Biden challenges UN to act together on pandemic, climate change

(NEW YORK) -- President Joe Biden on Tuesday delivered his first speech as president to the United Nations General Assembly, telling diplomats that they were meeting at a moment "intermingled with great pain and extraordinary possibility." "We've lost so much to this devastating pandemic that continues to... Read More.

Senate Democrats introduce The Freedom to Vote Act

(WASHINGTON) -- Senate Democrats on Tuesday introduced their latest version of a sweeping election reform bill to counter the record-number of voting restrictions that have passed in GOP-led states, which they say make it harder for minorities and low-income Americans to cast a ballot. The... Read More.

House passes John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act

(WASHINGTON) -- The House on Tuesday passed the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act legislation that aims to strengthen a key component of the landmark Voting Rights Act of 1965 after it was weakened by two Supreme Court decisions. The legislation, named after the late... Read More.