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    Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, R-Ga., is seen on the House steps during the vote on the $1.9 trillion covid-19 relief package, the American Rescue Plan Act, on Wednesday, March 10, 2021.Tom Williams | CQ-Roll Call, Inc. | Getty Images Twitter has once again suspended the account of Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, R-Ga., her office said Friday, as House Democrats move...
    Lawmaker officially moves to expel Greene from Congress for inciting 'political violence'
    TWITTER has restricted QAnon Representative Marjorie Taylor Greene's account access. The move happened on the same day that Democrats are trying to expel her from Congress. 1Freshman Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, R-Ga., walks past the House chamber at the Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, March 17, 2021. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)Credit: AP:Associated Press The outspoke QAnon supporter is highly outspoken on...
    Dozens of House Democrats are rallying behind a long-shot bid to expel Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene from Congress. Rep. Jimmy Gomez, a Democrat from California, plans to introduce a short resolution on Friday, which has 72 Democratic co-sponsors. “Despite numerous efforts to reach out to House Republicans – and quite a few conversations – none of them were willing to...
    The national spokesperson for Ciudadanos (Cs), Edmundo Bal, who this Thursday announced that he will be a candidate for the Presidency of the Community of Madrid after the withdrawal of Ignacio Aguado, a day ago He categorically ruled out running for the primaries for the elections on May 4 in the Community of Madrid. In an interview in Red...
    A California House Democrat plans to introduce legislation Friday to expel GOP Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene from Congress over her past controversial social media postings that already prompted her removal from committees. Rep. Jimmy Gomez, D-Calif., said he authored the resolution because Greene, R-Ga., "had previously supported social media posts calling for political violence against the Speaker of the House, members...
    Senate Democrats introduced a bill on Wednesday that would shield $1,400 stimulus payments to Americans from debt collectors.  Sens. Sherrod BrownSherrod Campbell BrownBillionaire Peter Thiel gives million to super PAC backing potential JD Vance Senate bid in Ohio Congress investigating 'clean coal' tax credit Geraldo Rivera won't run for Ohio Senate seat MORE (D-Ohio), chairman of the Senate Banking, Housing and...
    By LOLITA C. BALDOR, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawmakers expressed frustration Tuesday with how slowly improvements are being made to criminal investigation at Fort Hood, Texas, where rates of violent crime and sexual assaults are particularly high. They grilled the commander of the Army's Criminal Investigation Command, or CID, who said she is “seizing this moment” to correct the...
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawmakers expressed frustration Tuesday with how slowly improvements are being made to criminal investigation at Fort Hood, Texas, where rates of violent crime and sexual assaults are particularly high. They grilled the commander of the Army’s Criminal Investigation Command, or CID, who said she is “seizing this moment” to correct the staffing and resource problems within her...
    GOP leader Rep. Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif.,said Friday that he will introduce a resolution next week to remove Rep. Eric Swalwell, D-Calif., from the House Intelligence Committee. "Pelosi just reappointed Eric Swalwell to the Intelligence Committee. Based on the briefing she and I received together, Swalwell should not be on the panel in charge of guarding our nation's secrets," McCarthy wrote...
    The reform with which the PSOE and United We Can intend to restrict the ability of the General Council of the Judiciary (CGPJ) to appoint judges with expired terms, as this body has been doing for more than two years, has received the endorsement of Congress this Thursday . The opinion of the Justice Commission has achieved broad support,...
    President Biden likely would be greeted by the sounds of boos if he issues calls for bipartisanship and unity during his first address to a joint session of Congress, according to some Republicans. Plans are being laid regarding how Biden, who will serve his 50th day in office on Thursday, will deliver his address since public health officials are advising...
    States are taking the lead on regulating Big Tech platforms such as Facebook and Google, advancing rules regarding censorship, data privacy, algorithms, and advertisements. Social media censorship and content moderation has been a particularly heated area of tension between Democrats and Republicans nationwide. Members of Congress have challenged top social media executives from companies, including Google, Facebook, and Twitter,...
    PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A U.S. representative from Maine wants to impose a lifetime lobbying ban on members of Congress. Rep. Jared Golden, a Democrat, said he submitted the proposal as an amendment to a democracy reform bill that has been up for consideration in Congress. Golden said his proposal would ban former U.S. representatives and senators from engaging in...
    (CNN)What should happen if the public words and actions of members of Congress helped contribute to the attack on the US Capitol on January 6? Frida GhitisRep. Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif), has compiled pieces of the publicly available social media postings made by those representatives who voted to deny Americans their choice of president; they did this even after a riotous...
