It probably won't be as far-reaching as Warren intended when she advocated getting rid of the filibuster because it gives "a veto to the gun industry," but some Republicans -- Collins chief among them -- have long been open to some changes in federal gun laws. … [Read more...] about McConnell says ‘basic arithmetic’ shows Dems can’t kill filibuster. How that hampers these progressive desires
Cory gardner town hall 2017
As Breitbart News reported last month, the new legislation, backed by Rep. Ro Khanna (D-CA) and other left-wing members of Congress, “H.R. 8424: Supreme Court Term Limits and Regular Appointments Act of 2020,” proposes that Supreme Court justices be forced to retire after 18 years and then relegated to a “senior” role or moved to other courts. … [Read more...] about Joe Biden: No Term Limits for Supreme Court Justices, Maybe Move Them to Another Court
"We’ve got the biggest game in our house, we’re in it and can’t fill it? I know that’s disappointing for a lot of fans. But people have got to be smart and stay safe," Sapp, one of the stars of Tampa Bay’s Super Bowl championship run 18 years ago, said. … [Read more...] about Bucs fans set to cheer inside, outside Super Bowl stadium
Newsom is also trying to spread the word that San Francisco has taken significant steps to entice local families to stay by increasing its child care subsidies, phasing in free preschool for all, providing low-cost health insurance for young people, upgrading libraries, improving parks, and increasing the city's financial contribution to public schools. … [Read more...] about Lots of toddlers, fewer school-age kids in S.F.
On the eve of Diana's funeral, the Queen and Prince Philip look at floral tributes left outside Buckingham Palace. More than 1 million bouquets of flowers were left at Kensington Palace, Buckingham Palace and St. James's Palace in the wake of Diana's death. … [Read more...] about Kristen Stewart set to play Princess Diana in film detailing her split from Prince Charles