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‘Hit list’ With More Than 100 Names Found in Bomb Suspect’s Van, Sources Say National Security
‘Hit list’ With More Than 100 Names Found in Bomb Suspect’s Van, Sources Say
October 30, 2018
by Christina Paulos

Cesar Sayoc, a strident supporter of President Donald Trump charged with directing a mail-bomb campaign in South Florida against prominent Democrats, kept a “hit list” of more than 100 potential political targets, according to law enforcement... Read More

Feds Widen Search for Others who May Have Helped Florida Mail-Bomb Suspect National Security
Feds Widen Search for Others who May Have Helped Florida Mail-Bomb Suspect
October 29, 2018
by Christina Paulos

The quick arrest of a homeless man living in his van on charges of sending more than a dozen mail bombs to notable Democrats around the country may have signaled the climax of a massive federal investigation during the... Read More

If Parents Get Deported, Who Gets Their Children? Immigration
If Parents Get Deported, Who Gets Their Children?
October 29, 2018
by Christina Paulos

As the Trump administration increases immigration enforcement actions against working adults, grandparents and other extended family members — often immigrants themselves — are stepping in to care for many of those... Read More

Bomb Suspect Cesar Sayoc, Lost and Angry, Found His Tribe with Trump In The News
Bomb Suspect Cesar Sayoc, Lost and Angry, Found His Tribe with Trump
October 29, 2018
by Christina Paulos

October 29, 2018 By Linda Robertson, Sarah Blaskey and Martin Vassolo Cesar Sayoc lived on the crummy strip-mall fringes of South Florida, sleeping in a van that stank of sweaty gym clothes, delivering pizzas on the graveyard shift and working as floorman inside a smoky, dingy gentlemen’s club… Read More

Far-right Jair Bolsonaro Wins Brazil’s Runoff for President In The News
Far-right Jair Bolsonaro Wins Brazil’s Runoff for President
October 29, 2018
by Christina Paulos

Brazil’s far-right candidate Jair Bolsonaro won Sunday’s presidential runoff, according to a nearly complete count of the vote published by electoral authorities. Bolsonaro got 55.5 percent of the votes followed by Workers’ Party... Read More

Democrats Seize on Education as an Issue to Win Governorships in Republican States Education
Democrats Seize on Education as an Issue to Win Governorships in Republican States
October 29, 2018
by Christina Paulos

Right after the bell rings to end the school day, Shari Gateley hurriedly tidies up her classroom and dashes into the teachers’ lounge. She emerges in sneakers and a campaign T-shirt, ready to knock on doors for Drew Edmondson... Read More

Trump Tax Cuts Will Wait Until 2019 if the GOP is Still in Charge, Says Brady Economy
Trump Tax Cuts Will Wait Until 2019 if the GOP is Still in Charge, Says Brady
October 26, 2018
by Christina Paulos

The chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee is appearing to punt President Donald Trump’s new middle class tax cut plan to 2019. Rep. Kevin Brady made clear Friday that the additional 10 percent middle class... Read More

On the Border in El Paso, the Migrant Caravans Arrive so Regularly There’s a Housing Crunch Immigration
On the Border in El Paso, the Migrant Caravans Arrive so Regularly There’s a Housing Crunch
October 26, 2018
by Christina Paulos

While President Donald Trump railed against a migrant caravan wending its way north through Mexico this week, hundreds of Central American immigrant families had already arrived at the border and been released into the U.S. by authorities. Read More

Who Is Cesar Sayoc Jr., the Man Arrested in Plot to Mail Bombs to Trump Critics? National Security
Who Is Cesar Sayoc Jr., the Man Arrested in Plot to Mail Bombs to Trump Critics?
October 26, 2018
by Christina Paulos

Cesar Altieri Sayoc, 56, of Aventura, Fla., was arrested in Plantation, Fla., on Friday in connection with a series of pipe bombs that were mailed to at least 12 critics of President Donald Trump. Sayoc is a registered Republican... Read More

Stand With Parkland President To Discuss School Safety Ahead of Midterms National Security
Stand With Parkland President To Discuss School Safety Ahead of Midterms
October 26, 2018
by TWN Staff

Tony Montalto, President of Stand with Parkland, a school safety advocacy organization comprised of all 17 families of the victims of the Parkland shooting, discussed school safety this week ahead of the upcoming midterm elections. Read More

In Brief Moment of Bipartisanship, Trump Sign Opioid Bill Bipartisan
In Brief Moment of Bipartisanship, Trump Sign Opioid Bill
October 26, 2018
by TWN Staff

As Members of Congress continue to battle it out with just a little over a week to go before the midterm elections, a rare moment of bipartisan accomplishment back in Washington. President Trump signed into law H.R.6, the... Read More

PPI Addresses the Future of Health Care in New Report, Advises Dem Candidates not to Take Trump’s Bait Health
PPI Addresses the Future of Health Care in New Report, Advises Dem Candidates not to Take Trump’s Bait
October 26, 2018
by TWN Staff

On the cusp of the midterm elections, the Progressive Policy Institute is tackling health care. This week, the progressive think tank issued "Progressives and health care: What comes next?" In issuing the report, the... Read More

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