• April 14, 2024

Cook County declined more than 1,000 ICE detainers in FY19

Lack of cooperation puts repeat offenders back on the streets CHICAGO — Law enforcement agencies in Cook County, Illinois, released 1,070 criminal aliens and immigration violators in Fiscal Year 2019, despite requests by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to notify the agency prior to their release from local custody. “The most concerning issue about […]Read More

Lawyer for Covington Catholic Student Nicholas Sandmann Launches Kentucky Congressional

By MAIREAD MCARDLE  January 10, 202 The lawyer for Covington Catholic student Nicholas Sandmann is launching a primary bid against Republican Representative Thomas Massie in Kentucky’s 4th congressional district. The move comes after McMurtry oversaw a settlement on Tuesday between CNN and his client Sandmann, the Kentucky teen who sued multiple media organizations over their coverage […]Read More

Susan Collins working with ‘small group’ of GOP senators to

by Susan Ferrechio| January 10, 2020Duration 1:02FullscreenDaily Headlines: January 10 A key Republican senator is working behind the scenes to build support for calling witnesses in President Trump’s upcoming impeachment trial. Sen. Susan Collins, a centrist Republican up for reelection later this year, told the Washington Examiner she is working with “some of my Republican colleagues,” as well as party […]Read More

Fifth Circuit Court Lifts Block On $3.6 Billion For Border

Brittany M. Hughes , @RealBrittHughesJanuary. 9. 2020 An appeals court just lifted a lower court’s block on nearly $4 billion the Trump administration plans to divert from military construction funding to begin construction on a stretch of new border wall. In a ruling late Wednesday, the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals granted the administration’s request to lift an injunction on the money previously ordered […]Read More

Too Few Military in Congress

by MILES V RAHIMI Those who have served our Nation are held close to our hearts and with unfettered respect, but all semblance of that is seemingly forgotten with statistics of 22 suicides a day between Active Duty and Veterans. So many leave the military to be faced with uphill battles, be it with health, […]Read More