Outside group snubs Sessions in Alabama Senate race, back Tuberville after Trump endorsement

Tommy Tuberville (Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images) Contributions for Republican Tommy Tuberville are pouring in after President Donald Trump endorsed him on

The Plan to Turn Half the World Into a Nature Reserve

Reading Time: < 1 minute Acting Counterterrorism Center Head Fired, According to Former US Officials (Russ) The author writes, “The

Hawley Criticizes GOP’s Coronavirus Cash Payment Plan: ‘Lower-Income Families Shouldn’t Be Penalized’

Senator Josh Hawley spoke out against the Senate GOP’s plan for direct payments to Americans as part of its phase-three

McConnell Drops Phase-Three Coronavirus Relief Plan, Includes Cash Payments for Americans

Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R., Ky.) and Senate Republicans released the text for their massive phase-three coronavirus relief package Thursday.

Elon Musk Pledges Ventilators to Help NYC as Cuomo Warns Coronavirus Projection ‘Vastly Overwhelms Our Healthcare Capacity’

Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk said he would help with New York City mayor Bill de Blasio’s plea for

Senate Intel chair unloaded stocks in mid-February before coronavirus rocked markets

Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C. (Bill Clark/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images) As the coronavirus outbreak began to spread across the

Ilhan Omar Commends Trump’s ‘Incredible’ Coronavirus Response

Ilhan Omar offered rare praise for President Trump Wednesday evening, calling his response to the coronavirus pandemic ‘incredible.’

New York Stock Exchange Will Temporarily Close Trading Floors after Two Positive Coronavirus Tests

The New York Stock Exchange announced Wednesday that it will close its trading floors temporarily and move to electronic trading

Business associations lobby Trump, Congress to ease paid sick leave requirements

(Mark Wilson/Getty Images) Amid the coronavirus pandemic, powerful business associations are lobbying the Trump administration and Congress to influence key

Top Foreign Affairs Republican Calls China’s Handling of Coronavirus ‘One of the Worst Cover-ups in Human History’

The top Republican on the House Foreign Affairs Committee has accused China of engaging in ‘one of the worst cover-ups in

Super PACs outmaneuver outdated rules to leave voters in the dark

(Jessica Rinaldi/The Boston Globe via Getty Images) March 15-21 is Sunshine Week, a national initiative celebrating open government and access

To Track Virus, Governments Weigh Surveillance Tools That Push Privacy Limits

Reading Time: 2 minutes We’re Not Going Back to Normal (Chris) From MIT Technology Review: “As long as someone in

The Electoral College: Rubber Stamp or Kingmaker?

Reading Time: 6 minutes When the Electoral College convened following the 2016 election, Peter Chiafalo, Levi Guerra, and Esther John

Trump Admin. to Send Back All Asylum-Seekers at Border to Prevent Coronavirus Spread

The Trump administration is planning to immediately deport any illegal immigrants caught crossing the U.S.-Mexico border during the coronavirus pandemic.

Your Vote… or Your Health: Voters Go to Polls Despite Virus Fears

Reading Time: 3 minutes Voters in Florida, Arizona, and Illinois have a choice to make today that goes beyond their

The Rich Are to Blame for Climate Change, International Study Finds

Reading Time: 2 minutes Climate Change Is Already Diminishing the Colorado River (Mili) The author writes, “A warming climate already