Victor Lee

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A Year Inside the Black Lives Matter Movement

Months before the now infamous Unite the Right march this summer, the 10 or so members of the Charlottesville chapter of Black Lives Matter heard …

Franken resigns

The Minnesota Democrat will step down from the Senate within weeks after multiple claims of groping and unwanted sexual advances.<p>Sen. Al Franken said on Thursday that he would resign after seven women came forward in recent weeks and said he groped or tried to forcibly kiss them, capping a stunning …

Trump lists immigration demands that could derail 'Dreamers' deal

The list will certainly turn off Democrats and even Republicans — many of whom have endorsed providing a pathway to legal status for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as minors.<p>President Donald Trump laid out his immigration principles for Capitol Hill on Sunday — a list of hardline …

What’s going on with US tax reform? Let Quartz explain…

Sweeping changes are coming to the US tax system. The Republican-led House and Senate have proposed tax reform bills that are similar enough that something like them will probably pass into law. If the majority party’s lawmakers can quickly agree on a compromise—a big “if”—it may happen by the end …

Trump to huddle with GOP senators Thursday to discuss immigration reform

President Trump has invited a group of Republican senators to the White House on Thursday to discuss their behind-the-scenes effort to fold a …

The Al Franken dilemma

Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) said everything he could say — even that there were no words to wipe away the sexual conduct he has already apologized for. (“I know there are no magic words I can say to regain your trust and that it’s going to take time.”) He sounded remorseful, not defiant. He said he’d …

‘Ashamed’ Franken apologizes in Senate over groping allegations

The Minnesota Democrat said he is open to making the results of an ethics probe public.<p>Sen. Al Franken apologized again on Monday after multiple women accused the embattled Minnesota Democrat of groping them in recent years, adding that he is open to making the results of an ethics probe public.<p>Top …