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This Congresswoman Is Disgusted By Trump. This Is Why She's Going To The Inauguration Anyway.

The Huffington Post | Sam Levine | Posted 01.18.2017 | Politics

As a growing number of Democrats choose to boycott Donald Trump’s inauguration on Friday, one Democratic congresswoman is choosing to go to make a s...

Feds Consider Probe Of Sheriff David Clarke's Deadly Jail

The Huffington Post | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 12.22.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON ― The Justice Department is considering opening a federal civil rights investigation into the Milwaukee County Jail, a facility nominally...

This Congresswoman Represents A ZIP Code Where Most Black Men Have Been To Prison

The Huffington Post | Julia Craven | Posted 11.18.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON ― Sixty-two percent of black men living in Wisconsin’s 53206 ZIP code have spent time in prison, a new documentary reports. “Milwauke...

Democratic Bill Would Drug-Test The Rich

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 06.17.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Tired of Republicans having all the fun, Rep. Gwen Moore (D-Wis.) has introduced welfare drug testing legislation -- for rich people. Mo...

Women Leaders Turning Passion Into Action

Christine Pelosi | Posted 05.16.2016 | Politics
Christine Pelosi

Go forth and speak out about your work here today - you never know whose dream you may be carrying. Let's make sure that this union, this movement, and the leaders we elect are truly representative of our people. And we will carry their dreams together.

World Bank May Be Spreading The Scourge That Fed Flint Water Crisis

The Huffington Post | Laura Barron-Lopez | Posted 04.12.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Gwen Moore (D-Wis.) is calling out the World Bank's investment in global water resources, alleging conflicts of interest similar to...

Latest Surgery May Renew Debate Over Whether Ruth Bader Ginsburg Should Retire

The Huffington Post | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 11.26.2014 | Politics

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is a known badass. At 81, she lifts weights, does pushups and revs up her heart rate on an elliptical glider...

Gwen Moore Wins Re-Election

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 11.05.2014 | Politics

Rep. Gwen Moore (D-Wis.) was re-elected to Congress from Wisconsin's 4th District on Tuesday, beating Republican Dan Sebring. Moore beat felon an...

When 5 Women Explain Politics To 1 Man, Good Things Are Bound To Happen

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 10.10.2014 | Politics

In some matter of time -- maybe soon, maybe not -- America will be led by women. It's not just because they make up more than half of the populati...

Here's How Politicians Have Reacted To The Protests In Ferguson

The Huffington Post | David McCabe | Posted 08.14.2014 | Politics

Politicians around the country have reacted as national attention has focused on the clashes between police and those protesting the shooting of unarm...

Zach Carter

How Democrats Are Accidentally Helping The Koch Brothers | Zach Carter | Posted 06.10.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Over the past two years, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) has repeatedly wrestled with factions of his own party as he tries to...

Friday Talking Points -- Republicans' Foot-Shooting Party

Chris Weigant | Posted 04.30.2014 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Even when Republicans weren't shooting at their own feet this week, it appears they were conducting a circular firing squad instead. The 2014 campaign, in other words, is off to a raucous start... and it's only February.

Friday Talking Points -- Harry Reid's Explosive Week

Chris Weigant | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics
Chris Weigant

In fact, it was even a big week just for political anniversaries. Fifty years ago this week, an event of no little importance happened. I speak, of course, tomorrow's 50th anniversary of the first broadcast of Doctor Who by the BBC.

Governor Walker -- Cutting More From Medicaid Than Any Other State in the Nation

Rep. Gwen Moore | Posted 11.04.2013 | Politics
Rep. Gwen Moore

Wisconsin was once known for its BadgerCare program, and Republican governors like Tommy Thompson helped build it into a robust model for other states. That was all before Governor Walker got his hands on it.

Dem Rep: 'However Inarticulate, I Think Miss Utah Was On To Something'

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 06.18.2013 | Politics

While speaking on the House of Representatives floor Tuesday during debate on the 20-week abortion ban, Rep. Gwen Moore (D-Wis.) said Miss Utah Marisa...

LOOK: Happy World Wide Knit In Public Week!

The Huffington Post | Michelle Manetti | Posted 06.10.2013 | HuffPost Home

It's World Wide Knit In Public week and Rep. Gwen Moore is getting in on all the action. The Wisconsin congresswoman posted a photo of herself knit...

GOP 'Cost-Benefit' Bill Benefits Wall Street and Costs Americans

Rep. Gwen Moore | Posted 07.17.2013 | Politics
Rep. Gwen Moore

Republicans again have it all wrong as they bring to the House floor the SEC Regulatory Accountability Act, or the so-called SEC "cost-benefit" bill. The bill seeks to not only undo Dodd-Frank, but all financial market regulation past, present, and future.

Try To Watch This Interview Without Cracking Up

Posted 05.16.2013 | Comedy

Stephen Colbert sat down with Rep. Gwen Moore, a congresswoman who represents Wisconsin's 4th District, for the latest installment of his 434-part ser...

Zach Carter

House Dems Embrace Wall Street Deregulation | Zach Carter | Posted 05.08.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Just one day after Treasury Secretary Jack Lew wrote a letter urging lawmakers to reject a slate of Wall Street deregulation measures, n...

Tyler Kingkade

College Sexual Assault Reform Law Headed To Obama's Desk | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 01.23.2014 | College

Federal legislation that will reform how colleges treat sexual violence and stalking on campus is on its way to President Barack Obama's desk after th...

Women's History Month Call to Service: Free Our Sisters From Sexual Slavery

Christine Pelosi | Posted 05.01.2013 | Politics
Christine Pelosi

As we celebrate Women's History Month and lift up the sheroes of liberation, we must free our sisters from sexual slavery. Human sex trafficking is a danger to our communities and a scourge on our souls; it must be stopped.

Careful, 'Having It All' Women, Your Privilege Is Showing

Christine Pelosi | Posted 04.29.2013 | Women
Christine Pelosi

In order to get to that leadership table in Congress or the C suite, women cannot be marginalized, either directly by work policies that exclude their employment or by "having it all" media debates so rarified that they exclude their participation.

The Clock Starts Now: Women Demand House GOP Action on VAWA

Stephanie Schriock | Posted 04.14.2013 | Politics
Stephanie Schriock

The Republican Party has plenty of backward policy positions, but I'm having a hard time wrapping my head around this one. VAWA is an important part of promoting the health, safety, and economic security of American women.

Jennifer Bendery

Republicans Pressured By Own Party To Act On VAWA | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 12.12.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Republican leaders have already been under pressure to pass an expanded version of the Violence Against Women Act in the lame-duck...

Congresswoman And Rape Survivor Reacts To Mourdock's Anti-Abortion Remarks

Posted 10.25.2012 | Politics

During an appearance on MSNBC on Thursday, Rep. Gwen Moore (D-Wisc.) reacted to Indiana GOP Senate candidate Richard Mourdock's suggestion that pregn...