Oklahoma House, Senate disagree about inflation relief bills
Mitch McConnell says he'll kill the bipartisan China bill if Democrats revive their agenda with Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema
Democrats have been trying to woo Sen. Joe Manchin back to the table for months while also seeking to pass a major bipartisan piece of Biden's agenda.
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White House aide Cassidy Hutchinson's dramatic testimony this week has provided not only a new account of the actions of then-President Donald Trump and chief of staff Mark Meadows before and on Jan. 6, 2021, but it's also raised questions about where the House select committee's investigation will go next, including concerning Trump's potential legal liability. In a nearly two-hour hearing Tuesday, Hutchinson painted a picture of Trump, who, after speaking at his "Save America" rally on the Ellipse, insisted on being taken to the Capitol as Congress met to certify electoral votes, demanding to join his supporters, she said, despite having been told some were armed with weapons.
DOJ snaps back at Bannon asking to delay criminal contempt trial over January 6 hearings' publicity, says that he has 'barely been mentioned'
"The Defendant's motion gives the false impression ... that all of the Committee's hearings and media coverage is about him," DOJ lawyers said Friday.
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Gov. John Carney questioned how McGuiness could stay in office – but he did not directly call for her resignation or removal from office.
Minnesota legalizes cannabis edibles — surprising some Republicans who voted for it: 'I thought we were doing a technical fix'
Lawmakers passed a bill to regulate less potent delta-8 edibles and in the process legalized products containing up to 5 mg of delta-9 THC.
In January, Justice Stephen Breyer announced he would be stepping down from his position on the U.S. Supreme Court when the current term ended June 30. That was Breyer's last day on the bench, as...
- IndyStar | The Indianapolis Star
Judges would be required to notify parents if their child seeks an abortion through the judicial system in most cases if the injunction is overturned.
- Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Wisconsin's Supreme Court decided conservationists haves no legal standing to challenge a land swap between the DNR and Kohler Co.
- USA TODAY Opinion
Adding more justices to the Supreme Court, as progressives want, isn’t the solution. Term limits represent the best hope.
- The Topeka Capital-Journal
Several new laws go into effect in Kansas on July 1, 2022. Sports betting and the food sales tax cut are technically law now, but aren't in effect.
- Modesto Bee
`The former president acts like a child who is a character but personally lacks character.’ | Opinion
"The Daily Show" host scorched the high court for one of its last rulings before summer recess.
Today’s Supreme Court decision restricting the Environmental Protection Agency’s efforts to fight climate change has left the regulatory state hanging by a thread. Chief Justice John Roberts’ ruled that despite the authority lawmakers gave the EPA to limit harmful chemicals in the air, the design of its regulations on power plants emissions would have a sweeping impact on the economy and the country, raising the decision to the level of a “major question” that only elected officials can answer.
Senate Democrats are edging closer to a deal with Manchin to resurrect Biden's economic agenda. They'll face Sinema next.
Democrats crafted a new surtax on millionaires after Sinema stopped them from rolling back Trump tax cuts. Insider learned it's just been killed.
- The Hill
More than 700,000 people have signed a petition calling for Justice Clarence Thomas to be impeached following the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade. The petition, made by the liberal advocacy group MoveOn, was created after the Supreme Court overturned Roe in its Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, and while controversy swirls…
- Miami Herald
The decision by a Florida judge to block the state’s ban on abortions after 15 weeks is the latest salvo in a series of legal battles underway across the country over whether states have their own constitutional rights to privacy that protect women’s access to abortion care.
- Business Insider
Kentucky's Democratic governor says it would be 'indefensible' for Biden to nominate an anti-abortion Republican to a lifetime federal judgeship
Gov. Andy Beshear confirmed the planned nomination on Thursday, and the judge that Biden plans to replace announce her retirement on Friday.
Rep. Liz Cheney says she looks forward to the day she can disagree with Democrats: 'That will mean our politics have righted themselves'
In a speech on Wednesday at the Reagan Library, Rep. Liz Cheney took an opportunity to warn Republicans, calling Donald Trump a "domestic threat."
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- National Review
A group of 68 journalists sent a letter to White House press secretary Karine Jean-Pierre on Thursday demanding that the Biden administration reopen large White House events to all journalists.