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Addresses

Joint Congressional Address: President Trump, S1495S1498 [28FE], H1386H1390 [28FE]

Naturalization Ceremony, Rutland, VT: Geoffrey Crawford, S695 [6FE]

Articles and editorials

Cohen_Trump Budget Hurts African-Americans, E362 [22MR]

Extreme Far Right Judge_5 Ways the Nomination of Neil Gorsuch Threatens Women's Rights, S2267 [4AP]

Real People, Real Lives_The Harm Caused by Judge Gorsuch, S2270S2274 [4AP]

This Is How Steve Bannon Sees the Entire World, H1236 [15FE]

We Will Win the Fight for Equal Pay, H2645 [4AP]

Bills and resolutions

Abortion: prohibit certain abortion-related discrimination in government activities (see S. 301), S680 [3FE] (see H.R. 644), H683 [24JA]

___prohibit discrimination against the unborn on the basis of sex or race (see H.R. 147), H42 [3JA]

Americans With Disabilities Act: promote compliance through education, clarify requirements for demand letters, and provide for a notice and cure period before commencement of a private civil action (see H.R. 620), H682 [24JA]

___require a plaintiff to provide a defendant with an opportunity to voluntarily correct a violation prior to commencing civil action (see H.R. 1493), H2051 [10MR]

Bannon, Stephen: condemn NSC appointment and urge immediate removal (see H. Res. 140), H1302 [16FE]

Barbara Johns Day: designate (see H. Res. 245), H2629 [3AP]

Business and industry: establish minimum standards of fair conduct in franchise sales and business relationships (see H.R. 470), H469 [12JA]

___protect unpaid interns from workplace harassment and discrimination (see H.R. 651), H683 [24JA]

Civil liberties: enhance unity in America through avoidance of `government speech' which promotes or displays symbols, signs, and vestiges of racism, oppression, and intimidation (see H. Res. 12), H46 [3JA]

Civil rights: declassify documents from civil rights cold cases and establish a civil rights cold case record collection and the Cold Case Records Review Board (see H.R. 1272), H1462 [1MR]

___ensure that gender identity is not treated as a protected class in Federal law or policy without the approval of Congress (see H.R. 2796), H4700 [7JN]

___improve nonretaliation provisions of equal pay requirements of the Fair Labor Standards Act (see S. 44), S113 [5JA]

___improve remedies for discrimination in the payment of wages based on sex (see S. 819), S2214 [4AP] (see H.R. 1869), H2694 [4AP]

___prohibit discrimination in the payment of wages based on sex, race, or national origin (see H.R. 2095), H2804 [14AP]

___prohibit on the basis of sex, sexual orientation, or gender identity (see S. 1006), S2680 [2MY] (see H.R. 2282), H3066 [2MY]

___prohibit on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity (see H. Res. 136), H1302 [16FE]

___restore right to individual civil actions in cases involving disparate impact (see H.R. 2486), H4309 [17MY]

___strengthen equal pay requirements of the Fair Labor Standards Act (see S. 345), S967 [6FE] (see H.R. 1890), H2696 [4AP]

Commission on the Removal of Mexican-Americans to Mexico: establish (see H.R. 1412), H1593 [7MR]

Commission To Study Family Reconstruction Proposals for African-Americans Unjustly Impacted by the ``War on Drugs'': establish (see H.R. 1055), H1184 [14FE]

Commission To Study Reparation Proposals for African-Americans: establish (see H.R. 40), H38 [3JA]

Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women: ratification (see H. Res. 356), H4569 [24MY]

Courts: eliminate mandatory arbitration clauses for claims rising under Federal or State statute, the U.S. Constitution, or a State constitution (see S. 550), S1639 [7MR] (see H.R. 1396), H1593 [7MR]

___prohibit exclusion of individuals from service on a Federal jury on account of sexual orientation or gender identity (see S. 635), S1840 [15MR] (see H.R. 1515), H2058 [13MR]

Credit: amend statute of limitations for civil liability relative to discrimination in denial of credit (see H.R. 1522), H2059 [13MR]

___prohibit creditors from discriminating on account of sexual orientation or gender identity when extending credit (see S. 1143), S3009 [17MY] (see H.R. 2498), H4310 [17MY]

Crime: condemn hate crimes and other forms of racism, religious or ethnic bias, discrimination, incitement to violence, or animus targeting minorities (see S. Res. 118), S2363 [4AP] (see H. Res. 257), H2788 [6AP]

___enhance Federal enforcement of hate crimes (see H.R. 1983), H2784 [6AP]

___increase Federal penalties for violent threats against community centers with religious affiliation (see S. 994), S2650 [1MY] (see H.R. 1730), H2463 [27MR]

Dept. of Defense: review discharge characterizations of former members of the Armed Forces discharged for sexual orientation (see S. 1366), S3554 [15JN] (see H.R. 2904), H4936 [15JN]

