Thursday, February 25, 2021
FILE: California Gov. Gavin Newsom outlines the safe re-opening of schools while speaking about his 2021-2022 state budget proposal during a news conference in Sacramento, Calif. 

California lawmaker encourages teachers to opt-out of funding Gov. Newsom as recall nears threshold

A California lawmaker is urging teachers in the state to opt-out of paying their dues because they inevitably go toward funding Democratic causes and helping Gov. Gavin Newsom fight a...
Richard Trumka, president of the American Federation of Labor & Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO), speaks during the American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE) Legislative and Grassroots Mobilization Conference in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Monday, Feb. 10, 2020. President Donald Trump released his annual budget Monday, proposing deep cuts to social programs but increases in defense and entitlement spending that would push the gross federal debt above $30 trillion over the next decade. Photographer: Amanda Andrade-Rhoades/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Top US union boss Richard Trumka disappointed in Biden’s Keystone XL cancelation in new...

The leader on one of the most prominent U.S. labor unions said he regretted President Biden's move to derail the Keystone XL pipeline project on his first day in office in a...

Biden fills team with Asia experts as U.S. prepares to take on China

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FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2021, file photo, California Gov. Gavin Newsom outlines his 2021-2022 state budget proposal during a news conference in Sacramento, Calif. About a year after the state

California Gov. Newsom challenger’s spox throws shade at Democrat’s ‘accessibility and transparency’

A spokesperson for California Gov. Gavin Newsom’s potential gubernatorial challenger wants Twitter to know his boss responds to interview requests and isn’t trying to break major news on TikTok –...
Rep.-elect Mariannette Miller-Meeks, R-Iowa, will be sworn in Sunday Jan. 3 after winning Iowa

Iowa congressional contest heats up as House takes first step to consider election challenge

The ongoing challenge to Iowa's second congressional district race is poised to soon heat up when the House committee charged with investigating the matter will officially get to work.Republican Mariannette...

Senate Democrats propose Section 230 reform bill to hold Big Tech ‘accountable’ for content

A trio of Senate Democrats is pushing a bill that aims to reform Section 230 of the 1996 Communications Decency Act, which offers liability protections for Big Tech platforms on the...

House votes to drop Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene from committee roles

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Republican Sens. Tim Scott of South Carolina, left, and Roy Blunt of Missouri.

GOP Sens. Roy Blunt, Tim Scott introduce amendment to withhold funds from schools that...

Republican Sens. Roy Blunt of Missouri and Tim Scott of South Carolina have introduced an amendment to the budget that will withhold federal relief funds if public schools don't resume in-person...
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., walks towards the House floor during a vote to remove Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, R-Ga., from committee assignments over her extremist views, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 4, 2021. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

Capitol riot: AOC leads House progressives in ‘special order’ hour reciting ‘lived experiences’

New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez led a special order hour Thursday night to give a number of her fellow House members a chance to "re-live" the Jan. 6 Capitol riot and record...

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