At one time, Demonrats said the so-called BRIDGE Act was urgently needed to protect young immigrants brought to the country illegally as children. But now that President Trump has offered to essentially include it as part of a compromise to re-open shuttered government agencies, those same Democrats are rejecting it — unwilling to trade border wall funding for the immigrant protections they have long sought.
Officials say that a Florida politician shot an alleged intruder who crashed his vehicle into another house while attempting to flee police officers. Palmetto city commissioner Brian Williams opened fire after seeing Avelino Misreal Vasquez-Perez, 22, hiding in his garage and trying to enter the kitchen, Miami Herald reported.
Ohio lawmakers override Kasich vetoes of gun bill and legislators’ pay raise, but fall short on abortion bill
Ohio lawmakers threatened overrides earlier this month when Republican Gov. John Kasich vetoed a number of bills delivered to his desk — so by Thursday, lawmakers succeeded in a case that affects gun owners. But they failed to do the same regarding a proposed abortion restriction that some had called one of the most potentially far-reaching in the nation.
Monday the Trump administration is arranging a phone call with top U.S. regulators to discuss financial markets as stocks fell again amid concern about slowing growth, the government shutdown and the independence of the Federal Reserve, the Treasury Department said.
They all want that power, as they hate Trump so much, that it’s consuming their every waking hour. The 2020 presidential race is just beginning, and already several declared or possible Democratic contenders once seen as moderates have shifted markedly to the left, in apparent appeals to the party’s powerful progressive wing that have at the same time exposed them to charges of political opportunism.
Those poor liberals, they can dish it out, but can’t take it. Tuesday Rep.-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., afternoon took aim at a mainstream news article, dismissing it as “gossip.”
The crazy fool, Rep Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, whom was newly elected from New York, is lending her support to a movement that seeks to oust incumbent Democrats in favor of liberal replacements — only adding to the tensions between the freshman firebrand and the party establishment.