Politics

U.S. Supreme Court leaves in place curbs on voting by ex-felons in Florida

U.S. Supreme Court leaves in place curbs on voting by ex-felons in Florida

Published 17/07/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday rebuffed a bid by voting rights advocates to block a Republican-backed Florida law mandating that people [more…]

Biden facing pressure within party as running mate search enters final phase

Biden facing pressure within party as running mate search enters final phase

Published 17/07/2020

(Reuters) - Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is facing pressure from contending groups inside his party as he prepares to interview a shortlist of women [more…]

Trump expected to exclude undocumented migrants from U.S. census

Trump expected to exclude undocumented migrants from U.S. census

Published 17/07/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump is expected to soon issue an executive order that would ban undocumented immigrants from being included in the 2020 [more…]

Pelosi says Trump ‘messing with’ children’s health on school reopenings

Pelosi says Trump ‘messing with’ children’s health on school reopenings

Published 12/07/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - House Speaker Nancy Pelosi accused President Donald Trump of “messing with” children’s health on Sunday and said federal guidelines on reopening schools [more…]

In a first, Trump dons masks in visit to a military medical facility

In a first, Trump dons masks in visit to a military medical facility

Published 12/07/2020

BETHESDA, Md. (Reuters) - President Donald Trump, who has avoided wearing a mask in public even as the coronavirus pandemic spread, donned one on Saturday [more…]

‘Witch Hunt’: Trump commutes longtime adviser Roger Stone’s prison sentence

‘Witch Hunt’: Trump commutes longtime adviser Roger Stone’s prison sentence

Published 12/07/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump commuted the sentence of his longtime friend and adviser Roger Stone, sparing him from prison after he was convicted [more…]

NBA docs worried about lingering effects of COVID-19

NBA docs worried about lingering effects of COVID-19

Published 11/07/2020

League physicians and officials are concerned about the lingering health effects for NBA players who contract the coronavirus, ESPN reported Saturday. “There are unknown effects [more…]

Trump’s planned order on ‘dreamers’ will not include amnesty, White House says

Trump’s planned order on ‘dreamers’ will not include amnesty, White House says

Published 11/07/2020

(Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump’s planned executive order on immigration will not include amnesty for migrants who are in the United States illegally but [more…]

Trump’s planned order on ‘dreamer’ immigrants will not include amnesty -White House

Trump’s planned order on ‘dreamer’ immigrants will not include amnesty -White House

Published 11/07/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump’s planned executive order on immigration will not include amnesty for migrants who are in the United States illegally [more…]

Prosecutors may not get Trump tax records until after election, experts say

Prosecutors may not get Trump tax records until after election, experts say

Published 11/07/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - New York City prosecutors are very likely to obtain President Donald Trump’s tax returns after a major U.S. Supreme Court ruling, but [more…]