Users who are viewing this thread

  • Admin
Below are some of the top political news stories of the day:


Trump claims 'absolute immunity' from Swalwell lawsuit over Jan. 6 riot

Former President Trump on Monday argued that he possesses “absolute immunity” from a lawsuit filed against him by Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-Calif.) over his role in the Jan. 6 riot.

Arizona Secretary of State slams 'highly partisan,' 'fringe' election audit - The Hill

Biden to meet Putin for Geneva summit amid US-Russia tension - AP

DOJ releases part of memo behind Barr's decision not to charge Trump in Russia probe - ABC

Marjorie Taylor Greene's Holocaust Remarks Blasted By Republican Leaders - NPR

Greene in 2020 video said she wouldn't take down statue of Hitler - The Hill

US allows Americans with expired passports to return home - AP

Senate GOP to make infrastructure counteroffer Thursday - The Hill

Top Republicans dig in over January 6 commission bill -plan to filibuster as soon as this week - CNN

'A big divide': Biden-GOP infrastructure talks sputter as Democrats ponder going it alone - NBC

Rand Paul receives death threat package with white powder and violent, profane message - FOX

Trump on Wuhan lab: Now everyone agrees 'I was right' - The Hill

Greene disregards GOP rebuke over Holocaust references - Wash. Examiner

Romney says he backs House-passed bill to create January 6 commission - CBS

Poll: A quarter of Americans say Donald Trump is 'true president' of the US - USA Today

McGahn agrees to testify before House Judiciary Committee behind closed doors next week - CNN

POLITICO Playbook PM: What will McCarthy do about MTG’s Nazi obsession? - Politico

Sen. Rand Paul points at '80s pop star after receiving suspicious white powder in package - The Hill

Blinken in Israel on Mideast tour to shore up Gaza truce - AP

Shots fired near George Floyd Square, person injured on anniversary of Floyd's death - NBC

Biden WH seeks to extradite Marine vet in danger of being executed by North Korea, supporters warn - FOX

Andrew Yang's wife Evelyn rips 'racist disfiguration' of husband in New York Daily News cartoon - The Hill

Biden, Putin to meet in person June 16 in Geneva, White House confirms - FOX

Democrats, GOP team up on bill targeting China as U.S. suffers microchip shortage - CNBC

It’s not just Arizona: Push to review 2020 ballots spreads - AP

Trump moves to dismiss Eric Swalwell lawsuit as he claims 'absolute immunity' - Wash. Examiner

US still reckoning with police violence year after George Floyd death - ABC

DOJ Moves To Block Full Memo On Trump Obstruction Decision From Release - NPR

US to reopen Jerusalem consulate, upgrading Palestinian ties - AP

Democrats nervous and GOP hopeful that New Mexico election is 2022 bellwether - Wash. Examiner

Antiracism teaching ban divides Oklahoma ahead of Tulsa massacre centennial - Politico

McConnell, Schumer blast Greene remarks on Holocaust - The Hill

Biden Under Pressure Over 'Public Health' Border Expulsions - NY Times

Iran, world powers resume talks on US return to nuclear deal - AP

SCOTUS to consider case accusing Harvard of anti-Asian discrimination - Wash. Examiner

GOP leaders condemn Greene's Holocaust comments, but accuse Democrats of antisemitism - Axios

Arizona and Georgia audits move forward as Republicans continue to push election fraud lies - CNN

Gas prices on Memorial Day weekend expected to be highest in 7 years -- here's why - ABC

At anniversary of George Floyd's murder, Biden struggles to make progress on racial issues - LA Times

Secret recordings reveal 'appalling' conditions of tent camps hosting thousands of migrant children: Report - Wash. Examiner

McCarthy, Kustoff introduce bill targeting anti-Semitic hate crimes amid wave of attacks - FOX

As deadlines slip, Biden agenda faces crucial assessment - AP

New Mexico special House election: Nervous Democrats playing it safe - FOX

Business groups form coalition to oppose every tax hike proposal by Democrats - CNBC

Olympics-White House stands by Tokyo Games as COVID surges - Reuters

D.C. attorney general files suit accusing Amazon of price fixing - Politico

John Cena apologizes to China for referring to Taiwan as country - Wash. Examiner

A majority of Republicans are living in a fantasy world built around the Big Lie - CNN

Detained blogger appears in video after Belarus forced his plane to land - NBC

Texas lawmakers OK carrying handguns without a license, despite opposition... - CBS

Supreme Court will consider taking up major challenge to affirmative action - The Hill

Dems fight off 'defund the police' attack in New Mexico special election - Politico

McCarthy, Stefanik, Scalise rebuke Marjorie Taylor Greene's comparison of COVID-19 vaccine rules to Holocaust - FOX

Man accused of bringing bombs to Capitol had contacted Cruz's office with concern about 'election fraud,' judge notes - CNN