    Drew Angerer/Getty Images A new report from Democratic congressional staffers lists about 2,000 pages of tweets from Republicans who voted to overturn the 2020 presidential election just hours after Trump supporters carried out a deadly insurrection on the Capitol. Democratic California Congresswoman Zoe Lofgren tasked her staff with sifting through the social media accounts of the 138 members of the...
    Sen. Ted Cruz is introducing an amendment to the latest round of coronavirus relief funding that would prevent illegal immigrants from receiving stimulus checks. “Not only does this COVID bill fail to address the real needs of the American people who are suffering, but it hands out billions in taxpayer dollars to illegal immigrants,” the Texas Republican’s office said in...
    The forces tasked with protecting the seat of Congress on Wednesday reported a threat. “We have obtained information which shows a possible plan by an identified militia to force entry into the Capitol on March 4,” police warned, claiming to be “prepared for any potential threats.” After this alert, the House of Representatives advanced to Wednesday evening two votes...
    A bipartisan group of senators introduced legislation aimed at limiting President Joe Biden’s war powers Wednesday, less than a week after Biden ordered missile strikes in Syria. The bill’s sponsors, Democratic Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine and Republican Indiana Sen. Todd Young, argue Biden’s ordered strikes show that presidents will continue to stretch war powers “regardless of party,” Reuters reported Wednesday....
    A former slave became the 1st Black LT. Governor only to die mysteriously 4 years later Riot is experimenting with Katarina, Warwick, and Urgot buffs on League’s PBE © MARKETWATCH PHOTO ILLUSTRATION/ISTOCKPHOTO OUTSIDE THE BOX Load Error As Americans approach the first anniversary of the World Health Organization declaring COVID-19 a global pandemic, it’s worth looking at how...
    Congress is poised to pass another quarter of a trillion dollars in COVID-19-related unemployment benefits, even though the country’s state-based mosaic system remains vulnerable to the same rampant fraud that allowed Scammers last year diverted more than $ 40 billion of aid destined for Americans in need as part of the pandemic. That means the $ 1.9 trillion stimulus package...
    Rep. Mike GallagherMichael (Mike) John GallagherLawmakers to roll out legislation reorganizing State cyber office House Republicans gear up for conference meeting amid party civil war Back to the future: America must renew its commitment to scientific inquiry MORE (R-Wis.) on Monday criticized lawmakers for using the proxy voting system implemented during the COVID-19 pandemic to skip floor votes for reasons...
    By Susan Cornwell WASHINGTON, Mar 1 (.) – U.S. Democrats, keen for Congress to pass the $ 1.9 trillion coronavirus aid bill introduced by President Joe Biden in the next two weeks, have resolved a possible stumbling block to get through a divided Senate. The House of Representatives narrowly passed the bill to fight the pandemic and boost the economy...
    The Congress of Deputies wants shield yourself against possible cyberattacks and has called a tender to hire a company to take care of its protection for four years for 2,757,755.43 euros, VAT included. The purpose of the contract is to guarantee the security of all assets information of the Congress and the systems that support them and establish a...
    Past tweets from prominent Democrats including Vice President Kamala Harris and White House press secretary Jen Psaki that were critical of former President Donald Trump’s approval of airstrikes in Syria resurfaced after President Joe Biden ordered an airstrike late Thursday. Harris, then a California senator, previously tweeted that she was “deeply concerned about the legal rationale” of an April 2018...
    New York : Civil organizations push for Democrats in Congress to approve the “America’s Citizenship Act of 2021” of the president Joe biden under the Reconciliation rule, which is used primarily for budget matters, but the National Conference of State Legislature (NCLS) confirms that it could apply for immigration reform. That legislative route is currently being followed with the...
    Republicans around the country are plotting a new wave of voter suppression laws in reaction to their 2020 losses, but many of their proposals can be defanged if congressional Democrats take decisive action. Just last month, Democrats introduced sweeping bills that would enact the most transformative changes to our democracy since the 1965 Voting Rights Act and provide a critical bulwark against...
    A group of 14 Republican lawmakers want FBI Director Christopher Wray to brief them on all the facts about Rep. Eric Swalwell's relationship with Fang Fang, a suspected intelligence asset of the Chinese Communist Party. "As our nation faces a growing security threat from the Chinese Communist Party's (CCP) attempts to infiltrate and undermine the United States Government, we...
