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Maryland Enacts Historic Police Reforms, Overriding Governor
Maryland Enacts Historic Police Reforms, Overriding Governor's Vetoes

Despite GOP Gov. Larry Hogan's attempts to block the measures, Maryland has become the first U.S. state to repeal its Law Enforcement Officers Bill of Rights...

Maryland becomes first state to repeal police Bill of Rights after lawmakers override Hogan veto
Maryland becomes first state to repeal police Bill of Rights after lawmakers override Hogan veto

Maryland's Democratic-controlled legislature on Saturday voted to override Republican Gov. Larry Hogan's vetoes of police accountability legislation. Why it ...

Scoop: Ohio Senate candidate Josh Mandel escorted out of RNC retreat
Scoop: Ohio Senate candidate Josh Mandel escorted out of RNC retreat

During this weekend's highly anticipated donor retreat hosted by the Republican National Committee in Palm Beach, Ohio Senate candidate Josh Mandel was...

Pelosi aims to have Biden infrastructure bill passed before August
Pelosi aims to have Biden infrastructure bill passed before August

"I would hope that our part in that House would be largely done before the Fourth of July," Pelosi said.

A Twitter and Roblox user posing as a White House reporter snuck in 4 questions to press secretary Jen Psaki
A Twitter and Roblox user posing as a White House reporter snuck in 4 questions to press secretary Jen Psaki

A Twitter and Roblox user who posed as a WHCA member managed to land four questions in recent Biden administration briefings, Politico reported.

NOAA expects more storms in an "average" hurricane season
NOAA expects more storms in an "average" hurricane season

More tropical storms and hurricanes will take place during an "average" Atlantic hurricane season, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration...

Getting together: Donald Trump, GOP politicians, donors seek unity at RNC retreat in Palm Beach
Getting together: Donald Trump, GOP politicians, donors seek unity at RNC retreat in Palm Beach

Trump's plan to endorse allies - and target enemies - in Republican primaries hangs over the party at a GOP 'spring retreat' in South Florida.

Michigan
Michigan's Virus Cases Are Out of Control, Putting Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in a Bind

Nowhere in America is the coronavirus pandemic more out of control than in Michigan. Outbreaks are ripping through workplaces, restaurants, churches and...

To Speed Vaccination, Some Call for Delaying Second Shots
To Speed Vaccination, Some Call for Delaying Second Shots

The prospect of a fourth wave of the coronavirus, with new cases climbing sharply in the Upper Midwest, has reignited a debate among vaccine experts over how...

How a Defeated Trump Is Making a Muddle of the GOP
How a Defeated Trump Is Making a Muddle of the GOP

WASHINGTON - Republican lawmakers are passing voting restrictions to pacify right-wing activists still gripped by former President Donald Trump's lie that a ...

VCs are hopeful Biden
VCs are hopeful Biden's infrastructure investments boost startups tackling climate change

After co-piloting President Obama's efforts to fight climate change as vice president, Joe Biden is having his second go, releasing a broad infrastructure...

Georgia voting law explained: Here
Georgia voting law explained: Here's what to know about the state's new election rules

Republican lawmakers in Georgia have overhauled the state's elections. Here's a breakdown of what will change under Senate Bill 202.

Matt Gaetz
Matt Gaetz's associate is expected to plead guilty in sex trafficking: What that means for the congressman

A potential plea deal between prosecutors and Gaetz associate Joel Greenberg "will almost certainly be very bad" for the Florida Republican, said a former...

High number of Trump political appointees sought permanent jobs in final year
High number of Trump political appointees sought permanent jobs in final year

Many of the attempted conversions made in the period between Election Day and Joe Biden's inauguration did not move forward, according to documents obtained ...

Presidents have been promising to fix this bridge for years. Now it
Presidents have been promising to fix this bridge for years. Now it's Biden's turn.

The Brent Spence Bridge's much-needed makeover has bedeviled politicians from John Boehner and Mitch McConnell to Barack Obama and Donald Trump.

