Category Archives: Political News

Expert says quarterly earnings reports should stay

An investment expert is taking a contrarian view of President Trump’s idea to do away with quarterly earnings reports. Bill Cohan, CNBC contributor and author of “Why Wall Street Matters,” says reducing earnings reports to twice a year is a step in the wrong direction. “To take away from the marketplace half the information on…MORE

Police Union President says proposed use of force reform endangers cops’ lives

Police say a police reform bill in Sacramento is bound to endanger the lives of police officers.  Assembly Bill 931 would replace the reasonable force standard with allowing cops to use lethal force only when necessary. Craig Lally President of the Los Angeles Police Protective League, says the proposed legislation was crafted by the ACLU.…MORE

Sarah Sanders apologizes for false claim about African-American jobs.

By Jeff Zeleny Senior White House Correspondent White House press secretary Sarah Sanders issued a rare correction Tuesday night after falsely declaring that President Donald Trump has created three times as many jobs for African-American workers as former President Barack Obama did during his two terms in office. “Correction from today’s briefing: Jobs numbers for…MORE

This ex-MMA fighter could be in Congress

Attorney Sharice Davids is running for a House seat in Kansas and if she wins she would be the first lesbian Native American woman to serve in Congress.
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Manafort trial delayed as lawyers huddle with judge.

By Katelyn Polantz, Jeremy Herb, Liz Stark and Daniella Diaz CNN The ninth day of the Paul Manafort trial began with a mysterious conference between the lawyers and Judge T.S. Ellis, and the trial itself is not scheduled to resume until Friday afternoon. When the trial was supposed to begin at 9:30 a.m. ET, the…MORE

Expert Says Space Force Essential to Protect Our Way of Life

President Trump has officially directed the Pentagon to establish a sixth branch of the U.S. military in space and says he expects it to be in place by 2020. It’s the administration’s third Space Policy Directive, and aims to protect our satellites and ensure American dominance in the final frontier. Retired US Navy Captain and…MORE