Dept. of Education: prohibit institutions of higher education from denying students admission on the basis of immigration or naturalization status (see H.R. 2071), H2787 [6AP]

___provide grants for education programs on history of treatment of Italian Americans during World War II (see H.R. 1706), H2369 [23MR]

___support educational entities in fully implementing Title IX and reducing and preventing sex discrimination in all areas of education (see S. 1421), S3731 [22JN]

Dept. of HUD: authorize funds to prevent housing discrimination through the use of nationwide testing and increase funds for the Fair Housing Initiatives Program (see H.R. 149), H42 [3JA]

___extend Fair Housing Act protections to persons suffering discrimination on the basis of sex or sexual orientation (see S. 1328), S3362 [8JN] (see H.R. 1447), H2017 [9MR]

___extend Fair Housing Act protections to survivors of domestic violence or sexual assault (see S. 858), S2363 [4AP] (see H.R. 1963), H2753 [5AP]

___nullify certain regulations and notices (see S. 103), S276 [11JA] (see H.R. 482), H469 [12JA]

Dept. of Justice: appoint independent counsel to investigate whether certain Customs and Border Protection actions violated court orders at the direction of the President or his staff (see H. Res. 102), H1083 [7FE]

___incentivize hate crime reporting, provide grants for State-run hate crime hotlines, and establish private rights of action for victims and additional penalties for certain hate crime convictions (see S. 662), S1840 [15MR] (see H.R. 1566), H2148 [16MR]

Dept. of Labor: prohibit certain practices by employers relative to restrictions on discussion of employees' and prospective employees' salary and benefit history (see H.R. 2418), H4190 [11MY]

Dept. of State: ban foreigners who have committed gross violations of internationally recognized human rights against lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) individuals from entering the U.S. (see S. 1170), S3010 [17MY] (see S. 1172), S3041 [18MY] (see H.R. 2491), H4310 [17MY]

___review termination characterization of former employees fired for sexual orientation (see S. 1420), S3731 [22JN]

Disabled: prohibit discrimination against individuals with disabilities who need long-term services and supports (see S. 910), S2450 [7AP] (see H.R. 2472), H4222 [16MY]

Diseases: eliminate discrimination in State criminal and civil laws for those living with HIV/AIDS (see H.R. 1739), H2463 [27MR]

EEOC: exclude the application of employment discrimination laws to employment practices that comply with Federal regulations and State laws in certain areas (see H.R. 1646), H2286 [21MR]

___strengthen Federal antidiscrimination laws and expand accountability within the Federal Government (see H.R. 702), H701 [27JA]

Employment: clarify appropriate standards for Federal employment age discrimination and retaliation claims (see S. 443), S1447 [27FE] (see H.R. 2650), H4602 [25MY]

___encourage development of best business practices by corporate, academic, or social entities to increase consideration of underrepresented populations for managerial or leadership positions (see S. Res. 11), S205 [10JA] (see H. Res. 77), H820 [31JA]

___provide certain workplace protections to interns relative to discriminatory practices (see H.R. 2538), H4357 [18MY]

Equal Pay Day: observance (see H. Con. Res. 44), H2696 [4AP]

Fair Housing Month: support goals and ideals (see H. Res. 291), H2941 [27AP]

Families and domestic relations: prohibit discrimination in adoption or foster care placements based on sexual orientation, gender identification, or marital status of any prospective parent or the child involved (see S. 1303), S3328 [7JN] (see H.R. 2640), H4568 [24MY]

FCC: ensure the integrity of voice communications and prevent discrimination among areas in the delivery of such communications by requiring providers to register and comply with basic quality standards (see S. 96), S276 [11JA] (see H.R. 460), H391 [11JA]

Federal employees: extend certain protections against prohibited personnel practices (see S. 576), S1689 [8MR] (see H.R. 657), H683 [24JA]

Firearms: prevent a person convicted of a misdemeanor hate crime, or who received an enhanced sentence for a misdemeanor because of hate or bias in its commission, from obtaining a firearm (see S. 1324), S3362 [8JN] (see H.R. 2841), H4817 [8JN]

___terminate Operation Choke Point or similar programs that infringe on ability of dealers and manufacturers of firearms and ammunition to access credit or other financial services (see S. 159), S342 [17JA]

Foreign policy: establish a global affairs strategy and provide assistance for people of African descent (see H.R. 1570), H2148 [16MR]

400 Years of African-American History Commission: establish (see S. 392), S1218 [15FE] (see H.R. 1242), H1391 [28FE]

Fred Korematsu Day of Civil Liberties and the Constitution: observance (see S. Res. 38), S595 [1FE] (see H. Res. 144), H1303 [16FE]

