Michigan AG asks feds to investigate fake GOP electors

Michigan AG asks feds to investigate fake GOP electors

Michigan’s attorney general is asking federal prosecutors to open a criminal investigation into 16 Republicans who submitted false certificates stating they were the state’s presidential electors despite Joe Biden’s 154,000-vote victory in... Read more »
Power of one: Manchin is singularly halting Biden's agenda

Power of one: Manchin is singularly halting Biden’s agenda

WASHINGTON — Sen. Joe Manchin settled in at President Joe Biden’s family home in Delaware on a Sunday morning in the fall as the Democrats worked furiously to gain his support on... Read more »
GOP field in Pennsylvania's Senate race heads for reshuffle | Entertainment

GOP field in Pennsylvania’s Senate race heads for reshuffle | Entertainment

Both have said little publicly, if anything, but are active behind the scenes. Here’s a look at the landscape: The most prominent Republicans already running are conservative commentator Kathy Barnette, real estate... Read more »
Texas Gov Threatens To Defund Legislature After Dems Block Voter Suppression Bill

Texas Gov Threatens To Defund Legislature After Dems Block Voter Suppression Bill

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said Monday that he would veto a section of the state budget that funds the legislature, after a walkout by Democratic state lawmakers successfully blocked the Republican’s priority... Read more »
Arizona auditors backtrack, say no election data destroyed | National News

Arizona auditors backtrack, say no election data destroyed | National News

PHOENIX (AP) — Firms hired to run a partisan audit of the 2020 election for Senate Republicans in Arizona said Tuesday that data was not destroyed, reversing earlier allegations that election officials... Read more »
Republican contractor Kelvin King announces 2022 Senate bid | Govt-and-politics

Republican contractor Kelvin King announces 2022 Senate bid | Govt-and-politics

ATLANTA (AP) — Kelvin King, a contractor who was a prominent Black supporter of President Donald Trump, has become the first Republican to announce a challenge to Georgia Democratic U.S. Sen. Raphael... Read more »
Biden eyes $3T package for infrastructure, schools, families | Us News

Biden eyes $3T package for infrastructure, schools, families | Us News

WASHINGTON (AP) — Fresh off passage of the COVID-19 relief bill, President Joe Biden is assembling the next big White House priority, a sweeping $3 trillion package of investments on infrastructure and... Read more »
Key senators oppose Biden budget pick, confirmation at risk | Govt-and-politics

Key senators oppose Biden budget pick, confirmation at risk | Govt-and-politics

Manchin said bipartisanship is “more important than ever” as the nation faces many crises and suggested Tanden was overtly partisan. “I believe her overtly partisan statements will have a toxic and detrimental... Read more »
Florida's Marco Rubio and Rick Scott vote to acquit Trump over role in Capitol riot | National

Florida’s Marco Rubio and Rick Scott vote to acquit Trump over role in Capitol riot | National

WASHINGTON — Florida’s two senators voted to acquit former President Donald Trump on Saturday, as Rick Scott and Marco Rubio stood with a twice-impeached president who continues to exert immense influence over... Read more »
South Dakota Legislature roundup for Monday, January 25, 2021

South Dakota Legislature roundup for Monday, January 25, 2021

CHANGING WORLD: The governor’s proposal to open South Dakota’s medical laws to the practice of telehealth is filed. Senate Bill 96 would repeal the prohibition against telehealth being used in the absence... Read more »