MLK Day

By Terrance Turner Jan. 16, 2023 WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 04: The sun rises at the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial on the 50th anniversary of King's assassination April 4, 2018 in Washington, DC. A prayer march organized by A.C.T. To End Racism brought together religious leaders and others to memorialize the day that … Continue reading MLK Day

Kevin McCarthy Wins 15th Bid For House Speaker

By Terrance Turner Jan. 3, 2023 (updated Jan. 6) WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 04: U.S. House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) listens in the House Chamber during the second day of elections for Speaker of the House at the U.S. Capitol Building on January 04, 2023 in Washington, DC. The House of Representatives is meeting … Continue reading Kevin McCarthy Wins 15th Bid For House Speaker

Barbara Walters Dies At 93

By Terrance Turner Dec. 30, 2022 Legendary journalist and trailblazer Barbara Walters has died. She was 93. Her publicist confirmed the news in a statement, writing that Walters died peacefully at her home. “Barbara Walters passed away peacefully in her home surrounded by loved ones. She lived her life with no regrets. She was a … Continue reading Barbara Walters Dies At 93

Trump’s Tax Returns Released

By Terrance Turner Dec. 30, 2022 The House Ways and Means Committee released Donald Trump's tax returns today. The returns cover six years: 2015-2020. They show that Trump paid a total of $1.1 million in federal income taxes during his first three years in office -- but zero during his final year as president. Background … Continue reading Trump’s Tax Returns Released

President Zelenskyy Addresses Congress

By Terrance Turner Dec. 21, 2022 Volodymyr Zelenskiy, Ukraine's president, speaks during a joint meeting of Congress at the US Capitol in Washington, DC, US, on Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2022. President Biden welcomed Zelenskiy to the White House today as the Ukrainian president sought to firm up US support for Kyiv's defense against Russia in … Continue reading President Zelenskyy Addresses Congress

Jan. 6 Committee Approves Criminal Referrals For Trump

By Terrance Turner Dec. 19, 2022 WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 19: An image of a noose and gallows is displayed during the final hearing of the House Select Committee to Investigate the January 6 Attack on the U.S. Capitol, in the Canon House Office Building on Capitol Hill on December 19, 2022 in Washington, DC. … Continue reading Jan. 6 Committee Approves Criminal Referrals For Trump

Election 2022: Raphael Warnock Wins Georgia Runoff

By Terrance Turner Dec. 6, 2022 Tonight, voters in Georgia -- and across the nation -- awaited results from the pivotal Georgia runoff. It's a rematch of last month's midterm election, which was too close for comfort. Sen. Raphael Warnock (D) had a narrow lead over the Republican candidate former NFL player Herschel Walker. But … Continue reading Election 2022: Raphael Warnock Wins Georgia Runoff

Biden Signs Respect For Marriage Act (UPDATED)

By Terrance Turner Nov. 29, 2022 President Joe Biden has signed the Respect for Marriage Act, which codifies marriage protections into federal law. The legislation applies to both interracial and same-sex marriages. https://twitter.com/POTUS/status/1602760913831927809?t=d-lpEKsfS4oNnHbaTdNqMw&s=19 WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 13: People attend a bill signing ceremony for the Respect for Marriage Act on the South Lawn of … Continue reading Biden Signs Respect For Marriage Act (UPDATED)

Trump Announces 2024 Presidential Run

By Terrance Turner November 15, 2022 Former US President Donald Trump speaks at the Mar-a-Lago Club in Palm Beach, Florida, on November 15, 2022. - Donald Trump pulled the trigger on a third White House run on November 15, setting the stage for a bruising Republican nomination battle after a poor midterm election showing by … Continue reading Trump Announces 2024 Presidential Run

Election 2022: Democrats Will Hold Senate After Midterms

By Terrance Turner Nov. 8, 2022 (updated Nov. 9) Voters nationwide took to the polls today for the 2022 midterms. At stake is the Democrats' majorities in both the Senate and the House of Representatives, along with statewide races like governor and attorney general. This post brings together the results in some of the biggest … Continue reading Election 2022: Democrats Will Hold Senate After Midterms