Nothing was found on your request

The Daily Kos: news on page 8

With sights set on the Supreme Court overturning Roe, Arkansas and Utah pass 18-week abortion bans

Another day, and another couple of state legislatures decide to pass abortion cut-offs that supporters know won’t pass constitutional muster unless the U.S. Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade. This

Released testimony from FBI agent Peter Strzok shows that his Trump texts were taken out of context

On Thursday, the complete transcript of testimony by FBI agent Peter Strzok before the House Judiciary Committee was released to the public. Strzok, was involved in the Mueller investigation during

Trump to make yet another trip to the southern border to tout his dreams for a 'wall'

We're never going to be done with these, are we? Donald Trump announced Wednesday that he will be once again jetting down to the southern border, this time in about three weeks, to look at border

Ireland's openly gay prime minister met with Mike Pence and he had a special message just for him

Ireland’s openly gay prime minister met with America’s openly homophobic vice president on Thursday. “Vice President Mike Pence invited me and Matt to his home at the Naval Observatory this morning,”

Pelosi hails 'overwhelming and bipartisan' vote to reject Trump's 'sham emergency declaration'

If you needed a translation of the Senate vote on the resolution against Donald Trump’s national emergency, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is here for you with her statement on the vote.What happened:

Poll: A third of the nation says Cohen's testimony worsened their view of the Trump administration

Nearly a third of the country said Michael Cohen's testimony to Congress two weeks ago damaged their view of Donald Trump's administration, according to a newly released Civiqs poll commissioned by

Midday open thread: CA led states in 2018 solar installations; Ginsburg poster tainted with swastika

Today’s comic by Ruben Bolling is They were... Socialist invaders from the future:• Cops investigating defaced poster of Ruth Bader Ginsburg as a hate crime: The poster appearing on a Brooklyn subway

Senate passes resolution of disapproval of Trump's 'emergency' declaration

All of Republicans' machinations and all of the pressure from Individual 1 could not stop the Senate from voting on the House-passed resolution of disapproval of Trump's emergency declaration for wall

ICE has been illegally jailing children for as long as 58 days, group says in complaint

Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has been illegally jailing children as young as 5 years old in a migrant family jail in Texas, an immigrant rights advocacy group said in a complaint filed

Connecticut Supreme Court gives families in Sandy Hook case hope in their suit against gun maker

In a 4-3 decision that marks a potentially major turning point in the fight between gun law reformers and gun rights advocates, the Connecticut Supreme Court overturned a lower court decision Thursday

Trump threatens to send police, military, and bikers to make things 'very bad' for his opponents

In an interview with Breitbart, Donald Trump had a not-at-all-subtle message for his opponents. “I have the support of the police, the support of the military, the support of the Bikers for Trump,” he

Appellate court rules Summer Zervos's defamation suit against Trump can move forward

Donald Trump's legal team suffered a blow Thursday when a New York appellate court rejected its efforts to get a defamation lawsuit against Trump dismissed. The civil suit against Trump stems from
6-year-old boy reunited with his family after being separated by the Trump admin for nearly a year

6-year-old boy reunited with his family after being separated by the Trump admin for nearly a year

Jesus, one of the deported parents who returned to the U.S./Mexico border earlier this month after being unjustly deported by the Trump administration last year, was reunited with his six-year-old

Trump's gaffe-prone commerce secretary faces a grilling by House Oversight Democrats

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross has survived two years of Donald Trump’s mood swings and purges, despite repeated episodes of inserting his custom-made velvet slippers into his own mouth on national

House passes resolution calling for public release of Mueller report 420-0

Convincing a single Democrat to sign on to a Republican tax bill is not achieving bipartisan support. This is bipartisan support.In a Thursday morning vote, the House passed a non-binding resolution

Trump's Medicare-busting budget undercuts Republican healthcare messaging for 2020

The $846 billion in Medicare cuts creates a messaging problem for Republicans for 2020. It is going to be challenging for them to run on "socialist Democrats" trying to get Medicare for everybody when

Trump's White House overruled career officials on security clearances some 30 times

A bipartisan pair of lawmakers wants to rein in Donald Trump's abuse of power regarding security clearances that were both unduly granted to and pulled from top administration officials. NBC News

Trump offers three lies and a truth in latest threat to veto anti-national emergency resolution

In case anyone was in any doubt, Donald Trump renewed his threat to veto the congressional resolution against his national emergency declaration when it passes the Senate, which is overwhelmingly

The handling of the 737 Max issue was a showcase for incompetence in the Trump White House

There’s a word for how well the Trump White House handled issues surrounding the crash of Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 and their possible connections to a Lion Air crash in October. Unfortunately,

Beto O'Rourke enters 2020 Democratic presidential primary

Former Rep. Beto O’Rourke announced Thursday that he is entering the crowded Democratic presidential primary, ending weeks of speculation. O’Rourke’s candidacy was propelled by his surprisingly