Democratic Reps. Ayanna Pressley of Massachusetts and Cori Bush of Missouri have led a group of 35 lawmakers in urging President Biden to commute the sentences of all federal prisoners on death row
Today on #Appeal Live: At 12:00 ET/9:00 PT: Jerry Iannelli and Joshua Vaughn discuss how cities are keeping people safe without police. At 1:00 ET/10:00 PT: Ayanna Pressley and Sister Helen Prejean talk about what President Biden can do to end the death penalty.
On #AppealLive Rep. Ayanna Pressley calls on Pres. Biden to commute all federal death sentences: “We're talking about people. This is not some abstract issue—we're talking about people's lives. And right now there are 50 individuals that are currently on death row.”
Federal lawmakers probe why panic buttons were removed from Ayanna Pressley’s office before riot
Panic buttons inside Rep. Ayanna Pressley's office were 'torn out' before Capitol protest, chief of staff says
‘Being poor is not a character flaw.’ — Rep. Ayanna Pressley attacked the Trump admin for making it harder for families with children to get food stamps
Rep. Ayanna Pressley: "I learned a long time ago that when change happens it's either because people see the light or they feel the fire. "We're lifting up these stories in the hopes that you will see the light. And if you don't, we will bring the fire."
"When we fight, we win." Trump Administration ends its effort to force kids receiving life-saving medical care to stop treatment and get out of the country. USCIS will reinstate the policy. Statement from Rep. Ayanna Pressley (D-MA):
HISTORY! Ayanna Pressley just became the first Black congresswoman from Massachusetts ever!
AOC was born in the Bronx; Ayanna Pressley in Cincinnati; Rashida Tlaib in Detroit. Your regular reminder that the president of the United States is not just a brazen racist but the laziest and most unoriginal (‘go back to where you came from’) of racists:
Massachusetts Democratic Rep. Ayanna Pressley just introduced a bill to lower the voting age to 16. Liberals don't think kids know what gender they are, but are smart enough to vote. It's a brave new world!
Ayanna Pressley just became the first Black congresswoman from Massachusetts