Government: protect unpaid interns in the Federal Government from workplace harassment and discrimination (see H.R. 653), H683 [24JA]

Greensboro, NC: recognize significance of Greensboro Four Woolworth lunch counter sit-in (see H. Res. 100), H1083 [7FE]

Health: prohibit insurance companies from denying or limiting coverage or charging higher premiums for living organ donors and allow use of family and medical leave by such donors (see H.R. 1270), H1462 [1MR]

Housing: prohibit discrimination based on use of Section 8 housing vouchers (see H.R. 202), H44 [3JA]

Immigration: exempt certain Iraqis and Afghanis from Executive order suspending the issuance of visas to nationals of certain countries and entrance of all refugees and adjust refugee resettlement priority for certain Afghanis (see H.R. 1263), H1392 [28FE]

___prohibit creation of a registry program that classifies people on the basis of religion, race, age, gender, ethnicity, national origin, nationality, or citizenship (see S. 54), S113 [5JA]

___protect U.S. citizens and residents from unlawful profiling, arrest, and detention (see S. 748), S2047 [28MR]

___reunite families by reducing visa backlogs and allowing U.S. citizens and lawful permanent residents to sponsor their permanent partners for U.S. residence (see H.R. 1036), H1183 [14FE]

Infrastructure: ensure any infrastructure plan provides for job creation, public investment, clean energy jobs, fair hiring and wage standards, and protection of Federal aid programs, the environment, and civil rights (see H. Con. Res. 63), H4606 [25MY]

International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia: support goals and ideals (see H. Res. 332), H4311 [17MY]

International Women's Day: support goals (see S. Res. 84), S1690 [8MR]

Iran: condemn persecution of Baha'is and continued violation of the International Covenants on Human Rights, impose sanctions for such violations, and call for release of religious prisoners (see S. Res. 139), S2530 [25AP] (see H. Res. 274), H2846 [25AP]

Italian Americans: apologize for treatment during World War II (see H.R. 1707), H2369 [23MR]

Johnson, John A. (Jack): pardon posthumously (see S. Res. 71), S1501 [28FE] (see H. Con. Res. 31), H1392 [28FE]

Law enforcement: eliminate racial, religious, or other discriminatory profiling (see S. 411), S1304 [16FE]

___prohibit racial profiling (see H.R. 1498), H2051 [10MR]

Legislative branch of the Government: protect unpaid interns in the legislative branch from workplace harassment and discrimination (see H.R. 652), H683 [24JA]

Medicaid: incentivize development of community-based interventions to reduce health disparities among certain populations (see H.R. 2048), H2787 [6AP]

Medicare: address certain discrimination relative to provision of mental health services and stabilize and modernize provision of partial hospitalization services (see H.R. 166), H42 [3JA]

Miller, Doris: reconsider merits of awarding the Medal of Honor posthumously relative to possible racial bias in original decision to award the Navy Cross (see H. Con. Res. 19), H945 [2FE]

Motor vehicles: promote awareness of, and encourage collaboration and communication to engage in efforts to end, motorcycle profiling (see S. Res. 154), S2774 [4MY] (see H. Res. 318), H4185 [8MY]

National security: improve diversity and inclusion in the workforce of national security agencies (see S. 924), S2490 [24AP]

Native Americans: repeal certain obsolete laws relating to Native Americans (see S. 343), S967 [6FE]

Portland, OR: condemn stabbings of men protecting women who were targets of anti-Muslim hate speech on light rail train, offer condolences to families of victims, and support efforts to heal and overcome bigotry (see S.J. Res. 44), S3294 [6JN] (see S.J. Res. 45), S3362 [8JN] (see H.J. Res. 105), H4646 [6JN]

Refugees: express that the U.S. should continue to admit refugees and immigrants (see H. Con. Res. 25), H1244 [15FE]

___express the U.S. should lead in welcoming refugees and asylum seekers and that no one should be banned from entering due to nationality, race, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender (see S. Res. 56), S868 [6FE]

Religion: ensure organizations with religious or moral convictions are allowed to provide child welfare services (see S. 811), S2214 [4AP] (see H.R. 1881), H2695 [4AP]

___prohibit collection of information and establishment or utilization of a registry for purposes of classifying or surveilling certain individuals on the basis of religious affiliation (see H.R. 489), H470 [12JA]

Social Security: provide for equal treatment of individuals in same-sex marriages (see H.R. 2247), H2971 [28AP]

Trump, President: condemn court rulings against Executive order suspending the issuance of visas to nationals of certain countries and entrance of all refugees (see H. Res. 120), H1125 [13FE]

___prohibit funding to enforce Executive order suspending the issuance of visas to nationals of certain countries and entrance of all refugees (see S. 248), S489 [30JA] (see S. 549), S1639 [7MR] (see H.R. 722), H742 [30JA]

