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Feb 05 2024
Republican Rep. Victoria Spartz of Indiana announced she will seek reelection in 2024 on Monday after previously deciding to retire. Spartz announced just months after being reelected that she would not run for a third term in the lower chamber to spend more time at home with her family. Following a wave of GOP retirements in late 2023 and early 2024, Spartz reversed her decision and intendsThe Georgia Star News
Feb 20 2024
MADISON (WKOW) -- Multimillionaire Republican businessman Eric Hovde is running for U.S. Senate against Democratic incumbent Sen. Tammy Baldwin.
Hovde officially made the announcement on his X account Tuesday. Hovde said he's running because he's "tired of constant division and finger pointing by politicians."
He added, "It's time to send a fighter to Washington who will work toABC 27 WKOW
Jan 17 2024
A Democratic senator and a Republican congressman announced yesterday what has effectively become an endangered species in Congress: a bipartisan, bicameral legislative framework with provisions that are supported by a large number of Republicans and Democrats. Sen. Ron Wyden, the Democratic chair of the Senate Finance Committee, and Rep. Jason Smith, the Republican chair of the House Ways andThe Dispatch
Jan 23 2024
State Sen. Cleo Fields, D-Baton Rouge, will run for Congress in the newly redrawn 6th Congressional District, he announced Tuesday. Fields previously served in the U.S. House from 1993-1997 when Louisiana had two majority Black seats, but what was then the 4th Congressional District was ruled an unconstitutional racial gerrymander and thrown out. Louisiana had just one majority Black districtLouisiana Illuminator
Feb 15 2024
The United States has informed Congress and its allies in Europe about Russian advances on a new, space-based nuclear weapon designed to threaten America’s extensive satellite network, according to current and former officials briefed on the matter.
Such a satellite-killing weapon, if deployed, could destroy civilian communications, surveillance from space and military command-andNew York Times (News)
Feb 15 2024
What is the space-based nuclear weapon that the United States has warned Congress and allies in Europe that Russia could use against the West's satellites?
The exact nature of the weapon - and whether it actually exists - is unclear. But threatening satellites could cause all sorts of mischief - undermining communications, surveillance, intelligence and command and control around theReuters
Jan 25 2024
Peter Navarro, the former White House aide to Donald Trump who was convicted last year on a pair of contempt of Congress charges for refusing to comply with a Jan. 6 committee subpoena, was sentenced to four months in a federal prison on Thursday.
Navarro, 74, will also have to pay a $9,500 fine, ruled U.S. District Judge Amit Mehta.
“They had a job to do and you made it harderDaily Beast
Feb 08 2024
Members of the House of Representatives demanded that the Washington D.C. Medical Examiner’s office preserve the bodies of five late-term aborted babies after the Department of Justice (DOJ) allegedly gave the green light to dispose of the evidence, according to a Thursday letter. Progressive Anti-Abortion Uprising (PAAU) announced Monday that the DOJ ordered the bodies of five babies found inThe Daily Caller
Feb 20 2024
The U.S. will announce a major package of sanctions against Russia on Friday over the death of opposition leader Alexei Navalny and the two-year Ukraine war, President Joe Biden said on Tuesday.
Biden, speaking to reporters as he departed on a trip to California, did not give details.
The latest sanctions on Russia will target a range of items, including the country's defense andReuters
Dec 10 2023
State Department bypasses Congress to clear tank ammunition sale to Israel: 'Vital to US national interests'
President Biden’s State Department said Saturday it approved the sale of $106.5 million worth of tank ammunition to Israel amid the war against Hamas in a deal that bypasses Congress. Secretary of State Antony Blinken has approved a possible foreign military sale to the government of Israel of 120mm M830A1 High Explosive Anti-Tank Multi-Purpose with Tracer (MPAT) tank cartridges and relatedFox News (Online News)