Emily’s List, NARAL pull support of Sinema over filibuster opposition

Emily’s List, NARAL pull support of Sinema over filibuster opposition

This post was originally published on this siteAbortion rights groups have traditionally not been supportive of abolishing the filibuster in fear that it could backfire on them once conservatives regain control of Washington.

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Whitmer releases plan to make Michigan carbon neutral by 2050

Whitmer releases plan to make Michigan carbon neutral by 2050

This post was originally published on this siteThe administration of Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer (D) on Wednesday released a draft plan that will more aggressively push the state toward carbon neutrality by 2050.The Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes and Energy (EGLE) announced…

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Eight senators ask Biden to reverse course on Trump-era solar tariffs

Eight senators ask Biden to reverse course on Trump-era solar tariffs

This post was originally published on this siteSen. Jacky Rosen (D-Nev.) led a bipartisan group of eight senators Thursday asking President Biden not to extend Trump-era tariffs on imported solar panels.The Section 201 tariffs, set to expire Feb. 6, have cost more than 62,000 American clean…

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Indiana considers approving ivermectin to treat COVID-19 despite FDA warnings: Live updates

Indiana considers approving ivermectin to treat COVID-19 despite FDA warnings: Live updates

This post was originally published on this siteAn Indiana lawmaker wants to block health care providers from discouraging use of anti-parasite medicine ivermectin to treat COVID-19. Latest updates.     

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Existing-Home Sales Reached a 15-Year High in 2021

Existing-Home Sales Reached a 15-Year High in 2021

This post was originally published on this siteExisting-home sales rose 8.5% last year from a year earlier to 6.12 million, the National Association of Realtors said Thursday.

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Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey jumps into gubernatorial race

Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey jumps into gubernatorial race

This post was originally published on this siteMassachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey (D) on Thursday entered the state’s gubernatorial race, handing Democrats a top-tier contender as they try to retake the top job in Boston.Healey, a progressive, touted in her launch ad several of her…

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Swalwell slams House Republican for touting funding in bill she voted down

Swalwell slams House Republican for touting funding in bill she voted down

This post was originally published on this siteRep. Eric Swalwell (D-Calif.) slammed Rep. Ashley Hinson (R-Iowa) on Thursday for touting funding lawmakers secured to improve locks and dams in her home state that was tucked away in a sweeping $1.2 trillion bipartisan infrastructure bill she…

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55% Favor US Joining NATO Allies in Sending Troops to Protect Ukraine; 21% Disagree

55% Favor US Joining NATO Allies in Sending Troops to Protect Ukraine; 21% Disagree

This post was originally published on this siteIf all NATO countries send troops to protect Ukraine, 55% of voters believe the United States should also send troops. A Scott Rasmussen national survey found that just 21% disagree and 24% are not sure. However, just 33% believe the United States should...

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Russia accuses West of planning Ukraine ‘provocations’

Russia accuses West of planning Ukraine ‘provocations’

This post was originally published on this siteRussia accused the West of staging “provocations” in Ukraine amid new alarms over the impending threat of a Russian attack.Maria Zakharova, a Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman, said that the recent fears expressed by officials from…

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