Tag: Capitol Hill

Patrick Leahy: a caped crusader in the Capitol Hill

WASHINGTON: This Batman mega fan calls himself "a bit of a geek," but everyone else calls him senator -- as in US Senator Patrick...

US Democrats end House protest, gun control prospects dim

Democratic house members started a sit-in on the floor of the House on Wednesday, chanting and singing, and stayed all night to push for gun control legislation after this month's shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando, which killed 49 people.