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Hate crimes in Texas: Attacks against cops, judges to bring enhanced penalties

Added: 26.05.2017 19:59 | 0 views | 0 comments

Attacking a cop or judge in Texas is about to become a hate crime, after state lawmakers sent Gov. Greg Abbott a bill is all but sure to sign – since he was the first to propose it.


The Latest: Colorado lawmakers urge probe of fatal oil blast

Added: 26.05.2017 19:20 | 2 views | 0 comments

The Latest on a fatal oil tank fire in northern Colorado (all times local): 11:35 a.m.


GOP Activists, Lawmakers Urge Trump to Withdraw From Paris Climate Accord

Added: 26.05.2017 17:01 | 5 views | 0 comments

Republican activists and lawmakers are urging President Donald Trump to withdraw from the international Paris climate agreement, a plan among countries to combat global warming.


House Republicans will not concede they broke a fundamental health-care promise

Added: 26.05.2017 16:58 | 10 views | 0 comments

After a new CBO analysis finds the GOP plan would leave behind people with preexisting conditions, lawmakers seek to deflect responsibility.

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Alabama moves to protect Confederate monuments

Added: 26.05.2017 15:49 | 13 views | 0 comments

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey (R) this week signed legislation that will preempt cities and counties from removing monuments to the Confederacy from public property, over the objections of black lawmakers and civil rights groups....


Turkey rejects U.S. Congress' resolution on protest violence

Added: 26.05.2017 15:19 | 8 views | 0 comments

Foreign Ministry says resolution from House of Reps. is "one-sided," as U.S. lawmakers demand apology from key ally


Problem Solvers insist it's not too late for tax reform

Added: 26.05.2017 10:29 | 1 views | 0 comments

A new bipartisan group of lawmakers says it has the formula for getting things done in the Trump era.


U.S. lawmakers want to ban American tourists from North Korea

Added: 26.05.2017 9:43 | 13 views | 0 comments

U.S. lawmakers are pushing for a ban on American tourists visiting North Korea.


TSRPolitics: Donald Trump Proposes A Lengthy List Of Budget Cuts—Here’s What He Wants To Do Away With

Added: 26.05.2017 3:51 | 16 views | 0 comments

Donnie released his budget proposal to lawmakers this week, and it cuts deeply into the country’s health care, food stamp, student loan and disability programs. In the document, titled “A New Foundation for American Greatness,” it outlines that Donnie plans to spend $4.1 trillion in 2018, which is relatively close to 2017’s spending budget. It ...]


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