143 Republicans are running for Congress in Texas. Only 13 say the 2020 election was legitimate.

143 Republicans are running for Congress in Texas. Only 13 say the 2020 election was legitimate.

This post was originally published on this siteWith the Texas primary looming in less than two weeks, the Houston Chronicle did something very interesting: They asked every Republican candidate running for Congress whether or not they believed the 2020 election was stolen or fraudulent.

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Iran Nuclear Deal Inches Toward Revival but Faces Critics in U.S.

Iran Nuclear Deal Inches Toward Revival but Faces Critics in U.S.

This post was originally published on this siteRepublicans warned that any new agreement would “likely be torn up” by the next administration.

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Ammon Bundy announces he won’t run in Idaho’s Republican primary for governor

Ammon Bundy announces he won’t run in Idaho’s Republican primary for governor

This post was originally published on this site Ammon Bundy, the politically conservative anti-government activist who was renounced by the Idaho Republican Party, now says he will not run in the Republican primary for governor after all. In a campaign announcement posted to Twitter Thursday morning, Bundy said he would...

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A nomination fight elevates the tension between politics and justice

A nomination fight elevates the tension between politics and justice

This post was originally published on this siteFinding the line between protecting the innocent and punishing the guilty has always been tough when in the political spotlight.

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Blinken details Russian military plans at UN Security Council meeting

Blinken details Russian military plans at UN Security Council meeting

This post was originally published on this siteSecretary of State Antony Blinken on Thursday laid out in stark detail for the United Nations Security Council actions the U.S. believes Russia could take to manufacture a crisis and justify an invasion on Ukraine.Blinken delivered the last-…

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Ukraine border guards on the watch for Russian advance

Ukraine border guards on the watch for Russian advance

This post was originally published on this siteFergal Keane travels to northern Ukraine to gauge the mood of those at risk of any Russian advance.

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Funding deadline looms as GOP demands and Democratic absences slow effort to lock in vote

Funding deadline looms as GOP demands and Democratic absences slow effort to lock in vote

This post was originally published on this siteGovernment funding is set to expire Friday and, though lawmakers have expressed confidence there won’t be a shutdown, it’s still not clear when the Senate will vote to approve a stop-gap spending measure.

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Kremlin rejects ‘unfounded accusations,’ says it takes time to wind down exercises

Kremlin rejects ‘unfounded accusations,’ says it takes time to wind down exercises

This post was originally published on this siteRussia on Thursday accused the U.S. and NATO of making “unfounded accusations” after Western officials said Moscow has made no effort to withdraw its forces from near the Ukrainian border, as promised earlier this week. The Kremlin claimed it…

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Blinken to warn of ‘imminent invasion’ of Ukraine in emergency UN Security Council briefing: report

Blinken to warn of ‘imminent invasion’ of Ukraine in emergency UN Security Council briefing: report

This post was originally published on this site Secretary of State Antony Blinken will warn of an “imminent” invasion of Ukraine by Russia, MSNBC reported Thursday. “We are getting significant breaking news in now, Secretary of State Antony Blinken is set to speak today, directly to the UN Security Council,”...

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Is Russian going to invade Ukraine? Some images suggest pullback. US says not true.

Is Russian going to invade Ukraine? Some images suggest pullback. US says not true.

This post was originally published on this siteRussian military vehicles stationed along the Ukraine border appear to be on the move but experts aren’t convinced that’s a sign of easing tensions.     

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