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Sen. Atkins Says New Trump Rule Could Cut Food Stamps for 700,000 Californians - Times of San Diego

Senate President Toni G. Atkins warned that a tightening of work rules by the Trump administration could end food assistance for 700,000 in California. Read full article: Sen. Atkins Says New Trump Rule Could Cu...→

Sen. Atkins Says New Trump Rule Could Cut Food Stamps for 700,000 Californians - Times of San Diego

Senate President Toni G. Atkins warned that a tightening of work rules by the Trump administration could end food assistance for 700,000 in California. Read full article: Sen. Atkins Says New Trump Rule Could Cu...→

How will Trump administration’s changes to food stamps affect Minnesota? Tens of thousands will see cuts or lose aid completely.

How will Trump administration’s changes to food stamps affect Minnesota? Tens of thousands will see cuts or lose aid completely.

An effort by the Trump administration to “restore the dignity of work” means tens of thousands of Minnesotans could see cuts or a total loss of federal food-stamp benefits. Read full article: How will Trump administration’s changes ...→

Trump Needs a Working-Class Tax Cut to Keep America Great

Trump Needs a Working-Class Tax Cut to Keep America Great

There’s no doubt that President Trump’s Tax Cuts and Jobs Act and massive deregulation lifted the economy and stock market to unprecedented levels that bolster retirement plans, pensions, and created jobs. Read full article: Trump Needs a Working-Class Tax Cut to K...→

Suit Filed to Block New Trump Admin Food Stamps Regs

Suit Filed to Block New Trump Admin Food Stamps Regs

The Trump administration eliminating food stamp benefits for hundreds of thousands of people is facing a lawsuit challenge from a coalition of 14 states, along with New York City and Washington, D.C. Read full article: Suit Filed to Block New Trump Admin Food...→

13 states sue Trump administration over food stamp rule

13 states sue Trump administration over food stamp rule

The lawsuit argues that USDA unlawfully limited states' discretion to exempt certain adults from work requirements for an extended period of time based on local employment conditions. Read full article: 13 states sue Trump administration over ...→

Trump to issue new rule ensuring prayer in schools is protected

Trump to issue new rule ensuring prayer in schools is protected

President Trump is issuing updated rules on Thursday to ensure that public school students are allowed to engage in constitutionally protected prayer. Read full article: Trump to issue new rule ensuring prayer ...→

Fact Check: Trump Distorts Data, Dems Cut Some Corners

Fact Check: Trump Distorts Data, Dems Cut Some Corners

Rallying in swing-state Wisconsin, President Donald Trump used misleading economic data to claim he’s created a “blue collar boom” while Democrats vying to replace him cut some corners on the facts in their latest presidential debate. Read full article: Fact Check: Trump Distorts Data, Dems Cu...→

Fighting Hunger: CitySquare in Dallas Program Works to Cut Down Food Waste

Fighting Hunger: CitySquare in Dallas Program Works to Cut Down Food Waste

The kitchen at CitySquare in Dallas is a place of culinary creativity. The goal is prevent good food from going in the dumpster because it went bad before someone who needed it had the opportunity to eat it. Read full article: Fighting Hunger: CitySquare in Dallas Pr...→

Trump Policy Rolls Back Obama's 'Joint Employer' Rule

Trump Policy Rolls Back Obama's 'Joint Employer' Rule

The Labor Department issued an official rule on Sunday that corporations are only liable when they directly control the policies of their franchisees, effectively rolling back Obama administration policy that had tried to benefit unions, the Washington Examiner reported.The... Read full article: Trump Policy Rolls Back Obama's 'Joint E...→

Texas becomes first state under Trump rule to refuse refugees

Texas becomes first state under Trump rule to refuse refugees

Refugees who are initially settled in another U.S. state can subsequently move to Texas, but they would not have access to federal resettlement benefits, such as housing, there, resettlement agenci… Read full article: Texas becomes first state under Trump ru...→

Sen. Lee ‘insulted’ after Trump administration gives ‘worst briefing’ on Iran conflict

Sen. Lee ‘insulted’ after Trump administration gives ‘worst briefing’ on Iran conflict

Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, criticized the Trump administration’s briefing on the Iran conflict. Lee said it was “probably the worst briefing I’ve seen, at least on a military issue, in the nine years I’ve served in the U.S. Senate.” Read full article: Sen. Lee ‘insulted’ after Trump administ...→

Trump Administration Loses Fight To Temporarily Block Public Charge Rule For Immigrants

Trump Administration Loses Fight To Temporarily Block Public Charge Rule For Immigrants

The Trump administration has lost its latest bid to implement a rule that would make it harder for low income immigrants to get green cards. Read full article: Trump Administration Loses Fight To Temp...→

Appeals Court in NY Keeps Block of Trump Immigration Rule in Place

Appeals Court in NY Keeps Block of Trump Immigration Rule in Place

A federal appeals court in New York on Wednesday rejected a motion from the Trump administration that would have allowed it to implement a policy connecting the use of public benefits with whether immigrants could become permanent residents. The ruling from the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals denied the administration’s motion to lift a temporary national injunction that had… Read full article: Appeals Court in NY Keeps Block of Trump...→

GOP Sen. Rand Paul thinks Trump needs permission from Congress in Iran, says

GOP Sen. Rand Paul thinks Trump needs permission from Congress in Iran, says "killing country's major general is an act of war"

Republican Senator Rand Paul told CNN's Wolf Blitzer Monday that he believes that Congress needs to approve a declaration of war with Iraq after President Donald Trump's termination of Iranian general Qassem Soleimani. "I think killing a country's major general is an act of war," said Paul. Read full article: GOP Sen. Rand Paul thinks Trump needs pe...→

Trump Rule Would Exclude Climate Change in Infrastructure Planning

Trump Rule Would Exclude Climate Change in Infrastructure Planning

The administration will propose that federal agencies be allowed to disregard climate change when assessing the environmental effects of major projects. Read full article: Trump Rule Would Exclude Climate Change ...→

MSNBC's Joy Reid dismisses Thanksgiving as 'problematic' 'food holiday,' mocks Trump supporters

MSNBC's Joy Reid dismisses Thanksgiving as 'problematic' 'food holiday,' mocks Trump supporters

MSNBC's liberal weekend host Joy Reid diminished Thanksgiving as a "food holiday" with a "problematic" history and also mocked at Trump supporters who she predicts her viewers will encounter at the dinner table in the coming weeks.  Read full article: MSNBC's Joy Reid dismisses Thanksgiving ...→

Atheist group asks IRS to probe megachurch over pro-Trump rally, says event violates rule banning political participation

Atheist group asks IRS to probe megachurch over pro-Trump rally, says event violates rule banning political participation

The Freedom From Religion Foundation, an atheist group advocating for the separation of church and state, has asked the IRS to investigate a Florida megachurch hosting a Trump rally planned for Friday, insisting the event violates IRS rules banning political endorsement by churches. Read full article: Atheist group asks IRS to probe megachur...→

Sen. Brian Jones Makes the Cut: Added to Valley Center CA50 Congress Debate - Times of San Diego

