Alaska Will Test a New Voting System in Tuesday’s Elections

This post was originally published on this siteVoters in Alaska will use ranked-choice voting for a general election for the first time and will take part in a new open-primary system.

Judge to hold hearing on request to unseal Mar-a-Lago affidavit

This post was originally published on this siteThe federal magistrate judge who approved the Mar-a-Lago search warrant will hold a hearing Thursday at the court in Florida to discuss requests to unseal investigators’ probable cause affidavit, which the Justice Department has opposed releasing.

US Air Force tests nuclear-capable long-range missile

This post was originally published on this siteThe US Air Force on Tuesday tested an unarmed nuclear-capable long-range missile, according to the Air Force Global Strike Command.

Alaska Will Test a New Voting System in Tuesday’s Elections

This post was originally published on this siteVoters in Alaska will use ranked-choice voting for a general election for the first time and will take part in a new open-primary system.

Residential Construction Dropped Sharply in July

This post was originally published on this siteHousing starts fell 9.6% from the month before, as high inflation and higher mortgage rates make it more expensive to build and buy property.

House conservatives call for spending freeze until next Congress is sworn in

This post was originally published on this siteThe conservative House Freedom Caucus wants Republican leaders in the House and Senate to try to delay passing a new budget until after the new year, when the GOP may have control of one or both chambers of Congress. The caucus urged House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) […]

Judge to hold hearing on request to unseal Mar-a-Lago affidavit

This post was originally published on this siteThe federal magistrate judge who approved the Mar-a-Lago search warrant will hold a hearing Thursday at the court in Florida to discuss requests to unseal investigators’ probable cause affidavit, which the Justice Department has opposed releasing.

Gerrymandering Is Making Elections Less Competitive

This post was originally published on this site  By the time voters go to the polls in November’s midterm elections, the vast majority of congressional races will have effectively been decided. That’s because the number of competitive congressional districts has declined sharply since two years ago, thanks to the bipartisan effort at carving safe seats […]

FBI Returns Donald Trump’s 3 Passports Seized In Mar-A-Lago Search

This post was originally published on this siteTrump claimed federal agents “stole” his travel documents in their search of his Florida estate.

The Stock Market’s Rebound Has History on Its Side

This post was originally published on this siteSince 1926, equities have recovered more than half of a 10% or larger decline 79 times and only once, in March 1930, did they reach a new low before setting a new all-time peak.

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