GOP Rep. Lauren Boebert Self-Owns With
GOP Rep. Lauren Boebert Self-Owns With 'Destroying Our Freedoms' Twitter Rant

The Colorado Republican railed against "a political party that is laser-focused on destroying our freedoms" and people pointed out the same thing.

Senate filibuster
Senate filibuster's racist past fuels arguments for its end

Once obscure, the Senate filibuster is coming under fresh scrutiny not only because of the enormous power it gives a single senator to halt President Joe...

Rep. Matt Gaetz declares he
Rep. Matt Gaetz declares he's "not going anywhere" amid sex trafficking probe

Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fla.) doubled down Friday night, saying he's not "going anywhere," and vowing, "I have not yet begun to fight," amid a federal...

Facing New Ethics Investigation, Matt Gaetz Declares He
Facing New Ethics Investigation, Matt Gaetz Declares He's 'Not Going Anywhere'

Joe Raedle/GettyAfter 10 days of relentless developments in the Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) saga of scandals, the Florida Republican reemerged Friday evening to...

GOP Reps. Matt Gaetz and Tom Reed face House Ethics Committee investigations
GOP Reps. Matt Gaetz and Tom Reed face House Ethics Committee investigations

Two Republican congressmen, Reps. Matt Gaetz of Florida and Tom Reed of New York, are under separate investigations by the House Ethics Committee.

US to keep migrant families in hotels as amid rush for space
US to keep migrant families in hotels as amid rush for space

Migrant families will be held at hotels in the Phoenix area in response to a growing number of people crossing the U.S.-Mexico border, authorities said...

Fact check: Georgia is not removing Coca-Cola products from state-owned buildings
Fact check: Georgia is not removing Coca-Cola products from state-owned buildings

Georgia is not removing all Coke products from state-owned buildings. A group of GOP lawmakers requested the beverages be removed from their offices.

House Ethics Committee Launches Investigations Into Reps. Matt Gaetz, Tom Reed
House Ethics Committee Launches Investigations Into Reps. Matt Gaetz, Tom Reed

The committee said Friday that it would probe the sexual misconduct allegations against the two Republican congressmen.

Biden
Biden's southern border czar to step down just months into the job

Southern border coordinator Roberta Jacobson's last day in the Biden White House will be at the end of April before she retires, she announced on Friday.Why ...

Why legal cannabis in New York could be a bigger deal than California
Why legal cannabis in New York could be a bigger deal than California

Despite being half the size of the legal cannabis market in California, New York is poised to impact the larger industry and culture beyond its state lines...

U.S. House ethics panel says it has launched probe into Gaetz allegations
U.S. House ethics panel says it has launched probe into Gaetz allegations

The U.S. House of Representatives Ethics Committee said on Friday it had launched an investigation into allegations against Republican congressman Matt Gaetz...

Biden sets immigration priorities in first funding plan to Congress
Biden sets immigration priorities in first funding plan to Congress

The plan includes no new funding for wall construction along the U.S.-Mexico border - which President Biden halted on Inauguration Day.

Amazon
Amazon's labor win shows many still aren't persuaded unions are the answer

Amazon's success at stopping a union organizing drive at a warehouse in Bessemer, Alabama, shows just how far the labor movement's effort to take on Big Tech...

They Are Not Alone: UFO Reports Surged in the Pandemic
They Are Not Alone: UFO Reports Surged in the Pandemic

In the years since she says extraterrestrial beings took her from her suburban yard outside Rochester, New York, Virginia Stringfellow has kept her story...

'I Have No Idea Where My Daughter Is': Migrant Parents Are Desperate for News

When Maria Ana Mendez left Honduras a decade ago to earn money in the United States, her daughter Cindy was still in pigtails and playing with dolls. But...

John Boehner Lambasts Jim Jordan, Ted Cruz As
John Boehner Lambasts Jim Jordan, Ted Cruz As 'Political Terrorists' In Blistering Interview

The former Republican House Speaker blamed lawmakers from his own party for helping to ignite the deadly Capitol insurrection on Jan. 6.

