politics

Bipartisan police overhaul legislation emerges as anniversary of George Floyd death nears

As the May 25 anniversary of george-floyd” target=”_blank”>George Floyd’s< are working across the aisle to introduce bipartisan legislation to overhaul some police standards. A small group of lawmakers, led by Rep. Karen Bass, D-Calif., along with Senators Tim Scott, R-S.C., and Cory Booker, D-N.Y. — all of whom previously introduced police reform legislation — are looking at …

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'Ghost gun' crackdown proposal issued by Department of Justice

For the first time since 1968, the justice-department” target=”_blank”>Department of Justice< states.  National Association for Gun Rights President Dudley Brown said the proposed rule “is a slap in the face to the millions of law-abiding Americans who have built their own firearms at home.” “It’s a nonsense ‘feel good’ rule that …

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Florida voting law signed by DeSantis stops Mark Zuckerberg, others from bankrolling election administration

For at least two us-regions counties, the new voting law means losing millions in private grant money bankrolled mostly by companies founder mark-zuckerberg” target=”_blank”>Mark Zuckerberg,< a Republican, signed the bill Thursday that includes provisions such as adding voter ID requirements to absentee voting and limiting ballot harvesting. The law also …

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More big-money pet projects from US lawmakers revealed: Restroom renovations, tree-planting and more

More details of pork-barrel projects are coming to light as members of congress” target=”_blank”>Congress< that lawmakers have made public this week and has been highlighting some interesting finds.  50 EYE-POPPING EARMARKS REQUESTED BY LAWMAKERS IN UPCOMING FEDERAL BUDGET Rep. Barbara Lee, D-Calif., wants $3 million to renovate 26 public restrooms at Bay …

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