measure was introduced by Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) and Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio).
The House legislation would order the federal government to take a hands-off approach.
Rep. Duckworth wants all major U.S. airports to offer private spaces for lactating mothers.
Opponents of the legislation say it will make it harder for victims to access compensation.
The regulatory process was supposed to be an efficient way to make policy. What happened?
Banks nationwide are currently prohibited from working with marijuana dealers.
House Democrats are vowing to fight any gun proposals in appropriations legislation.
Children would have access to medical marijuana under new legislation introduced Tuesday.
A more comprehensive civil rights bill will be introduced later this spring.
New GOP legislation is once again pitting the conservative gun lobby against the deep blue District.
Eleanor Holmes Norton accuses Marco Rubio of "bullying" District residents.
The GOP legislation was introduced by Sen. Marco Rubio and Rep. Jim Jordan.
Sen. Jim Inhofe is seeking to prohibit the ATF from restricting "popular ammunition."
Rep. Kristi Noem's bill would relax standards supported by first lady Michelle Obama.