The 2024 Republican presidential primary comes to Trump
The 2024 Republican presidential primary comes to Trump's doorstep this weekend in Florida

Trump and others pondering 2024 presidential campaigns are among the guests at a Republican National Committee "spring retreat" in Palm Beach, Fla.

How an online
How an online 'Lego' gamer infiltrated the White House press corps

'Kacey Montagu' posed as a reporter for the fictitious WHN and managed to fool real correspondents - and even the new Biden administration.

Biden
Biden's first budget includes billions more for high-poverty schools, environmental programs and the CDC

Biden is requesting a significant 16% increase for domestic spending and a modest 1.7% boost for the Defense Department.

Minnesota Republican candidate for governor removed from TikTok
Minnesota Republican candidate for governor removed from TikTok

A Republican running for Minnesota governor was removed from TikTok following complaints of "community violations" in his viral posts about the pandemic.Stay...

The Violence Against Women Act Faces A Rocky Road For Reauthorization
The Violence Against Women Act Faces A Rocky Road For Reauthorization

Senate Republicans let it expire more than two years ago and there's no clear bipartisan path forward for one of President Joe Biden's priorities.

Wall Street Weekahead: With stocks at record highs, investors look to upcoming earnings
Wall Street Weekahead: With stocks at record highs, investors look to upcoming earnings

Wall Street is kicking off a crucial reporting season as U.S. companies provide quarterly results a year after the coronavirus pandemic crippled the economy ...

Biden just released a $1.5 trillion
Biden just released a $1.5 trillion 'skinny budget' separate from his stimulus and infrastructure plans. It breaks down how he wants to govern.

Biden's budget plan shows an intention to ramp up spending on education, health, and climate initiatives - programs that Trump tried cutting.

Pro-Trump scam PAC operator hit with wire fraud charge
Pro-Trump scam PAC operator hit with wire fraud charge

A man behind a pro-Trump scam PAC has been hit with federal wire fraud charges alleging he bilked hundreds of thousands of dollars from donors with false...

Texas GOP recruiting
Texas GOP recruiting 'army' to fight voter fraud in largely minority areas of Houston

A Harris County GOP official said they are seeking volunteers with "the confidence and courage" to join the effort.

Jim Clyburn On Joe Manchin:
Jim Clyburn On Joe Manchin: 'How Would He Have Me Compromise' On Voting Rights?

The third-highest ranking Democrat on Capitol Hill said he's "insulted" by Sen. Joe Manchin's calls for bipartisanship on voting rights laws.

Biden
Biden's ambitious expansion of long-term care sparks debate

President Joe Biden is proposing a major expansion of the government's role in long-term care, but questions are being raised over his using the low-income...

Biden to meet with U.S. lawmakers Monday on infrastructure plan
Biden to meet with U.S. lawmakers Monday on infrastructure plan

WASHINGTON (Reuters) -U.S. President Joe Biden plans to meet with a bipartisan group of U.S. House and Senate lawmakers on Monday on his proposed $2.3...

Biden announces commission to study expanding the Supreme Court
Biden announces commission to study expanding the Supreme Court

President Biden will sign an executive order Friday that creates a bipartisan commission to study a number of Supreme Court reforms, including expanding the ...

Biden creates commission to study potential Supreme Court expansion
Biden creates commission to study potential Supreme Court expansion

U.S. President Joe Biden on Friday ordered the creation of a bipartisan commission to study potential reforms to the Supreme Court, including whether to...

Biden budget
Biden budget's $14 billion hike for climate includes big boosts for EPA, science

U.S. President Joe Biden on Friday proposed $14 billion in spending on initiatives to fight climate change in the 2022 budget, including large cash...

Biden wants money to probe white supremacist beliefs at immigration agencies
Biden wants money to probe white supremacist beliefs at immigration agencies

WASHINGTON (Reuters) -President Joe Biden is calling for funding to investigate complaints of white supremacist beliefs at U.S. immigration enforcement...

