Category Archives: Political News

President Donald Trump officially kicked off his 2020 campaign at a rally in Orlando, Florida.

By Fredreka Schouten, CNN President Donald Trump raised a massive $24.8 million for his reelection in less than 24 hours, a top Republican National Committee official announced Wednesday. The one-day haul, announced on Twitter by RNC chairwoman Ronna McDaniel, rivals the $30.3 million Trump’s campaign collected during the entire January-to-March fundraising quarter and underscores the President’s staggering financial…MORE

Justice Department asks Supreme Court to move quickly on DACA

By Ariane de Vogue, CNN Supreme Court Reporter A frustrated Trump administration is asking the Supreme Court to say by the end of next month if it will hear arguments on whether it can wind down the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, an Obama-era program that protects young undocumented immigrants who came to the…MORE

Baseball team apologizes for video of Ocasio-Cortez

Minor league baseball team the Fresno Grizzlies are apologizing to their fans and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) after they aired a Memorial Day video at their game in which the congresswoman was depicted among “enemies of freedom” like North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. CNN’s Sunlen Serfaty reports.MORE

Private Group Starting To Build Border Wall

By Jayson Campadonia, KABC The group is called We Build the Wall, and founded by a triple amputee Air Force veteran.  The group has raised about $20-million dollars on a crowd funding website.  They stated asking for donations after a federal judge blocked President Trump from using Defense Department funds for his proposed wall.  A…MORE

Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido calls for US help in letter.

By Flora Charner and Tatiana Arias, CNN Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido is calling more openly than ever for US assistance, as he continues to seek fresh elections in the country. In a letter posted early Monday, Carlos Vecchio — Guaido’s appointed ambassador to the US — requested a meeting between the US Southern Command…MORE