Articles Tagged 'Washington'
President Trump absolutely looking at breaking up the 9th Circuit
President Trump said Wednesday that he has “absolutely” considered proposals that would split up the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, where judges have blocked two… READ MORE
Speaker Ryan Delays The Wall Until 2018
WASHINGTON — President Trump reportedly backed off his demand that Congress include a down payment for a wall spanning the entire U.S.-Mexico border in a… READ MORE
Congress returns, aiming to avert government shutdown, pass ObamaCare overhaul
Congress returns to Washington this week to take on the now-familiar task of passing an 11th-hour spending bill to avert a government shutdown, with President… READ MORE
Gun rights activists are on a political roll with four recent wins
Second Amendment advocates are on a bit of a political roll recently, with four major victories in just one week.
House Speaker Paul Ryan pulled… READ MORE
Congress OKs Planned Parenthood funding crackdown, as Pence breaks tie
WASHINGTON – Republican legislation letting states deny federal family planning money to Planned Parenthood and other abortion providers squeezed narrowly through the Senate Thursday, rescued… READ MORE
Black Lives Matter Protesters Block Education Sec. DeVos From Entering DC Public School
Black Lives Matter protesters blocked Trump Education Secretary Betsy DeVos from entering a Washington, D.C. public school Friday.
According to WJLA, DeVos attempted to enter… READ MORE
‘1 in, 2 out’: Trump signs new executive order banning government agencies from making a new regulation – unless they 1st slash TWO existing ones
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump signed an order on Monday that will seek to dramatically pare back federal regulations by requiring agencies to cut… READ MORE
Inauguration protesters clash with police, as violence escalates
WASHINGTON – Violent and destructive Inauguration Day protests escalated Friday afternoon ahead of the ceremonial parade, as demonstrators smashed window fronts and clashed with police… READ MORE
Party at Pence’s: LGBT activists host dance party outside VP-elect’s Chevy Chase rental
Brandishing rainbow flags and signs that read “Queer Love” and “Trans Power,” scores of activists marched Wednesday night toward Vice President-elect Mike Pence’s rental home… READ MORE
Obama gives $500 million to climate fund over GOP objections
WASHINGTON – With just three days left in office, the Obama administration has doubled an initial $500 million commitment to a fund that helps developing… READ MORE