Bill to Avert Shutdown, Suspend Debt Ceiling Blocked By Senate Republicans
Senate Republicans on Monday voted against a motion to begin debate on a Democrat-proposed stopgap bill to avert a government shutdown and suspend the debt ceiling. The motion, which...
FBI Report Shows US Murder Rate Increased Nearly 30 Percent In 2020
The U.S. experienced a 29.4 percent increase in murders in 2020 compared to the previous year, marking the largest spike since national records were instituted in 1960. According to new...
New York May Call On National Guard To Replace Unvaccinated Healthcare Workers
With tens of thousands of health care employees likely to miss New York’s approaching deadline for mandated vaccinations, Gov. Kathy Hochul is considering employing the...
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