    BRASILIA, Feb 24 (.) – The Brazilian government is discussing with Congress a measure to relax requirements for the purchase of COVID-19 vaccines from Pfizer Inc and J & J’s Janssen unit, the health minister said on Wednesday. , Eduardo Pazuello. The federal government has had trouble reaching deals, particularly with Pfizer, as the demands of the contract are onerous....
    Susan Wright, the widow of Rep. Ron Wright, R-Texas, who died earlier in February after contracting COVID-19, announced Wednesday that she will seek the seat he held in Congress. "Ron always fought for the people and conservative values of the 6th District," Susan Wright said in a statement. "I'm asking the voters of Ellis, Navarro and Tarrant Counties to help me continue the fight for...
    More On: Coronavirus Alarming study reveals how long COVID-19 survives on fabric FDA backs Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine as safe and effective Woman regrets very unfortunate tattoo she got just before pandemic NYC Health Department website now lists data on COVID-19 variant cases Republicans and Democrats in Congress held a candlelight vigil and moment of silence outside the...
    The Senate hearing on the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection was the blame game to end all blame games: The failure was within the FBI. Or maybe the Army. Or maybe the Capitol Police. But the extremists’ deadly siege of Congress didn’t happen only because individual agencies failed to defend the building, and the riot was not just born of rage...
    NEW YORK (WABC) -- For President Joe Biden's first 100 days in office, Eyewitness News will have a special election edition of "The Countdown" to get you caught up with all of the day's political and campaign news.You can watch it online, on the ABC7NY app or on our Connected TV apps for Fire, Roku, Apple TV and Android TV....
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Security officials testifying at Congress’ first hearing on the deadly siege of the Capitol cast blame and pointed fingers on Tuesday but also acknowledged they were woefully unprepared for the violence. Senators drilled down on the stunning security failure and missed warning signs as rioters loyal to former President Donald Trump stormed the Capitol on Jan. 6,...
    By LISA MASCARO, AP Congressional Correspondent WASHINGTON (AP) — Security officials testifying at Congress' first hearing on the deadly siege of the Capitol cast blame and pointed fingers on Tuesday but also acknowledged they were woefully unprepared for the violence. Senators drilled down on the stunning security failure and missed warning signs as rioters loyal to former President Donald Trump...
    Joe Biden is considering regulating so-called ghost guns as part of his firearms safety policies but some progressives are upset the president hasn't done enough in his first month in office. Biden has signed several executive orders since taking office but gun policy hasn't been a part of them. Now the president is considering executive action that would require buyers...
    WASHINGTON -- Testifying publicly for the first time about the Jan. 6 insurrection, former security officials are poised to cast blame on the Pentagon, the intelligence community and each other for the disastrous failure to anticipate the violent intentions of the mob and defend the Capitol.In prepared remarks before two Senate committees Tuesday, former Capitol Police Chief Steven Sund will...
    WASHINGTON -- Congress is set to hear from former U.S. Capitol security officials for the first time about the massive law enforcement failures on Jan. 6, the day a violent mob laid siege to the building and interrupted the presidential electoral count.Three of the four scheduled to testify Tuesday before two Senate committees resigned under pressure immediately after the deadly...
    By MATTHEW LEE, AP Diplomatic Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — The Biden administration on Friday added a layer of sanctions to a Russian vessel and the shipowner for their work on a new gas pipeline from Russia that is strongly opposed in the U.S. and eastern Europe. But the move was immediately criticized as inadequate by senior Republican lawmakers who noted...
    The fact that the Senate has acquitted former President Donald Trump does not necessarily mean that attempts to prevent him from ascending to the White House have failed. Miami World / Telemundo 51 If Trump ran again as a candidate in 2024, his rivals most likely wield a constitutional clause passed after the Civil War to try to stop him...
    Differences over the new equality laws continue to strain the government. This Tuesday, Congress will vote on the admission for processing of the new equal treatment law presented by the PSOE, which the Socialists registered after unilaterally breaking the negotiations they had with United We Can to agree on a text. Except for surprise, the Lower House will give the...
    The PSOE brings its Equality Law to Congress, despite criticism from Podemos
    MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is expected to brief lawmakers on Monday in an investigation into COVID-19 outbreaks at meat packing plants across the country. The House Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis wants to know what happened that lead to the deaths of more than 250 employees and more than 50,000 infections. RELATED: Car Battery Dead...
    House impeachment managers argued Saturday, as throughout former President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial, that Congress is exempt from the Constitution. Lead manager Rep. Raskin (D-MD) said that because this was not a criminal trial, the legal requirements for “incitement” did not apply, the right to due process did not apply, and even the cherished First Amendment did not apply. In...