climate and guns: why congress remains deadlocked

There's political dynamic that guarantees Congress will remain locked in stalemate over violence like the weekend's mass shooting Texas and the risk of climate change embodied in Hurricane Dorian menacing Southeast United States... ... That core divide between the parties has created in which most..

robert mueller to testify before congress

Special Counsel Robert Mueller has agreed to appear before Congress mid- July to testify publicly about his report and investigation into Russian in the election and allegations of collusion between Trump and person's linked to Russian government. ... Mueller III will testify to Congress..

pdp orders fresh state congress in kogi

PDP orders fresh state congress Kogi.. Lokoja The National Working Committee of Peoples Democratic Party has ordered fresh congress to elect new officers for its Kogi State Chapter... ... He, however, said that the congress will not hold at government and ward levels of the..

2019 congress of the nigerian marxists

18 comrades from Lagos, Ibadan and Ekiti gathered at Digital Bridge Institute, Cappa, on Saturday and Sunday 15-16 June for the national congress of the Campaign for Workers and Youth Alternative Nigerian section of International Marxist Tendency. ... By reiterating the fact that the current,..

mental health clinics wait on congress

By the government if, Walker said Missouri has been working with Trump administration for more with the state picking up the part paid now Congress does not renew the program. The state expects the amendment to be approved before June so the clinics can continue operating at their current..

trump vs. congress and our constitution

Plus new one of Trump's own creation — the wholesale, broadside obstruction of all these Congressional investigations, defying subpoenas for testimony and documents, amounting to gigantic contempt of Congress impeachable offense.. ... Congress was handed mass of evidence by Mueller..

try again, congress

Our senators and representatives have lot to do to clean up their methods of governance, and Congress can act to express our will if only if it continues to be the font of in our government. ..

why congress must act now on yemen

Both House and Senate have voted on bipartisan basis to withdraw all U.S in the conflict on the basis that Congress did not authorize it.. there are  U.S weapon sales in the pipeline to both Saudi Arabia and UAE, the administration has not provided formal notice of those sales to..

can congress amend the constitution?

This week, the United States Senate will take historic vote known as negation, procedure whereby Congress nullifies act of the president. ... But it did not permit him to spend money that Congress had not authorized, nor could he as president exercise any powers that Constitution..

lawmakers introduce equality act in congress

Congress. . . The bill’s fate in the Senate seems less clear, given that Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) has historically blocked bills that expand protections for sexual and gender minorities. ... “The new pro-equality majority in Congress has the chance to finally..

state ags call out congress on robocalls

By making calls appear to come from local numbers, Attorneys general from every state, Puerto Rico and District of Columbia signed on to appeal urging Congress to pass legislation cracking down on robocalls and spoofing techniques that trick consumers into answering... ..

congress is complicit in trump’s power grab

Obama used that pen and phone to implement DACA and to rewrite parts of Affordable Care Act, to circumvent the requirement that Congress approve treaties, and to target US citizens with drone strikes. ... Article I, Section, Clause of Constitution gives Congress the power to declare..

the fourth comintern congress

The emphasis during Fourth Congress on the government debate provides approach to the political position of the communist Left, and when the force of the working class is not mature enough to pose the question of workers power immediately. . ... From Seventh Congress onwards, Stalinist..

how to term-limit congress

Senator Ted Cruz and Representative Francis Rooney hope to rejuvenate idea, proposing amendment to impose term limits on members of Congress. ... By sending forth amendment is above zero, After all, 15 states already term-limit their legislators However, the likelihood that two-thirds of the..

congress to hold protest rallies across country

Nepali Congress today decided to hold massive protest across all 77 districts on February against the party's act of forcibly getting National Medical Education Bill endorsed from Parliament... House of Representatives on Friday passed the bill despite the obstruction of House proceedings and..

zimbabwe: mdc congress slated for june

Chamisa grabbed power at Khupe -- who was elected vice-president at the party's last congress unlike Chamisa and Mudzuri. ... It was realised that delaying the congress to October was feeding into the narrative that Chamisa was too keen to hold onto power without congress..

can congress block a national emergency?

The National Emergencies Act of 1976 established that Congress has the authority to terminate emergency. ... By resolution or the, Provides that any emergency declared by President accordance with this title shall terminate if Congress terminates the emergency President issues..

congress

Pass legislation de-scheduling marijuana with equity and justice reform components, Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights said in letter outlining priorities for the in Congress that begins January.. ..

congress must reauthorize vawa

Interestingly, that Congress did not have the right to enforce the civil remedy under Commerce Clause despite evidence that it costs taxpayers between $5-10 billion healthcare and enforcement costs, lost productivity, and more. ..

china's 12th national women's congress opens

Xi Jinping, Li Keqiang, Li Zhanshu, Wang Yang, Wang Huning, Zhao Leji and Han Zheng attend the opening of National Women's Congress Beijing, capital of China, Oct 30, 2018.. BEIJING, Oct -- National Women's Congress opened Beijing on Tuesday.. ..

congress' patriotism swells

WASHINGTON -- The nation can be grateful that no member of Congress was trampled to death in the stampede to disavow the declaration of federal appeals court that the words under God in Pledge of Allegiance to the flag are unconstitutional.. ... Senate President Pro Tem Robert Byrd of West..

term limits in court and congress

Supreme Court heard arguments favor of overturning Arkansas law aimed at limiting members of Congress to three terms in House and two terms in Senate. ... The lower courts have ruled that Constitution's own list of qualifications for members of Congress is exclusive one. ..

congress floods white-collar labor markets

The data was posted by Center for Immigration Studies, how Congress imports foreign-born immigrants and visa-workers to raise the labor supply by roughly 50 percent in and technology jobs, ensuring much lower salaries for Americans in those flooded job markets.. ..

congress and war

And two years or ISIS, Congress has not bothered to hold vote on whether to authorize the use of force for the campaign.. Yet Congress remained policy, debating and deciding on United States into World War I, passing legislation on in the in effort to avoid war, backing military aid to..

the ominous republican hold on congress

The Ominous Republican Hold on Congress . by Sheldon Richman . As we face the new year, the biggest concern for peace lovers is Republican control of the U.S. ... Moreover, Obama is at best ambiguous about whether all sanctions against Iran would ever be lifted, and the Republican Congress..

congress passes sanctions on venezuela officials

Congress Passes Sanctions on Venezuela Officials . 11 Dec 2014 . WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress has cleared and sent to President Barack Obama legislation directing him to levy sanctions against Venezuelan government officials involved in a crackdown on anti-government protesters. . .....

cpc congress signals balanced population growth

BEIJING - keynote report to the ongoing 18th National Congress of Communist Party of China has signaled changes in the amid aging society, according to experts.. ... The report to Party congress underlines long-term and balanced development, said Lou Jiwei, chairman of China Investment..

evaluating congress

Members of Congress were far less likely than Bush administration to spread false statements about the need for Iraq, according to new study. ... The implication, of course, is that the false statements were aimed as much at Congress as they were at American people. ..

congress should hold administration accountable

Congress should hold administration accountable.. I write to express my outrage at the president's commuting of Lewis. ... Congress must assert its responsibility to investigate high crimes and misdemeanors by this administration, and hold it accountable for its actions.. ..

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