Monthly archives: March, 2018

Karnataka Election LIVE Updates: Siddaramaiah Ends Speculation, to Contest from Chamundeshwari

Event Highlights Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah has ended speculation and revealed that he will contest from Chamundeshwari constituency in Mysore. Siddaramaiah had held this seat between 1983 and 2008. Since 2013, Siddaramaiah had been representing Varuna constituency, a seat his son Yathindra his tipped to contest on now. The CM will embark on a five-day tour …

Letter from Trump’s Washington | The New Yorker

Letter from Trump’s Washington | The New Yorker The New York Congressman Who Could Lead an Impeachment Charge Against Trump Jerry Nadler spent years fighting Trump in New York. Now he may preside over attempts to remove him as President. February 26, 2018 Trump and Rahm Emanuel Both Love a Fight, Especially Against Each Other …

Orange County votes to fight California’s sanctuary city laws, joining sheriff’s pushback

Officials in California’s Orange County voted Tuesday to join a lawsuit from the Trump administration fighting the state’s “sanctuary city” laws, hours after the county sheriff’s department anounced its own methods of pushing back against the legislation aimed at protecting illegal immigrants. Meanwhile, California Attorney General Xavier Becerra would not rule out taking action of his own against …

Student Loans Are Too Expensive To Forgive

Late last year, graduate students watched as legislators in the House debated giving them a hefty new tax bill: A version of the GOP tax plan proposed to treat tuition waivers as taxable income. Although that plan was later dropped, Congress is once again considering legislation that could affect graduate students’ bottom lines. And the …

Michael Anton: U.S. intelligence had been tracking Russian diplomats prior to expulsion

Michael Anton, a member of the National Security Council, said Tuesday that all 60 Russian diplomats were being tracked by the U.S. intelligence agencies. “The United States government does believe that these were people who were engaging in intelligence operations against our country and that it was appropriate that we forced them to go home,” …

White House insists Stormy Daniels can’t back up claims of sex with Donald Trump

The White House doubled down Monday on President Trump’s insistence that he never had sex with Stormy Daniels, while she escalated her legal battle by claiming the president’s personal attorney defamed her. “The president strongly, clearly and has consistently denied these underlying claims,” said White House deputy press secretary Raj Shah. “The only person who’s …