Politics

House Lawmakers Ask For Remote Voting

(CNN) - A bipartisan group of lawmakers in the house of representatives is asking for remote voting amid the coronavirus pandemic. In a letter to congressional leadership, they requested a rule change that would allow for remote voting for…

SCOTUS Postpones Cases

(CNN) - The U.S. Supreme Court is postponing its docket due to the coronavirus pandemic. The session was supposed to start next week. While oral arguments will not be heard right now; the justices could still release opinions in…

Trump Cancels Multiple Events

(CNN) - President Donald Trump has canceled several public events; after giving an address about the coronavirus outbreak. The white house says trump will no longer travel to events in Colorado and Nevada this week. A reception at the…

SCOTUS Considering Taking Up "Remain In Mexico" Policy

(CNN) - The Unites States Supreme Court could take up the "Remain in Mexico" immigration policy. It forces asylum seekers to stay in Mexico while waiting for U.S. court hearings. That's even if they aren't from that country. The…

Trump, Pence Won't Attend St Patrick's Day Lunch

(CNN) - President Donald Trump will not be attending the annual St. Patrick’s Day lunch at the Capitol. The lunch has been held annually since 1987 and is hosted by the sitting speaker. The White House says Trump's decision…

Ivanka Trump Officially Registers As Republican

(CNN) - Ivanka Trump and her husband are reportedly now a part of the grand old party. The senior advisor to the president noted to the New York Times that she has changed her voter registration from Democrat to…

Federal Judge Rules Cuccinelli Unlawfully Appointed

(CNN) - A federal judge says long-time conservative Ken Cuccinelli was unlawfully appointed to lead the agency that processes U.S. immigration requests. Cuccinelli is currently serving as the acting Deputy Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, which oversees…

Obama Sends Cease And Desist Letter To GOP Super PAC

(CNN) - Representatives for former president Barack Obama are demanding a Republican Super PAC stop airing an ad that quotes Obama. The commercial in question uses Obama's words to imply former president Joe Biden supports "plantation politics." The former…

White House To Ask For Less Money To Build Border Wall

(CNN) - The White House is set to ask Congress for less border-wall funding. A budget proposal, expected to be released this week, only asks for $2 billion for the construction of a wall. Last year, the White House…