federal

  1. Crusher

    U.S. judge questions special counsel's powers in Manafort case

    https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-russia-manafort/u-s-judge-questions-special-counsels-powers-in-manafort-case-idUSKBN1I51WE ALEXANDRIA, Va. (Reuters) - A federal judge on Friday sharply criticized Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s criminal case in Virginia against President Trump’s...
  2. the watchman

    federal judge says cohen is likely to be indicted.

    A federal judge in California on Friday ordered a three-month delay in the lawsuit brought by the pornographic film star Stephanie Clifford against President Trump, citing what he called the likelihood that Michael D. Cohen, Mr. Trump’s longtime personal lawyer, will be indicted. In granting...
  3. DemoWhip

    HUD secretary proposes rent increases for low-income Americans receiving federal hous

    HUD secretary proposes rent increases for low-income Americans receiving federal housing subsidies By Kendall Karson ==================================================== So, Carson is proposing a phase-in for the elderly and the poor on How Much More Money They Should Pay? That...
  4. Devil505

    Trump wants to review material seized from personal lawyer before federal investigato

    By Devlin Barrett April 15 Email the author President Trump asked a federal judge Sunday night to allow him to review documents that FBI agents seized from the office of his longtime lawyer before criminal investigators have a chance to see the material. The request underscores the high stakes...
  5. HayJenn

    Federal judge orders Trump to continue DACA

    A D.C. federal judge has delivered the toughest blow yet to Trump administration efforts to end deportation protections for undocumented immigrants known as “dreamers,” ordering the government to continue the Obama-era program and — for the first time — to accept new applicants. U.S. District...
  6. bajisima

    Federal job guarantee?

    Seems a bit over the top lots of people already working dont have healthcare or make that much money.. Vermont U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders is unveiling a plan to guarantee every single American a job. Sander’s proposal would have the federal government fund a number of projects that everyone...
  7. Friday13

    Federal judge rules IN abortion law signed by Pence unconstitutional

    Score one more for women's rights. One battle at a time. Federal judge rules Indiana abortion law signed by Pence unconstitutional
  8. Friday13

    Federal judge finds Kris Kobach in contempt of court in voting rights case

    Illustrious head of tRump's voter fraud commission...slapped down. (Commission ended, too.) So much winning... Federal judge finds Kris Kobach in contempt of court in voting rights case
  9. Southern Dad

    Democratic Party files federal lawsuit alleging conspiracy by Trump Campaign

    We are almost to the midterms and we are still dealing with the 2016. I wonder what their desired relief is in the lawsuit. A do over?
  10. Friday13

    Trump businesses made millions off Republican groups and federal agencies

    And still doing it. This is obscene. Trump businesses made millions off Republican groups and federal agencies, report says
  11. Blueneck

    Trump made millions off of Reps and federal agencies

    Looks like Trump beat out Hillary again. Political groups, feds spent $15M at Trump businesses | McClatchy Washington Bureau
  12. DemoWhip

    Texas judge rules that LGBT people are protected from discrimination under federal la

    Texas judge rules that LGBT people are protected from discrimination under federal law By Alex Bollinger ==================================================== Excellent ruling! And this, by a Republican Presidential appointee. KUDOS to Judge Rosenthal. But try to get that through and...
  13. DemoWhip

    Federal authorities seize Backpage.com

    Federal authorities seize Backpage.com By ABC News ==================================================== When the Feds get involved in something like this it is no laughing matter. Wonder what will transpire in this case?
  14. ptif219

    Federal judge approves $3.5 million settlement in IRS tea party targeting

    Learner and Obama should be in jail for this https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2018/apr/4/irs-tea-party-targeting-35-million-settlement-appr/
  15. HayJenn

    Federal Judge Upholds MA assault weapons ban

    A federal judge dismissed a lawsuit on Friday challenging Massachusetts's ban on assault weapons. U.S. District Judge William Young said in his ruling that the firearms and large magazines banned by the state in 1998 are “not within the scope of the personal right to ‘bear Arms’ under the Second...
  16. Devil505

    Can the President use federal troops to enforce U.S.border laws?

    Keep in mind this : Posse Comitatus Act From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia This article is about the Posse Comitatus Act in the United States. For other uses of posse comitatus, see Posse comitatus. Other short titles Knott Amendment Posse Comitatus Act of 1878 Long title An act...
  17. Dittohead not!

    Jimmy Kimmel Says He’s Filing A Federal Complaint Against The Trumps

    Jimmy Kimmel Says He’s Filing A Federal Complaint Against The Trumps over foreign made merchandise in the Trump store, some of which doesn't list country of origin: Kimmel is making America great again.
  18. T

    Trump advisor Kellyanne Conway violated Hatch Act in TV interviews, federal investiga

    Kellyanne, always the smart one. Indeed, after apparently receiving training on the act, she went out and violated it anyway, not once, but twice. So, is she really not intelligent? Or is the punishment so lax that she does not care? It seems to me a common theme in this administration is a...
  19. DemoWhip

    Lindsey Graham, fighting to make the federal judiciary as white as it can be

    Lindsey Graham, fighting to make the federal judiciary as white as it can be By Joan McCarter ==================================================== Simply put: Well, there you go!
  20. Bronwyn

    Schumer votes against South Carolina federal judge nominee because he's white

    This shows a democrat leader and his racism. This is political correctness run amok. Not to mention discriminatory on it's face. https://www.postandcourier.com/politics/chuck-schumer-votes-against-south-carolina-federal-judge-nominee-because/article_8b9f1890-1d6b-11e8-8533-0f7cc33319a9.html