Articles Tagged 'Lawmakers'
Georgia lawmakers back ‘heartbeat bill,’ criticize Hollywood detractors
In a legislative session teeming with controversial issues, few bills drew as much heated debate as House Bill 481. While officially titled the Living Infants… READ MORE
Lawmakers defuse Trump’s shutdown threat by passing partial spending bills ahead of deadline
Congress is taking big strides to defuse President Trump’s shutdown threat, working to pass as many spending bills as possible before next month’s deadline so… READ MORE
Utah state lawmakers advance bill naming highway after Trump
some one lawmaker said are too vicious and profane to discuss publicly — did not deter a committee of legislators Monday from advancing legislation to… READ MORE
SCOTUS denies GOP request to block PA gerrymandering decision
The Supreme Court on Monday denied Republican requests to delay a Pennsylvania state court ruling requiring the state’s congressional map be redrawn, increasing the likelihood… READ MORE
Train carrying lawmakers to GOP retreat involved in accident
A train carrying members of Congress to a Republican retreat in West Virginia slammed into a dump truck on Wednesday, throwing lawmakers from their seats… READ MORE
Trump hails ‘new American moment’ in first State of the Union address
President Trump took a victory lap on the economy Tuesday night in his first State of the Union address, declaring that his tax cuts have… READ MORE
FBI text messages lost because of ‘misconfiguration issues’
The FBI may have ignored its own data storage procedures as it lost five months of text messages between two anti-Trump FBI employees, security analysts… READ MORE
Former Idaho lawmaker takes his own life amid sex abuse investigation
Lawmakers already shocked by the criminal investigation into former Rep. Brandon Hixon found themselves stunned anew Tuesday by news of the Caldwell Republican’s death.
“We… READ MORE
Congress heads toward showdown over ‘Dreamers’
Congress is barreling toward a showdown over immigration in January.
Lawmakers were locked in a flurry of closed-door negotiations and meetings with top White House… READ MORE
GOP lawmakers tell Sessions to probe Clinton-Comey or resign
Two House Republicans delivered an ultimatum Monday to Attorney General Jeff Sessions, telling him either to name a special counsel to investigate FBI Director James… READ MORE