It’s not every day that teenagers get to make amends after one of their most demoralizing sports moments. A year ago, San Juan Capistrano JSerra was the No. 1 prep baseball team in America. It traveled to Newhall and lost to Hart, 10-6, in the Southern Section Division 1 quarterfinals. “I was crying....
Washington, D.C. has some of the strictest gun laws in the country. But one case might be successful in overturning one of their most restrictive laws, and a federal appeals
When Paul Ryan took the reins as Speaker, House Republicans were clamoring for the chamber to keep what's called "regular order," which allows members more free-wheeling opportunities to offer amendments. But all that is changing after...Show More Summary
Georgia Rep. Rick Allen berated his fellow Republicans for their "sin" of backing an anti-discrimination amendment
The Senate Judiciary Committee delayed a vote on the Electronic Communications Privacy Act (ECPA) Amendments Act on Thursday, as Senate Republicans seek to add proposals to the bill, signaling a probable increase in surveillance and a significant reduction in email privacy.
While the anti-discrimination amendment passed with a bipartisan majority, the full bill failed to get the votes.
Isn’t it funny how liberals want the protection of a gun, but speak out the loudest against them? Here’s what happens when you ‘don’t believe in’ the 2nd Amendment: Frank
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The annual intelligence authorization is under way, with the Senate deciding how much money the nation's spy agencies will receive next year, along with anything else they can slip in while no one's looking. The entire discussion takes...Show More Summary
On Thursday, Rep. Sean Maloney’s amendment to protect the LGBT community from workplace discrimination was doomed for the second time in two...
The Seventh Amendment to the U. S. Constitution states: “In Suits at common law, where the value in controversy shall exceed twenty dollars, the right of trial by jury shall be preserved, and no fact tried by a jury, shall be otherwise re-examined in any Court of the United States, than according to the rules... Show More Summary
So your lawsuit doesn't have any chance in hell based on the facts at hand? No problem - blame the mayor : The family of a 16-year-old boy fatally shot by Chicago police during a chase on the West Side last month filed an amended wrongful...Show More Summary
Facebook could win a class action lawsuit over its facial recognition feature if this BIPA amendment passes in Illinois. One way to avoid difficult legislation is to change the law altogether. Read Full Story
Responding to universal angst about the pace of the Sound Transit 3 (ST3) Draft Plan, this afternoon the Sound Transit (ST) Board introduced a series of amendments that propose a leaner, faster Sound Transit 3 measure. The Board will vote on each of these amendments at its Special Meeting on June 2, ahead of a […]
The US Congress should have better oversight of military sales to Saudi Arabia, according to an amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) introduced by Senators Chris Murphy and Rand Paul said in a statement.
Violations of privacy, a long-standing vendetta, a motivated billionaire, and how it all relates to the First Amendment
Katie Couric may fancy herself a journalist, but whatever she has been, she is now a propagandist. She recently produced a new “documentary” examining gun violence and Second Amendment issues
Hillary Clinton has not called for abolishing the Second Amendment, but the reason Donald Trump says so, as one of his spokespeople explained, is because "gun control essentially is abolishing the Second Amendment."
Two anti-LGBTQ amendments that made it into the same energy and water appropriations bill did not appease conservatives. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) charged that the amendments constituted support for North Carolina’s discriminatory, anti-transgender "bathroom bill." The post Battle Over LGBTQ Rights Throws House Floor Into Disarray—Again appeared first on Rewire.
Today’s the big day. At today’s Sound Transit (ST) Board Meeting, the Board will offer amendments to the Draft Plan released in March. Today is the single most consequential day in shaping what will be the final plan adopted in June. Will timelines change? Will new projects be added or projects cut? We’ll be tweeting […]