Government And Politics

Trump Fed nominee Shelton promises 'intellectual diversity'

Feb 13, 2020

President Donald Trump's nominee to the Federal Reserve touted her credentials in written testimony Thursday and said she would “work collegially” if approved

Japan’s health ministry says about 60 more people on a quarantined cruise ship have tested positive for new virus

Feb 10, 2020

Japan’s health ministry says about 60 more people on a quarantined cruise ship have tested positive for new virus

AP News Guide: Special congressional election in Maryland

Feb 3, 2020

Maryland voters are deciding which candidates will be the nominees for the congressional seat that was held by the late Rep. Elijah Cummings

France confirms 3 cases of virus from China, 1st in Europe

Jan 24, 2020

France has announced three confirmed cases of the deadly new virus from China, the first cases in Europe and the first outside Asia and the United States

Illinois: Error registered a possible 545 noncitizen voters

Jan 23, 2020

Officials say a computer error in Illinois' new automatic voter registration system may have led to 545 non-U.S. citizens being registered to vote, 15 of whom cast ballots

US to impose visas restrictions for pregnant women

Jan 22, 2020

The Trump administration is coming out with new visa restrictions aimed at restricting a practice known as “birth tourism

Dem senator says he has 51 votes to restrain Trump on Iran

Jan 14, 2020

A Democratic senator says he has at least 51 votes to support a bipartisan resolution asserting that President Donald Trump must seek approval from Congress before engaging in further military action against Iran

Virginia teen charged in 'swatting' ring linked to neo-Nazis

Jan 14, 2020

The U.S. Justice Department has charged a former Virginia college student with calling in fake emergencies to prompt law enforcement response, in coordination with a group the FBI labelled as sympathetic to neo-Nazi ideology

Pelosi: Americans want 'fair trial' on Trump impeachment

Jan 12, 2020

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says senators will “pay a price” if they block new witnesses from testifying in President Donald Trump's upcoming impeachment trial

Texas governor to reject new refugees, first under Trump

Jan 10, 2020

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott says the state will reject the resettlement of new refugees, becoming the first state known to do so under a recent Trump administration order

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