Census data shows at least 7.4 million people are at risk of eviction, just as jobless workers are about to lose all their federal unemployment aid.
Rep. Cori Bush, who led a 5-day sit-in on the Capitol steps, also ripped into the court's "partisan" decision.
Just three weeks after Biden issued a 60-day ban on evictions covering most of the US, the Supreme Court voted to overturn it.
Ocasio-Cortez, Ilhan Omar, and Cori Bush told Insider they want to extend jobless aid. But it would come well after it lapses on Labor Day.
The crisis in Afghanistan could present a major blow to the Democratic party, which aims to maintain its House and Senate majorities in 2022.
US District Judge Dabney Friedrich, the same judge who ruled the prior eviction ban illegal, said her "hands are tied" by a Supreme Court ruling.
The groups argued the Biden administration issued the eviction moratorium for "nakedly political reasons" after a wave of Democratic pressure.
"It is unfathomable that we would not act to prevent people from being evicted," Pelosi said in a Monday statement, asking the White House to step in.
Once the moratorium expires on July 31, about 7.4 million Americans will risk eviction in the coming months.
With the federal eviction moratorium set to expire tomorrow, U.S. Rep. Cori Bush (D-Mo.) called on colleagues to return for a vote on its extension.
Around 7 million people are still behind on their rent, according to data compiled by the Census Bureau.
No Republicans supported restoring the right to vote to incarcerated felons. A majority of Democrats likewise opposed the measure.
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