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(Washington, DC) -- President Obama is cheering final Senate passage of legislation arming Syrian rebels for the fight against ISIS. Speaking at the White House, the President said the U.S. continues to build a broad international coalition to combat ISIS in Syria and Iraq. He...
(Undated) -- It appears the Obama administration is routinely fighting the release of Central American women and children from a detention center in New Mexico. The Reuters news organization obtained an affidavit the Department of Homeland Security issued in July. It says a "no...
(Kansas City, KS) -- The Kansas Supreme Court says a Democratic candidate for the U.S. Senate must be removed from November's election ballot. Chad Taylor withdrew from the election over two weeks ago but the Republican Secretary of State Kris Kobach kept his name on the ballot...
(Undated) -- Texas Governor Rick Perry says the federal government is failing to recognize the terrorism threat caused by an unsecured border. Governor Perry claims the federal government doesn't see it as a threat as likely as others coming from ISIS. On Thursday, the Senate...
(Washington, DC) -- House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is upset with the Republican majority for deciding to adjourn the legislative body at the close of business Thursday. The California Democrat says House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, also of California, decided to adjourn...
(Kansas City, KS) -- The Kansas Supreme Court says a Democratic candidate for the U.S. Senate must be removed from November's election ballot. Chad Taylor withdrew from the election over two weeks ago but the Republican Secretary of State Kris Kobach kept his name on the ballot...
(Washington, DC) -- Legislation to arm Syrian rebels is on its way to the White House after passage by the Senate. The vote was 78-22. President Obama requested roughly half-a-billion dollars to train and arm up to five-thousand moderate Syrians for the fight against ISIS. The...
(Washington, DC) -- Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko is thanking the U.S. for ongoing support in his country's struggle against Russia. Addressing a joint meeting of the U.S. Congress this morning, he praised America for its stand of unity and solidarity with Ukraine...
(Washington, DC) -- It's up to the Senate to decide if the U.S. will arm moderate rebels in Syria in an effort to drive out murderous ISIS militants. National Correspondent Joe Gomez says the House passed a measure with bipartisan support yesterday. Those voting against the bill...