In 1999, Congress repealed the 65 year old Glass-Steagall provisions, which required banks to separate investments and deposits. Critics allege this led to risky investment practices, and subsequently the 2008 financial crisis.
Visualize the first time in history a cabinet nominee's confirmation ended in a tie.
The Senate passed the Equal Rights Amendment 91-9, but an insufficient number of state legislatures subsequently ratified it.
Visualize the 115th House of Representatives and its members, compare it with the past
Visualize the 115th Senate and its members, compare it with the past