Florida Republicans vote to limit vaccine mandates

This post was originally published on this siteA bill to limit vaccine mandates for public and private employers in Florida is headed to Gov. Ron DeSantis’ (R) desk after Republicans in the state Senate approved the measure during a special session on Wednesday.Senate Bill 1 seeks to&…

Illegal Immigrant Payoff Prohibition Act would ban financial settlements for undocumented families…

This post was originally published on this siteIllegal Immigrant Payoff Prohibition Act would ban financial settlements for undocumented families separated at Mexican border Rep. Tom McClintock (R-CA4) Let’s settle this, once and for all. Context 5,636 undocumented children were separated from their families at the U.S.-Mexico border during the Trump administration. Most of these occurred during a […]

Biden asks FTC to ‘immediately’ look into whether illegal conduct is pushing up gas prices

This post was originally published on this sitePresident Joe Biden asked the Federal Trade Commission on Wednesday to “immediately” investigate whether illegal activity by oil and gas companies is pushing up gas prices.

Young ‘long haulers’ featured in ad campaign targeted at unvaccinated

This post was originally published on this siteA new ad campaign aims to compel more people to get vaccinated against COVID-19 by raising awareness of the impact of “long COVID” on some who have contracted the disease.”Voices for Long COVID” features testimonies from “long-haulers” between the…

Perdue on possible run for Georgia governor: ‘I’m concerned about the state of our state’

This post was originally published on this siteFormer Sen. David Perdue (R-Ga.) on Wednesday lamented divisions within the Georgia Republican Party and expressed concern about the direction of the state as he weighs a primary challenge to Gov. Brian Kemp (R) next year.Asked in an interview on…

Only two Republicans expected to back censuring Gosar

This post was originally published on this siteOnly two Republicans, Reps. Liz Cheney (Wyo.) and Adam Kinzinger (Ill.), are expected to vote for a resolution on Wednesday to censure Rep. Paul Gosar (R-Ariz.) and take away his committee seats for posting an anime video depicting him engaging in…

What is the FAUCI Act? Why it’s a jab at nation’s top infectious disease doctor

This post was originally published on this site  Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, arrives for a House Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis on the Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, April 15, 2021. Utah Rep. Chris Stewart introduced a bill Tuesday, November 16, 2021 named after Fauci […]

Alabama Republican touts provision in infrastructure bill he voted against

This post was originally published on this siteRep. Gary Palmer (R-Ala.) this week touted a provision in the bipartisan infrastructure law that President Biden signed on Monday, despite the fact that he voted against the legislation.Palmer issued a statement on Monday highlighting a provision…

Challenges to Biden’s workplace vaccine rule assigned to GOP-dominated federal appellate court

Challenges to Biden’s workplace vaccine rule assigned to GOP-dominated federal appellate court

Taliban appeal to US Congress to release Afghan assets

This post was originally published on this site The Taliban called Wednesday on US Congress members to release Afghan assets frozen after their takeover of the country, warning economic turmoil at home could lead to trouble abroad. In an open letter, Taliban Foreign Minister Amir Khan Muttaqi said the biggest challenge facing Afghanistan was financial […]

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