Articles Tagged 'Washington'
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
Trump Team May Move West Wing Briefings to Expand Capacity
The incoming Trump administration is considering moving White House press briefings out of the West Wing to accommodate more than the “Washington media elite,” President-elect… READ MORE
Paul Ryan: Trump mass deportations “not happening”
WASHINGTON — Congressional Republicans are working with the Trump transition team on a solution for immigrants brought illegally to this country as kids, House Speaker… READ MORE
Cubans sold everything to reach U.S., now hundreds stranded
Hundreds of Cubans who sold their homes and belongings in pursuit of an American dream that now lays in tatters were stranded in Central America… READ MORE
The End of ‘Wet Foot, Dry Foot’ for Cubans?
WASHINGTON – The Obama administration is ending the “wet foot, dry foot” policy that granted residency to Cubans who arrived in the United States without… READ MORE
IRS to Withhold Low Income Taxpayers OWN Money
WASHINGTON – The IRS is delaying tax refunds for more than 40 million low-income families this year as the agency steps up efforts to fight… READ MORE