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Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam acts to remove Robert E. Lee statue from US Capitol

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam acts to remove Robert E. Lee statue from US Capitol

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam (D) has taken the first step in having the statue of Virginian and Confederate General Robert E. Lee removed from the United States Capitol building, after two Democratic
Cummings To Be First African-American Lawmaker To Lie In State At Capitol

Cummings To Be First African-American Lawmaker To Lie In State At Capitol

Thousands are expected to pay their respects to the late Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD) Thursday as he becomes the first...
What the Buyers Are Buying From the Spring 2020 Runways

What the Buyers Are Buying From the Spring 2020 Runways

While we've already wrapped up our favorite collections, accessories and top trends from the Spring 2020 runways, we're not technically the ones who decide what you'll actually be wearing next season.

Uber and Lyft allegedly paid drivers to rally against employee status

There is seemingly no end in sight for Uber and Lyft's ongoing worker status dispute. The raging debate has seen battles in the UK Supreme Court, multimillion-dollar lawsuits, driver strikes and only
Donald Trump Flys Off the Handle in July Fourth Speech, Talmbout Airports During Revolutionary War

Donald Trump Flys Off the Handle in July Fourth Speech, Talmbout Airports During Revolutionary War

Donald Trump’s decision to insert himself in Independence Day celebrations in the nation’s capital resulted in a tale of two Fourths — and an erroneous, anachronistic reference to airports being
Rep. Deb Haaland spurs lawmakers to reconsider depictions of Natives in nation's Capitol

Rep. Deb Haaland spurs lawmakers to reconsider depictions of Natives in nation's Capitol

One of the oft-repeated expressions applied when things go sour thanks to reactionary politicians winning their campaigns is: “Elections have consequences.” Yes, they do. However obvious, it should be
Bluff called: I’ll be there for the State of the Union on the 29th, says Trump to Pelosi in new letter

Bluff called: I’ll be there for the State of the Union on the 29th, says Trump to Pelosi in new letter

Brinksmanship. The post Bluff called: I’ll be there for the State of the Union on the 29th, says Trump to Pelosi in new letter appeared first on Hot Air.
Report: Trump intends to deliver SOTU as scheduled at the Capitol, despite Pelosi’s objection

Report: Trump intends to deliver SOTU as scheduled at the Capitol, despite Pelosi’s objection

Showdown. The post Report: Trump intends to deliver SOTU as scheduled at the Capitol, despite Pelosi’s objection appeared first on Hot Air.
Confederate plaque at Texas Capitol building coming down after complaints about accuracy

Confederate plaque at Texas Capitol building coming down after complaints about accuracy

The Texas State Preservation Board voted unanimously Friday to remove the controversial Children of the Confederacy plaque from the state Capitol building in Austin. And least at least one lawmaker is

Bush praised as a “great man” and “gentle soul”

The nation’s capital embraced George H.W. Bush in death with solemn ceremony and high tributes to his service and decency, as the remains of the 41st president took their place in the Capitol rotunda
Mike Pence remembers George H.W. Bush, lying in state

Mike Pence remembers George H.W. Bush, lying in state

RIP. The post Mike Pence remembers George H.W. Bush, lying in state appeared first on Hot Air.
About those nooses found at the Mississippi state capitol (Update)

About those nooses found at the Mississippi state capitol (Update)

Hate signs? The post About those nooses found at the Mississippi state capitol (Update) appeared first on Hot Air.
Beto O'Rourke Defends Beyoncé Against Critics of Late Support

Beto O'Rourke Defends Beyoncé Against Critics of Late Support

Earlier this month, Houston native Beyoncé followed in the footsteps of Travis Scott and endorsed Texas Democratic Senate candidate Beto O'Rourke.
Pandora Names Jason Roth Head of Product and Partnership Communications

Pandora Names Jason Roth Head of Product and Partnership Communications

Pandora has named veteran music/technology communications exec Jason Roth as its new Head of Product and Partnership Communications, based at the company’s Oakland headquarters. Roth, who starts this
Jeff Flake’s strange, caught-in-between day in Washington, in photos

Jeff Flake’s strange, caught-in-between day in Washington, in photos

US senator Jeff Flake began the day announcing his intention to vote to confirm Brett Kavanaugh, Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee. He ended caught in…
Signs Point to a Global Slowdown

Signs Point to a Global Slowdown

This post Signs Point to a Global Slowdown appeared first on Daily Reckoning. With Fed tightening and a weak economy on a collision course, you can likely expect a recession... The post Signs Point to

Who is an employee? New standard for 2 million workers spurs clash at California Capitol

Ashley Hutton Stanfield’s favorite thing about her job is the freedom to work in the “nooks and crannies of my day.” Four years ago, after leaving her career at a medical devices company to raise her

Veteran sets himself on fire in front of Georgia Capitol, protesting treatment by VA

An Air Force veteran set himself on fire in front of Georgia’s state Capitol in Atlanta on Tuesday morning, reportedly in an act of protest…