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Jul 22 2020
WASHINGTON (AP) — Nearly 1 in 4 employees at the Department of Veterans Affairs say they have been subjected to unwanted sexual comments and other harassment — one of the highest levels in federal government — and an audit says the Trump administration has not been doing enough to protect them.
At a House hearing Wednesday, lawmakers heard VA express a commitment to “changing theAssociated Press
Jan 16 2018
Democrats are feeling increasingly confident about their chances of winning back the House and Senate in the 2018 midterms.The Hill
Jan 04 2020
Michael Bennet (b. November 28, 1964, in New Delhi, India) is a Democratic member of the U.S. Senate from the state of Colorado. On May 2, 2019, Bennet announced that he was running for president of the United States.
Bennet said that his presidential campaign would focus on expanding economic opportunity and promoting integrity in government.
He was first appointed to theBallotpedia
Nov 06 2019
The “unregulated spaces of social media platforms” are increasingly serving as “instruments for political distortion,” according to a new analysis from the democracy watchdog Freedom House, leading the group to conclude for the ninth consecutive year that global internet and digital media freedom has declined.
The Washington, DC-based free expression and research nonprofit has beenMother Jones
Mar 09 2020
'For God has not Given Us a Spirit of Fear': Churches Respond with Practical Solutions to COVID-19 Outbreak
WASHINGTON – In the face of increasing public health concerns over the spread of coronavirus, some Christians are responding with Bible verses like 2 Timothy 1:7 to calm the growing panic.
It reads, "For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power and of love and of a sound mind."
But many houses of worship also have practical solutions, like adjusting communion practicesCBN
Sep 21 2020
Many Americans were stunned when Donald Trump narrowly defeated Hillary Clinton in Wisconsin in 2016. Greg Lewis was not.
In the months leading up to the election, Lewis, an assistant pastor at St Gabriel’s Church of God in Christ in Milwaukee, the state’s largest city, would drive up and down highways crisscrossing Wisconsin and all he saw were Trump posters. But in the city, whereThe Guardian
May 07 2018
The chairman of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence is pushing to hold Attorney General Jeff Sessions in contempt of Congress this week for not complying with a subpoena.Washington Times
Feb 07 2020
Virginia is set to end a holiday celebrating Confederate generals Robert E. Lee and Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson and replace it by making Election Day a civic holiday, CNN reports.
The Virginia House voted earlier this week to remove Lee-Jackson Day from its official list of state holidays, which Gov. Ralph Northam said in his State of the Commonwealth address last month that “Newsmax (News)
Mar 25 2021
Zoe Buhler was scheduled for an ultrasound appointment on the September morning when Australian police entered her home. The pregnant mother, still in her pajamas, was handcuffed in front of her partner and two children. Her 4-year-old scurried to hide under a bed. Ms. Buhler’s offense? She’d posted a message on Facebook detailing an upcoming peaceful protest in Melbourne against stringentChristian Science Monitor
Oct 31 2019
The Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress on Thursday takes up what some might consider the most arcane, inside-baseball, boring topics on Capitol Hill — but one that I get very excited about given its potential to keep congressional information from going totally off the rails: franking!
The congressional franking privilege, which originally allowed members of Congress toThe Fulcrum