Senator Elizabeth Warren’s plan to fund ‘Medicare for All’ is looking to hit big businesses with contribution fees and keep smaller companies from expanding.
After several witnesses were called by the House to testify about President Trump’s relations with Ukraine, many are wondering just how many more will be brought in. Unfortunately, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi can’t give an answer.
North Carolina is on the cusp of releasing new congressional maps following months of controversy over how the state’s districts were drawn. A report by The News and Observer said legislators approved the maps in the state senate on Friday, which will be used in the 2020 elections.
Former Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick has jumped into the 2020 presidential race and is wasting no time attempting to build a name for himself. During a Thursday interview with CBS, Deval gave his take on a series of issues, including his thoughts on the crowded Democrat presidential field.
Congressman Devin Nunes is denouncing the impeachment inquiry, saying it is a process in search of a crime. Speaking at the open impeachment hearing on Wednesday, Nunes said the Democrat Party is leading a “scorched earth war” against President Trump.
Senator Elizabeth Warren is saying she has a way to maneuver lawmakers to the table on immigration. Speaking during a forum Friday, Warren claimed she would put a halt on deportations in an effort to pressure Congress into passing immigration reform legislation.
Senate Intel Chair Richard Burr is saying he doesn’t want the identity of the Ukraine whistleblower to be made public. Talking to reporters on Capitol Hill Thursday, Burr said disclosing the whistleblower’s identity could contradict the Senate’s policy to protect its witnesses. He also said he has never considered revealing who the whistleblower is.
Many American farmers are reaffirming their support for President Trump’s policy towards China and are calling for a trade deal that’s free and fair. A series of recent reports by the USDA found up to 80 percent of farmers were affected by the China-U.S trade dispute this year, but only a third of the respondents saw their revenue drop by over 20 percent.
Democrat Congresswoman Jackie Speier is hyping up the so-called “impeachment hoax” against President Trump. During a Sunday interview, she said full transcripts of the president’s phone call with his Ukrainian counterpart could be released within the next couple days.