Drain the Swamp Act would require all federal agencies relocate outside DC by 2026, keeping maximum…

Drain the Swamp Act would require all federal agencies relocate outside DC by 2026, keeping maximum…

This post was originally published on this siteDrain the Swamp Act would require all federal agencies relocate outside DC by 2026, keeping maximum 10% of employees there Rep. Warren Davidson (R-OH8) As the modern-day Minnesota Twins and Texas Rangers both said decades ago, “Let’s move out of D.C.” Context Since 1947, a...

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Nancy Pelosi is running for reelection

Nancy Pelosi is running for reelection

This post was originally published on this site  Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi of Calif., speaks during her weekly press conference, Thursday, Jan. 20, 2022 at the Capitol in Washington. Pelosi announced that she is running for reelection on Jan. 25, 2020, via Twitter. | Associated Press Speaker of...

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New Poll Figures Out Who Likes Sinema. It’s Republicans

New Poll Figures Out Who Likes Sinema. It’s Republicans

This post was originally published on this siteREUTERS Sen. Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) has become a magnet for political criticism—and a new survey of her favorability in Arizona shows just how much her own state is turning on her. A survey of 1,469 likely voters in Arizona, conducted by the liberal...

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Stephen Breyer Retires From Supreme Court

Stephen Breyer Retires From Supreme Court

This post was originally published on this siteThe vacancy will give President Biden his first chance to name a new justice. He has promised to nominate a Black woman.

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US and allies discussing deploying more troops to Eastern Europe prior to any Russian invasion of Ukraine

US and allies discussing deploying more troops to Eastern Europe prior to any Russian invasion of Ukraine

This post was originally published on this siteThe US and a handful of allies are in discussions to deploy thousands more troops to Eastern European NATO countries before any potential Russian invasion of Ukraine as a show of support in the face of Moscow’s ongoing aggression, three US officials familiar...

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Ukraine ambassador says all-out war with Russia unlikely, smaller conflicts possible

Ukraine ambassador says all-out war with Russia unlikely, smaller conflicts possible

This post was originally published on this siteA Ukrainian diplomat on Wednesday said he did not foresee an all-out war breaking out with Russia amid growing tensions at the border between the two countries, though smaller conflicts may occur.”I believe that full-scale war is very, very, very…

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Harris heading to Honduras under pressure to find a reliable partner in Northern Triangle

Harris heading to Honduras under pressure to find a reliable partner in Northern Triangle

This post was originally published on this siteVice President Kamala Harris will lead a delegation to Honduras this week to attend the historic inauguration of President-elect Xiomara Castro, looking for additional buy-in to achieve her fraught task of addressing the root causes of migration to the US southern border.

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Democrats swipe GOP strategy to push through Biden judges — and Republicans hate it

Democrats swipe GOP strategy to push through Biden judges — and Republicans hate it

This post was originally published on this site Senate Democrats are using a Republican-pushed maneuver to swiftly confirm judicial nominees, but some realize they may need to pick up the pace. Senate Judiciary Chair Dick Durbin (D-IL) is continuing a GOP move to end the veto power of home-state senators...

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Gov. Greg Abbott taps into parent anger to fuel reelection campaign

Gov. Greg Abbott taps into parent anger to fuel reelection campaign

This post was originally published on this site Last week, Gov. Greg Abbott made a promise to Texas parents. In the midst of continuing Republican-led political fights over what is allowed to be taught in public schools — namely over race, gender and sex — Abbott has put parental rights...

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Madison Cawthorn retains high-powered GOP attorney for case seeking to disqualify him as an insurrectionist

Madison Cawthorn retains high-powered GOP attorney for case seeking to disqualify him as an insurrectionist

This post was originally published on this site U.S. Rep. Madison Cawthorn (R-NC) is facing several six challengers to his seat in the House of Representatives this year. Two Democrats will face off, with one becoming their party’s nominee. Four Republicans are primarying the far-right freshman lawmaker, one of those...

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