Oregon Gov. Kate Brown explains why she commuted all of her state's death sentences

December 15, 2022 - 5:16am EST
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In her final weeks in office, Brown commuted the sentences of all 17 people on death row in the state. Capital punishment is legal in Oregon, though its last execution was in 1997.

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Former President Trump and his campaign are working hard to disavow ties to Project 2025, the sweeping conservative plan led by the Heritage Foundation that seeks to transform the American government.

Jul 11 - 5:03pm EDT

Former President Trump and his campaign are working hard to disavow ties to Project 2025, the sweeping conservative plan led by the Heritage Foundation that seeks to transform the American government.

Jul 11 - 2:50pm EDT

Senate Democrats met Thursday with top campaign staff to President Biden in an effort to allay concerns about Biden's ability to lead.

Jul 11 - 2:50pm EDT

Senate Democrats met Thursday with top campaign staff to President Biden in an effort to allay concerns about Biden's ability to lead.

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David Madland of the Center for American Progress says new, “good” jobs are on the rise, but many of the workers don’t realize it’s a result of Biden’s new industrial policies.

Jul 11 - 12:09pm EDT

David Madland of the Center for American Progress says new, “good” jobs are on the rise, but many of the workers don’t know it’s a result of Biden’s new industrial policies.

Jul 11 - 7:19am EDT

A new Cook Political Report poll sees a shift in several swing states toward former President Donald Trump.

Jul 11 - 7:00am EDT

President Biden’s first formal solo news conference of the year is being closely watched to see how he handles curveballs. Many in his own party want him to step back from his reelection bid.

Jul 11 - 6:28am EDT

The U.S. Constitution requires a president to be 35 or older, but only a lower age limit exists. There has never been an upper one.