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Legislator says he has been threatened after security video allegedly shows him opening an Oregon Capitol building door for protesters

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Security footage released Friday shows protesters entering the Oregon Capitol last month after a Republican state legislator allegedly opened a side door and walked out. Oregon State Police have opened an investigat...

Officials claim Oregon legislator allowed protesters into state Capitol building during closed session

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A Republican state legislator may have let protesters into the Oregon Capitol last month during a closed session, according to state police and officials, resulting in a showdown that left two people arrested. "Oreg...

Mauree Turner is the first nonbinary state legislator and first Muslim Oklahoma lawmaker

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Mauree Turner won her race for Oklahoma state House for District 88 on Tuesday, becoming the first nonbinary state legislator in US history and first Muslim lawmaker in Oklahoma. Turner, 27, defeated Republican can...

Kentucky’s only Black female legislator arrested in Breonna Taylor protest

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Kentucky state Rep. Attica Scott, the state's only Black female legislator, was among 24 people arrested Thursday by the Louisville Metro Police Department during Breonna Taylor protests, the Democratic lawmaker con...