Biden
Biden's budget would boost climate change, clean energy funding

President Biden's first budget request to Congress contains large increases in climate-change-related spending, on the order of $14 billion above the prior...

Biden
Biden's First Budget Aims to 'Reverse' Trump Cuts to CDC, Climate, Schools

REUTERSThe White House is calling for a massive reinvestment in education, housing, and other core public services in its first budget proposal submitted to ...

Biden
Biden's first budget asks for $715 billion for Pentagon, naming China as top challenge

The Biden administration unveiled its first budget proposal to Congress on Friday, offering a glimpse into President Biden's policy agenda for the 2022...


Navy's Official Twitter Account Features Bald Eagle Wearing a Mask

Twitter users criticized the Navy after noticing that its official Twitter account featured its logo with a bald eagle wearing a mask.

Padilla: Newsom Recall Is GOP Attacking Newsom Because of Trump's Failures on COVID

On Friday's broadcast of HBO's "Real Time," Sen. Alex Padilla (D-CA) said that the recall effort against California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) is Republicans | Clips

CNN's Lemon: Tucker Carlson Is Mainstreaming 'White Supremacist Propaganda to your Neighbors'

CNN anchor Don Lemon said Friday on his show "Tonight" that Fox News host Tucker Carlson was mainstreaming "white supremacist propaganda to your neighbors and your family members." | Clips

TX Mayor: Border Wouldn't Be Such 'a Madhouse' If It Had Same Fence as Capitol, 'We Haven't Heard from the Administration'

On Friday's broadcast of the Fox News Channel's "Tucker Carlson Tonight," Uvalde, TX Mayor Don McLaughlin said that the border is "a madhouse" and that | Clips

WH Misleadingly Using Former Trump Adviser Gary Cohn to Sell Tax Hike

The White House continues citing an old Gary Cohn interview out of context to suggest he is supporting Biden's $2.5 trillion spending plan.

Dem Sanders Has 'Serious Concerns' With Joe Biden’s Proposed Budget

Sen. Bernie Sanders slammed President Joe Biden’s proposed budget on Friday, saying he has some "serious concerns."

WATCH: Return of ‘Catch and Release’ Drives Migrant Surge to U.S., Says Texas Border City Mayor

Communities all along the border are dealing with issues related to the surge that has impacted law enforcement and residents as well.

Kobach: KS Legislature Votes to Reduce the Age for Concealed Carry

The day Biden announced his executive actions to restrict certain firearms, the Kansas legislature took a bold step in the opposite direction.

House Ethics Committee Investigating GOP's Matt Gaetz and Tom Reed

The House Committee on Ethics announced Friday they opened an investigation on two GOP members, Rep. Matt Gaetz and Rep. Tom Reed.

FNC's Turley: New Biden Gun Control Legislation 'Could Very Well Be Called the Hunter Biden Act'

Friday on Fox News Channel's "America's Newsroom," network contributor Jonathan Turley weighed in on President Joe Biden pledging to use his executive authority to restrict Second Amendment rights. | Clips

Video: Jimmy Kimmel Gushes over Hunter Biden Beating Crack Addiction, Skips Foreign Investments Scandals

Hunter Biden took his reputation rehabilitation-book tour to ABC's "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" on Thursday, where he spoke about his crack addiction but was spared serious questions about his laptop scandal or how he secured lucrative foreign deals while his father Joe Biden was vice president of the United States.

Biden's DHS Budget: More $$ for Migrants and Lawyers, No $$ for the Wall

President Biden's first budget for border security would discard unspent border wall funds and spend extra money to legalize more migrants.

