Senator Barbara Mikulski announced in the morning she would back the deal, giving Obama the 34 and final vote needed to stave off attempts by Republicans to veto the Iran deal. “Many of the same people who argued for the war in Iraq are now making the case against the Iran nuclear deal”, Mr Obama
Some good news! WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate's top Republican is conceding that his party will have to await the next president before it can cut off federal funds that go to Planned Parenthood. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., says Republicans lack the votes to halt the payments. Show More Summary
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell admitted the obvious: The Senate doesn't have the votes to defund Planned Parenthood, and even if it did, President Obama would never sign off on it. Image: Wall Street Journal / YouTube The post McConnell: Defunding Planned Parenthood Isn’t Going to Happen appeared first on RH Reality Check.
Seattle-area teachers and supporters walked off the job in May to protest underfunding of schools at the state level. Ansel Herz Seattle Public Schools Teachers Will Decide Today Whether to Strike: "Contract negotiations between the Seattle Teachers Union and the School District ended Tuesday without a resolution," KING 5 reports. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate's top Republican is conceding that his party will have to await the next president before it can cut off federal funds that go to Planned Parenthood. The majority leader's remarks drew an angry response from conservative Rep. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate's top Republican says it will take a new president before Congress can cut off federal funds for Planned Parenthood. Secretly recorded videos showing Planned Parenthood officials discussing their provision of tissue from aborted fetuses to researchers have prompted Republicans to try cutting off its federal money.
It's been an interesting few weeks for Kylie Jenner. It all began last month when Kylie turned 18. Thus, far she's wasted no time crossing items off her Legal Adult Bucket List. No, she hasn't voted or joined the military, but she did...Show More Summary
Labor Day isn’t just a day off from work to eat good barbecue with friends and family. It’s a celebration of America’s labor movement and its workers.
The number 7 shirt is arguably the most glamorous to possess at Manchester United. Current number 7 Memphis Depay has gotten off to a great start at Old Trafford but he should know that he’s got big boots to fill. Or a big shirt. You get the point. Show More Summary
Harrison Barnes was just thrilled to see pandas at a panda breeding center, while Kenneth Faried decided to take a bit of time off (...)
Aug. 27--The Novato City Council on Tuesday signed off on controversial plans for a redesigned downtown transit center. Despite protests from many who attended a packed meeting in which at least 20 people spoke, council members voted 4-1,
John Beilein was voted best offensive coach in the country by his peers in an anonymous poll by CBS Sports. In honor of Beilein’s offense, we enlisted the help of Gibson Pyper of HalfCourtHoops (@HalfCourtHoops) to break down some of Beilein’s most effective sets. Today we start with the early dribble hand off. Show More Summary
Further improvement for Bill Shorten in this week's aggregated poll readings, but some of the gloss has come off the sizeable lead Labor opened up last week on voting intention.
North Dakota Senator Heidi Heitkamp kicked off a waiting game yesterday when she said, in the wake of Governor Jack Dalrymple’s announced retirement, that she would announce her intentions with regard to running for that office “sooner rather than later.” People I’ve spoken to say that’s probably September. Until then, it’s anyone’s guess as to...
"I just deleted all the German names off my phone.........."
We've all done things to piss off our parents: going out with a terrible person you didn't even like just to be rebellious, getting a bogus degree, voting for whoever they don't want you to vote for. Still, this text that a 17-year-old...Show More Summary
Several dynamic women slay on reality television, but who reigns as the ultimate queen? VH1's weeklong competition kicks off today. It's time to vote for your fave!
VIDEO: D.C. residents and tourists sound off to PJM about their picks for 2016.
Illinois Democratic Rep. Dan Lipinski Leading Off: • IL-03: Illinois Rep. Dan Lipinski is one of the worst Democrats—very possibly the worst—in the House: Among other things, he voted against Obamacare from the right, he's reliably anti-choice, and he's hostile to gay rights. Show More Summary
Talk about an August of outsiders. Internet meme and presidential candidate Deez Nuts has pulled off a surprising feat in a North Carolina poll, raking in 9 percent of the vote in a theoretical 2016 general election matchup against former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and real estate mogul...