April 11, 2024

Judge Rules Miami ‘Unconstitutionally’ Gerrymandered Voting Maps

United States District Court Judge K. Michael Moore ruled city commissioners ‘unconstitutionally’ drew district lines in both 2022 and 2023 based on race. A federal judge has struck down Miami’s current city commission maps, ruling that the city “unconstitutionally” drew district lines based on race. Originally filed in 2022, when the city redistricted the five […]

April 10, 2024

House Committee Advances Spying Legislation Reauthorization

The Rules Committee left the most contentious piece of Section 702, whether or not queries of Americans’ data should require a warrant, to be decided later. The House Rules Committee, in a late night vote, advanced a bill that would reauthorize a controversial spying authority but left a key aspect of the debate to be […]

April 8, 2024

US Will Not Accept Another ‘China Shock:’ Yellen Says

Years after Bejing’s ascent into the World Trade Organization, the massive low-priced Chinese products killed about 2 American million jobs, Yellen says. China commonly floods global markets with cheap products and the United States will not allow this to threaten American jobs, Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said Monday as she concluded a return visit to […]

April 8, 2024

Jan. 6 Arrests Continue Brisk Pace in 2024, Nearing 1,400 Mark

The 122 arrests through April 5 outpace the 70 arrests in 2023 and the 50 arrests in 2022, DOJ data show. Nearly 7 in 10 guilty pleas are for misdemeanors. The number of people arrested for alleged Jan. 6 crimes at the U.S. Capitol is nearing 1,400 as the rate of arrests showed a sharp […]

April 7, 2024

Trump Fundraiser Secures Historic $50.5 Million for 2024 War Chest

The total topped the event’s own projections of $43 million. Former President Donald Trump has secured another $50.5 million in funds for his 2024 reelection bid, almost doubling his opponent’s record-breaking haul of $26 million. Hedge fund billionaire host John Paulson told The Epoch Times in an email on Saturday night that the event has now […]

April 7, 2024

Hogan Defends His Conservative Credentials

Former Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan, who’s showing a surprising lead in polling in the blue state, replied to allegations of being a ‘Republican in Name Only.’ FREDERICK, Md.—Former Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan, a Republican running for Senate in the state, defended his conservative credentials during a campaign stop. As part of a ten-day bus tour […]

April 6, 2024

IRS Hiring 5,582 Tax Enforcers in 2024 but Says Only Some Will Carry Guns

The IRS’s legion of new hires is thanks to its massive $78 billion funding boost. A watchdog overseeing the IRS has revealed that the agency is hiring 5,582 tax enforcers this year, although it dismissed as “unfounded” media reports claiming the tax agency is hiring “87,000-armed enforcement agents” because only a fraction of the new […]