Gov. Charlie Baker of Massachusetts Says He Won’t Run for Re-election

Gov. Charlie Baker of Massachusetts Says He Won’t Run for Re-election

This post was originally published on this siteMr. Baker, a moderate Republican in a deep-blue state, faced a Trump-backed primary challenge and a potentially difficult general election.

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Bowman urges GOP leaders to strip Boebert of committee assignments

Bowman urges GOP leaders to strip Boebert of committee assignments

This post was originally published on this siteRep. Jamaal Bowman (N.Y.), a member of the progressive “Squad” of Democratic lawmakers, urged GOP leadership on Wednesday to strip Rep. Lauren Boebert (R-Colo.) of her committee assignments due to her Islamophobic comments. “The fact is that…

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Jan. 6 Committee releases report recommending criminal contempt of Congress against ex-Trump DOJ official

Jan. 6 Committee releases report recommending criminal contempt of Congress against ex-Trump DOJ official

This post was originally published on this site The House Select Committee on the January 6 Attack has just released a massive 22-page report against the former DOJ official who attempted to assist then-President Donald Trump in overturning the results of the November 2020 election. That report urges Speaker Nancy...

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In US, Pence and allies eye end to 50 years of abortion rights

In US, Pence and allies eye end to 50 years of abortion rights

This post was originally published on this site US abortion rights may soon be consigned to the “ash heap of history,” former vice president Mike Pence told activists Tuesday on the eve of a crucial Supreme Court hearing. As the top court — which shifted to the right under Donald...

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Secretary of State Antony Blinken to meet with Russian foreign minister Wednesday

Secretary of State Antony Blinken to meet with Russian foreign minister Wednesday

This post was originally published on this siteUS Secretary of State Antony Blinken will meet with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Thursday in Stockholm, according to a State Department official.

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House could vote on stopgap funding bill to avert shutdown Wednesday

House could vote on stopgap funding bill to avert shutdown Wednesday

This post was originally published on this siteThe House of Representatives could vote as soon as Wednesday to approve a stopgap measure to prevent a government shutdown at the end of the week when funding runs out Friday at midnight.

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GOP anger with Fauci rises

GOP anger with Fauci rises

This post was originally published on this siteAnthony Fauci has taken GOP anger with him to a new level by stating that Republicans who criticize him are “really criticizing science because I represent science.” The right exploded at the weekend remarks from an interview with “Face the…

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What Republicans and Democrats are planning for the midterm elections: 5 things to know

What Republicans and Democrats are planning for the midterm elections: 5 things to know

This post was originally published on this siteWith control of Congress up for grabs in the 2022 midterm elections, Democrats and Republicans are laying out their plans. What we already know.     

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Center-left group claims Democrats’ spending package would save families thousands

Center-left group claims Democrats’ spending package would save families thousands

This post was originally published on this site A new report from the think tank Third Way shows that a two-parent family of four would save up to $7,400 due to provisions of the Democrats’ Build Back Better legislation. (Image credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

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Supreme Court set to dive into Mississippi abortion case challenging Roe v. Wade

Supreme Court set to dive into Mississippi abortion case challenging Roe v. Wade

This post was originally published on this siteThe Mississippi law would ban most abortions after 15 weeks of pregnancy, allowing them only in medical emergencies or cases of severe fetal abnormality.

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