Justice Dept. appeals judge’s order on Russia probe memo - AP

Federal judge rules Georgia’s anti-BDS law is unconstitutional - Wash. Examiner

Biden's ATF nominee to face grilling over lobbying for gun controls - Reuters

Biden Just Purged The Arts Commission That Advises Congress On Public Architecture - NPR

Floyd family using portion of settlement for community grant - Wash. Examiner

Byron Donalds: People don’t call ‘activists or politicians’ when in danger, they call the police - FOX

Wall Street is facing a $9 trillion problem - CNN

'No legitimate reason' for Arizona audit: Maricopa County's GOP recorder - ABC

Fight looms over down payment aid to close racial wealth gap - Politico

Warren urges Biden to replace Fed's Quarles in testy exchange - The Hill

Biden calls Belarus plane diversion an ‘outrageous incident’ - AP

Driver accused of hitting two people peacefully protesting police shooting of Andrew Brown Jr. - NBC

Rep. Carter introduces bill to bar federal funds to states that provide assistance to illegal immigrants - FOX

Families separated at Mexico border build new American life - AP

US will make 'significant contributions' to rebuilding Gaza, Blinken says in first stop of Mideast tour - CNN

EU imposes sanctions on Belarus over 'hijacked' Ryanair flight - ABC

Andrew Cuomo says he gets advice from journalists 'all the time' - The Hill

Corporate America got more ‘woke.’ Will it last? - Politico

Mark Ruffalo apologizes for suggesting Israel committed 'genocide' - NBC

Florida governor signs bill to ban Big Tech 'deplatforming' - BBC

Biden was 'torn' about picking VP Harris after presidential debate 'bull---': book - FOX

‘Turning mourning into dancing’: Festival to remember Floyd - AP

More than 50 years before George Floyd's death, lawmakers predicted a growing racial divide - CNN

Home prices shattering records across U.S. following pandemic - CBS

Rising antisemitism strains Democrats and GOP alike - Politico

Iran state TV: 7 approved for June 18 presidential election - AP

After George Floyd was killed, retailers pledged to put Black-owned brands on shelves. Here's how it's going. - NBC

White House, Kremlin aim for Biden-Putin summit in Geneva - AP

D.C. attorney general sues Amazon over price hikes - NBC

Police are still killing people at the same rate as before - Politico

10 days after ransomware attack, Irish health system still struggling - ABC

Nonpartisan budget report says future nuke costs are rising - AP

Factory boss defiant as sanctions bite in China’s Xinjiang - AP

States collected $2.7 billion in recreational pot taxes in 2020 - The Hill

Rashida Tlaib silent on ally's call to stop condemning anti-Semitism - FOX

Mysterious air base being built on volcanic island off Yemen - AP

NFL investigating ex-coach's claims of racial discrimination - NBC

Not a New Yorker? Yang family bristles at ‘tourist’ mockery - AP

Conservationists thrilled as 'extinct' wild river predator pops up - The Hill

Is There Really A Truck Driver Shortage? - NPR

Thousands evacuated in India as strong cyclone inches closer - AP

Puerto Rico ends its nightly Covid curfew after a year - NBC

Cryptocurrency goes green: Could 'proof of stake' offer a solution to energy concerns? - NBC

UN calls for immediate release of Mali President Bah Ndaw - BBC

EU leaders agree on Belarus sanctions after plane diversion - AP

10 Questions About Empathy In America, A Year After George Floyd's Death - NPR

Japan says US travel warning for virus won’t hurt Olympians - AP

Pilot dead after aircraft crashes near Nellis Air Force Base in Las Vegas - ABC

Stephen Colbert says he's going back before live audiences - AP

DHS to require pipeline companies to report cyberattacks - The Hill

Asian stocks follow Wall St higher as inflation fears ease - AP

Coronavirus News and Updates:

Moderna says its COVID-19 shot works in kids as young as 12 - AP

White House expects US to reach 50% adults fully vaccinated today - CNN

Biden admin tries to revive hunt for Covid-19 drugs - Politico

In NYC’s furthest flung neighborhood, vaccine a tough sell - AP

Becerra tells WHO it 'must' launch more 'transparent' investigation into COVID origin - FOX

Children's Risk Of Serious Illness From COVID-19 Is As Low As It Is For The Flu - NPR

live updates Fewer than half of Americans are now social distancing, poll finds - CNN

Children's Risk Of Serious Illness From COVID-19 Is As Low As It Is For The Flu - NPR

The Latest: Australian city renews restrictions over cluster - AP

Michigan Gov. Whitmer is latest Dem caught in the act of COVID-19 rule hypocrisy - FOX

A vaccine marvel is bringing America back - CNN

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey signs vaccine passport ban into law - FOX

WeWork imploded in 2019. The pandemic brought it back to life. - NBC

Andrus Whitewing

Andrus Whitewing


Create an account or login to comment

You must be a member in order to leave a comment

Create account

Create an account on our community. It's easy!

Log in

Already have an account? Log in here.

Top Bottom