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..

congress a threat to free press, says modi

The Prime Minister also accused Congress-JDS Karnataka of arresting youths recently for expressing their true feelings at event, alluding to meet addressed by Rahul Gandhi without naming Congress president.. ... He appealed to the voters to think wisely and to support him and reject..

can congress amend the constitution?

This week, United States Senate will take historic vote known as negation, procedure whereby Congress nullifies act of the president. ... to condemn property and build the barrier — and Congress has said no, he cannot go out and spend the funds anyway. ..

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... ..

colombia's duque to return peace legislation to congress

BOGOTA - Colombia's President Ivan Duque on Sunday objected to several items legislation implementing accord with Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia rebel group and will return the law to congress to be adjusted... ... Duque, protege of former President Alvaro Uribe, has is incensed there..

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..

philippines: congress aims to lock up more children

Both houses of the Philippine Congress appear set to approve a bill that would incarcerate greater numbers of  children caught up in the criminal justice system. ... “If the Philippine Congress passes the bill lowering the age of criminal liability, they will be throwing many more..

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..

the us congress is preparing a new war

In Washington, the struggle between Jacksonians and Imperialists may well seduce Congress into harassing President, and playing foreign affairs.. This Congress has just elected James Risch to the presidency of Senatorial Committee for Foreign Affairs, and Eliot Engel to the presidency of..

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..

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.. ..

congress grants bush authority to attack iraq

WASHINGTON -- President Bush called Congress solid vote Thursday to give him the power to invade Iraq message to Saddam Hussein and the world that United States is resolved to disarm the rogue state. With Congress staunchly behind Bush, United Nations Security Council -- especially France..

Most controversial news of the day, as detected by AI.