___rescind and prohibit funding to enforce Executive order suspending the issuance of visas to nationals of certain countries and entrance of all refugees (see H.R. 724), H742 [30JA] (see H.R. 1075), H1242 [15FE] (see H.R. 1503), H2051 [10MR]

___rescind Executive order on religious freedom relative to effects on lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) individuals, women, religious minorities and others (see S. 1114), S2916 [11MY]

___rescind Executive order suspending the issuance of visas to nationals of certain countries and entrance of all refugees (see S. 240), S489 [30JA] (see S. 274), S595 [1FE] (see S. 608), S1778 [13MR] (see H.R. 735), H743 [30JA]

___rescind Executive order to construct a border wall, allow local enforcement of Federal immigration laws, hire additional border patrol agents, and increase removal and detention of undocumented immigrants (see S. 668), S1841 [15MR]

U.N.: counter anti-Semitism (see S. 169), S342 [17JA]

U.S. Code: replace references to ``wives'' and ``husbands'' in Federal law with references to ``spouses'' (see H.R. 98), H40 [3JA]

Voting: modernize voter registration, promote access to voting for disabled individuals, and protect the right to vote (see H.R. 12), H5138 [23JN]

___protect, improve, and modernize (see H.R. 893), H1012 [6FE]

___require States to meet standards for location and operation of polling places, including standards on wait times, quantity, location, accessibility, resources, and preventing harassment or intimidation (see H.R. 2499), H4310 [17MY]

___revise criteria for determining which States and political subdivisions are subject to certain protections against racial discrimination in voting (see S. 1419), S3731 [22JN] (see H.R. 2978), H5047 [21JN]

Voting Rights Act: require States to obtain a declaratory judgement of preclearance to implement more than one congressional redistricting after a decennial census (see H.R. 151), H42 [3JA]

Women: affirm importance of Title IX, applaud increase in educational opportunities for women and girls, and recognize work left to be done to further increase such opportunities (see S. Res. 201), S3732 [22JN]

___constitutional amendment to ensure equal rights (see S.J. Res. 6), S360 [20JA] (see H.J. Res. 33), H686 [24JA]

___ensure reasonable workplace accommodations for workers whose ability to perform the functions of a job are limited by pregnancy, childbirth, or a related medical condition (see S. 1101), S2915 [11MY] (see H.R. 2417), H4189 [11MY]

Workforce Regulatory Review Commission: establish (see H.R. 978), H1083 [7FE]

World War II: recognize National Day of Remembrance to observe anniversary of Executive order restricting freedom of German and Italian Americans and ordering internment of Japanese Americans (see H. Res. 143), H1303 [16FE]

___recognize National Day of Remembrance to observe anniversary of Executive order restricting freedom of Japanese Americans and oppose discriminatory policies based on race, ethnicity, religion, or national origin (see S. Res. 70), S1448 [27FE]

Yates, Sally Quillian: commend for refusal to enforce Executive order suspending the issuance of visas to nationals of certain countries and entrance of all refugees (see H. Res. 94), H1012 [6FE]

Briefs

Hawaii challenge to Executive order suspending the issuance of visas to nationals of certain countries and entrance of all refugees (excerpt), S913 [6FE]

Essays

State of the Union: Abigail Halnon, S488 [30JA]

___Emily Ballou, S394 [23JA]

Examples

Media reports of individuals impacted by President Trump's Executive order suspending the issuance of visas to nationals of certain countries and entrance of all refugees, S475S479 [30JA]

Excerpts

``I Am Jazz,'' Jazz Jennings and Jessica Herthel, H4316 [18MY]

Minnesota LGBT activists' experiences, E633E635 [16MY]

Letters

Condemn recent surge in hate crimes: Congressional Black Caucus, H4838 [12JN]

Dept. of Veterans Affairs Veterans Choice Program exemption from oversight by Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs: several women's and human rights organizations, H2724 [5AP]

Executive order suspending the issuance of visas to nationals of certain countries and entrance of all refugees: Ralph J. Hexter and Robb Davis, H928 [2FE]

___Senator Cardin, Committee on Foreign Relations (Senate), S508 [31JA]

___several former senior Government and military officials, S506 [31JA]

___several Representatives, H932 [2FE]

___Stamford, CT, citizen, S483 [30JA]

Nomination of E. Scott Pruitt to be EPA Administrator: several African American environmental justice organizations, S1325 [16FE]

___several former EPA employees, S1327 [16FE]

___several Latino civic organizations, S1326 [16FE]

Nomination of Senator Sessions to be Attorney General: Deborah Burger and Jean Ross, National Nurses United (organization), S896, S939 [6FE]