Organizers of the first debate of major candidates in the 50th Congressional District — now unrepresented in the wake of Duncan D. Hunter's resignation Monday — announced a new addition Friday: state Sen. Brian Jones. Read full article: Sen. Brian Jones Makes the Cut: Added to...→

Sen. Tom Carper echoes Joe Biden: 'Malarkey' to think Hunter should testify in Trump impeachment trial

Sen. Tom Carper echoes Joe Biden: 'Malarkey' to think Hunter should testify in Trump impeachment trial

Sen. Tom Carper, D-Del., echoed his former colleague Joe Biden Thursday when asked if the former vice president's son Hunter should testify in the Trump impeachment trial. Read full article: Sen. Tom Carper echoes Joe Biden: 'Malar...→

Trump Tax Cut Hands $32 Billion Windfall to America's Top Banks

Trump Tax Cut Hands $32 Billion Windfall to America's Top Banks

At the same time, the lenders curbed new borrowing, pared jobs and ramped up shareholder payouts Read full article: Trump Tax Cut Hands $32 Billion Windfall...→

Sen. Kennedy: Pelosi 'swollen with partisan rage' as she sends Trump impeachment articles to Senate

Sen. Kennedy: Pelosi 'swollen with partisan rage' as she sends Trump impeachment articles to Senate

Senate Judiciary Committee member John Kennedy, R-La., said Wednesday that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is "swollen with partisan rage," after watching the California Democrat shepherd the articles of impeachment against President Trump to the Senate through her formal "engrossment ceremony." Read full article: Sen. Kennedy: Pelosi 'swollen with parti...→

AP FACT CHECK: Trump distorts data, Dems cut some corners

AP FACT CHECK: Trump distorts data, Dems cut some corners

llying in swing-state Wisconsin, President Donald Trump used misleading economic data to claim he's created a "blue collar boom" while Democrats vying to replace him cut some corners on the facts in their latest presidential debate. Read full article: AP FACT CHECK: Trump distorts data, Dems...→

Sen. Cruz: Acquittal 'Much Better Outcome' for Trump

Sen. Cruz: Acquittal 'Much Better Outcome' for Trump

The Senate will vote to acquit President Donald Trump on the charges alleged in the articles of impeachment against him rather to dismiss the case and that will be a "much better outcome" for him, Sen. Ted Cruz predicted Tuesday. Read full article: Sen. Cruz: Acquittal 'Much Better Outcom...→

Trump Administration Acts to Cut Food Stamp Benefits for 688,000

The Trump administration is tightening work requirements for the federal food stamp program in a move that will slash benefits for hundreds of thousands of people....... The final rule, announced Wednesday, will limit the ability of states to exempt work-eligible adults from having to obtain steady employment in order to receive benefits through the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, which helps fee Read full article: Trump Administration Acts to Cut Food St...→

Sen. Bernie Sanders slams Trump as 'pathological liar'

Sen. Bernie Sanders slams Trump as 'pathological liar'

In an exclusive interview with NBC's "Today," the 2020 candidate cast doubt on Trump's claims that a top Iranian general was planning imminent attacks. Read full article: Sen. Bernie Sanders slams Trump as 'path...→

Trump administration cannot enforce ‘public charge’ rule

Trump administration cannot enforce ‘public charge’ rule

A New York appeals court on Wednesday upheld a lower court ruling blocking the Trump Administration from enacting a new regulation making it easier to deny green cards and visas to immigrants. In a… Read full article: Trump administration cannot enforce ‘pub...→

Sen. Braun to 'War Room:' Trump Has Played Iran Crisis Correctly

Sen. Braun to 'War Room:' Trump Has Played Iran Crisis Correctly

President Donald Trump has played the entire crisis with Iran correctly, Sen. Mike Braun told "War Room” Impeachment," which airs live on Newsmax TV. Read full article: Sen. Braun to 'War Room:' Trump Has Play...→

Appeals court keeps block of Trump immigration rule in place

A federal appeals court in New York has rejected a motion from the Trump administration to overturn an injunction and allow a controversial immigration policy concerning the use of public benefits to take effect Read full article: Appeals court keeps block of Trump immig...→

Sen. James Risch on Soleimani kill: Trump 'did what he had to do'

Sen. James Risch on Soleimani kill: Trump 'did what he had to do'

Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman James Risch, R-Idaho, defended President Trump's decision to order the drone strike that killed Iranian general Qassem Soleimani. Read full article: Sen. James Risch on Soleimani kill: Trum...→

Sen. Graham: Trump Told Me About Soleimani Operation

Sen. Graham: Trump Told Me About Soleimani Operation

Sen. Lindsey Graham said Friday President Donald Trump informed about the "potential" operation that ended with the death of Iranian General Qassem Soleimani when he was in Florida at the president's Mar-a-Lago resort during the holiday break.  Read full article: Sen. Graham: Trump Told Me About Soleima...→

Growing up on food stamps, I had no idea I was despised

Growing up on food stamps, I had no idea I was despised

I appreciate that society fed me and my mother when she couldn’t work. But does needing help make you less than the giver? Read full article: Growing up on food stamps, I had no idea...→

Sen. Collins: 'Inappropriate' for McConnell, Dems to Prejudge Trump Impeachment Trial | Breitbart

Sen. Collins: 'Inappropriate' for McConnell, Dems to Prejudge Trump Impeachment Trial | Breitbart

During an interview with Maine Public Radio on Tuesday, Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) criticized both Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and | Clips Read full article: Sen. Collins: 'Inappropriate' for McConn...→

DC taxi rule overhaul could cut some regulations in age of Uber, Lyft | WTOP

DC taxi rule overhaul could cut some regulations in age of Uber, Lyft | WTOP

A major rewrite of D.C. taxi rules in the coming months will include changes meant to move toward a more level playing field with ride-hailing services. Read full article: DC taxi rule overhaul could cut some reg...→

14 states sue to block Trump administration's food stamp cuts

14 states sue to block Trump administration's food stamp cuts

New federal rule limiting food aid "turns a blind eye" to local job issues facing poor adults, lawsuit alleges. Read full article: 14 states sue to block Trump administrat...→

Lawsuit filed over Trump administration's SNAP rule limiting access to food stamps

Lawsuit filed over Trump administration's SNAP rule limiting access to food stamps

The final rule, which was announced in December 2019, could result in an estimated 688,000 individuals potentially losing their SNAP benefits. Read full article: Lawsuit filed over Trump administration'...→

NY, 13 Other States File Lawsuit to Stop Trump Administration Food Stamp Rule

NY, 13 Other States File Lawsuit to Stop Trump Administration Food Stamp Rule

New York Attorney General Letitia James and District of Columbia Attorney General Karl Racine are co-leading a lawsuit filed Thursday to stop the Trump Administration from eliminating food assistance for nearly 700,000 Americans, James’ office said.   The lawsuit, which was joined by 13 attorney generals — including those for New Jersey and Connecticut — as well as New York… Read full article: NY, 13 Other States File Lawsuit to Stop...→

