But Judge Matthew Kennelly did order Cook County Sheriff Thomas Dart to enact additional sanitation and quarantine guidelines. Any detainees showing coronavirus symptoms must be tested by Saturday, and any detainee who is quarantined must be given a face mask by Sunday. … [Read more...] about Prisons and jails across the US are turning into ‘petri dishes’ for coronavirus. Deputies are falling ill, too.
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WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said last month that the organization switched gears and encouraged mask use after several weeks because evidence had evolved. "Our updated guidance contains new information on the composition of fabric masks, based on academic research requested by WHO," Tedros said last month. … [Read more...] about Countries are strengthening their face mask rules. Soon you might have to wear one outdoors, too
For more than 15 years, the Secretary of Labor has had the authority to initiate an investigation of abuse of H1-B program when he or she finds reasonable cause. That has never been done. That authority has never been used. But again, we signed a memo of understanding on Friday with the Department of Homeland Security that’ll change that too. They’re going to now share information they have, which I can then use to bring cases. … [Read more...] about Donald Trump’s Visa Worker Reforms: ‘Tip of the Iceberg’
Their counterparts at the National Republican Congressional Committee have plopped down $23.5 million in initial advertising buys. The GOP plans to spend heavily on behalf of ex-Rep. David ValadaoDavid Goncalves ValadaoDemocratic Rep. Cox advances in California primary The 14 other key races to watch on Super Tuesday The biggest political upsets of the decade MORE (R-Calif.), who is running to win back his old seat in the Inland Empire, and ex-Rep. Claudia Tenney (R-N.Y.), running for her seat around Binghampton and Syracuse. … [Read more...] about House Democrats target Midwestern GOP seats
Stephen I. Vladeck, a law professor at the University of Texas at Austin, said it was not clear how federal agents could occupy the streets of a city that is 99% not federal property. “It’s of course the prerogative of the federal government to enforce federal law and protect federal property,” Vladeck said. “It is not the job of the federal government to be a general police force for all crimes.” … [Read more...] about Trump threatens to send federal law enforcement forces to more cities