Justice Department sues Texas over new redistricting maps

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Department of Justice sued Texas over new redistricting maps Monday, saying the plans discriminate against voters in the state’s boomingRead More

US plans diplomatic boycott of Beijing Winter Olympics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. will stage a diplomatic boycott of the upcoming Winter Olympics in Beijing t o protest Chinese human rights abuses, the White HouseRead More

Transplant bill would protect patients with disabilities

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Maggie Hassan of New Hampshire has helped introduce a bill that would prevent discrimination against patients with disabilities whoRead More

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Both sides planning for new state-by-state abortion fight

WASHINGTON (AP) — As the Supreme Court court weighs the future of the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade decision, a resurgent anti-abortion movement is looking to pressRead More

If the Supreme Court curtails abortion rights it could flip the script on the 2022 midterm elections

  (CNN) — With the looming possibility of the Supreme Court gutting Roe v. Wade, the future of reproductive rights in America is poised to become aRead More

US intelligence finds Russia planning Ukraine offensive

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden pledged on Friday to make it “very, very difficult” for Russia’s Vladimir Putin to take military action in UkraineRead More

Time is no ally as Dems strain to finish Biden’s $2T bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — If President Joe Biden’s $2 trillion social and environment package was a Broadway show, its seven months on Congress’ stage could qualifyRead More

Biden signs stopgap funding bill to keep government running

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden on Friday signed into law the stopgap spending bill that will keep the federal government running through Feb. 18,Read More

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Hoarse Biden says it’s just a cold he caught from grandson

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden has at least one thing in common with thousands of parents and grandparents this winter: He’s picked up aRead More

Democrats take new look at Massachusetts governor’s race after Baker steps aside

(CNN) — The race for Massachusetts governor became more appealing for commonwealth Democrats this week with popular Republican Gov. Charlie Baker‘s decision not to seek aRead More