Federal appeals court to hear Texas abortion case on Jan. 7

Federal appeals court to hear Texas abortion case on Jan. 7

This post was originally published on this siteThe Supreme Court this month declined to block enforcement of the Texas law but allowed abortion providers in the state to proceed with their legal challenge.

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Marjorie Taylor Greene: I called Trump and ‘he agrees’ that Mitch McConnell is ‘to blame for all of our problems’

Marjorie Taylor Greene: I called Trump and ‘he agrees’ that Mitch McConnell is ‘to blame for all of our problems’

This post was originally published on this site Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA) on Monday took to Twitter and claimed that she had a phone conversation with former President Donald Trump in which he purportedly agreed that Senate GOP leader Mitch McConnell deserves blame for everything. Greene claims that she...

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Michigan Republicans are being called to testify about Trump’s efforts to get them to overturn 2020 election

Michigan Republicans are being called to testify about Trump’s efforts to get them to overturn 2020 election

This post was originally published on this site Local Michigan Republican officials are among those being called to answer questions about events related to the Jan. 6 attacks on the U.S. Capitol. According to two sources who spoke to the Detroit News, those officials have agreed to answer questions, but...

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De Blasio to decide ‘very soon’ on possible gubernatorial bid

De Blasio to decide ‘very soon’ on possible gubernatorial bid

This post was originally published on this siteNew York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D) said he would decide soon whether to run for governor after his second term as mayor ends. De Blasio, who is in his final week as mayor and is barred from running for a third four-year...

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New Gallup poll finds Mitch McConnell among the most hated of US political figures

New Gallup poll finds Mitch McConnell among the most hated of US political figures

This post was originally published on this site According to new research released by Gallup, Supreme Court Justice John Roberts has the highest job approval rating out of 11 U.S. leaders, with a 60 percent approval rating. Only two other leaders on the list are reviewed positively by majorities of...

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Justice Department boosts funds to cities to battle rise in crime

Justice Department boosts funds to cities to battle rise in crime

This post was originally published on this siteThe Justice Department is closing out the year with a surge in grants for public safety programs in cities across the country, including many grappling with a dramatic rise in violent crime.

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Oklahoma bill would allow any parent to ban book and collect $10,000 per day if it’s not removed from school

Oklahoma bill would allow any parent to ban book and collect $10,000 per day if it’s not removed from school

This post was originally published on this site An Oklahoma lawmaker has introduced a bill that would give any parent the power to ban books in school districts. The legislation also empowers parents to collect at least $10,000 for each day a book is not removed. State Sen. Rob Standridge...

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2,400 more flights delayed, canceled Monday as omicron spreads: Latest COVID-19 updates

2,400 more flights delayed, canceled Monday as omicron spreads: Latest COVID-19 updates

This post was originally published on this siteMore than 2,400 flights were canceled or delayed Monday. Airlines say the omicron variant has caused staffing shortages. Latest updates.     

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