Politics

Trump will end Iran oil waivers, trying to drive its exports to zero

Saudi Arabia as well as also UAE have assured the U.S. they will ensure the market has an “appropriate supply,” Pompeo said. He said the suppliers have been working directly with Iran’s customers to make the transition away through Iranian barrels less disruptive. The Saudis stopped short of explicitly guaranteeing a change in policy yet reiterated its commitment to balancing ...

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Use wealth tax to wipe out college debt, pay tuition

John Tlumacki | Boston Globe | Getty Images U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren speaks at Manchester Community College in Manchester, NH on Jan. 12, 2019. Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren has identified something else to finance with her proposed wealth tax: wiping out student debt in addition to tuition at public colleges. The Massachusetts senator, who has raced ahead of her ...

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Trump sues to block subpoena via House Democrats seeking information on his finances

Last week, the House Oversight in addition to Government Reform Committee subpoenaed Mazars, an accounting firm in which Trump had used to prepare several years of financial statements, according to the lawmakers’ document. The subpoena requested a slew of financial documents in addition to related materials via Trump, his trust, the Trump Organization, the Trump Corporation, Trump’s holdings company, the ...

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Supreme Court takes up cases that will could settle whether LGBT workers are protected by law

The cases are the first on the issue of LGBT rights before a newly constituted court following the retirement of Justice Anthony Kennedy in July. Kennedy was a champion of gay rights on the court. His replacement on the bench by Justice Brett Kavanaugh could be significant from the court’s eventual decision on the matter. The sexual orientation cases concern ...

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Comedian Zelenskiy wins Ukrainian presidential race by landslide: exit poll

Valentyn Ogirenko | Reuters Volodymyr Zelenskiy, Ukrainian comedian along with also candidate inside the upcoming presidential election, hosts a comedy show at a concert hall in Brovary, Ukraine March 29, 2019. Ukraine entered uncharted political waters on Sunday after an exit poll showed a comedian with no political experience along with also few detailed policies had easily won enough votes ...

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Obstruction evidence against Trump ‘impeachable’

Drew Angerer | Getty Images House Judiciary Committee Chairman Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) in addition to Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) look on during a press conference to discuss the American Dream in addition to Promise Act at the Tenement Museum, March 20, 2019 in fresh York City. House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler said Sunday of which evidence ...

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Obstruction evidence against Trump ‘impeachable’

Drew Angerer | Getty Images House Judiciary Committee Chairman Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) along with also also Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) look on during a press conference to discuss the American Dream along with also also Promise Act at the Tenement Museum, March 20, 2019 in completely new York City. House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler said Sunday ...

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‘There’s nothing wrong with taking information by Russians’

Leah Mills | Reuters Rudy Giuliani, attorney for U.S. President Donald Trump, arrives for the White House Sports along with Fitness Day event on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, May 30, 2018. Rudy Giuliani said on Sunday in which there’s ‘nothing wrong’ with taking information by Russians, after the Mueller report laid out extensive ties between ...

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‘There’s nothing wrong with taking information coming from Russians’

Leah Mills | Reuters Rudy Giuliani, attorney for U.S. President Donald Trump, arrives for the White House Sports along with Fitness Day event on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, May 30, 2018. Rudy Giuliani said on Sunday that will there’s ‘nothing wrong’ with taking information coming from Russians, after the Mueller report laid out extensive ties ...

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Energy Department denies report Sec Rick Perry will be preparing to depart

Mary Catherine Wellons | CNBC Secretary of Energy, Rick Perry speaking at the 2019 CERAWeek conference in Houston, TX on March 11, 2019. The Department of Energy on Wednesday denied a report that will Secretary Rick Perry will be preparing to leave his post. “There will be no truth that will Secretary Perry will be departing the administration any time ...

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