Donald Trump to issue new rule ensuring prayer in schools is protected

Donald Trump to issue new rule ensuring prayer in schools is protected

TOP STORIES New York sanctuary policy forced release of suspect in shocking murder DOJ claps back at Parnas: Claims about William Barr are '100 percent false' The murky impeachment process gets murkier Read full article: Donald Trump to issue new rule ensuring ...→

Sen. Marco Rubio: Pelosi’s Trump impeachment delay failed – Senate will hold open and evenhanded trial

Sen. Marco Rubio: Pelosi’s Trump impeachment delay failed – Senate will hold open and evenhanded trial

The Senate’s role is not to undertake a new inquiry, but rather to conduct a trial based on the articles of impeachment passed by the House and decide whether removing a president from office is warranted. Read full article: Sen. Marco Rubio: Pelosi’s Trump impeach...→

Sen. Ron Johnson at rally: Trump deserves second term after unrelenting abuse

Sen. Ron Johnson at rally: Trump deserves second term after unrelenting abuse

Sen. Ron Johnson of Wisconsin on Tuesday said President Trump has weathered unrelenting abuse and deserves a second term, offering a show of solidarity in Milwaukee before serving as a juror in the impeachment trial that will determine whether Mr. Trump is removed over his interactions with Ukraine. Read full article: Sen. Ron Johnson at rally: Trump deserve...→

Trump administration asks Supreme Court to allow rule restricting green cards for immigrants on welfare

Trump administration asks Supreme Court to allow rule restricting green cards for immigrants on welfare

The Justice Department on Tuesday filed an emergency request to the Supreme Court to lift injunctions on the administration’s “public charge" rule -- which would restrict green cards for immigrants deemed likely to be reliant on welfare. Read full article: Trump administration asks Supreme Court ...→

Sen. Paul: Blame Trump Advisers For Endless Wars

Sen. Paul: Blame Trump Advisers For Endless Wars

Sen. Ran Paul, R-Ky. on Sunday praised President Donald Trump's "instincts" to end wars in the Middle East as "pure," and blames his advisers for extending the conflicts.In an interview on NBC News' "Meet The Press," Paul offered an example of what he asks all of Trump's... Read full article: Sen. Paul: Blame Trump Advisers For Endl...→

GOP Sen. Lee: Briefers Didn't Show Same 'Deference' Trump Did

GOP Sen. Lee: Briefers Didn't Show Same 'Deference' Trump Did

Saying the briefers did not "exhibit the same level of respect and deference and restraint that President [Donald] Trump has shown," Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, on Thursday repeated his criticism of the Trump administration's Iran briefing. Read full article: GOP Sen. Lee: Briefers Didn't Show Same ...→

GOP Sen. Ernst: Dems Using Scare Tactics on Iran Tensions Because They Dislike Trump | Breitbart

GOP Sen. Ernst: Dems Using Scare Tactics on Iran Tensions Because They Dislike Trump | Breitbart

Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA) on Wednesday accused the Democrats of using scare tactics over the rising tensions between Iran. | Clips Read full article: GOP Sen. Ernst: Dems Using Scare Tactics...→

Sen. Durbin: Trump Started Presidency 'Hell-Bent' on Confronting Iran

Sen. Durbin: Trump Started Presidency 'Hell-Bent' on Confronting Iran

President Donald Trump started his presidency "hell-bent" on a confrontation with Iran, and he has it now, Senate Democratic Whip Dick Durbin said Wednesday.  Read full article: Sen. Durbin: Trump Started Presidency 'H...→

Sen. Thom Tillis: Trump responded 'appropriately' with U.S. drone strike, retaliation was 'expected'

Sen. Thom Tillis: Trump responded 'appropriately' with U.S. drone strike, retaliation was 'expected'

Sen. Thom Tillis, R.-N.C., said Tuesday that Iran's missile attack on two Iraqi airbases following the killing of Gen. Qassem Soleimani in a U.S. drone strike last week was “expected,” but the fact that Iran so quickly claimed responsibility for the attacks was “concerning.” Read full article: Sen. Thom Tillis: Trump responded 'appro...→

Sen. Tim Kaine introduces resolution to stop war with Iran:

Sen. Tim Kaine introduces resolution to stop war with Iran: "I've been deeply concerned about President Trump stumbling into a war"

In the wake of an American airstrike, which killed General Qassem Soleimani, Senator Tim Kaine has introduced a resolution to prevent President Trump from escalating the conflict with Iran to the floor of the Senate.. Read full article: Sen. Tim Kaine introduces resolution to ...→

Sen. Cory Gardner credits Trump for “decisive action” that killed Iranian military leader

Sen. Cory Gardner credits Trump for “decisive action” that killed Iranian military leader

A U.S. drone strike that killed an Iranian military commander in Iraq won praise Thursday night from Sen. Cory Gardner, who credited U.S. leaders for “decisive action.” Read full article: Sen. Cory Gardner credits Trump for “dec...→

Sen. Blunt: Trump Gives More Media Access Than Any President in History | Breitbart

Sen. Blunt: Trump Gives More Media Access Than Any President in History | Breitbart

On Tuesday, during an interview with Missouri radio station KSSZ, Sen. Roy Blunt (R-MO) argued that President Donald Trump gives more access to media than any president in history. | Clips Read full article: Sen. Blunt: Trump Gives More Media Acces...→

How will Trump administration’s changes to food stamps affect Minnesota? Tens of thousands will see cuts or lose aid completely.

How will Trump administration’s changes to food stamps affect Minnesota? Tens of thousands will see cuts or lose aid completely.

An effort by the Trump administration to “restore the dignity of work” means tens of thousands of Minnesotans could see cuts or a total loss of federal food-stamp benefits. Read full article: How will Trump administration’s changes ...→

DC taxi rule overhaul could cut some regulations in age of Uber, Lyft | WTOP

DC taxi rule overhaul could cut some regulations in age of Uber, Lyft | WTOP

A major rewrite of D.C. taxi rules in the coming months will include changes meant to move toward a more level playing field with ride-hailing services. Read full article: DC taxi rule overhaul could cut some reg...→

Lawsuit filed over Trump administration's SNAP rule limiting access to food stamps

Lawsuit filed over Trump administration's SNAP rule limiting access to food stamps

The final rule, which was announced in December 2019, could result in an estimated 688,000 individuals potentially losing their SNAP benefits. Read full article: Lawsuit filed over Trump administration'...→

Sen. Tom Carper echoes Joe Biden: 'Malarkey' to think Hunter should testify in Trump impeachment trial

Sen. Tom Carper echoes Joe Biden: 'Malarkey' to think Hunter should testify in Trump impeachment trial

Sen. Tom Carper, D-Del., echoed his former colleague Joe Biden Thursday when asked if the former vice president's son Hunter should testify in the Trump impeachment trial. Read full article: Sen. Tom Carper echoes Joe Biden: 'Malar...→

13 states sue Trump administration over food stamp rule

13 states sue Trump administration over food stamp rule

The lawsuit argues that USDA unlawfully limited states' discretion to exempt certain adults from work requirements for an extended period of time based on local employment conditions. Read full article: 13 states sue Trump administration over ...→

