Trump Made The Freedom Caucus An Offer They Can Refuse

The Clarion-Ledger spoke with Mississippi Congressman about how they'll vote Thursday. But by the afternoon, it was clear the legislation was in severe jeopardy. U.S. House members are scheduled Thursday to vote on a new healthcare bill . Failur... More..

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California says GOP health bill would cost state billions
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

California says GOP health bill would cost state billions

Thursday's White House meeting between Trump and Freedom Caucus members looked to be pivotal as to whether the vote could go forward as planned. Now Republicans are staring at the possibility of failure at the ...More..

400-acre Florida brush fire started by book-burner
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

400-acre Florida brush fire started by book-burner

Burning household garbage is illegal in Florida. Winter says that as of Thursday morning the fire was at 65 per cent containment, with numerous hotspots still of concern to firefighters. "The guy that did it ...More..

What Neil Gorsuch's confirmation would mean for the US Supreme Court
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

What Neil Gorsuch's confirmation would mean for the US Supreme Court

Even Gorsuch himself called it a "softball" question, answering that he would make decisions "based on what the laws and facts in the particular case require". "It has been reaffirmed many times", Gorsuch sai...More..

Baton Rouge deputy shot and killed
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Baton Rouge deputy shot and killed

Wiley has already been hit with other counts, including rape, and has not been charged for the shooting, which remains under investigation. Wiley was accused of inappropriately touching a 10-year-old girl with ...More..

Shares Bounding to a New High Mark: Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR)
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Shares Bounding to a New High Mark: Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR)

At present, 19 analysts recommended Holding these shares while 2 recommended sell, according to FactSet data. Other equities analysts have also recently issued reports about the company. The ex-dividend date ...More..

Candy maker Haribo to build near Kenosha
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Candy maker Haribo to build near Kenosha

Scott Walker said in a news conference, according to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel . "On behalf of the state, I want to thank HARIBO for its decision to establish its North American manufacturing opera...More..

$155.2 million Powerball jackpot victor in Wisconsin
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

$155.2 million Powerball jackpot victor in Wisconsin

The winning numbers were 2-9-27-29-42 Powerball 9 Power Play 2x. A victor of $155.2 million must claim their ticket in person at the Wisconsin Lottery's office in Madison. "One of my employees found it on the...More..

Mass. unemployment rate ticks up despite more jobs
by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Mass. unemployment rate ticks up despite more jobs

Information, which includes information technology professionals, had the biggest job loss in percentage terms over the year. The 5.3 percent rate is down from 5.5 percent in January. "Our unemployment rate f...More..

ME jobs website hacked, personal data may be compromised, officials say
by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

ME jobs website hacked, personal data may be compromised, officials say

Maine eliminated its Maine Job Bank service within the Department of Labor in July and outsourced the work to America's JobLink, citing cost savings and better technology as the reasons. Additional information ...More..

Bathroom Bill Halted in TN Legislature
by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Bathroom Bill Halted in TN Legislature

But Sen. Dennis Kruse, (R-Auburn), says it won't be easy for schools to execute. House Bill 1024 allows students to express their religious beliefs in homework, artwork, clothing without fear of discriminat...More..

by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

GOP divisions still showing as health care bill vote looms

Despite the Republicans' best efforts to persuade the caucus to vote in favour of the bill, at least 25 members of the conservative group remain unconvinced by Trump's proposed replacement. It also would allow ...More..

Democrats Just Moved Closer to Filibustering Neil Gorsuch
by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Democrats Just Moved Closer to Filibustering Neil Gorsuch

Charles E. Grassley, R-Iowa asked him . Gorsuch early on stressed his commitment to judicial independence, twice talking about how there are no Democrat or Republican judges. "Do you think he [Garland] was t...More..

Graham Accuses Democrats of Imitating Trump in Gorsuch Attacks
by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Graham Accuses Democrats of Imitating Trump in Gorsuch Attacks

While there was no mention of President Donald Trump in the question - which came from the top Republican on the Judiciary Committee, Republican Sen. But he refused to say whether Senate Republicans had mis...More..

Beauty and the Beast Won't Get Sequel
by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Beauty and the Beast Won't Get Sequel

But after Disney chose to stop the film's release there, rather than agree to cuts, Malaysian authorities made a decision to allow the film to be released next week in its entirety. Over the years people ha...More..

by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Neil Gorsuch sticks to the script

Wade , the case establishing a right to abortion, and what he would have done had Trump asked him to do so. That rankled Franken, who said that Gorsuch's opinion "makes me question your judgement". "I could hav...More..

White House: Trump isn't considering a carbon tax
by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

White House: Trump isn't considering a carbon tax

Meanwhile Democrats rallied against the Republican bill in a House Rules Committee meeting yesterday, saying it will cut coverage and raise costs for Americans, including those in the Bay State. Rep. Trey Gowdy...More..

Rick Perry Questions Texas A&M Student Election
by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Rick Perry Questions Texas A&M Student Election

Brooks is slated to take office April 21. He finally called on the election commissioner and chief justice to explain why they disqualified McIntosh over what he says are "anonymous complaints and flimsy tech...More..

Penn State Football Names Team Captains for 2017 Season
by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Penn State Football Names Team Captains for 2017 Season

For his efforts, he was named a second-team All-Big Ten selection, and won the MVP of the Big Ten Championship win for the Nittany Lions against Wisconsin. Cabinda has been a big part of the Penn State defense ...More..

Krauthammer Hesitates To Say Nunes Revelations Vindicate Trump
by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Krauthammer Hesitates To Say Nunes Revelations Vindicate Trump

On Dec. 2, for example, Trump spoke with Tsai Ing-wen, the president of Taiwan, in a conversation that at least temporarily threatened to upset delicate relations between the US and the Chinese government. Mike...More..