March 15, 2024

Former Vice President Pence Declines to Endorse Trump for 2024 Presidential Run

The former vice president said he believes President Trump has turned away from some of the conservative principles his administration supported. Former Vice President Mike Pence said during a March 15 interview that he would not be endorsing former President Donald Trump in the 2024 general election. “It should come as no surprise that I […]

March 15, 2024

US Might Use Guantanamo Bay to Process, Repatriate Haitians

DHS is considering using the military base again for these purposes if Haiti’s crisis worsens and more of its citizens continue to flee to the United States. The United States is considering using a naval facility at Guantanamo Bay to process and repatriate illegal immigrants coming from Haiti, White House national security spokesman John F. […]

March 15, 2024

Illinois Primaries Kick Off, and They’re Not Just Presidential

Real estate transfer taxes, the Israel-Gaza war, and competing allegations of ethics violations are worth watching in Chicago and the Land of Lincoln. Illinois is holding primaries this Tuesday, March 19—and while the presidential contests are now of less interest, they won’t be the only races that day in the Land of Lincoln. That day’s […]

March 15, 2024

State Department Sanctions 3 More Israeli Settlers Over ‘Extremist Violence’ Against Palestinians

The Biden administration’s State Department has sanctioned three Israeli settlers and two outposts accused of harassing and attacking Palestinians in the West Bank, marking the second round of sanctions against Israelis accused of “extremist violence.” The State Department identified the settlers as Zvi Bar Yosef, Moshe Sharvit, and Neriya Ben Pazi in a March 14 […]

March 15, 2024

The Arguments For and Against Banning TikTok: What Lawmakers Are Saying

“Our intention is for TikTok to continue to operate, but not under the control of the Chinese Communist Party,” Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi said. Lawmakers are sparring over a new bill which could ban social media giant TikTok from the United States and grant the president sweeping authority to force the sale of foreign social media […]

March 15, 2024

No Labels Says Unity Ticket Could Be Announced March 21

The centrist political organization outlined its process for selecting a president and vice president on March 14. No Labels, a national political organization focused on electing centrist candidates, outlined its plans for choosing a president and a vice president for what it calls a “unity ticket” on March 14. The group said it would establish […]

March 15, 2024

Democrat Dark Money Group, GOP Billionaires Spending Heavily on Ohio GOP Primary

GOP Mega Donors, The Dolan Family, and a group supporting the Democratic Party invested millions in Ohio’s 3-way contest for a Republican Senate candidate. Money from both candidates and outside groups rushed into Ohio ahead of a crucial Republican Party primary on March 19. Three candidates—Ohio General Assembly member Matt Dolan, Ohio Secretary of State […]