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How 2 California Republicans Handle Trump’s Hard Line on Immigration Could Define Their Futures Immigration
How 2 California Republicans Handle Trump’s Hard Line on Immigration Could Define Their Futures

At a recent backyard meet-and-greet, Rep. Dana Rohrabacher pivoted from a campaign pledge that was eliciting silence — “new-generation nuclear energy” — to one sure to rile the Huntington Beach crowd. “We went... Read More

Senate Sets Preliminary Vote Friday on Supreme Court Nominee Kavanaugh In The News
Senate Sets Preliminary Vote Friday on Supreme Court Nominee Kavanaugh

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Wednesday night started the clock for Senate confirmation of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, with a preliminary vote set for Friday and a final vote on Saturday. Read More

Mitch McConnell Sets Friday Vote to Thwart Filibuster of Brett Kavanaugh In The News
Mitch McConnell Sets Friday Vote to Thwart Filibuster of Brett Kavanaugh

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell followed through late Wednesday in setting up a Friday vote to limit debate on Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court nomination. Under Senate rules, the key vote on McConnell’s... Read More

Judge Suspends Trump Administration’s Decision to End Protected Status for Thousands of Immigrants Immigration
Judge Suspends Trump Administration’s Decision to End Protected Status for Thousands of Immigrants

A U.S. district judge in San Francisco has dealt a blow to the Trump administration’s decision to rescind temporary protected status for hundreds of thousands of immigrants. The ruling late Wednesday afternoon will... Read More

Pompeo to Return to North Korea in Bid to Revive Stalled Nuclear Talks Foreign Affairs
Pompeo to Return to North Korea in Bid to Revive Stalled Nuclear Talks

In a bid to revive efforts to dismantle North Korea’s nuclear arsenal, Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo is scheduled to return to Pyongyang on Sunday for meetings with the country’s leader, Kim Jong Un. The State... Read More

FEMA Will Test ‘Presidential Alert’ System Wednesday, Sending Notification to Almost Every US Cellphone In The News
FEMA Will Test ‘Presidential Alert’ System Wednesday, Sending Notification to Almost Every US Cellphone

Don't worry, it’s just President Donald Trump texting you. At 2:18 p.m. EDT Wednesday, Trump will instruct the Federal Emergency Management Agency to send an alert to every cellphone in the United States: “Presidential... Read More

FBI’s Kavanaugh Probe Leads to Fresh Acrimony as McConnell Pushes for Vote Supreme Court
FBI’s Kavanaugh Probe Leads to Fresh Acrimony as McConnell Pushes for Vote

The FBI investigation of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s alleged sexual assault generated new schisms among Republicans on Tuesday as Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell pushed for a vote on the... Read More

Democrat Sharice Davids Outraises GOP’s Kevin Yoder in Kansas 2018 Midterms
Democrat Sharice Davids Outraises GOP’s Kevin Yoder in Kansas

Kansas Democrat Sharice Davids outraised incumbent GOP Rep. Kevin Yoder by more than $1.6 million over the past three months, a strong sign of Democratic enthusiasm in a race that could determine which party... Read More

Jason Kander Ends Campaign for Kansas City, Mo., Mayor to Focus on Depression, PTSD 2018 Midterms
Jason Kander Ends Campaign for Kansas City, Mo., Mayor to Focus on Depression, PTSD

Jason Kander, citing depression and post-traumatic stress disorder, is dropping out of the Kansas City mayor’s race. Kander posted a message on his campaign website and Facebook page saying that in the 11 years since... Read More

EDF, Environmental Groups File Lawsuit to Block Trump Administration's Plan to Roll Back Methane Waste Standards In The News
EDF, Environmental Groups File Lawsuit to Block Trump Administration's Plan to Roll Back Methane Waste Standards
2018-10-03 09:07:13
by TWN Staff

This week, the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) and a broad coalition of health, environmental, Native American and Western citizens’ groups have filed a lawsuit to stop the Trump administration from eliminating... Read More

What Are Members of the House and Senate Saying About the Trump Administration's Revised NAFTA Proposal? Trade
What Are Members of the House and Senate Saying About the Trump Administration's Revised NAFTA Proposal?
2018-10-03 01:54:53
by TWN Staff

Members of Congress react to the trilateral agreement with Mexico and Canada in the renegotiation of North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). Read More

Officials Announce Dates of 2020 Republican National Convention 2020 Elections
Officials Announce Dates of 2020 Republican National Convention

The 2020 Republican National Convention will be held Aug. 24-27 in Charlotte, officials announced Monday, giving organizers less than two years to raise $70 million, ready security plans for tens of thousands of visitors... Read More

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