Charles Hurt: The Millionaire Bidens' Incredible White Privilege

For nearly five decades, Mr. Biden has been getting everything wrong in Washington. He has always been a low-watt thinker with verbal dysentery. |

Joe Biden Signs Executive Order to Study Packing the Supreme Court

In October 2020, Biden said in an interview he would put together a “bipartisan commission” to address the Supreme Court "because it’s getting out of whack.” | Politics

Joe Biden Releases $1.52 Trillion Budget Proposal with Partisan Pork

President Joe Biden released his first budget request to Congress on Friday, asking for big spending increases for domestic spending programs.

Exclusive: Jim Jordan Sees ‘Chaos’ at Texas Federal Border Facility

Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) said the main federal facility in Donna, which is far exceeding its capacity, is "overwhelming."

Exclusive — As Speculation Mounts Around Pence’s 2024 Prospects

Former Vice President Mike Pence announced the launch of his policy and advocacy organization Advancing American Freedom (AAF) this week.

Manchin: Parts of GA Law 'Atrocious,' But There Shouldn't Be Federal Overreach Into Elections and 'I'm Not Killing the Filibuster'

During an interview with CNN on Thursday, Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) stated that he won't eliminate the filibuster, and while he thinks Georgia has some | Clips

Top Republican: DHS Must Stop Smugglers from Advertising on Facebook

Top Republican this week requested a briefing from DHS about human smugglers "brazenly" advertising safe passage into the U.S. on Facebook.

Iowa Rep. Ashley Hinson Calls on Pelosi to Visit the Southern Border

Rep. Ashley Hinson called on House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to visit the border, saying Congress has been "kicking the can for far too long."

Dem Rep. Escobar: Stephen Miller Should Be Jailed -- 'He Committed Heinous Human Rights Violations’

Representative Veronica Escobar (D-TX) said Wednesday on The Intercept’s podcast that former President Donald Trump aide Stephen Miller should be jailed for human rights violations during the Trump administration’s child separation immigration policy. | Clips

Joe Biden Declares 'No Amendment to the Constitution Is Absolute' in Gun Control Speech

Joe Biden declared "no amendment is absolute" while unveiling a series of executive actions targeting American citizens' 2nd Amendment rights.

Joe Biden Declares 'No Amendment to the Constitution Is Absolute' in Gun Control Speech

Joe Biden declared "no amendment is absolute" while unveiling a series of executive actions targeting American citizens' 2nd Amendment rights.

Elizabeth Warren: 'The Senate Must Finally Act' to Impose Gun Control

The Senate "must finally act" to impose gun control measures at the federal level, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) said Thursday.

Elizabeth Warren: 'The Senate Must Finally Act' to Impose Gun Control

The Senate "must finally act" to impose gun control measures at the federal level, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) said Thursday.

7 Awkward Moments from Joe Biden's Gun Control Announcement

President Joe Biden took the bully pulpit Thursday at the White House to push for more gun control in America.

Bill de Blasio Defends Coronavirus Relief Funds for Illegal Aliens

Bill de Blasio defended a plan to provide a $2.1 billion fund for jobless people, which would also benefit illegal immigrants.

Cuomo's NY: Illegal Aliens to Get $15,600 in Taxpayer-Funded Checks

Nearly 200,000 eligible illegal aliens in New York could receive a one-time payment of $15,600 in taxpayer-funded benefits.

275 Sheriffs: Joe Biden 'Unleashed a Predictable' Illegal Immigration Crisis

Nearly 300 sheriffs say President Biden's policies are "encouraging and sanctioning lawlessness ... in the name of mass illegal immigration."

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker Says 'No' to Vaccine Passports

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker (R) on Wednesday voiced opposition to issuing a state-mandated vaccine passport.

Joe Biden Breaks Promise to Put Beto O'Rourke in Charge of Gun Control

President Joe Biden broke his 2020 promise Thursday to put former Rep. Beto O'Rourke (D-TX) in charge of gun control efforts.

West Virginia AG Threatens to Sue Biden Admin over Gun Control EOs

West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey (R) has threatened to sue the Biden administration after President Joe Biden unveiled a series of gun control orders

Biden: 'Enough Prayers, Time for Some Action' on Gun Control

President Joe Biden criticized Congress Thursday for merely praying in reaction to mass shootings, demanding they pass more gun control laws.

