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Read the HSGAC & Rules report on January 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol.

June 9, 2021  ·  William Gray
Senators Klobuchar, Blunt, Peters and Portman released the first Congressional report examining the attack on the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021. It can be read here. Demand Progress… Read More

The fallout of January 6 continues to land on Capitol Hill staff

May 27, 2021  ·  William Gray
Katherine Tully-McManus has a must-read in Roll Call about how Capitol Hill staffers are dealing with the ongoing mental, emotional and physical fallout from the events of January 6. Read More

Roll Call: Hoyer, Jeffries and Lofgren call for study of expanded staff benefits

May 21, 2021  ·  William Gray
Katherine Tully-McManus at Roll Call reports out Democratic leaders requesting a study examining how certain benefits may impact retention, recruitment and diversity among House staff. Excerpt: They asked Chief… Read More

House Backs Creation of Commission on Jan. 6 Capitol Riot Despite G.O.P. Opposition

May 21, 2021  ·  William Gray
The Wall Street Journal reports on the 252 – 175 vote in the House on the 1/6 commission — and the lay of the land as the debate transitions… Read More

A Conservative Election Reform: Ranked-Choice Voting

May 13, 2021  ·  Matt Germer
“[T]he thinking conservative understands that permanence and change must be recognized and reconciled in a vigorous society.” When Russell Kirk penned his famous “Ten Conservative Principles” in 1993, he… Read More