Billy House

Congressional Correspondents Elect New Standing Committee

Congressional correspondents have elected two new members of the Standing Committee of Correspondents. The members have also elected new officers, leading to a new chairĀ for the second session of the 115th Congress. For the first time in the Committee’s history, the board is all-female. The first newly-elected member is Emma […]

Capitol Police Cracks Down on Reporters

When President Donald Trump went to the Capitol last week, a protester snuck into the press area and threw Russian flags at the President. When Vice President Michael Pence visited the Capitol on Monday, Capitol Police, according to reporters, aggressively cracked down on reporters, closing down hallways and subjecting them […]