Two key players in the administration's tax reform effort are facing calls to resign in protest.
The so-called ban was an effort to reduce plastic waste. The Trump administration says visitors should decide how to stay hydrated.
It's unclear if more people report after high-profile sexual assault cases, but some say they can open up the discussion.
The assembly came to power through a vote that was heavily contested by the opposition.
After most of this year's Kennedy Center honorees pledged to boycott the White House reception, the president canceled it.