• Lawmakers Want To Change Senate Rules, Allowing Mothers To Care For Newborns And Vote

    4 days ago - By NPR

    The first senator to give birth while in office wants to bring her newborn on the Senate floor. Now, lawmakers are trying to change Senate rules so Sen. Tammy Duckworth, D-Ill., can stay close to her baby and cast votes.
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  • Sen. Duckworth Proposes Rule Change to Allow Senators to Bring Infants on the Senate Floor for Votes

    4 days ago - By Slate

    Sen. Tammy Duckworth, who last week became the first sitting U.S. Senator to give birth , appears set to change congressional rules to allow newborn infants on the Senate floor during votes.
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