Latest from Rhonda Colvin

How 9/11 changed members of Congress

Members of Congress discuss where they were on 9/11 and the impact it still has on their work as lawmakers.
  • Sep 7, 2021

How living in NYC on 9/11 led Rep. Slotkin to a CIA career

Rep. Elissa Slotkin (D-Mich.) describes how living in New York City on Sept. 11, 2001, led to her career in national security.
  • Sep 7, 2021

Kinzinger: 9/11 'changed the trajectory of my life'

Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-Ill.) says 9/11 was such a pivotal moment in his life that he doubts that he would be a member of Congress had it not happened.
  • Sep 7, 2021

'I had to do my part': Rep. Jason Crow on how 9/11 prompted his military service

Rep. Jason Crow (D-Colo.) discusses the impact 9/11 had on him.
  • Sep 7, 2021

How Congress could begin addressing Afghanistan

Chief members of the House Oversight committee and the lone congresswoman who voted against the war in 2001 discuss what matters they think are priorities now.
  • Aug 26, 2021

Texas lawmakers spent weeks in D.C. fighting for voting rights

Democratic Texas legislators spent most of July in D.C. trying to persuade Congress to pass federal voting rights legislation.
  • Jul 29, 2021

Rep. Wasserman Schultz describes long road ahead for Surfside | Accountable

Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-Fla.) discusses the range of concerns she has heard from families this week, and where federal laws could be strengthened.
  • Jul 9, 2021

The Senate’s next step on gun reform | Accountable

The Senate’s negotiator on gun reform, Sen. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.), discusses when a vote on expanding background checks could occur.
  • Jun 29, 2021

Will Congress miss their moment to pass police reform? | Accountable

What’s the status of police reform in Congress? Capitol Hill reporter Rhonda Colvin checks in with lawmakers as the anniversary of George Floyd’s death nears.
  • May 19, 2021
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Four hours of insurrection

Today, we reconstruct the riot inside the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6 — hearing from the lawmakers, journalists and law enforcement officials who were there, and answering lingering questions about how things went so wrong.
  • Jan 15, 2021