Politics

Steve September 30, 2022

Source: Texas Tribune Gov. Greg Abbott and Democratic challenger Beto O’Rourke clashed Friday night over immigration, abortion and gun control in the only planned gubernatorial debate before the Nov. 8 elections. Throughout the debate, Abbott tried to depict O’Rourke as an acolyte of Democratic President Joe Biden who would drive Texas to the left and […]

Steve September 30, 2022

“It is long past time the United States Congress became a unionized workplace, and that includes my own staff,” said Rep. Ilhan Omar. “I am proud of all the people on my team who have played a leading role in the staff unionization effort. Solidarity forever.”, Organizers announced Friday that the staffs of two progressives […]

Steve September 30, 2022

Source: Aljazeera Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has said his country is submitting an “accelerated” application to join the NATO military alliance, after Russian leader Vladimir Putin proclaimed the annexation of four partially occupied Ukrainian regions. This week, Russian proxies in the regions held referendums viewed as illegitimate by the international community. “We are taking our […]

Steve September 30, 2022

In addition to being a racist, antisemitic Christian fascist and white nationalist, Dalton Clodfelter is, like many others in the America First movement, a raging misogynist. And his misogyny was on full display Wednesday night during his “The Right Dissident” program broadcast on The Stew Peters Network. Ostensibly outraged about a woman who killed and […]

Steve September 30, 2022

Ken Meyer @ Mediaite: Michael Flynn Predicts State Governors Will Soon ‘Declare War’ in Shocking Arizona Campaign Speech. Josephine Harvey @ HuffPost: Marjorie Taylor Greene’s Husband Files For Divorce. Jack Jenkins @ Religion News Service: Interfaith group hosts Hill briefing on Christian nationalism. Andrew Buncombe @ The Independent: The January 6 hearings revealed stunning details […]

Steve September 30, 2022

Fox News host Jeanine Pirro, shown here addressing the Conservative Political Action Conference in February 2017, has been placed at the center of a $1.6 billion defamation suit against Fox by Dominion Voting Systems over false claims of fraud in the 2020 presidential elections. MIKE THEILER/AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption MIKE THEILER/AFP […]

Steve September 30, 2022

Source: AP CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The U.S. death toll from Hurricane Ian has risen to 17 as Florida authorities on Friday afternoon confirmed several drowning deaths and other fatalities. The Florida Department of Law Enforcement said the deaths included a 22-year-old woman who was ejected from an ATV rollover on Friday because of a […]

Steve September 30, 2022

Crime is in the spotlight in the U.S. Senate race in Wisconsin Republican Sen. Ron Johnson is in a tight race against Democrat Mandela Barnes in the U.S. Senate race in Wisconsin. Rising crime has become a major issue in the campaign for both parties. September 30, 20225:26 PM ET Crime is in the spotlight […]

Steve September 30, 2022

The country’s finance minister said that looming changes are bound to make the tax code “more progressive, efficient, fair, and also enough to guarantee social justice and economic efficiency.”, Spain’s leftist coalition government on Thursday announced a series of downwardly redistributive fiscal reforms—including a temporary “solidarity” tax on the nation’s 23,000 wealthiest residents—that lawmakers hope […]