Today at 2:00 pm, Executive Somers presented his 2023 budget proposal to the Snohomish County Council. It’s bold, big, and an investment into the future of... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- South Carolina Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham's proposal this week of a 15-week national abortion ban -- with limited exceptions -- has drawn mixed reaction from other conservatives in the final eight weeks before the November midterms, after which Graham hopes to bring... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Less than two months before the midterm elections, Sen. Lindsey Graham on Tuesday introduced a bill that would impose a nationwide ban on most abortions after 15 weeks of pregnancy. The measure, the first GOP effort to ban abortion at the national level... Read More.
(COLUMBIA, S.C.) -- The South Carolina State Senate rejected a bill that would ban nearly all abortions just days after House lawmakers approved the ban. The Senate went on to pass a separate bill that has an exception for fetuses born with a fatal anomaly.... Read More.
(INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.) -- The Indiana Senate heard public testimony on a proposed abortion bill Monday, with passionate pleas from both anti-abortion rights and abortion-rights advocates. Monday's testimony comes prior to the legislature's vote on Senate Bill I, which is slated for Tuesday at 1 p.m. The... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The federal gun safety proposal announced last week by a bipartisan group of senators in response to the attack on Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, is "a step in the right direction," according to several authorities -- but the measures,... Read More.
Recently, the Wall Street Journal published an article about how flag football, lacrosse, cheerleading, and cricket teams across the country are pushing to have their sport represented in the upcoming 2028 Summer Olympics. While these sports aren’t as popular or well-known as baseball, basketball, soccer,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Louisiana's House of Representatives is debating a bill Thursday which would ban abortions and subject women to criminal prosecution for murder. The proposed bill seeks to rewrite the state's homicide statute to include abortion. The bill also voids any federal statutes, regulations, treaties,... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Food and Drug Administration announced on Thursday a proposed ban on menthol cigarettes and all flavors in cigars, a move that could further drive down smoking rates in the U.S. The FDA will solicit comments from the public before finalizing the rule,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Florida's Parental Rights in Education bill, dubbed the "Don't Say Gay" bill by LGBTQ activists, is on Gov. Ron DeSantis' desk awaiting his signature. Meanwhile, debate continues on this legislation and what it would mean for schools, teachers, students and parents. The bill... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- For nearly 11 months, firearm manufacturers and gun control advocates have waited as a major "ghost gun" regulation has snaked its way through federal regulation processes, inching closer toward implementation. Meanwhile, each year since 2016 has seen growing numbers in untraceable firearms to... Read More.