___Hilary O. Shelton, NAACP, S894 [6FE]

___Judy Shepard, S902 [6FE]

___Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, S894 [6FE]

___National Task Force To End Sexual & Domestic Violence, S940S942 [6FE]

___New York resident, S904 [6FE]

___Scott Frey, American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, S895 [6FE]

Virginia law relative to interracial marriage: Richard and Mildred Loving, S957 [6FE]

Press releases

Executive Order on Immigration and Refugees and Invitation for President Trump To Meet With Refugees Who Call Ohio Home: Representative Kaptur, H756 [31JA]

Remarks in House

Americans With Disabilities Act: promote compliance through education, clarify requirements for demand letters, and provide for a notice and cure period before commencement of a private civil action (H.R. 620), H918 [2FE], H1280 [16FE], H2062 [15MR]

Black Panther Party (organization): anniversary, E64 [13JA]

Business and industry: support companies promoting inclusiveness and opposing Executive order suspending issuance of visas to nationals of certain countries and entrance of all refugees, H1015 [7FE]

Civil rights: assessment of court decisions alleging discrimination based on transgenderism, H4696H4698 [7JN]

___continuing struggle between law enforcement and African Americans, H5055 [22JN]

___ensure that gender identity is not treated as a protected class in Federal law or policy without the approval of Congress, H4696H4698 [7JN]

___improve remedies for discrimination in the payment of wages based on sex, H1603 [8MR]

___improve remedies for discrimination in the payment of wages based on sex (H.R. 1869), H2617, H2618 [3AP], H2637, H2639, H2645, H2646, H2678, H2679 [4AP], E447 [4AP]

___prohibit discrimination in the payment of wages based on sex, race, or national origin (H.R. 2095), E508 [14AP]

___prohibit on the basis of sex, sexual orientation, or gender identity (H.R. 2282), H3010, H3012 [2MY], E747 [2JN]

___prohibit on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity (H. Res. 136), E213 [16FE]

Commission To Study Reparation Proposals for African-Americans: establish (H.R. 40), E9 [3JA]

Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House): urge hearings to investigate cause of recent surge in hate crimes, H2092 [16MR]

Congressional Black Caucus: legislative priorities, H599H606 [23JA]

Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women: ratification (H. Res. 356), E712 [24MY]

Crime: condemn recent surge in hate crimes, H1363 [28FE], H2154 [17MR], H4838H4845 [12JN]

___increase Federal penalties for violent threats against community centers with religious affiliation (H.R. 1730), H2456 [27MR], H2578 [30MR]

Democratic Party: national agenda, H668 [24JA]

Dept. of Justice: appoint independent counsel to investigate whether certain Customs and Border Protection actions violated court orders at the direction of the President or his staff (H. Res. 102), H1017 [7FE]

Dept. of Labor: prohibit certain practices by employers relative to restrictions on discussion of employees' and prospective employees' salary and benefit history (H.R. 2418), E627 [11MY]

District of Columbia: tribute to Metropolitan Police Dept., for actions during incidents at Islamic Center of Washington, E132 [2FE]

___Women's March on Washington, H241 [10JA], H593, H594 [23JA], H668 [24JA], E89 [24JA]

Equal Pay Day: observance, H2617, H2618 [3AP], H2636, H2637, H2639, H2645, H2646, H2678, H2679 [4AP], H2701 [5AP], E447 [4AP]

Fair Pay Act: anniversary, E94 [27JA]

FCC: ensure the integrity of voice communications and prevent discrimination among areas in the delivery of such communications by requiring providers to register and comply with basic quality standards (H.R. 460), H583H586 [23JA], E150 [6FE]

Federal agencies and departments: preservation of discrimination ban on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity, H757 [31JA]

Federal employees: extend certain protections against prohibited personnel practices (H.R. 657), H2983, H2984 [1MY]

Foreign policy: establish a global affairs strategy and provide assistance for people of African descent (H.R. 1570), E334 [16MR]

400 Years of African-American History Commission: establish (H.R. 1242), H2985H2987 [1MY], H4599 [25MY], E730 [25MY]

Fred Korematsu Day of Civil Liberties and the Constitution: observance, H708 [30JA]

Freedom of religion: reaffirm importance of religion and freedom to exercise beliefs peacefully, H1163 [14FE]

Government: protect unpaid interns in the Federal Government from workplace harassment and discrimination (H.R. 653), H4268, H4269 [17MY]

Gutierrez, Representative: town hall meeting in Chicago, IL, H1951 [9MR]

Health: prohibit insurance companies from charging women higher premiums than men for health coverage, H646 [24JA]

House of Representatives: moment of silence in memory of men who were stabbed protecting women who were targets of anti-Muslim hate speech on light rail train in Portland, OR, H4687 [7JN]

Immigration: provide funding for legal services for individuals affected by Executive order suspending the issuance of visas to nationals of certain countries and entrance of all refugees, H887 [2FE]

International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination: observance, E365 [22MR]

