Thanksgiving travel rush is back with some new habits

The Thanksgiving travel rush was back on this year, as people caught planes in numbers not seen in years, setting aside inflation concerns to reunite with loved ones and enjoy some normalcy after two holiday seasons marked by COVID-19 restrictions. Changing habits around work and play, however, might spread out the crowds and reduce the usual amount of holiday travel stress. Experts say many people … Continue reading Thanksgiving travel rush is back with some new habits

Trump dominates CPAC presidential straw poll

Former President Donald Trump handily won the Conservative Political Action Conference’s 2024 straw poll, indicating he remains the first choice of Republican activists for the party’s presidential nomination. The final numbers, released Saturday at the conference in Dallas, showed Trump out in front with 69% support. Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis came in a distant second with 24%, while Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) followed in third with 2% … Continue reading Trump dominates CPAC presidential straw poll

SMH!! House Republican Rep. DesJarlais to introduce new bill to block Biden student loan relief

Rep. Scott DesJarlais, R-Tenn., is set to introduce a bill that will aim to block President Biden’s student loan forgiveness plan.  Student loan debt cancellation ‘very regressive’: Dartmouth college student “There’s a lot of people out there that took out loans and, you know, maybe didn’t get their dream job, but don’t pay them back,” DesJarlais told FOX Business. “So to somehow decide that they … Continue reading SMH!! House Republican Rep. DesJarlais to introduce new bill to block Biden student loan relief

Report: Supreme Court draft suggests Roe could be overturned

(AP) — A draft opinion suggests the U.S. Supreme Court could be poised to overturn the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade case that legalized abortion nationwide, according to a Politico report. A decision to overrule Roe would lead to abortion bans in roughly half the states and could have huge ramifications for this year’s elections. But it’s unclear if the draft represents the court’s final word … Continue reading Report: Supreme Court draft suggests Roe could be overturned

Madison Cawthorn Cited For Carrying Handgun Through Airport Security — Again..

Rep. Madison Cawthorn (R-N.C.) was cited on a misdemeanor weapons charge for trying to bring a handgun through a security checkpoint at North Carolina’s Charlotte Douglas International Airport on Tuesday, police said. The gun was a loaded Staccato C2 9 mm semi-automatic, Charlotte ABC affiliate WSOC-TV reported, citing three unnamed sources. The weapon was found by TSA security screeners in a bag at the checkpoint, the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police … Continue reading Madison Cawthorn Cited For Carrying Handgun Through Airport Security — Again..