• Sat. Jun 22nd, 2024

Who is Rep. Mike Johnson, the new House speaker?

[ad_1] Washington CNN  —  Rep. Mike Johnson, the new speaker of the House, has been a vocal supporter of former President Donald Trump and was a key congressional figure in…

21 US service members suffered minor injuries in recent drone attacks, Pentagon says

[ad_1] CNN  —  A total of 21 US service members reported “minor injuries” as a result of drone and rocket attacks on coalition military bases in Iraq and Syria last…

These redistricting fights could determine which party controls the House

[ad_1] CNN  —  Around the country, politicians are waging high-stakes battles over new congressional lines that could influence which party controls the US House of Representatives after the 2024 election.…

Food insecurity among children rose in 2022

[ad_1] CNN  —  Food insecurity among families with children rose significantly last year after falling markedly in 2021, according to a US Department of Agriculture report released Wednesday. Children were…

Hamas operatives used phone lines installed in tunnels under Gaza to plan Israel attack over 2 years, sources familiar with intelligence say

[ad_1] CNN  —  Intelligence shared with the United States suggests a small cell of Hamas operatives planning the deadly surprise attack on Israel communicated via a network of hardwired phones…

ABC News: Mark Meadows received immunity to testify to special counsel in federal election subversion probe

[ad_1] CNN  —  Donald Trump’s former chief of staff, Mark Meadows, was granted immunity by special counsel Jack Smith and has met with federal prosecutors multiple times in their investigation…

House Republicans vote on speaker nomination

[ad_1] Rep. Carlos Gimenez arrives at a GOP caucus meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC on October 24. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images Rep. Carlos Gimenez, who once pronounced himself OK –…

House speaker: One of the most important jobs in American politics has turned into a nightmare

[ad_1] CNN  —  Winning a majority party’s nomination for speaker of the House of Representatives usually elevates a lawmaker into the pantheon of American political leaders. But such is the…

Larry Hogan latest to pull back from Harvard over student groups’ anti-Israel letter

[ad_1] CNN  —  Former Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan on Monday became the latest notable figure to pull back from Harvard after student groups there signed a statement blaming Israel for…

Federal deficit effectively doubled in fiscal year 2023

[ad_1] CNN  —  The US budget deficit soared in fiscal year 2023, which will likely complicate Congress’ efforts to come to a federal spending deal before government funding runs out…