Donald Trump to issue new rule ensuring prayer in schools is protected

Donald Trump to issue new rule ensuring prayer in schools is protected

TOP STORIES New York sanctuary policy forced release of suspect in shocking murder DOJ claps back at Parnas: Claims about William Barr are '100 percent false' The murky impeachment process gets murkier Read full article: Donald Trump to issue new rule ensuring ...→

Sen. Kennedy: Pelosi 'swollen with partisan rage' as she sends Trump impeachment articles to Senate

Sen. Kennedy: Pelosi 'swollen with partisan rage' as she sends Trump impeachment articles to Senate

Senate Judiciary Committee member John Kennedy, R-La., said Wednesday that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is "swollen with partisan rage," after watching the California Democrat shepherd the articles of impeachment against President Trump to the Senate through her formal "engrossment ceremony." Read full article: Sen. Kennedy: Pelosi 'swollen with parti...→

Fact Check: Trump Distorts Data, Dems Cut Some Corners

Fact Check: Trump Distorts Data, Dems Cut Some Corners

Rallying in swing-state Wisconsin, President Donald Trump used misleading economic data to claim he’s created a “blue collar boom” while Democrats vying to replace him cut some corners on the facts in their latest presidential debate. Read full article: Fact Check: Trump Distorts Data, Dems Cu...→

Sen. Ron Johnson at rally: Trump deserves second term after unrelenting abuse

Sen. Ron Johnson at rally: Trump deserves second term after unrelenting abuse

Sen. Ron Johnson of Wisconsin on Tuesday said President Trump has weathered unrelenting abuse and deserves a second term, offering a show of solidarity in Milwaukee before serving as a juror in the impeachment trial that will determine whether Mr. Trump is removed over his interactions with Ukraine. Read full article: Sen. Ron Johnson at rally: Trump deserve...→

Sen. Cruz: Acquittal 'Much Better Outcome' for Trump

Sen. Cruz: Acquittal 'Much Better Outcome' for Trump

The Senate will vote to acquit President Donald Trump on the charges alleged in the articles of impeachment against him rather to dismiss the case and that will be a "much better outcome" for him, Sen. Ted Cruz predicted Tuesday. Read full article: Sen. Cruz: Acquittal 'Much Better Outcom...→

Trump Policy Rolls Back Obama's 'Joint Employer' Rule

Trump Policy Rolls Back Obama's 'Joint Employer' Rule

The Labor Department issued an official rule on Sunday that corporations are only liable when they directly control the policies of their franchisees, effectively rolling back Obama administration policy that had tried to benefit unions, the Washington Examiner reported.The... Read full article: Trump Policy Rolls Back Obama's 'Joint E...→

Sen. Paul: Blame Trump Advisers For Endless Wars

Sen. Paul: Blame Trump Advisers For Endless Wars

Sen. Ran Paul, R-Ky. on Sunday praised President Donald Trump's "instincts" to end wars in the Middle East as "pure," and blames his advisers for extending the conflicts.In an interview on NBC News' "Meet The Press," Paul offered an example of what he asks all of Trump's... Read full article: Sen. Paul: Blame Trump Advisers For Endl...→

Sen. Bernie Sanders slams Trump as 'pathological liar'

Sen. Bernie Sanders slams Trump as 'pathological liar'

In an exclusive interview with NBC's "Today," the 2020 candidate cast doubt on Trump's claims that a top Iranian general was planning imminent attacks. Read full article: Sen. Bernie Sanders slams Trump as 'path...→

Sen. Lee ‘insulted’ after Trump administration gives ‘worst briefing’ on Iran conflict

Sen. Lee ‘insulted’ after Trump administration gives ‘worst briefing’ on Iran conflict

Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, criticized the Trump administration’s briefing on the Iran conflict. Lee said it was “probably the worst briefing I’ve seen, at least on a military issue, in the nine years I’ve served in the U.S. Senate.” Read full article: Sen. Lee ‘insulted’ after Trump administ...→

GOP Sen. Ernst: Dems Using Scare Tactics on Iran Tensions Because They Dislike Trump | Breitbart

GOP Sen. Ernst: Dems Using Scare Tactics on Iran Tensions Because They Dislike Trump | Breitbart

Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA) on Wednesday accused the Democrats of using scare tactics over the rising tensions between Iran. | Clips Read full article: GOP Sen. Ernst: Dems Using Scare Tactics...→

Sen. Braun to 'War Room:' Trump Has Played Iran Crisis Correctly

Sen. Braun to 'War Room:' Trump Has Played Iran Crisis Correctly

President Donald Trump has played the entire crisis with Iran correctly, Sen. Mike Braun told "War Room” Impeachment," which airs live on Newsmax TV. Read full article: Sen. Braun to 'War Room:' Trump Has Play...→

Appeals Court in NY Keeps Block of Trump Immigration Rule in Place

Appeals Court in NY Keeps Block of Trump Immigration Rule in Place

A federal appeals court in New York on Wednesday rejected a motion from the Trump administration that would have allowed it to implement a policy connecting the use of public benefits with whether immigrants could become permanent residents. The ruling from the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals denied the administration’s motion to lift a temporary national injunction that had… Read full article: Appeals Court in NY Keeps Block of Trump...→

Sen. Thom Tillis: Trump responded 'appropriately' with U.S. drone strike, retaliation was 'expected'

Sen. Thom Tillis: Trump responded 'appropriately' with U.S. drone strike, retaliation was 'expected'

Sen. Thom Tillis, R.-N.C., said Tuesday that Iran's missile attack on two Iraqi airbases following the killing of Gen. Qassem Soleimani in a U.S. drone strike last week was “expected,” but the fact that Iran so quickly claimed responsibility for the attacks was “concerning.” Read full article: Sen. Thom Tillis: Trump responded 'appro...→

Sen. James Risch on Soleimani kill: Trump 'did what he had to do'

Sen. James Risch on Soleimani kill: Trump 'did what he had to do'

Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman James Risch, R-Idaho, defended President Trump's decision to order the drone strike that killed Iranian general Qassem Soleimani. Read full article: Sen. James Risch on Soleimani kill: Trum...→

Trump Rule Would Exclude Climate Change in Infrastructure Planning

Trump Rule Would Exclude Climate Change in Infrastructure Planning

The administration will propose that federal agencies be allowed to disregard climate change when assessing the environmental effects of major projects. Read full article: Trump Rule Would Exclude Climate Change ...→

Sen. Cory Gardner credits Trump for “decisive action” that killed Iranian military leader

Sen. Cory Gardner credits Trump for “decisive action” that killed Iranian military leader

A U.S. drone strike that killed an Iranian military commander in Iraq won praise Thursday night from Sen. Cory Gardner, who credited U.S. leaders for “decisive action.” Read full article: Sen. Cory Gardner credits Trump for “dec...→

Growing up on food stamps, I had no idea I was despised

Growing up on food stamps, I had no idea I was despised

I appreciate that society fed me and my mother when she couldn’t work. But does needing help make you less than the giver? Read full article: Growing up on food stamps, I had no idea...→

Atheist group asks IRS to probe megachurch over pro-Trump rally, says event violates rule banning political participation

Atheist group asks IRS to probe megachurch over pro-Trump rally, says event violates rule banning political participation

