Lewis, John

Democrats Take to House Floor on Gun Violence (Again)

Democrats lined up at the podium Wednesday seeking unanimous consent on a bill that would expand background checks for firearm purchases. After several attempts to bring votes on gun control to the House floor this summer, did Republicans budge?

Drumline Opens John Lewis Talk at Jacobs Center

The Heartbeat Music Academy’s booming Thunder Squad plays itself out after warming up the crowd assembled July 12 on to hear Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., speak at the Jacobs Center for Neighborhood Innovation.

John Lewis Recalls Story of Klan Member Asking for Forgiveness

Speaking at the Comic-Con International event in San Diego, Calif., on July 11, Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., told the story of a Ku Klux Klan member who beat him in 1961 and returned years later to his Capitol Hill office to ask for forgiveness.

John Lewis Sets Up at Comic-Con Booth

John Lewis Reflects on Walk to Selma at Jacobs Center Event

Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., reflects on the civil rights march from Selma to Montgomery.

John Lewis Leads Procession at Comic-Con

Hoyer Touts 'Whip Watch' App

House Minority Whip Steny H. Hoyer, D-Md., announced Thursday his office has launched "Whip Watch," a new app that details floor updates and provides insider information on the latest developments.

“Today, I’m proud to announce a new app called ‘Whip Watch’ that will be a great resource for our Members and staff, while also making the House of Representatives more open and accessible to the public,” Hoyer said in a  release announcing the app.