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Senate To Vote On Competing Bills To End Government Shutdown Thursday

Senate To Vote On Competing Bills To End Government Shutdown Thursday


January 23, 2019    Staff

Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced Tuesday that the Senate is scheduled to vote Thursday afternoon on two competing bills that aim to re-open the federal government.  The vote will mark the first time the Senate

Supreme Court Allows Military To Implement Transgender Restrictions

Supreme Court Allows Military To Implement Transgender Restrictions


January 23, 2019    Staff

The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday allowed President Donald Trump to enforce his policy barring certain transgender people from joining or staying in the military; this as the justices put on hold lower court rulings blocking the

10 Percent Of TSA Workers Call In Sick As Government Shutdown Continues

10 Percent Of TSA Workers Call In Sick As Government Shutdown Continues


January 22, 2019    Staff

As the government shutdown continues on, sickouts among TSA workers reached 10 percent. The agency that provides security at the nation’s airports acknowledged “many employees are reporting that they are not able to report to work due

California Sen. Kamala Harris Announces She Will Seek Presidency In 2020

California Sen. Kamala Harris Announces She Will Seek Presidency In 2020


January 22, 2019    Staff

Californian Democratic Senator Kamala Harris announced her candidacy for president this morning on ABC’s Good Morning America. Senator Harris said she chose the day that America honors the life of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., to announce

President Trump Responds To House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s Rejection Of Government Shutdown Proposal

President Trump Responds To House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s Rejection Of Government Shutdown Proposal


January 21, 2019    Staff

In a series of tweets Sunday morning, President Donald Trump lashed out at Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi and Democrats for rejecting his proposal offering temporary protections to some undocumented immigrants in exchange for $5.7 billion