International Women's Day: observance, E346 [20MR]

International Workers' Day: tribute to Rise Up May 1 events, H2699 [5AP]

Law enforcement: prohibit racial profiling (H.R. 1498), E316 [10MR]

Minnesota: town hall forum to discuss concerns of transgender community, E633 [16MY]

Minnesota Transgender Health Coalition: anniversary, E407 [29MR]

New York: tribute to Muslim Public Affairs Council and Jewish Community Center in Getzville, NY, for taking a stand against recent threats to the Jewish community in Western New York, E287 [8MR]

North America's Building Trades Unions: tribute to protestors at legislative conference, H2705 [5AP]

Portland, OR: condemn stabbings of men protecting women who were targets of anti-Muslim hate speech on light rail train, offer condolences to families of victims, and support efforts to heal and overcome bigotry, H4687 [7JN]

___condemn stabbings of men protecting women who were targets of anti-Muslim hate speech on light rail train, offer condolences to families of victims, and support efforts to heal and overcome bigotry (H.J. Res. 105), E773 [6JN]

Purcellville, VA: anniversary of desegregation of Purcellville Library, E501 [12AP]

Racial relations: assess impact of Supreme Court decision in Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka, KS, relative to segregated schools and ensure vigilance against resegregation of society, H1173H1176 [14FE]

Refugees: express that the U.S. should continue to admit refugees and immigrants, H1490 [2MR]

Religion: condemn acts of anti-Semitism, H1576 [7MR], H1599 [8MR]

Sessions, Attorney General: suitability to be Attorney General relative to record on civil rights, H1117, H1120 [13FE]

Sessions, Senator: suitability to be Attorney General relative to record on civil rights, H221H232 [9JA], H398, H464 [12JA], E62 [13JA]

Supreme Court: decision in Obergefell v. Hodges relative to requirement of a State to license a marriage between two people of the same sex or to recognize an out-of-State same-sex marriage, H2583 [30MR]

Trump, Donald J.: characterization of Presidential transition, H308 [11JA], H460H465 [12JA], E62 [13JA]

Trump, President: allegations of political bias relative to court rulings on enforcing the Executive order suspending the issuance of visas to nationals of certain countries and entrance of all refugees, H4203 [16MY]

___court rulings on enforcing the Executive order suspending the issuance of visas to nationals of certain countries and entrance of all refugees, H1018 [7FE], H2175H2179 [17MR], H2580 [30MR], H4696 [7JN], H4836 [12JN]

___decision to relieve Sally Quillian Yates of duties as acting Attorney General for refusal to enforce Executive order suspending the issuance of visas to nationals of certain countries and entrance of all refugees, H753 [31JA]

___evaluation of administration, H599H606 [23JA], H729H733 [30JA], H808H810 [31JA], H823 [1FE], H922, H929 [2FE], H1136 [14FE], H1193 [15FE], H1363 [28FE], H1951 [9MR], H2519 [29MR], H2634 [4AP], H2932 [27AP], E79 [23JA]

___evaluation of administration relative to impact on minority communities, H2995H3001 [1MY], E582 [2MY]

___evaluation of administration relative to race relations, H1121 [13FE]

___Executive order suspending the issuance of visas to nationals of certain countries and entrance of all refugees, H705, H706, H707, H708, H721, H722, H723H733 [30JA], H751, H752, H753, H754, H756, H757, H758, H759, H760, H761, H803H806, H808H810 [31JA], H824, H826, H827, H829, H830 [1FE], H882, H883, H888, H917, H918, H922H933 [2FE], H950, H951, H960, H963, H964, H966H968 [3FE], H997, H1005 [6FE], H1060H1062, H1073H1075 [7FE], H1224 [15FE], H1250, H1258 [16FE], H1341 [27FE], H2049 [10MR], H2088 [16MR], E110 [31JA]

___Executive order suspending the issuance of visas to nationals of certain countries and entrance of all refugees relative to agreement with Australia to resettle refugees held in an Australian detention center, H965, H969 [3FE]

___impact of Executive order suspending the issuance of visas to nationals of certain countries and entrance of all refugees on international students, H4431 [23MY]

___Joint Congressional Address, H1399, H1456H1461 [1MR]

___rescind and prohibit funding to enforce Executive order suspending the issuance of visas to nationals of certain countries and entrance of all refugees (H.R. 724), H729 [30JA], H750, H753, H754, H760, H762, H764, H769 [31JA], H833, H834, H836 [1FE], H961 [3FE], E104 [30JA], E125 [1FE]

___rescind and prohibit funding to enforce Executive order suspending the issuance of visas to nationals of certain countries and entrance of all refugees (H.R. 724), unanimous-consent request, H717 [30JA], H765H768 [31JA]

