Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg at 87 on Sep 18, 2020
Our Best Days Still Lie Ahead.
The order, which would include Medicare Part D and Part B, replaces a previous order the president signed in July, but the move is unlikely to have any immediate practical impact.
A Deal On Drug Prices Undone By White House Insistence On ‘Trump Cards’ - The New York Times
The White House and the pharmaceutical industry were nearing a major deal to lower drug prices. Then the administration demanded that $100 cash cards be sent to millions of seniors before the election — and the industry balked.
The 2020 United States presidential election is scheduled for Tuesday, November 3, 2020. It will be the 59th and *maybe the last* quadrennial presidential election in USA.
Both companies have Chinese owners. One of them has support from Trump-backers.
Commerce Department Prohibits WeChat And TikTok Transactions To Protect The National Security Of The United States | U.S. Department Of Commerce
In response to President Trump’s Executive Orders signed August 6, 2020, the Department of Commerce (Commerce) today announced prohibitions on transactions relating to mobile applications (apps) WeChat and TikTok to safeguard the national security of the United States.
Federal law enforcement officers have been using unmarked vehicles to drive around downtown Portland and detain protesters since at least July 14.
The coronavirus pandemic is set to change the way millions of Americans can vote in November, and Trump Administration to Kill the U.S. Postal Service
National Archives, FDA, CDC, HHS....
A nearly 1,000-page report confirmed the special counsel’s findings at a moment when President Trump’s allies have sought to undermine that inquiry.
TOKYO (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his Cabinet resigned, clearing the way for his successor to take over after parliamentary confirmation later Wednesday. Abe, Japan’s...
The 2020 United States Senate elections will be held on November 3, 2020, with the 33 class 2 seats of the Senate being contested in regular elections.
Leaders from both parties maintain that they want to approve a deal and send it to the president to sign before they head out for an August recess, which marks the final campaign push before the November elections. Pelosi has said she will "absolutely" delay the start of ...
Pelosi, Schumer Joint Statement On Trump Urging Republicans To ‘Go For The Much Higher Numbers’ In Coronavirus Negotiations | Speaker Nancy Pelosi
We are encouraged that after months of the Senate Republicans insisting on shortchanging the massive needs of the American people, President Trump is now calling on Republicans to ‘go for the much higher numbers’ in the next coronavirus relief package.
The 2020 United States Senate election in Kentucky will be held on November 3, 2020, to elect a member of the United States Senate to represent the Commonwealth of Kentucky
Investigators are examining whether the former national security adviser illegally disclosed classified information.
Attorney General Jason Ravnsborg struck and killed a pedestrian Saturday evening, the South Dakota Department of Public Safety said.
The F.B.I. tried to recruit an Iranian scientist as an informant. When he balked, the payback was brutal.
Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon was arrested on charges of defrauding hundreds of thousands of donors through his “We Build the Wall” fundraising campaign.by The Times.
How Former Trump Adviser Steve Bannon Joined Forces With A Chinese Billionaire Who Has Divided The President’s Allies - The Washington Post
Bannon has emerged as one of the biggest champions of businessman Guo Wengui, who casts himself as an anti-communist dissident, even as other critics of the Chinese government have grown skeptical of his claims.
Trump skippers ran planing hulls at displacement speed. That was a problem.
then More deep Swamp
The U.S. Supreme Court handed President Trump a big loss Thursday, ruling that he is not "categorically immune" from having his pre-presidential financial records released to a New York grand jury. But in a second decision, the court pushed back against the breadth of con...
Former White House counsel Don McGahn is refusing to comply with a congressional subpoena for documents related to special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation, deferring to a last-minute instruction from the White House to disregard House Democrats' demands.
The QAnon conspiracy theory, which emerged in 2017, has quickly risen to prominence in the United States.
The QAnon Conspiracy Theory: A Security Threat In The Making? – Combating Terrorism Center At West Point
Abstract: The QAnon conspiracy theory, which emerged in 2017, has quickly risen to prominence in the United States. A survey of cases of individuals who have allegedly or apparently been radicalized to criminal acts with a nexus to violence by QAnon, including one case that saw a guilty plea on a terrorism charge, makes clear that QAnon … Continued
Legal groups sued the U.S. government Friday to try to stop the expulsion of children detained in hotel rooms by the Trump administration under an emergency declaration citing the...
Hong Kong pro-democracy activists been arrested under National Security Law: Agnes Chow, Jimmy Lai
Sarah Silverman call for BIG BUSINESSES to Step Up And Make Election Day A Day Off Instead Of A Classist Farce
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio House Speaker Larry Householder and four others were arrested Tuesday in a $60 million federal bribery probe, a person briefed on the investigation confirmed. U.S....
John Robert Lewis, the son of sharecroppers who survived a brutal beating by police during a landmark 1965 march in Selma, Alabama, to become a towering figure of the civil rights movement and a longtime US congressman, has died after a six-month battle with cancer. He wa...
Since Trump took office, foreign students have only faced greater challenges in coming to the US.
Mayor Jenny Durkan said she feared what has happened in Portland — nightly, violent clashes between protesters and camouflaged federal agents — could happen here.
Seattle Mayor Says Federal Deployments Are Part Of A Darker Political Goal : Live Updates: Protests For Racial Justice : NPR
Jenny Durkan described the administration's sending of federal agents to U.S. cities to quell gun violence "a dry run for martial law" and warned the operation risked disenfranchising voters.
The lower chamber cleared the package in a 224-189 vote.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., said Tuesday that a House Republican aggressively confronted her outside of the U.S. Capitol on Monday in which he reportedly called her a “f---ing bitch.”
"Our building has been completely ruined," the Maricopa County Democratic Party tweeted of the blaze that ripped through its Phoenix headquarters.
A new documentary peers inside the secretive world of immigration enforcement. The filmmakers faced demands to delete scenes and delay broadcast until after the election.
Homeland Security plans to deploy 150 agents to Chicago amid growing controversy nationally about federal force being used in U.S. cities.
Chicago Removes Columbus Statues; Agents Blocked: Protest Wrap - Bloomberg
Chicago took down two Christopher Columbus statues, after opponents of the monuments had clashed with supporters and police. Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s office said Friday the statues were temporarily removed because the demonstrations had become unsafe for protesters and officers. Chicago will assess other monuments, memorials and murals as well. And the city’s park district is considering renaming a park honoring Stephen Douglas, the Abraham Lincoln rival who owned slaves under his wife’s name.
The cross-country transfers are putting vulnerable people at increased risk of COVID-19.
Weary European Union leaders have finally clinched an unprecedented $2.1 trillion budget and coronavirus recovery fund
President Trump attempts a redo after the Supreme Court shot down his initial effort to end DACA, exacerbating uncertainty for thousands of Dreamers.
A dozen companies that won tax breaks from New Jersey are under investigation, according to a task force created by Gov. Phil Murphy. Several companies are tied to George Norcross. WNYC and ProPublica investigated tax breaks in 2019.
West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice and his family received between $11 million and $24 million from a federal coronavirus economic relief program. His luxury resort received up to $10 million, but did not promise to retain jobs because of the loan.
Once states provide public funds to private schools, are they obligated to fund parochial schools, too?
Despite the fact that the citizens of Washington, D.C. pay federal taxes, serve on juries and defend our Nation in times of war like most other Americans, the residents of the District of Columbia are barred from having voting representation on the floor of the U.S. House...
A Republican lawmaker got sick, and no one told Democratic representatives.