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First Confirmed Case Of Omicron COVID-19 Variant Identified In Ventura County

First Confirmed Case Of Omicron COVID-19 Variant Identified In Ventura County

Ventura, CA – The County of Ventura Public Health Department has received confirmation of its first case of COVID-19 with mutations consistent with the new Omicron variant (B.1.1.529). The individual, who is a fully vaccinated adult, is self-isolating, and their symptoms are improving without medical care. A small number of close contacts have been identified […]

Senate confirms Rex Tillerson as Secretary of State

Senate confirms Rex Tillerson as Secretary of State

By Guy Taylor  The Senate voted Wednesday afternoon to confirm Rex Tillerson as the nation’s 69th secretary of state, officially making the former ExxonMobil CEO America’s top diplomat and chief foreign policy adviser to President Trump. In a 56-43 vote, Republicans picked up three Democratic votes to pierce the minority’s hoped-for united front against Mr. […]

Loretta Lynch confirmed as Attorney General to replace Eric Holder

Loretta Lynch confirmed as Attorney General to replace Eric Holder