Biden touts social spending bill as key to lowering prices

Biden touts social spending bill as key to lowering prices

This post was originally published on this sitePresident Biden on Wednesday said his social spending bill will help lower prices after the Labor Department released a report detailing that annual inflation hit a 30-year high.The president argued that the “human infrastructure” bill would combat…

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Pelosi defends ‘America’s moral authority’ on climate action

Pelosi defends ‘America’s moral authority’ on climate action

This post was originally published on this siteSpeaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on Wednesday defended the U.S. “moral authority” on climate change at the COP26 climate summit after being asked about the country’s failure to commit to phasing out coal.Pelosi, who led a delegation of House…

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Rep. Paul Gosar’s AOC Anime Video Is Protected by the First Amendment

Rep. Paul Gosar’s AOC Anime Video Is Protected by the First Amendment

This post was originally published on this site  Earlier this week, Rep. Paul Gosar (R–Ariz.) tweeted a parody anime video—a seemingly original take on the opening credits of the Attack on Titan series—that depicted a cartoon character with Gosar’s actual face attacking and killing a monster with the face of Rep....

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COP26: Draft deal calls for stronger carbon cutting targets by end of 2022

COP26: Draft deal calls for stronger carbon cutting targets by end of 2022

This post was originally published on this siteThe document says vulnerable nations must get more help to cope with the deadly impacts of global warming.

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Marjorie Taylor Greene’s $174,000 congressional salary is being decimated by fines

Marjorie Taylor Greene’s $174,000 congressional salary is being decimated by fines

This post was originally published on this site According to a report from Punchbowl News, Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA) is almost reaching the point where she is working for her constituents for free as her congressional paycheck continues to be dunned for not wearing a mask on the House...

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Trump plans to appeal judge’s decision to release Jan. 6 documents

Trump plans to appeal judge’s decision to release Jan. 6 documents

This post was originally published on this siteNPR’s Rachel Martin talks to Kim Wehle, a law professor at the University of Baltimore, about former President Trump’s attempts to block the release of documents related to the U.S. Capitol attack.

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A state district court judge will hear over a dozen challenges to Texas’ abortion law

A state district court judge will hear over a dozen challenges to Texas’ abortion law

This post was originally published on this site A state district judge on Wednesday morning will hear arguments from abortion providers challenging Texas’ restrictive abortion law in what could be the first court hearing over the statute’s constitutionality. David Peeples, a retired state magistrate judge, will preside over the hearing,...

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Is there a lane for Liz Cheney in New Hampshire in 2024?

Is there a lane for Liz Cheney in New Hampshire in 2024?

This post was originally published on this siteSometimes in politics it’s not so much what you say, it’s where you say it.

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Louie Gohmert exploring run against Texas AG Ken Paxton

Louie Gohmert exploring run against Texas AG Ken Paxton

This post was originally published on this site U.S. Rep. Louie Gohmert, R-Tyler, is exploring a run for Texas attorney general, weighing a late entry into the already crowded primary to unseat GOP incumbent Ken Paxton. Gohmert said he will run if he can raise $1 million in the next...

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GOP strategy on spending bill: Make Dems take tough votes

GOP strategy on spending bill: Make Dems take tough votes

This post was originally published on this siteRepublicans are planning their lines of attack against President Biden’s spending bill as they gear up to try to water down the legislation and squeeze Democrats with tough votes. After months of being stuck on the sidelines as Democrats…

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