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Calif. high school athletes sue for right to play indoor sports
Tue, 02 Mar 2021 21:00:34 +0000
California Governor Gavin Newsom wears a face mask as he prepares to give a briefing after touring a Covid-19 vaccination site on February 22, 2021 in Long Beach, California. - US President Joe Biden will lead a remembrance ceremony Monday to mark the dark milestone of 500,000 American Covid-19 deaths, but plans for easing the lockdown in Britain and a surge in vaccinations worldwide prompted growing optimism. (Photo by Patrick T. FALLON / AFP) (Photo by PATRICK T. FALLON/AFP via Getty Images)A group of high school athletes sued Gov. Gavin Newsom (D-Calif.) to play indoor high school sports. On Monday, Orange County student athletes filed a lawsuit against Newsom's indoor sports ban, alleging a violation of their 14th Amendment equal protection rights.
House Democrats move on H.R.1 ‘For the People Act’ to eliminate voter ID requirements, remove GOP congressional seats
Tue, 02 Mar 2021 20:00:18 +0000
The House Rules Committee held a hearing on H.R.1, which looks to link the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act with the For the People Act. While the latter is called the For the People Act, many contend it should actually be called "For the Democrat Party Act."
Bipartisan group of lawmakers introduce bill to make Puerto Rico a state
Tue, 02 Mar 2021 18:31:12 +0000
Resident Commissioner Jenniffer Gonzalez-Colon, who represents Puerto Rico as a nonvoting member of Congress, speaks during a news conference on Puerto Rican statehood on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, March 2, 2021. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)Lawmakers on Capitol Hill have introduced legislation to make Puerto Rico a state. During a press conference on Tuesday, a bipartisan group of lawmakers unveiled the Puerto Rico Statehood Admission Act, which has around 50 cosponsors.
Fla. Gov. DeSantis delivers 2021 State of the State address, says all schools, businesses will remain open
Tue, 02 Mar 2021 18:28:41 +0000
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis speaks Tuesday, March 2, 2021 during his State of the State address at the Capitol in Tallahassee, Fla. (AP Photo/Phil Sears)Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) called the Sunshine State a "beacon of light" to those who wish to live freely.
Gov. Abbott: Texas to open 100%, no more face mask mandate
Tue, 02 Mar 2021 18:27:14 +0000
AUSTIN, TX - MAY 18: (EDITORIAL USE ONLY) Texas Governor Greg Abbott announces the reopening of more Texas businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic at a press conference at the Texas State Capitol on May 18, 2020 in Austin, Texas. Abbott said that childcare facilities, youth camps, some professional sports, and bars may now begin to fully or partially reopen their facilities as outlined by regulations listed on the Open Texas website. (Photo by Lynda M. Gonzalez-Pool/Getty Images)Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R) has unveiled a plan to reopen all businesses, and ended the mask mandate in his state.
Biden admin. & Washington establishment conducting unpopular missile strikes in the Middle East
Tue, 02 Mar 2021 18:26:08 +0000
This satellite image provided Maxar Technologies shows buildings that were destroyed by a U.S. air strike in Syria. The United States launched airstrikes in Syria on Thursday, Feb. 25, 2021 targeting facilities near the Iraqi border used by Iranian-backed militia groups. The Pentagon said the strikes were retaliation for a rocket attack in Iraq earlier this month that killed one civilian contractor and wounded a U.S. service member and other coalition troops. (Satellite image ©2021 Maxar Technologies via AP)With just a month into office, Joe Biden has continued to bring back controversial Obama-era policies. The latest example: the Biden administration's decision to bomb Iranian assets in Syria.
Rep. Mike Kelly: 91% of new stimulus not for COVID relief
Tue, 02 Mar 2021 14:42:19 +0000
Rep. Mike Kelly (R-Pa.) criticized the COVID stimulus bill, saying 91 percent of it is not for COVID-19 relief. The Pennsylvania representative made the comment during an interview at CPAC over the weekend.
Senate to vote on $1.9T COVID relief bill this week
Tue, 02 Mar 2021 14:41:00 +0000
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., arrives to speak to the media, Tuesday, March 2, 2021, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)Republicans are challenging partisanship and wasteful spending measures in the Biden administration's $1.9 trillion COVID relief package. On Monday, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) said the Senate is slated to vote on the American Rescue Plan this week.
Biden’s DHS secy. claims ‘no crisis’ at U.S.-Mexico border despite migrant surge
Tue, 02 Mar 2021 14:40:37 +0000
Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas speaks during a press briefing at the White House, Monday, March 1, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)Joe Biden's Department of Homeland Security (DHS) secretary appears to be bluffing about the latest migrant crisis at the U.S.-Mexico border as the administration continues to dismantle President Trump's strong immigration policies.
Sen. Grassley emphasizes threats from Antifa, far-left
Tue, 02 Mar 2021 14:05:53 +0000
Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, speaks as FBI Director Christopher Wray testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, March 2, 2021. (Mandel Ngan/Pool via AP)Senate Judiciary Committee ranking member Chuck Grassley (R) said the U.S. must seriously examine the threats of domestic extremism, including those from the far-left.