Republicans Warn: Democrats Now 'Want to Take Your Guns'

Democrats and Republicans in Congress had mixed reactions Thursday to President Biden's announcement about executive actions concerning guns.

Hillary Clinton: Preserve Filibuster or Minority Rights, 'We Can't Do Both'

Hillary Clinton said Congress must choose between preserving the filibuster or protecting voting rights for minorities.

Biden Issues Executive Controls to Fight Gun Crime 'Epidemic' in USA

President Joe Biden put forward executive gun controls Thursday to fight what he called "an epidemic" of gun crime across the country.

Joe Biden Stresses Background Checks for Guns as Hunter Biden Accused of Lying on Gun Form

President Biden issued several new executive orders on gun control while his son, Hunter Biden, is accused of lying on his background check.

Nolte: Biden ATF Nominee David Chipman Spread Blue Anon Conspiracy Theories About Waco

David Chipman, Joe Biden's nominee to head the ATF, has spread wild-eyed, Blue Anon conspiracy theories about the 1993 Waco siege.

Portland to Spend $1.4 Mil. on 'Unarmed' Patrols to Fight Gun Crime

Portland, Oregon's City Council approved $1.4 million for "unarmed" patrols to be stationed in parks to fight gun crime.

CNN: Joe Biden's Executive Gun Controls 'Far Short' of Promises

CNN claims the executive gun controls President Biden plans to announce Thursday fall "far short" of the promises made on the campaign trail.

Migrant Apprehensions Jump 72 Percent in One Month -- Up 450 Percent from Last March

Border Patrol agents apprehended nearly 170,000 migrants in March who illegally crossed the border into the United States.

Study: Biden Tax Hikes Will Cost 1 Million Jobs in First Two Years

President Biden's tax hike plan will cost the American economy one million lost jobs in the first two years, according to a study from the National Association of Manufacturers. | Economy

Jobless Claims Unexpectedly Jump to 744,000, Much Worse Than Expected

Jobless claims once again unexpectedly rose last week. | Economy

Dem Rep. Cohen: January 6 U.S. Capitol Incident as Bad as Pearl Harbor Attack

Representative Steve Cohen (D-TN) Wednesday on CNN's "Cuomo Prime Time" likened the January 6 Capitol Hill riots to the 1941 Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. | Clips

FL Rep. Gaetz's Accused Extorter Confirms Asking for $25M, Denies Extortion

Former Air Force intelligence turned consultant Bob Kent admitted on Monday he asked Rep. Matt Gaetz for $25 million, but denies accusations of extortion. | Politics Former Air Force intelligence turned consultant Bob Kent admitted on Monday he asked Rep. Matt Gaetz for $25 million, but denies accusations of extortion.

GOP Rep. Carter: Biden 'Doing Irreparable Damage' to Georgia, But Won't Boycott Olympics in China

On Wednesday's broadcast of the Fox Business Network's "Cavuto: Coast to Coast," Rep. Buddy Carter (R-GA) criticized President Joe Biden for "doing irreparable damage" to Georgia's businesspeople and penalizing American states while refusing to call for a boycott of the 2022 Olympics in China. | Clips

Mitch McConnell Walks Back Warning for Woke Corps to 'Stay out of Politics'

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) on Wednesday walked back his call for corporate America to "stay out of politics."

Jen Psaki: The United States Has 'Not Discussed' Boycott of China 2022 Olympics

White House press secretary Jen Psaki said President Joe Biden's administration had not discussed boycotting the 2022 Winter Olympics.

Joe Biden Defensive About 'Evolved' Definition of Infrastructure

President Joe Biden defended his definition of infrastructure during a speech at the White House on Wednesday.

KY Gov. Beshear Signs Bill to Expand Early Voting and Clean Voting Rolls

Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear (D) has signed a bill to expand early voting and clean voting rolls from deceased or transplanted individuals.

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