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Push for body cameras on federal police

A bill to require federal uniformed officers to wear body cameras, introduced in the House in the fall by Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.) and Rep. Don Beyer (D-Va.) and spurred by the Ghaisar killing, did not get a hearing before the 2018 session of Congress ended and will soon be reintroduced, Norton’s and Beyer’s staffs said.

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Virginia Democrats pressure GOP for gun safety after shooting

Watch state Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria) on The Rachel Maddow Show speaking about his unwavering push for gun safety legislation in Virginia.

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Everyone’s laughing at Trump not understanding the Constitution to keep from crying

I strongly suggest White House staff sit the president down and read the United States Constitution to him.

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Rep. Abigail Spanberger: A moderate Democrat working to survive in the AOC era

In her first weeks in office, she visited the White House with Democratic and Republican members of the Problem Solvers Caucus to discuss ending the government shutdown that had begun in December. She signed on to letters and legislation spearheaded by Republicans. She voted against House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (Calif.), whom Brat and other Republicans frequently invoked during the 2018 campaign as embodying a liberal elite.

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