League of Women Voters Statement on President Trump’s Emergency Order to Build a Border Wall
The League of Women Voters CEO Virginia Kase issued the following statement following President Trump's declaration of a national emergency.
» How This Floridian Lost His Right to Vote
For Roderick Kemp, an African-American living in Fort Lauderdale, the 2008 presidential election was a pivotal moment About This Story This story is a companion to “Unforgiven,” a web documentary produced by Alexandra Clinton and directed by Adeel Ahmed and Ashwin Gandbhir Media Partners TIME That year, Kemp become an organizer for then-Sen. Barack Obama, and Obama’s historic election inspired Kemp to stay politically engaged in the years that followed through local and state campaigns. The election of the first black president and the role political organizing played are both historic and emotional for Kemp, a calm and soft-spoken 60-year-old. He broke his usual ease at his home in Fort Lauderdale when he described attending the…
Former Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office spokesman indicted for sexual assault of a minor
A former public information officer for the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office has been indicted on charges of sexually assaulting a 16-year-old student in an ...
Kentucky Executive Agency Lobbying Bills Heads to Governor’s Desk
The Kentucky General Assembly unanimously advanced Senate Bill 6 to Gov. Matt Bevin’s desk. The bill requires the disclosure of Continued on Next Page
Landlord checks on migrant status violate human rights, UK court rules
The judgment deals a blow to migration control measures championed by Prime Minister Theresa May.
Check out Senator Dianne Feinstein's Environmental Voting Record
The League of Conservation Voters' National Environmental Scorecard tracks how members of Congress vote on the most important environmental issues.
Alderman & Mayor visits Black Hawk Facility
Top 10 most toxic zip codes for homeowners
The third annual Environmental Hazards Housing Risk Index from ATTOM Data Solutions, a fused property database, finds about 25% of single-family homes and condos in areas analyzed are located in high-risk zip codes. Read more at HOUSINGWIRE
GM is closing my plant. What are politicians going to do about it?
For the past 20 years, I’ve walked at least nine miles a day on the body shop floor of the General Motors plant in Lordstown, Ohio, where I help assemble the Chevy Cruze. In a few weeks, when GM shutters our plant, I’ll walk my last mile.
The promise and pitfalls of Joe Biden
Biden has a tendency to let his mouth run like a flock of free-range chickens.