The Freedom From Religion Foundation, an atheist group advocating for the separation of church and state, has asked the IRS to investigate a Florida megachurch hosting a Trump rally planned for Friday, insisting the event violates IRS rules banning political endorsement by churches. Read full article: Atheist group asks IRS to probe megachur...→

Sen. Brian Jones Makes the Cut: Added to Valley Center CA50 Congress Debate - Times of San Diego

Organizers of the first debate of major candidates in the 50th Congressional District — now unrepresented in the wake of Duncan D. Hunter's resignation Monday — announced a new addition Friday: state Sen. Brian Jones. Read full article: Sen. Brian Jones Makes the Cut: Added to...→

Trump Needs a Working-Class Tax Cut to Keep America Great

Trump Needs a Working-Class Tax Cut to Keep America Great

There’s no doubt that President Trump’s Tax Cuts and Jobs Act and massive deregulation lifted the economy and stock market to unprecedented levels that bolster retirement plans, pensions, and created jobs. Read full article: Trump Needs a Working-Class Tax Cut to K...→

14 states sue to block Trump administration's food stamp cuts

14 states sue to block Trump administration's food stamp cuts

New federal rule limiting food aid "turns a blind eye" to local job issues facing poor adults, lawsuit alleges. Read full article: 14 states sue to block Trump administrat...→

Suit Filed to Block New Trump Admin Food Stamps Regs

Suit Filed to Block New Trump Admin Food Stamps Regs

The Trump administration eliminating food stamp benefits for hundreds of thousands of people is facing a lawsuit challenge from a coalition of 14 states, along with New York City and Washington, D.C. Read full article: Suit Filed to Block New Trump Admin Food...→

NY, 13 Other States File Lawsuit to Stop Trump Administration Food Stamp Rule

NY, 13 Other States File Lawsuit to Stop Trump Administration Food Stamp Rule

New York Attorney General Letitia James and District of Columbia Attorney General Karl Racine are co-leading a lawsuit filed Thursday to stop the Trump Administration from eliminating food assistance for nearly 700,000 Americans, James’ office said.   The lawsuit, which was joined by 13 attorney generals — including those for New Jersey and Connecticut — as well as New York… Read full article: NY, 13 Other States File Lawsuit to Stop...→

Trump Tax Cut Hands $32 Billion Windfall to America's Top Banks

Trump Tax Cut Hands $32 Billion Windfall to America's Top Banks

At the same time, the lenders curbed new borrowing, pared jobs and ramped up shareholder payouts Read full article: Trump Tax Cut Hands $32 Billion Windfall...→

Trump to issue new rule ensuring prayer in schools is protected

Trump to issue new rule ensuring prayer in schools is protected

President Trump is issuing updated rules on Thursday to ensure that public school students are allowed to engage in constitutionally protected prayer. Read full article: Trump to issue new rule ensuring prayer ...→

Sen. Marco Rubio: Pelosi’s Trump impeachment delay failed – Senate will hold open and evenhanded trial

Sen. Marco Rubio: Pelosi’s Trump impeachment delay failed – Senate will hold open and evenhanded trial

The Senate’s role is not to undertake a new inquiry, but rather to conduct a trial based on the articles of impeachment passed by the House and decide whether removing a president from office is warranted. Read full article: Sen. Marco Rubio: Pelosi’s Trump impeach...→

AP FACT CHECK: Trump distorts data, Dems cut some corners

AP FACT CHECK: Trump distorts data, Dems cut some corners

llying in swing-state Wisconsin, President Donald Trump used misleading economic data to claim he's created a "blue collar boom" while Democrats vying to replace him cut some corners on the facts in their latest presidential debate. Read full article: AP FACT CHECK: Trump distorts data, Dems...→

Fighting Hunger: CitySquare in Dallas Program Works to Cut Down Food Waste

Fighting Hunger: CitySquare in Dallas Program Works to Cut Down Food Waste

The kitchen at CitySquare in Dallas is a place of culinary creativity. The goal is prevent good food from going in the dumpster because it went bad before someone who needed it had the opportunity to eat it. Read full article: Fighting Hunger: CitySquare in Dallas Pr...→

Trump administration asks Supreme Court to allow rule restricting green cards for immigrants on welfare

Trump administration asks Supreme Court to allow rule restricting green cards for immigrants on welfare

The Justice Department on Tuesday filed an emergency request to the Supreme Court to lift injunctions on the administration’s “public charge" rule -- which would restrict green cards for immigrants deemed likely to be reliant on welfare. Read full article: Trump administration asks Supreme Court ...→

Trump Administration Acts to Cut Food Stamp Benefits for 688,000

The Trump administration is tightening work requirements for the federal food stamp program in a move that will slash benefits for hundreds of thousands of people....... The final rule, announced Wednesday, will limit the ability of states to exempt work-eligible adults from having to obtain steady employment in order to receive benefits through the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, which helps fee Read full article: Trump Administration Acts to Cut Food St...→

Texas becomes first state under Trump rule to refuse refugees

Texas becomes first state under Trump rule to refuse refugees

Refugees who are initially settled in another U.S. state can subsequently move to Texas, but they would not have access to federal resettlement benefits, such as housing, there, resettlement agenci… Read full article: Texas becomes first state under Trump ru...→

GOP Sen. Lee: Briefers Didn't Show Same 'Deference' Trump Did

GOP Sen. Lee: Briefers Didn't Show Same 'Deference' Trump Did

Saying the briefers did not "exhibit the same level of respect and deference and restraint that President [Donald] Trump has shown," Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, on Thursday repeated his criticism of the Trump administration's Iran briefing. Read full article: GOP Sen. Lee: Briefers Didn't Show Same ...→

Trump administration cannot enforce ‘public charge’ rule

Trump administration cannot enforce ‘public charge’ rule

A New York appeals court on Wednesday upheld a lower court ruling blocking the Trump Administration from enacting a new regulation making it easier to deny green cards and visas to immigrants. In a… Read full article: Trump administration cannot enforce ‘pub...→

Trump Administration Loses Fight To Temporarily Block Public Charge Rule For Immigrants

Trump Administration Loses Fight To Temporarily Block Public Charge Rule For Immigrants

The Trump administration has lost its latest bid to implement a rule that would make it harder for low income immigrants to get green cards. Read full article: Trump Administration Loses Fight To Temp...→

Sen. Durbin: Trump Started Presidency 'Hell-Bent' on Confronting Iran

Sen. Durbin: Trump Started Presidency 'Hell-Bent' on Confronting Iran

President Donald Trump started his presidency "hell-bent" on a confrontation with Iran, and he has it now, Senate Democratic Whip Dick Durbin said Wednesday.  Read full article: Sen. Durbin: Trump Started Presidency 'H...→

Appeals court keeps block of Trump immigration rule in place

A federal appeals court in New York has rejected a motion from the Trump administration to overturn an injunction and allow a controversial immigration policy concerning the use of public benefits to take effect Read full article: Appeals court keeps block of Trump immig...→

GOP Sen. Rand Paul thinks Trump needs permission from Congress in Iran, says

GOP Sen. Rand Paul thinks Trump needs permission from Congress in Iran, says "killing country's major general is an act of war"

