Featured, Politics As Islamic holidays near, Texas Muslims back bill creating a more inclusive calendar for government employees At the end of Ramadan in 2019, Zohaib Qadri was torn between keeping up with his hectic job planning a legislative agenda and compiling policy research as a Texas legislative aid or using paid time ... CONTINUE READING Featured, Politics, Topics VIDEO: $31 Billion Included For Indigenous Americans In COVID Relief Package WASHINGTON — The $1.9 trillion COVID relief package passed by Congress last week contains an historic amount of funding for Indigenous Americans. It includes $31 billion to help tribal communities recover from the pandemic - ... CONTINUE READING Featured, Politics, Topics Civics lesson: James Madison masterminded parts of the Constitution and Bill of Rights. So why isn’t he more popular? Each week, The Spokesman-Review examines one question from the Naturalization Test immigrants must pass to become United States citizens. Today’s question: James Madison is famous for many things. Can you name one? The hardest part of this question ... CONTINUE READING Politics, Topics VIDEO: Another Potential Plot to Breach the Capitol Brings Increased Security WASHINGTON — On March 4th, the FBI and DHS warned of another potential attack on the capitol. According to the security bulletin released by the U.S. Capitol Police, “security upgrades” included “establishing a physical structure ... CONTINUE READING
For The People Act passes House, heads to Senate

For The People Act passes House, heads to Senate

Some New York voting rights groups and Democratic lawmakers say the For the People Act that passed in the House last week is vital to ensuring accessible voting for everyone, while at least one Republican congresswoman called it a power grab by the far left.

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