House Digs Into Equal Rights Law 96 Years in the Making

Nearly a century after suffragist Alice Paul first proposed amending the U.S. Constitution to outlaw sex discrimination, the actress Patricia Arquette joined lawmakers Tuesday to finally follow through on the Equal Rights Amendment.

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Trump Tells Aides to Defy Subpoenas From Congress

The struggle between House Democrats and the Trump administration over investigations intensified as a former White House official defied a subpoena, President Trump said all of his aides should do likewise, and the Treasury Department ignored a deadline for providing Trump’s personal and business tax returns.

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