Republican Senator Rand Paul told CNN's Wolf Blitzer Monday that he believes that Congress needs to approve a declaration of war with Iraq after President Donald Trump's termination of Iranian general Qassem Soleimani. "I think killing a country's major general is an act of war," said Paul. Read full article: GOP Sen. Rand Paul thinks Trump needs pe...→

Sen. Tim Kaine introduces resolution to stop war with Iran:

Sen. Tim Kaine introduces resolution to stop war with Iran: "I've been deeply concerned about President Trump stumbling into a war"

In the wake of an American airstrike, which killed General Qassem Soleimani, Senator Tim Kaine has introduced a resolution to prevent President Trump from escalating the conflict with Iran to the floor of the Senate.. Read full article: Sen. Tim Kaine introduces resolution to ...→

Sen. Graham: Trump Told Me About Soleimani Operation

Sen. Graham: Trump Told Me About Soleimani Operation

Sen. Lindsey Graham said Friday President Donald Trump informed about the "potential" operation that ended with the death of Iranian General Qassem Soleimani when he was in Florida at the president's Mar-a-Lago resort during the holiday break.  Read full article: Sen. Graham: Trump Told Me About Soleima...→

MSNBC's Joy Reid dismisses Thanksgiving as 'problematic' 'food holiday,' mocks Trump supporters

MSNBC's Joy Reid dismisses Thanksgiving as 'problematic' 'food holiday,' mocks Trump supporters

MSNBC's liberal weekend host Joy Reid diminished Thanksgiving as a "food holiday" with a "problematic" history and also mocked at Trump supporters who she predicts her viewers will encounter at the dinner table in the coming weeks.  Read full article: MSNBC's Joy Reid dismisses Thanksgiving ...→

Sen. Blunt: Trump Gives More Media Access Than Any President in History | Breitbart

Sen. Blunt: Trump Gives More Media Access Than Any President in History | Breitbart

On Tuesday, during an interview with Missouri radio station KSSZ, Sen. Roy Blunt (R-MO) argued that President Donald Trump gives more access to media than any president in history. | Clips Read full article: Sen. Blunt: Trump Gives More Media Acces...→

Sen. Collins: 'Inappropriate' for McConnell, Dems to Prejudge Trump Impeachment Trial | Breitbart

Sen. Collins: 'Inappropriate' for McConnell, Dems to Prejudge Trump Impeachment Trial | Breitbart

During an interview with Maine Public Radio on Tuesday, Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) criticized both Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and | Clips Read full article: Sen. Collins: 'Inappropriate' for McConn...→

How will Trump administration’s changes to food stamps affect Minnesota? Tens of thousands will see cuts or lose aid completely.

How will Trump administration’s changes to food stamps affect Minnesota? Tens of thousands will see cuts or lose aid completely.

An effort by the Trump administration to “restore the dignity of work” means tens of thousands of Minnesotans could see cuts or a total loss of federal food-stamp benefits. Read full article: How will Trump administration’s changes ...→

Sen. Brian Jones Makes the Cut: Added to Valley Center CA50 Congress Debate - Times of San Diego

Organizers of the first debate of major candidates in the 50th Congressional District — now unrepresented in the wake of Duncan D. Hunter's resignation Monday — announced a new addition Friday: state Sen. Brian Jones. Read full article: Sen. Brian Jones Makes the Cut: Added to...→

DC taxi rule overhaul could cut some regulations in age of Uber, Lyft | WTOP

DC taxi rule overhaul could cut some regulations in age of Uber, Lyft | WTOP

A major rewrite of D.C. taxi rules in the coming months will include changes meant to move toward a more level playing field with ride-hailing services. Read full article: DC taxi rule overhaul could cut some reg...→

Trump Needs a Working-Class Tax Cut to Keep America Great

Trump Needs a Working-Class Tax Cut to Keep America Great

There’s no doubt that President Trump’s Tax Cuts and Jobs Act and massive deregulation lifted the economy and stock market to unprecedented levels that bolster retirement plans, pensions, and created jobs. Read full article: Trump Needs a Working-Class Tax Cut to K...→

14 states sue to block Trump administration's food stamp cuts

14 states sue to block Trump administration's food stamp cuts

New federal rule limiting food aid "turns a blind eye" to local job issues facing poor adults, lawsuit alleges. Read full article: 14 states sue to block Trump administrat...→

Lawsuit filed over Trump administration's SNAP rule limiting access to food stamps

Lawsuit filed over Trump administration's SNAP rule limiting access to food stamps

The final rule, which was announced in December 2019, could result in an estimated 688,000 individuals potentially losing their SNAP benefits. Read full article: Lawsuit filed over Trump administration'...→

Suit Filed to Block New Trump Admin Food Stamps Regs

Suit Filed to Block New Trump Admin Food Stamps Regs

The Trump administration eliminating food stamp benefits for hundreds of thousands of people is facing a lawsuit challenge from a coalition of 14 states, along with New York City and Washington, D.C. Read full article: Suit Filed to Block New Trump Admin Food...→

Sen. Tom Carper echoes Joe Biden: 'Malarkey' to think Hunter should testify in Trump impeachment trial

Sen. Tom Carper echoes Joe Biden: 'Malarkey' to think Hunter should testify in Trump impeachment trial

Sen. Tom Carper, D-Del., echoed his former colleague Joe Biden Thursday when asked if the former vice president's son Hunter should testify in the Trump impeachment trial. Read full article: Sen. Tom Carper echoes Joe Biden: 'Malar...→

NY, 13 Other States File Lawsuit to Stop Trump Administration Food Stamp Rule

NY, 13 Other States File Lawsuit to Stop Trump Administration Food Stamp Rule

New York Attorney General Letitia James and District of Columbia Attorney General Karl Racine are co-leading a lawsuit filed Thursday to stop the Trump Administration from eliminating food assistance for nearly 700,000 Americans, James’ office said.   The lawsuit, which was joined by 13 attorney generals — including those for New Jersey and Connecticut — as well as New York… Read full article: NY, 13 Other States File Lawsuit to Stop...→

13 states sue Trump administration over food stamp rule

13 states sue Trump administration over food stamp rule

The lawsuit argues that USDA unlawfully limited states' discretion to exempt certain adults from work requirements for an extended period of time based on local employment conditions. Read full article: 13 states sue Trump administration over ...→

Trump Tax Cut Hands $32 Billion Windfall to America's Top Banks

Trump Tax Cut Hands $32 Billion Windfall to America's Top Banks

At the same time, the lenders curbed new borrowing, pared jobs and ramped up shareholder payouts Read full article: Trump Tax Cut Hands $32 Billion Windfall...→

Donald Trump to issue new rule ensuring prayer in schools is protected

Donald Trump to issue new rule ensuring prayer in schools is protected

TOP STORIES New York sanctuary policy forced release of suspect in shocking murder DOJ claps back at Parnas: Claims about William Barr are '100 percent false' The murky impeachment process gets murkier Read full article: Donald Trump to issue new rule ensuring ...→