___rescind Executive order suspending the issuance of visas to nationals of certain countries and entrance of all refugees (H.R. 735), H753, H760 [31JA], H1059 [7FE], E104 [30JA]

U.N.: counter anti-Semitism, H2522 [29MR]

Voting: assessment of State laws requiring photo identification to vote, H724, H728, H729 [30JA]

___revise criteria for determining which States and political subdivisions are subject to certain protections against racial discrimination in voting, H727 [30JA]

___revise criteria for determining which States and political subdivisions are subject to certain protections against racial discrimination in voting (H.R. 2978), E879 [22JN]

Voting Rights Act: reauthorize, H5056 [22JN]

Washington (State): formation of D.C. Bully Busters group by 7th Congressional District girls, H2073 [15MR]

Women: constitutional amendment to ensure equal rights, H4432 [23MY]

World War II: tribute to 6888th Central Postal Directory Battalion, H2636 [4AP]

Remarks in Senate

Children and youth: impact of government regulations on provision of equal access to quality education for all children, S1683S1685 [8MR]

Civil rights: prohibit on the basis of sex, sexual orientation, or gender identity (S. 1006), S2744 [4MY]

___strengthen equal pay requirements of the Fair Labor Standards Act (S. 345), S2162 [3AP]

Courts: eliminate mandatory arbitration clauses for claims rising under Federal or State statute, the U.S. Constitution, or a State constitution (S. 550), S1642 [7MR]

Crime: condemn hate crimes and other forms of racism, religious or ethnic bias, discrimination, incitement to violence, or animus targeting minorities (S. Res. 118), S2371, S2372 [4AP]

___condemn recent surge in hate crimes, S1910 [22MR]

Dept. of HUD: extend Fair Housing Act protections to persons suffering discrimination on the basis of sex or sexual orientation (S. 1328), S3365 [8JN]

DeVos, Sec. of Education: evaluation of statements on historically Black colleges and universities and school choice, S1463 [28FE]

District of Columbia: Women's March on Washington, S410, S418S420 [24JA]

Equal Pay Day: observance, S2181, S2194, S2195 [4AP]

Fair Pay Act: anniversary, S2181 [4AP]

Federal employees: extend certain protections against prohibited personnel practices (H.R. 657), S3227 [25MY]

400 Years of African-American History Commission: establish (S. 392), S1219 [15FE]

Immigration: prohibit creation of a registry program that classifies people on the basis of religion, race, age, gender, ethnicity, national origin, nationality, or citizenship (S. 54), S116 [5JA]

International Women's Day: support goals (S. Res. 84), S1695, S1696 [8MR]

Law enforcement: eliminate racial, religious, or other discriminatory profiling (S. 411), S1296 [16FE], S1943 [23MR]

National objectives: priority assignments, S2507S2509 [25AP]

Portland, OR: condemn stabbings of men protecting women who were targets of anti-Muslim hate speech on light rail train, offer condolences to families of victims, and support efforts to heal and overcome bigotry (S.J. Res. 44), S3343, S3344 [7JN]

___condemn stabbings of men protecting women who were targets of anti-Muslim hate speech on light rail train, offer condolences to families of victims, and support efforts to heal and overcome bigotry (S.J. Res. 45), S3372 [8JN]

Refugees: express the U.S. should lead in welcoming refugees and asylum seekers and that no one should be banned from entering due to nationality, race, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender (S. Res. 56), S837, S871 [6FE]

Religion: condemn acts of anti-Semitism, S1467 [28FE]

Sessions, Senator: suitability to be Attorney General relative to record on civil rights, S299S301 [12JA], S842S844, S876S926, S929S946, S951, S956S961 [6FE]

Trump, President: court rulings on enforcing the Executive order suspending the issuance of visas to nationals of certain countries and entrance of all refugees, S1029 [9FE]

___decision to relieve Sally Quillian Yates of duties as acting Attorney General for refusal to enforce Executive order suspending the issuance of visas to nationals of certain countries and entrance of all refugees, S485 [30JA], S500, S501, S521 [31JA], S560 [1FE], S937 [6FE]

___evaluation of administration, S546 [1FE], S643 [2FE], S1596S1601 [6MR], S1909S1912 [22MR]

___Executive order suspending the issuance of visas to nationals of certain countries and entrance of all refugees, S462S464, S468S486 [30JA], S500, S504S510, S512, S516, S519S528, S531, S533S536 [31JA], S547, S556, S570 [1FE], S686, S694, S913, S914 [6FE], S1257 [16FE], S1591, S1600S1603 [6MR], S1736 [9MR], S1910 [22MR]

___prohibit funding to enforce Executive order suspending the issuance of visas to nationals of certain countries and entrance of all refugees (S. 248), S527 [31JA]

___rescind Executive order on religious freedom relative to effects on lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) individuals, women, religious minorities and others (S. 1114), S2919 [11MY]

