Democrats Block McCarthy Resolution To Censure Maxine Waters Over Protest Comments

April 20, 2021 - 4:39pm EDT
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Republicans criticized the California Democrat's remarks urging protesters to "get more confrontational" if former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin is acquitted in his trial.

May 26 - 12:56pm EDT

Former President Donald Trump must answer questions under oath in New York Attorney General Letitia James' civil investigation into his business practices, a state appeals court ruled Thursday.

May 26 - 5:58am EDT

Oklahoma now becomes the first state in the nation to effectively end availability of the procedure.

May 26 - 5:11am EDT

President Biden signed an executive order Wednesday on policing — two years after George Floyd was killed by a Minneapolis police officer.

May 26 - 5:11am EDT

The results of a study released this month find that at least one in five Republican state legislators across the country are affiliated with far-right groups on Facebook.

May 26 - 5:00am EDT

A large body of research shows being denied an abortion limits women's education, time in the workforce and wages. It also finds long-term negative impacts for their children.

May 25 - 6:03pm EDT

Even as some lawmakers say it's "nuts" not to take action, any measure faces exceedingly slim odds of passing in the 50-50 Senate.

May 25 - 5:14pm EDT

Two House subcommittees are holding hearings on the baby formula crisis. One will focus on the Food and Drug Administration and the formula makers. The other will look at the effects of the shortage.

May 25 - 4:39pm EDT

President Biden has marked the second anniversary of the murder of George Floyd by signing an executive order. It will set up some of the police reforms that stalled in Congress.

May 25 - 4:18pm EDT

Rumors, misinformation and conspiracy theories were rampant on right-wing social media before verifiable information came out about the gunman who took at least 21 lives at a Texas elementary school.