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Obamas reveal unconventional portraits in Washington

Former US first couple Barack and Michelle Obama unveiled their portraits at Washington’s National Gallery Monday, two contrasting works by African American artists that shocked and delighted …

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services to Take Action to Address Asylum Backlog

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services to Take Action to Address Asylum Backlog

  WASHINGTON—U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced today that the agency will schedule asylum interviews for recent applications ahead of older filings, in an attempt to stem the growth of the agency’s asylum backlog. USCIS is responsible for overseeing the nation’s legal immigration system, which includes adjudicating asylum claims. The agency currently faces a […]

Amazon narrows list of ‘HQ2’ candidates to 20

Amazon said Thursday it had narrowed to 20 its options for a second headquarters for the sprawling technology and lifestyle company headed by Jeff Bezos, the world’s richest individual. After 238 cities from North America submitted bids, Amazon announced its short list included three in the vicinity of the US capital Washington, and the Canadian […]

Psychedelic color storm takes over Washington art space

Psychedelic color storm takes over Washington art space

It all began by accident. … the main gallery space at Artechouse, a Washington venue marrying art, science and technology, with 270-degree projections of their liquid mixtures. Varying hues, ranging from deep blues to hot pink …

Ron DeSantis says endings subsidies would force lawmakers to act on Obamacare

Ron DeSantis says endings subsidies would force lawmakers to act on Obamacare

Rep. Ron DeSantis said Monday that taking away insurance subsidies from members of Congress would force lawmakers to act on Obamacare. “Other Americans who are in exchanges are not getting employer subsidies. It’s illegal and somehow Congress gets a workaround. So I applaud the president for raising this issue and if he moved swiftly on […]

Congress: The Swamp in The Mirror — Drain or Be Drained

Congress: The Swamp in The Mirror — Drain or Be Drained

    By Mike Smith Every member of Congress is captive to his and her constituents. They are, to be blunt, never able to outrun their fear of the electorate. No lawmaker can go beyond the will of those who hired him or her without risking electoral firing by those same people. In other words, […]

Mr. Nunes Went to Washington

Mr. Nunes Went to Washington

By Victor Davis Hanson, June 8   Devin Nunes is subpoenaing former Obama administration officials who may have played a role in inappropriate monitoring of the Trump transition team. Representative Devin Nunes (R., Calif.), the now-controversial chair of the House Intelligence Committee, is a bit different from what Washington expects in its politicians.   He […]

Historic: Trump rejects Paris climate treaty

Historic: Trump rejects Paris climate treaty

  By Jon Rappoport  June 1, 2017, a day that will live in infamy for the liar, thieves, and killers of the new international economic order. They will see it as infamy, because their plan to sink the economy of America into a final death rattle has been rejected by Trump. Fake climate science has […]

Peace through mutual blackmail in Washington

Peace through mutual blackmail in Washington

  By Jon Rappoport  In the last few days, the campaign to impeach Donald Trump has quieted down. We’ll see what happens; but is this breathing space and pause the result of a stalemate? Do both sides have “control files” on each other? Is the underlying proposition, “I won’t spill your secrets if you won’t […]

44th March for Life Targets Legalized Abortion

44th March for Life Targets Legalized Abortion

By Michael Hernandez WASHINGTON, D.C.—The 44th March for Life (http://marchforlife.org/) targets legalized abortion as “the greatest human rights violation of our time.”  Friday’s event (1-27-17) in the nation’s capitol annually occurs around the anniversary of the Jan. 22, 1973 Supreme Court decision in Roe v. Wade which legalized abortion in the United States.  Since 1973, […]

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