___rescind Executive order suspending the issuance of visas to nationals of certain countries and entrance of all refugees, S977 [9FE]

___rescind Executive order suspending the issuance of visas to nationals of certain countries and entrance of all refugees (S. 240), S475, S491 [30JA], S552 [1FE]

___rescind Executive order suspending the issuance of visas to nationals of certain countries and entrance of all refugees (S. 240), unanimous-consent request, S468 [30JA], S501 [31JA]

___rescind Executive order suspending the issuance of visas to nationals of certain countries and entrance of all refugees (S. 274), S604, S605 [1FE], S609 [2FE]

Voting: ensure tactics at polling places do not discourage voting, S947 [6FE]

___revise criteria for determining which States and political subdivisions are subject to certain protections against racial discrimination in voting (S. 1419), S3733 [22JN]

World War II: anniversary of Executive order ordering internment of Japanese Americans, S3204 [25MY]

___recognize National Day of Remembrance to observe anniversary of Executive order restricting freedom of Japanese Americans and oppose discriminatory policies based on race, ethnicity, religion, or national origin, S2677 [2MY]

Reports filed

Federal Employee Antidiscrimination Act: Committee on Oversight and Goverment Reform (House) (H.R. 702) (H. Rept. 115–79), H2694 [4AP]

Federal Intern Protection Act: Committee on Oversight and Goverment Reform (House) (H.R. 653) (H. Rept. 115–78), H2694 [4AP]

Follow the Rules Act: Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs (Senate) (S. 576) (S. Rept. 115–30), S2490 [24AP]

___Committee on Oversight and Goverment Reform (House) (H.R. 657) (H. Rept. 115–67), H2557 [29MR]

400 Years of African-American History Commission Act: Committee on Energy and Natural Resources (Senate) (S. 392) (S. Rept. 115–63), S2963 [16MY]

___Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House) (H.R. 1242) (H. Rept. 115–105), H3002 [1MY]

Improving Rural Call Quality and Reliability Act: Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation (Senate) (S. 96) (S. Rept. 115–6), S1935 [22MR]

Repealing Existing Substandard Provisions Encouraging Conciliation With Tribes (RESPECT) Act: Committee on Indian Affairs (Senate) (S. 343) (S. Rept. 115–85), S3145 [24MY]

Statements

Executive Order Suspending the Issuance of Visas to Nationals of Certain Countries and Entrance of All Refugees: Kirk Johnson, S480 [30JA]

___Senators McCain and Graham, S915 [6FE]

U.S. Apology for Internment of Japanese Americans During World War II: Ronald Reagan, S914 [6FE]

Texts of

Constitutional amendment to ensure equal rights for women, S2045 [28MR]

H.R. 460, Improving Rural Call Quality and Reliability Act, H583 [23JA]

H.R. 653, Federal Intern Protection Act, H4268 [17MY]

H.R. 657, Follow the Rules Act, H2983 [1MY]

H.R. 1242, 400 Years of African-American History Commission Act, H2985 [1MY]

S. 910, Disability Integration Act, S2451S2455 [7AP]

S. Res. 11, encourage development of best business practices by corporate, academic, or social entities to increase consideration of underrepresented populations for managerial or leadership positions, S209 [10JA]

S. Res. 38, Fred Korematsu Day of Civil Liberties and the Constitution, S602 [1FE]

S. Res. 56, express the U.S. should lead in welcoming refugees and asylum seekers and that no one should be banned from entering due to nationality, race, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender, S871 [6FE]

S. Res. 70, National Day of Remembrance to observe anniversary of Executive order restricting freedom of Japanese Americans during World War II and oppose discriminatory policies based on race, ethnicity, religion, or national origin, S1453 [27FE]

S. Res. 71, pardon John A. (Jack) Johnson posthumously, S1505 [28FE]

S. Res. 84, support goals of International Women's Day, S1693 [8MR]

S. Res. 118, condemn hate crimes and other forms of racism, religious or ethnic bias, discrimination, incitement to violence, or animus targeting minorities, S2371 [4AP]

S. Res. 139, condemn Iranian persecution of Baha'is and continued violation of the International Covenants on Human Rights, impose sanctions for such violations, and call for release of religious prisoners, S2533 [25AP]

S. Res. 154, promote awareness of, and encourage collaboration and communication to engage in efforts to end, motorcycle profiling, S2776 [4MY]

S. Res. 201, affirm importance of Title IX, applaud increase in educational opportunities for women and girls, and recognize work left to be done to further increase such opportunities, S3736 [22JN]

S.J. Res. 45, condemn stabbings of men in Portland, OR, protecting women who were targets of anti-Muslim hate speech on light rail train, offer condolences to families of victims, and support efforts to heal and overcome bigotry, S3365, S3372 [8JN]