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Psaki Says Biden Was Criticizing ‘Xenophobic’ Tweet From Trump, Not Travel Restrictions

Psaki Says Biden Was Criticizing ‘Xenophobic’ Tweet From Trump, Not Travel Restrictions

by Sebastian Hughes White House press secretary Jen Psaki pushed back on allegations President Joe Biden was being hypocritical in issuing travel restrictions on South Africa and other neighboring nations after criticizing the ones former President Donald Trump placed on China. As a candidate for president, Biden referred to Trump’s “hysterical xenophobia” while on stage […]

POLITICS | Pelosi: House to Vote on Bill to Repeal Trump’s Travel Ban

POLITICS | Pelosi: House to Vote on Bill to Repeal Trump’s Travel Ban

  BY JACK PHILLIPS   House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said the House will consider legislation to repeal the Trump administration’s travel ban on several countries about two years after the Supreme Court upheld the measure. The initial travel ban, which was implemented in early 2017, placed restrictions on travel to the United States for citizens of Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, […]

California Adds Iowa To ‘Travel Ban’ Due To Its Refusal To Cover Gender Transitions In Medicaid

California Adds Iowa To ‘Travel Ban’ Due To Its Refusal To Cover Gender Transitions In Medicaid

MATT M. MILLER CONTRIBUTOR   California’s attorney general announced the state added Iowa to a “travel ban” on account of the Midwestern state’s refusal to cover gender transitioning procedures within Medicaid. State Attorney General Xavier Becerra made the announcement on Sept. 13 prohibiting taxpayer-funded travel to Iowa for public employees and state university students as of Oct. 4, […]

Supreme Court Decisions/Retirement, ICE, California’s Gas Tax and Daylight Savings Time On Ballot |Look At News Daily  (June 23-29/Day 154-162) Week 23

Supreme Court Decisions/Retirement, ICE, California’s Gas Tax and Daylight Savings Time On Ballot |Look At News Daily  (June 23-29/Day 154-162) Week 23

By Michael Hernandez   June 23 (Saturday):  Day 154 President Trump approval rating going up President Trump currently enjoys a higher approval rating than the embattled FBI and its disgraced former director, James Comey. According to the Real Clear Politics poll of polls, Trump’s approval rating is 44 percent which is a point higher than the […]

Supremes Deal Victory For Trump, Uphold Travel Ban

Supremes Deal Victory For Trump, Uphold Travel Ban

Kevin Daley | Supreme Court Reporter   A five-justice majority of the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the latest iteration of President Donald Trump’s travel sanctions Tuesday. Chief Justice John Roberts wrote the Court’s opinion, joined by Justices Anthony Kennedy, Clarence Thomas, Samuel Alito, and Neil Gorsuch. “The president has lawfully exercised the broad discretion granted to him […]

Gavel Down: Closing out the Week in Congress (Feb. 6-10, 2017)

Gavel Down: Closing out the Week in Congress (Feb. 6-10, 2017)

House passed bill to extend privacy protections to old emails. Senate confirmed three more nominees in historic confirmation sessions in more ways than one. House passed three more resolutions aimed at reversing executive rules. President Trump signed executive orders focused on law enforcement officers and Justice Department. Appeals court maintained freeze on travel ban executive […]

Ebola Facts And Fantasies

Ebola Facts And Fantasies

By Gregory J. Welborn, 10/17/2014   Americans are becoming increasingly fearful of Ebola.  Sadly, much of that fear is based on misunderstanding.  To deal successfully with this deadly disease, we need to understand where there is real danger and where there is not, so that we can effectively demand that our elected leaders contribute to […]

Bring it (Ebola) on… Over

Bring it (Ebola) on… Over