NATIVE VOTE CAN SWING KEY STATES, SAYS CONGRESSWOMAN DAVIDS

NATIVE VOTE CAN SWING KEY STATES, SAYS CONGRESSWOMAN DAVIDS

LAS VEGAS – As Nevada caucuses end, Indigenous communities across the state say only three Democratic campaigns  have made substantial efforts to address the concerns of Native Americans. “I would like to see every candidate in 2020 put forward a comprehensive plan...

Supreme Court Hears Its First Abortion Case Under Trump Administration

Supreme Court Hears Its First Abortion Case Under Trump Administration

WASHINGTON — Tensions were high at the steps of the Supreme Court today with the court’s first hearing on abortion under the Trump administration.

The administration replaced Justice Anthony Kennedy, who was considered a swing vote, with Justice Brett Kavanaugh and nominated Justice Neil Gorsuch, shifting the court’s ideological composition more to the right.

“We have high hopes that the five pro-life justices will come down on the pro-life side,” said Kristan Hawkins, president of Students for Life of America.

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Amid endorsements, Biden on track to win Virginia

ARLINGTON, VA - Super Tuesday voters had to rethink their vote after two major candidates, Sen. Amy Klobuchar and South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg, dropped out of the race to endorse former Vice President Joe Biden. Moderate voters in this Southern State say that the...

Supreme Court weighs due process rights of asylum seekers

Another effort by the Trump administration to crack down on migrants seeking asylum at the U.S.-Mexico border made its way to the U.S. Supreme Court. The case — DHS vs. Thuraissigiam — seeks to determine whether immigrants referred for “expedited removal” from the United States are entitled to a day in court before a neutral federal judge.

Why did it take 120 years to pass an anti-lynching act?

The overwhelming vote last week in the House of Representatives to designate lynching as a federal hate crime shows just how sluggish the pace of change can be in America. The House voted 410-4 on Feb. 26 to designate lynching as a federal hate crime, 120 years after...

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