Senate Democrats are making public their planned votes for opposing or supporting Judge Neil Gorsuch’s nomination to the Supreme Court. The Republicans hold 52 seats in the Senate, and they would need 60 votes to avoid a filibuster that could block the confirmation. As of Monday morning, three Democrats have said they will support Gorsuch … Continued
Humans are one step closer to travel to Mars and other planets, thanks to a successful SpaceX launch yesterday evening. After 15 years of experimentation and labor, the company proved that they have a reusable orbit-class booster design. The rocket launched at 6:27 EDT. Eight and a half minutes later, the first-stage booster landed on … Continued
The City of Seattle is suing the federal government over the Trump administration’s threats to withhold federal funds from “sanctuary cities,” Mayor Ed Murray announced yesterday. The suit will be heard in the U.S. District Court of Western Washington, the same court that blocked Trump’s first immigration ban. “Our lawsuit is staying true to our … Continued
Eight West Coast leaders have issued a statement defying President Donald Trump’s environmental policy rollbacks and committing to continuing to fight climate change by reducing carbon emissions and pollution: “As the governors of Washington, Oregon and California and the mayors of Seattle, Portland, San Francisco, Oakland and Los Angeles, we speak today in support of the Clean Power Plan. We … Continued
The weekly Gallup Poll released yesterday shows that President Donald Trump’s approval ratings fell to a new low after the failure of the Republican health care bill. His approval ratings have dropped even more in key groups of his supporters: independents, people without a college degree, whites, and regular churchgoers. Trump approval PLUMMETS to 36% – … Continued
Scott Pruitt, head of the Environmental Protection Agency, announced that President Donald Trump will sign an executive order ending the Obama administration’s Clean Power Plan
Approve the American Health Care Act today or President Donald Trump will move on to other priorities. That’s the message the administration gave Republicans in the House of Representatives during a closed-door meeting Thursday night. Back at the @WhiteHouse discussing a better plan for the people of #NM02 who no longer have choice in health … Continued
Canada has unveiled its 2017 budget plan and it stands in stark contrast to the budget presented by President Donald Trump last week. The Canadian budget focuses on social programs, not the military, and defines “a strong Canada” with programs focused on universal health care, programs for veterans, and plans to address gender inequality. Some … Continued
During Supreme Court confirmation hearings, Senator Al Franken exposed the absurdity of one Neil Gorsuch’s heartless appeals court rulings.
Senior judicial analyst Andrew Napolitano will not appear on Fox News for an unknown period of time. The former judge, who had been a regular guest on many of the network’s programs, has not been on the air since last Thursday.