GOP rep: Democrats healthcare subsidy demands derailing government funding deal

The administration, OMB, along with our appropriators, are down to the last final things", Ryan said Wednesday. According to The Hill , Trump's White House has "told Democrats it will continue paying controversial ObamaCare insurer subsidies, lo... More..

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by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

When Is A Wall Not A Wall? GOP Redefines Trump's Border Wall

In this photo taken February 28, 2017, Capitol Hill in Washington . There's an unconventional new president in the White House and Republicans have a lock on Congress, but Washington is still up to its old...More..

Wisconsin offers loan guarantees to dairy farmers
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Wisconsin offers loan guarantees to dairy farmers

The governor said he has remained in contact with the president about the ongoing situation. Walker said Wednesday that Trump's retaliatory move to impose tariffs on Canadian lumber was aggressive but appreci...More..

by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

UC Berkeley offers Ann Coulter a different date

She has vowed to defy a cancellation of a speaking event in University of California, Berkeley . The Young America's Foundation, one of three conservative groups organizing the lecture, castigated what it ...More..

Perdue Confirmed as Agriculture Secretary
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Perdue Confirmed as Agriculture Secretary

The National Corn Growers Association support the new leader implemented to spearhead the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). Trump's newly confirmed Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue was also pres...More..

Trump order seeks to limit federal role in K-12 education
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Trump order seeks to limit federal role in K-12 education

Republicans have long chafed at federal government involvement in education, asserting that states and local governments, school boards and parents are best positioned to decide what students learn. In a move m...More..

Human Remains Found In Old Greenwich Park
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Human Remains Found In Old Greenwich Park

Parks employees discovered human remains in Helen Binney Kitchel Natural Park in Old Greenwich on Wednesday. Greenwich police do not expect to release any additional information until getting more from the of...More..

Suspect in restaurant shooting arrested in Florida
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Suspect in restaurant shooting arrested in Florida

Police say that Douglas Rivas, 34, shot and killed Hernandez in the El Paraiso Restaurant in September of previous year. "People like this who commit these violent crimes, once we're able to apprehend and put...More..

Officer helps save 2 Cincinnati men from burning vehicle
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Officer helps save 2 Cincinnati men from burning vehicle

Flames consumed the front-end of the auto at Bardstown Rd. and Douglass Blvd. after it slammed into a pole on February 2. The auto crashed into a pole and was in flames, trapping two men inside. Police said Rod...More..

Suspended Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore to announce future plans Wednesday afternoon
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Suspended Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore to announce future plans Wednesday afternoon

He was re-elected as chief justice in 2012, a victory he described as a vindication. Jeff Sessions, who became U.S. Attorney General in February. Parker said he believes Moore was "unlawfully removed from off...More..

Active Shooter In Washington Middle School Live Updates
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Active Shooter In Washington Middle School Live Updates

Deputies immediately searched the campus and didn't find a shooter or evidence of a shooting. When officers arrived, they learned there was no active shooter in the school. Mason County Sheriff's officials to...More..

Canadian envoy downplaying talk of potential trade rift with the U.S.
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Canadian envoy downplaying talk of potential trade rift with the U.S.

He says nine million U.S.jobs depend on trade with Canada and that message is getting through to Americans. Canada's ambassador says that Canada is being unfairly maligned. Those exports increased from US$33m...More..

by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Trump to unveil massive tax cuts

When you add on state corporate taxes , the top possible rate jumps to 39.1 percent. Taxes: If White House rumors are correct, President Trump is about to make slashing the corporate tax rate to 15% th...More..

by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

President Trump to Order Review of National Monuments

In a conference call Tuesday night, Zinke said only monuments of 100,000 acres or more would fall under his purview, or 24 to 40 monuments. But many conservationists disagree with this "making sure voices are...More..

Source Politico: Instead of launching tax reform, Trump could ground it
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Source Politico: Instead of launching tax reform, Trump could ground it

Echoing the White House, Republicans on Capitol Hill argued that tax cuts would spur economic growth, reducing or even eliminating any drop in tax revenue. That may prove hard to get by many conservatives, who ...More..

Senator blasts Sessions' Hawaii comments
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Senator blasts Sessions' Hawaii comments

The Attorney General is not backing down from his flippant and hurtful remarks suggesting, intentionally or not, that Hawaii is not a state of equal value to the republic, and that federal judges ruling fro...More..

by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

GOP makes offer to avert shutdown minus border wall funds

Passage of a new stopgap measure would maintain funding through September unless lawmakers decide to approve a more short-term spending bill in hopes of negotiating a second bill in the near future that would i...More..

Royal Caribbean Cruise Ship Completes First Visit To Cuba
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Royal Caribbean Cruise Ship Completes First Visit To Cuba

JetBlue operates 13 times weekly service from Fort Lauderdale to Havana . It was the first time people have been able to experience the island Capital of Havana on a Royal Caribbean cruise. Since the initial...More..

Alabama school agency releases wrong graduation rates
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Alabama school agency releases wrong graduation rates

According to a release, State Superintendent Michael Sentance said a number of mistakes were made in the release of the date, including a coding error in the naming of courses and the lack of verifying final re...More..

Republicans Want To Keep Obamacare Protections For Themselves
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Republicans Want To Keep Obamacare Protections For Themselves

Davidson, who won a special election previous year to replace former House Speaker John Boehner's seat, also likened finding a better plan to purchasing a cell phone, a response that was met with groans and boo...More..