6 things to watch in Tuesday’s elections in Alabama, Virginia, Georgia and DC

6 things to watch in Tuesday’s elections in Alabama, Virginia, Georgia and DC

This post was originally published on this siteAlabamians voting in Tuesday’s runoff for the Republican Senate nomination will decide between the establishment candidate former President Donald Trump has endorsed in Katie Britt and the conservative who has long embraced Trump’s brand of politics even though he is now at odds...

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Congress overrides DC voters, keeps sales of marijuana illegal in District

Congress overrides DC voters, keeps sales of marijuana illegal in District

This post was originally published on this siteA GOP-backed ban on weed sales in Washington, D.C., was preserved in a sprawling government funding bill passed by Congress on Thursday, despite opposition from advocates who say the provision overrides the will of the District’s residents years…

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‘Like a military operation’: ‘Ghost’ Maryland Proud Boy leads a trucker convoy support group

‘Like a military operation’: ‘Ghost’ Maryland Proud Boy leads a trucker convoy support group

This post was originally published on this site The state lead for a Telegram group organizing support for the upcoming trucker convoy to Washington DC is a member of the Maryland DC Proud Boys chapter, Raw Story has confirmed. “We’ve been tasked with collecting supplies, having people ready for the...

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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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DC, Maryland, Virginia report record number of COVID-19 cases Christmas weekend

DC, Maryland, Virginia report record number of COVID-19 cases Christmas weekend

This post was originally published on this siteD.C., Maryland and Virgina all reported record-breaking numbers of coronavirus cases over Christmas weekend.On Monday, each state reported the highest seven-day new case averages of any point throughout the pandemic so far, according to The…

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DC to reimpose indoor mask mandate after COVID infections rise

DC to reimpose indoor mask mandate after COVID infections rise

This post was originally published on this siteWashington D.C. will reimpose an indoor mask mandate and expand a vaccine mandate for city employees, Mayor Muriel Bowser (D) announced Monday.The mask requirement for indoor public spaces will take effect on Tuesday and remain in place through…

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