Trump to issue new rule ensuring prayer in schools is protected

Trump to issue new rule ensuring prayer in schools is protected

President Trump is issuing updated rules on Thursday to ensure that public school students are allowed to engage in constitutionally protected prayer. Read full article: Trump to issue new rule ensuring prayer ...→

Sen. Kennedy: Pelosi 'swollen with partisan rage' as she sends Trump impeachment articles to Senate

Sen. Kennedy: Pelosi 'swollen with partisan rage' as she sends Trump impeachment articles to Senate

Senate Judiciary Committee member John Kennedy, R-La., said Wednesday that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is "swollen with partisan rage," after watching the California Democrat shepherd the articles of impeachment against President Trump to the Senate through her formal "engrossment ceremony." Read full article: Sen. Kennedy: Pelosi 'swollen with parti...→

Sen. Marco Rubio: Pelosi’s Trump impeachment delay failed – Senate will hold open and evenhanded trial

Sen. Marco Rubio: Pelosi’s Trump impeachment delay failed – Senate will hold open and evenhanded trial

The Senate’s role is not to undertake a new inquiry, but rather to conduct a trial based on the articles of impeachment passed by the House and decide whether removing a president from office is warranted. Read full article: Sen. Marco Rubio: Pelosi’s Trump impeach...→

Fact Check: Trump Distorts Data, Dems Cut Some Corners

Fact Check: Trump Distorts Data, Dems Cut Some Corners

Rallying in swing-state Wisconsin, President Donald Trump used misleading economic data to claim he’s created a “blue collar boom” while Democrats vying to replace him cut some corners on the facts in their latest presidential debate. Read full article: Fact Check: Trump Distorts Data, Dems Cu...→

AP FACT CHECK: Trump distorts data, Dems cut some corners

AP FACT CHECK: Trump distorts data, Dems cut some corners

llying in swing-state Wisconsin, President Donald Trump used misleading economic data to claim he's created a "blue collar boom" while Democrats vying to replace him cut some corners on the facts in their latest presidential debate. Read full article: AP FACT CHECK: Trump distorts data, Dems...→

Sen. Ron Johnson at rally: Trump deserves second term after unrelenting abuse

Sen. Ron Johnson at rally: Trump deserves second term after unrelenting abuse

Sen. Ron Johnson of Wisconsin on Tuesday said President Trump has weathered unrelenting abuse and deserves a second term, offering a show of solidarity in Milwaukee before serving as a juror in the impeachment trial that will determine whether Mr. Trump is removed over his interactions with Ukraine. Read full article: Sen. Ron Johnson at rally: Trump deserve...→

Fighting Hunger: CitySquare in Dallas Program Works to Cut Down Food Waste

Fighting Hunger: CitySquare in Dallas Program Works to Cut Down Food Waste

The kitchen at CitySquare in Dallas is a place of culinary creativity. The goal is prevent good food from going in the dumpster because it went bad before someone who needed it had the opportunity to eat it. Read full article: Fighting Hunger: CitySquare in Dallas Pr...→

Sen. Cruz: Acquittal 'Much Better Outcome' for Trump

Sen. Cruz: Acquittal 'Much Better Outcome' for Trump

The Senate will vote to acquit President Donald Trump on the charges alleged in the articles of impeachment against him rather to dismiss the case and that will be a "much better outcome" for him, Sen. Ted Cruz predicted Tuesday. Read full article: Sen. Cruz: Acquittal 'Much Better Outcom...→

Trump administration asks Supreme Court to allow rule restricting green cards for immigrants on welfare

Trump administration asks Supreme Court to allow rule restricting green cards for immigrants on welfare

The Justice Department on Tuesday filed an emergency request to the Supreme Court to lift injunctions on the administration’s “public charge" rule -- which would restrict green cards for immigrants deemed likely to be reliant on welfare. Read full article: Trump administration asks Supreme Court ...→

Trump Policy Rolls Back Obama's 'Joint Employer' Rule

Trump Policy Rolls Back Obama's 'Joint Employer' Rule

The Labor Department issued an official rule on Sunday that corporations are only liable when they directly control the policies of their franchisees, effectively rolling back Obama administration policy that had tried to benefit unions, the Washington Examiner reported.The... Read full article: Trump Policy Rolls Back Obama's 'Joint E...→

Trump Administration Acts to Cut Food Stamp Benefits for 688,000

The Trump administration is tightening work requirements for the federal food stamp program in a move that will slash benefits for hundreds of thousands of people....... The final rule, announced Wednesday, will limit the ability of states to exempt work-eligible adults from having to obtain steady employment in order to receive benefits through the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, which helps fee Read full article: Trump Administration Acts to Cut Food St...→

Sen. Paul: Blame Trump Advisers For Endless Wars

Sen. Paul: Blame Trump Advisers For Endless Wars

Sen. Ran Paul, R-Ky. on Sunday praised President Donald Trump's "instincts" to end wars in the Middle East as "pure," and blames his advisers for extending the conflicts.In an interview on NBC News' "Meet The Press," Paul offered an example of what he asks all of Trump's... Read full article: Sen. Paul: Blame Trump Advisers For Endl...→

Texas becomes first state under Trump rule to refuse refugees

Texas becomes first state under Trump rule to refuse refugees

Refugees who are initially settled in another U.S. state can subsequently move to Texas, but they would not have access to federal resettlement benefits, such as housing, there, resettlement agenci… Read full article: Texas becomes first state under Trump ru...→

Sen. Bernie Sanders slams Trump as 'pathological liar'

Sen. Bernie Sanders slams Trump as 'pathological liar'

In an exclusive interview with NBC's "Today," the 2020 candidate cast doubt on Trump's claims that a top Iranian general was planning imminent attacks. Read full article: Sen. Bernie Sanders slams Trump as 'path...→

GOP Sen. Lee: Briefers Didn't Show Same 'Deference' Trump Did

GOP Sen. Lee: Briefers Didn't Show Same 'Deference' Trump Did

Saying the briefers did not "exhibit the same level of respect and deference and restraint that President [Donald] Trump has shown," Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, on Thursday repeated his criticism of the Trump administration's Iran briefing. Read full article: GOP Sen. Lee: Briefers Didn't Show Same ...→

Sen. Lee ‘insulted’ after Trump administration gives ‘worst briefing’ on Iran conflict

Sen. Lee ‘insulted’ after Trump administration gives ‘worst briefing’ on Iran conflict

Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, criticized the Trump administration’s briefing on the Iran conflict. Lee said it was “probably the worst briefing I’ve seen, at least on a military issue, in the nine years I’ve served in the U.S. Senate.” Read full article: Sen. Lee ‘insulted’ after Trump administ...→

Trump administration cannot enforce ‘public charge’ rule

Trump administration cannot enforce ‘public charge’ rule

A New York appeals court on Wednesday upheld a lower court ruling blocking the Trump Administration from enacting a new regulation making it easier to deny green cards and visas to immigrants. In a… Read full article: Trump administration cannot enforce ‘pub...→

GOP Sen. Ernst: Dems Using Scare Tactics on Iran Tensions Because They Dislike Trump | Breitbart

GOP Sen. Ernst: Dems Using Scare Tactics on Iran Tensions Because They Dislike Trump | Breitbart

Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA) on Wednesday accused the Democrats of using scare tactics over the rising tensions between Iran. | Clips Read full article: GOP Sen. Ernst: Dems Using Scare Tactics...→

Trump Administration Loses Fight To Temporarily Block Public Charge Rule For Immigrants

Trump Administration Loses Fight To Temporarily Block Public Charge Rule For Immigrants

The Trump administration has lost its latest bid to implement a rule that would make it harder for low income immigrants to get green cards. Read full article: Trump Administration Loses Fight To Temp...→

Sen. Braun to 'War Room:' Trump Has Played Iran Crisis Correctly

Sen. Braun to 'War Room:' Trump Has Played Iran Crisis Correctly

President Donald Trump has played the entire crisis with Iran correctly, Sen. Mike Braun told "War Room” Impeachment," which airs live on Newsmax TV. Read full article: Sen. Braun to 'War Room:' Trump Has Play...→

Sen. Durbin: Trump Started Presidency 'Hell-Bent' on Confronting Iran

Sen. Durbin: Trump Started Presidency 'Hell-Bent' on Confronting Iran

President Donald Trump started his presidency "hell-bent" on a confrontation with Iran, and he has it now, Senate Democratic Whip Dick Durbin said Wednesday.  Read full article: Sen. Durbin: Trump Started Presidency 'H...→

Appeals Court in NY Keeps Block of Trump Immigration Rule in Place

Appeals Court in NY Keeps Block of Trump Immigration Rule in Place

A federal appeals court in New York on Wednesday rejected a motion from the Trump administration that would have allowed it to implement a policy connecting the use of public benefits with whether immigrants could become permanent residents. The ruling from the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals denied the administration’s motion to lift a temporary national injunction that had… Read full article: Appeals Court in NY Keeps Block of Trump...→

Appeals court keeps block of Trump immigration rule in place

A federal appeals court in New York has rejected a motion from the Trump administration to overturn an injunction and allow a controversial immigration policy concerning the use of public benefits to take effect Read full article: Appeals court keeps block of Trump immig...→

Sen. Thom Tillis: Trump responded 'appropriately' with U.S. drone strike, retaliation was 'expected'

Sen. Thom Tillis: Trump responded 'appropriately' with U.S. drone strike, retaliation was 'expected'

Sen. Thom Tillis, R.-N.C., said Tuesday that Iran's missile attack on two Iraqi airbases following the killing of Gen. Qassem Soleimani in a U.S. drone strike last week was “expected,” but the fact that Iran so quickly claimed responsibility for the attacks was “concerning.” Read full article: Sen. Thom Tillis: Trump responded 'appro...→

GOP Sen. Rand Paul thinks Trump needs permission from Congress in Iran, says

GOP Sen. Rand Paul thinks Trump needs permission from Congress in Iran, says "killing country's major general is an act of war"

Republican Senator Rand Paul told CNN's Wolf Blitzer Monday that he believes that Congress needs to approve a declaration of war with Iraq after President Donald Trump's termination of Iranian general Qassem Soleimani. "I think killing a country's major general is an act of war," said Paul. Read full article: GOP Sen. Rand Paul thinks Trump needs pe...→

Sen. James Risch on Soleimani kill: Trump 'did what he had to do'

Sen. James Risch on Soleimani kill: Trump 'did what he had to do'

Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman James Risch, R-Idaho, defended President Trump's decision to order the drone strike that killed Iranian general Qassem Soleimani. Read full article: Sen. James Risch on Soleimani kill: Trum...→

Sen. Tim Kaine introduces resolution to stop war with Iran:

Sen. Tim Kaine introduces resolution to stop war with Iran: "I've been deeply concerned about President Trump stumbling into a war"

In the wake of an American airstrike, which killed General Qassem Soleimani, Senator Tim Kaine has introduced a resolution to prevent President Trump from escalating the conflict with Iran to the floor of the Senate.. Read full article: Sen. Tim Kaine introduces resolution to ...→

Trump Rule Would Exclude Climate Change in Infrastructure Planning

Trump Rule Would Exclude Climate Change in Infrastructure Planning

The administration will propose that federal agencies be allowed to disregard climate change when assessing the environmental effects of major projects. Read full article: Trump Rule Would Exclude Climate Change ...→

Sen. Graham: Trump Told Me About Soleimani Operation

Sen. Graham: Trump Told Me About Soleimani Operation

Sen. Lindsey Graham said Friday President Donald Trump informed about the "potential" operation that ended with the death of Iranian General Qassem Soleimani when he was in Florida at the president's Mar-a-Lago resort during the holiday break.  Read full article: Sen. Graham: Trump Told Me About Soleima...→

Sen. Cory Gardner credits Trump for “decisive action” that killed Iranian military leader

Sen. Cory Gardner credits Trump for “decisive action” that killed Iranian military leader

A U.S. drone strike that killed an Iranian military commander in Iraq won praise Thursday night from Sen. Cory Gardner, who credited U.S. leaders for “decisive action.” Read full article: Sen. Cory Gardner credits Trump for “dec...→

MSNBC's Joy Reid dismisses Thanksgiving as 'problematic' 'food holiday,' mocks Trump supporters

MSNBC's Joy Reid dismisses Thanksgiving as 'problematic' 'food holiday,' mocks Trump supporters

MSNBC's liberal weekend host Joy Reid diminished Thanksgiving as a "food holiday" with a "problematic" history and also mocked at Trump supporters who she predicts her viewers will encounter at the dinner table in the coming weeks.  Read full article: MSNBC's Joy Reid dismisses Thanksgiving ...→

Growing up on food stamps, I had no idea I was despised

Growing up on food stamps, I had no idea I was despised

I appreciate that society fed me and my mother when she couldn’t work. But does needing help make you less than the giver? Read full article: Growing up on food stamps, I had no idea...→

Sen. Blunt: Trump Gives More Media Access Than Any President in History | Breitbart

Sen. Blunt: Trump Gives More Media Access Than Any President in History | Breitbart

On Tuesday, during an interview with Missouri radio station KSSZ, Sen. Roy Blunt (R-MO) argued that President Donald Trump gives more access to media than any president in history. | Clips Read full article: Sen. Blunt: Trump Gives More Media Acces...→

Atheist group asks IRS to probe megachurch over pro-Trump rally, says event violates rule banning political participation

Atheist group asks IRS to probe megachurch over pro-Trump rally, says event violates rule banning political participation

The Freedom From Religion Foundation, an atheist group advocating for the separation of church and state, has asked the IRS to investigate a Florida megachurch hosting a Trump rally planned for Friday, insisting the event violates IRS rules banning political endorsement by churches. Read full article: Atheist group asks IRS to probe megachur...→

Sen. Collins: 'Inappropriate' for McConnell, Dems to Prejudge Trump Impeachment Trial | Breitbart

Sen. Collins: 'Inappropriate' for McConnell, Dems to Prejudge Trump Impeachment Trial | Breitbart

During an interview with Maine Public Radio on Tuesday, Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) criticized both Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and | Clips Read full article: Sen. Collins: 'Inappropriate' for McConn...→