US Sen. Patrick Leahy of Vermont was hospitalized Thursday after he felt unwell at his McLean, Virginia, home, his office said. As a precaution, the 82-year-old Democrat was taken to a Washington-area hospital for tests. At the recommendation of his doctors, he was expected to remain in the hospital overnight for observation. Leahy, the longest-serving sitting senator, is not seeking re-election in November. By the … Continue reading Sen. Patrick Leahy hospitalized after feeling unwell
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The three Los Angeles City Council members at the center of a scandal over a recording of racist comments have all had long, influential careers in state and local politics. Los Angeles City Council member Kevin de Leon sits in chamber before starting the Los Angeles City Council meeting, Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2022 in Los Angeles. The three Los Angeles City … Continue reading Racist comments could end careers of powerful LA politicians!!
Former president Donald Trump is facing blowback for an inflammatory online message attacking Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) that many viewed as a threat. “He has a DEATH WISH,” Trump posted late Friday on his Truth Social platform, criticizing McConnell for agreeing to a deal to fund the government through December. He also disparaged McConnell’s wife, Elaine Chao, who served as Trump’s transportation secretary and was … Continue reading Trump escalates attacks on McConnell with ‘DEATH WISH’ post
WASHINGTON, DC – JANUARY 06: U.S. Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA) speaks at a news conference on Republican lawmakers’ response to the January 6th attack on the U.S. Capitol on January 06, 2022 in Washington, DC. During the news conference, Greene and Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) said that federal agents were allegedly present during the insurrection and the ones inciting the riot. “White supremacy, neo-Nazism, … Continue reading Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene draws criticism for speaking at white nationalist conference￼
Gov. Andrew Cuomo violated federal and state laws by sexually harassing multiple women — including current and former state employees — through actions that included touching their “intimate body parts” without consent, officials said Tuesday. Cuomo and his team also allegedly retaliated against at least one victim and created a “toxic” and hostile work environment in the Executive Chamber, officials said. The blockbuster announcements came … Continue reading Probe finds Gov. Cuomo sexually harassed multiple women, violated federal and state law