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GOP lawmakers hold rally in Florida

Added: 08.05.2021 11:16 | 13 views | 0 comments

Republican lawmakers Matt Gaetz and Marjorie Taylor Greene kicked off their "America First Rally" at The Villages, a well-known retirement community in central Florida on Friday. (May 7)


Bipartisan police overhaul legislation emerges as anniversary of George Floyd death nears

Added: 08.05.2021 2:15 | 9 views | 0 comments

As the May 25 anniversary of George Floyd’s death nears, lawmakers are working across the aisle to introduce bipartisan legislation to overhaul some police standards.

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Tentative bipartisan agreement reached on some key issues in policing overhaul

Added: 08.05.2021 1:42 | 18 views | 0 comments

A bipartisan group of lawmakers working on legislative efforts to overhaul policing appear to be nearing an agreement to set federal standards for no-knock warrants, ban chokeholds except in life-threatening situations and place limits on equipment the Defense Department can send to state and local police departments, according to a source familiar with the discussions.


Colorado GOP lawmaker reprimanded after calling colleague 'Buckwheat'

Added: 08.05.2021 0:01 | 23 views | 0 comments

Republican state Rep. Richard Holtorf's racist remark touched off a shouting match in the chamber. He has since apologized.

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Cruz lauds Texas elections bill progress despite pressure from ‘woke corporations’

Added: 07.05.2021 21:01 | 12 views | 0 comments

Sen. Ted Cruz praised Texas' Republican lawmakers for moving forward with an election security bill Friday.

Texas GOP lawmaker slams liberals' 'double standard' on criticism of Tim Scott

Added: 07.05.2021 19:52 | 13 views | 0 comments

Rep. Pat Fallon, R-Texas, joined "The Faulkner Focus" Friday after introducing a House resolution condemning the entire Texas Democratic Party for one county's refusal to accept the resignation of a chairman who used a racial slur against Republican Sen. Tim Scott. 

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Biden: Economy rebuild is 'a marathon', not sprint

Added: 07.05.2021 19:00 | 11 views | 0 comments

President Joe Biden says the April employment report which found just modest gains of 266,000 jobs is evidence the economy is moving in the right direction, but still has "a long way to go." Biden urged lawmakers, "let's not let up" now. (May 7)


Texas lawmakers advance restrictive election bill despite Democrats' all-night fight

Added: 07.05.2021 11:17 | 25 views | 0 comments

The Texas vote came after Florida became the latest U.S. state to enact restrictive voting laws, with Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis signing the legislation live on Fox News' "Fox & Friends."

Texas Republican lawmakers advance elections bill

Added: 07.05.2021 11:16 | 29 views | 0 comments

Texas Republican lawmakers advanced an elections bill early Friday following hours of debate.

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