(WASHINGTON) -- One day after President Joe Biden called for Congress to deliver compromise legislation on policing reform to his desk by May 25 -- the anniversary of George Floyd’s death -- the families of victims of police violence, including Floyd's brother Philonise Floyd,... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- It has been one year since Army specialist Vanessa Guillen was last seen alive at the Fort Hood Army base in Texas. On the anniversary of her death, her family gathered in Washington, D.C., to push members of Congress to pass a bill... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Comedian Jon Stewart joined lawmakers on Tuesday to announce legislation that would make it easier for veterans with diseases linked to burn pits to access Veterans Affairs benefits. "For those that have fought and defended and served this country, for them to come... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Legislation being considered in Congress that would require insurance providers to cover hearing aid devices is the brainchild of a now 11-year-old girl.Ally Tumblin, now a fifth-grade student in Colorado, was 9 years... Read More.
By IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- It's been less than three months since the U.S. saw a record-breaking election turnout, and state leaders across the country are introducing legislation that changes how their localities would operate future elections.But... Read More.
By ALLISON PECORIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- On the day the 2020 games were scheduled to begin before the pandemic, a look at what the games would have looked like and historic precedent for canceling or pausing the games.Legislation... Read More.
By ALLISON PECORIN and TRISH TURNER, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Senate Democrats voted almost unanimously on Wednesday against a Republican policing reform proposal, effectively ending congressional efforts to rein in law enforcement as thousands of protesters continue to flood streets across... Read More.