Supreme Court hears arguments on scope of Second Amendment and gun control laws

This post was originally published on this siteTwo days after hearing a major abortion case, the Supreme Court will take the bench again on Wednesday to discuss another topic that bitterly divides the country: gun rights.

Republican Mike Carey wins OH-15 special election

This post was originally published on this site Republican former lobbyist Mike Carey has won a special election to represent Ohio’s 15th Congressional District. The race raised the profile of an otherwise typical off-year election dominated by local offices like city council or school board. The contest was seen by some outside Ohio as one […]

Phil Murphy and Jack Ciattarelli locked in tight race for New Jersey governorship

This post was originally published on this site The race for governor is too close to call. Gov. Phil Murphy and former Assemblyman Jack Ciattarelli were locked in a tight race Thursday night, and it’s unclear whether late-reported votes in Democratic counties like Passaic, Somerset, and Mercer will be enough to hand the incumbent a […]

FDNY ‘sickout’ intensifies drama over vaccine mandate

This post was originally published on this siteBattles have erupted between officials and first responders as COVID-19 vaccine mandates go into effect and unions representing workers ramp up their resistance to the requirements. In New York City, an irregular number of more than 2,000…

Elections are a warning shot for Democrats. Will they heed it?

This post was originally published on this siteAnalysis: The good news for the party is that it has a year until the midterms. The bad news: it’s already fighting over what went wrong.

Biden has to make good on pledges he made at the U.N. climate summit

This post was originally published on this siteThe president is back from Scotland, where he urged other leaders to do more to curb climate change. He’s returning to a fight among Democrats over legislation that includes his own climate measures.

5 takeaways from Republicans’ big win in Virginia and the shocker in New Jersey

This post was originally published on this site The first big electoral night of the Biden presidency provided a bad omen for Democrats in 2022, and Republicans may have found a way to campaign in the post-Trump era. (Image credit: Andrew Harnik/AP)

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