March 21, 2024

Major DeSantis Donor Now Funding Trump

Aerospace and real estate CEO Robert Bigelow, formerly the biggest sponsor of Gov. Ron DeSantis’ run, is now donating to former President Donald Trump. The Trump campaign is getting a cash boost from a donor who previously sent $20 million to a group backing Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis. On March 20, various committees associated with […]

March 21, 2024

What’s in the $1.2 Trillion Government Funding Package

The Republicans and Democrats each got policy victories in the second tranche of appropriations legislation. In the wee hours of March 21, the text of the second appropriations bill—totaling $1.2 trillion—to fund most of the U.S. government was unveiled. The second tranche of spending legislation covers 70 percent of the federal government. This includes the […]

March 21, 2024

Social Security Administration Makes Major Policy Shift on Clawing Back Overpayments

Social Security announces major policy shift in response to outrage over the way it claws back benefit overpayments. The Social Security Administration (SSA), the federal agency that administers Social Security payments, announced that it’s reforming how it recovers overpayment of benefits after receiving backlash over policies that cause financial strain for vulnerable and older Americans […]

March 21, 2024

Nearly 200,000 Deportation Cases Have Been Tossed Over Late DHS Paperwork During the Biden Administration

The overall percentage of cases dismissed over Notice to Appear paperwork errors has also gone up during the Biden administration. Nearly 200,000 deportation cases have been thrown out since the start of President Joe Biden’s administration because the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) hadn’t filed the necessary court appearance paperwork to proceed with the […]

March 21, 2024

Trump Has Message for Republicans Who Refuse to Endorse Him

“We need patriots. We need strong people in our country,” he said. Former President Donald Trump this week responded to Republicans who are refusing to endorse him for president after his former vice president said he wouldn’t vote for him in 2024. While speaking to reporters in Florida on Tuesday, the former president was asked […]

March 21, 2024

You Can Lose a $400,000 Home Over a $1,600 Tax Bill—Just Ask Christine Searle

TUCSON, Ariz.—Horses taught Christine Searle the importance of being fair. Intelligent and innately honest creatures, horses know deceit when they see it. She wishes they could teach that principle to the state of Arizona. The 70-year-old horse trainer and Arizona native is on the verge of losing her life’s savings over an unpaid $1,607.68 property […]

March 21, 2024

Schumer Reportedly Rejected Netanyahu’s Request to Talk With Senate Democrats

Democrats have been increasingly critical of Netanyahu and the Israeli government for its ongoing war against Hamas and the resulting death toll. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) has reportedly denied Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s request to address the Senate Democratic Caucus and update them on the progress of the war against Hamas. A […]