congress

rights

Opinion: The U.S. Is About to Decide if LGBTQ People Truly Count as Citizens

In an exclusive op-ed, Congressman Joe Kennedy III explains why LGBTQ Americans need the Equality Act to pass.
Joseph Kennedy III
5.16.19
environment-policy

Experts Predict if AOC Will End Up Becoming President

A look back at the long history of young political stars.
Mark Hay
5.9.19
politics

In Congress, a Task Force for Trans Equality Is Mobilizing Against Trump

“It is mystifying to me that a President believes that defining people out of existence, or erasing their identity, would somehow make America stronger," said Rep. Joe Kennedy III, the chairman of the Congressional Trans Equality Task force.
Diana Tourjée
3.28.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

A Congressional Task Force for Trans Equality Is Mobilizing Against Trump

Its chairman, Democratic congressman Joe Kennedy III, has become a new leader for transgender rights in Washington.
VICE Staff
3.25.19
Views My Own

Exposing Trump's Tax Returns Is Way More Important Than Impeachment

Democrats' upcoming fight to uncover Trump's financial dealings could reveal how the rich abuse the law—and help sink him.
Harry Cheadle
3.5.19
Views My Own

Trump's Phony Emergency Pushed America a Little Closer Toward a Real Crisis

It's another step down a road that could lead to the end of American democracy.
Harry Cheadle
2.15.19
Views My Own

Congress Is a Broken Debating Society for Millionaires

The latest compromise to avert a government shutdown underscores how little legislative ability the legislative branch actually has.
Harry Cheadle
2.12.19
border security

This Congressman Wants to Build a ‘Digital’ Border Wall that Would Also Provide Rural Broadband

Congressman Will Hurd is the only Republican representing a district along the border, and he wants to use technological solutions to secure the border and possibly close the digital divide.
Kaleigh Rogers
2.1.19
Views My Own

Nancy Pelosi Mopped the Floor with Trump

The president lost his shutdown battle because he was outclassed by the woman leading the House.
Harry Cheadle
1.25.19
politics

Trump Is Actually Lousy at Making Deals, According to Negotiation Experts

After the president caved and ended the shutdown without getting a wall, it's clearer than ever he's not a master negotiator.
Justin Caffier
1.25.19
true crime

Trump's Michael Cohen Nightmare Is Just Getting Started

The president's trusted old friend has him closer than ever to impeachment—and he's not going away.
Matt Taylor
1.18.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Is Teaching Democrats How to Be Good at Twitter

She's leading a session for her colleagues on "the most effective ways to engage constituents on Twitter and the importance of digital storytelling."
Harry Cheadle
1.16.19
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