Texas turning blue is inevitable says Rep. Ocasio-Cortez

Texas 02/14/22, 04:32

A democratic socialist from New York predicted Texas would eventually become a blue state. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez believes the Democratic Party will someday rule the Lone Star State. "Texas turning blue is inevitable [and] the only question is when," she said, according to the San Antonio Express-News. Ocasio-Cortez believes the primary election outcome ...

Hillary Clinton campaign accused of election meddling by framing Trump and Russia

U.S. 02/14/22, 04:28

A failed Democrat presidential campaign is suspected of fabricating foreign interference evidence for one U.S. election and blaming Donald Trump. Hillary Clinton's 2016 election bid lawyers were recently accused of paying to "infiltrate" Trump's computer servers and spread a new "narrative" linking the former president to Russian espionage in the United ...

US House proposes sanctions targeting Xi Jinping and CCP officials

China 02/12/22, 09:40

A number of U.S. House representatives have recently introduced The "Stop CCP Act." The bill intends to hold the Chinese Communist Party responsible for grave human rights violations. The legislative proposal formally sanctions thousands of CCP officials, including Chinese dictator Xi Jinping and his entire family. According to Breitbart News, on February ...

California Plans Endemic Approach to COVID Response

News 02/11/22, 20:16

State health officials will unveil a new COVID-19 response strategy next week; California Governor Gavin Newsom announced Wednesday, Feb. 9.  Several countries such as the United Kingdom, Sweden, and Denmark have lifted almost all pandemic restrictions while emphasizing that we have to learn to live with the virus, so they are ...

California: Gov. Newsom restores paid COVID leave benefits

California 02/11/22, 19:59

California Governor Gavin Newsom signed into law on Wednesday, Feb. 9, legislation to restore supplemental paid sick leave benefits for many state workers. In addition, the legislation will provide up to two weeks of leave for COVID-19 related absences. The new legislation signed by the Democratic governor requires employers with 26 ...

Decoupling from China: US has a moral duty to the world

Economy 02/11/22, 17:18

Breaking trade dependence on China has been a much-discussed topic among leaders worldwide, especially during the pandemic, highlighting that most countries have a massive reliance on China for medical supplies and other critical components. One of the most notable cases was that of the United States. During Donald Trump's administration, it ...

Worse than expected: US inflation reaches the highest level in 40 years

U.S. 02/10/22, 21:23

Consumer prices in the United States rose in January more than expected, so that the annual inflation rate climbed to a new high in the last four decades, hitting consumers hard. According to a new report released Thursday Jan. 10 by the Labor Department, the consumer price index (CPI) rose 7.5% ...

Trump supporter arrested for allegedly rioting at Capitol while on bail

D.C. 02/09/22, 02:42

A federal law enforcement agency detained a North Carolina man who supported Donald Trump. The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) arrested Matthew Beddingfield for allegedly joining the Capitol riots while facing unrelated charges on Feb. 2. FBI agents responded to multiple complaints against the Trump supporter on the HuffPost website. In addition, ...

Presidential immunity will not shield Trump from prosecution says Georgia DA Willis

U.S. 02/09/22, 02:34

Absolute immunity from litigation no longer applies to a former president, a Georgia Democrat warned. Donald Trump can still be questioned and sentenced in criminal lawsuits. This is the Fulton County district attorney's opinion about the feasibility of prosecuting the former president for allegedly trying to overturn the 2020 election. "Of course, ...

Biden picks son of late Sen. John McCain for Naval Academy board

D.C. 02/09/22, 02:29

The late Sen. John McCain's son was selected by President Biden to lead a federal service institute on Feb. 7. Joe Biden's administration wants the son of late Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) to join the board of visitors at the U.S. Naval Academy, about 32 miles east of Washington. The White House ...

GOP Sen. McConnell decries RNC for censuring Capitol riot panel members

Trending 02/09/22, 02:23

A Republican from Kentucky urged party leaders to stop targeting members for holding divergent views. Sen. Mitch McConnell joined colleagues in denouncing the Republican National Committee (RNC) for censuring Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-Ill.) and fellow Rep. Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.) The pair were widely criticized for helping House Democrats blame former President ...

GOP popularity grows among Texas Hispanic women

Texas 02/07/22, 23:58

Republican election candidates are increasingly gaining favor among Hispanic voters across Texas. Donald Trump's former presidency is still popular among Texans whose ancestors came from Central America, South America, and other predominantly Spanish-speaking regions. Politico revealed Hispanic women are increasingly common in the GOP's supporter base. However, this was not so much ...

National Archives seizes Trump’s White House records from private residence

U.S. 02/07/22, 23:50

A federal agency that preserves official records forcibly removed the former president's keepsakes from his Florida home. The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) recently seized mementos from Donald Trump's private residence at the Mar-a-Lago Club, about 70 miles north of downtown Miami. NARA employees removed about 15 boxes filled with so-called ...