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Georgia redistricting plan heads to Kemp’s desk after clearing Legislature

For Georgia Democrats who didn’t get what they want out of a special legislative session to redraw voting districts, their retort Thursday was simple: “We’ll see you in court.” State lawmakers on Thursday completed a special session with the House voting 98-71 to give final passage to a congressional map that preserves a 9-5 edge Read More

These three Democrats voted to censure ‘Squad’ Rep. Jamaal Bowman

Three House Democrats voted to censure “Squad” Rep. Jamaal Bowman, D-N.Y., for pulling the Cannon House Office Building’s fire alarm in September. The House voted on Thursday to censure Bowman over pulling the alarm, with three Democrats – Reps. Chris Pappas of New Hampshire, Jahana Hays of Connecticut, and Marie Gluesenkamp Perez of Washington – Read More

Top Republicans raise concerns over Eventbrite’s policies as ‘antisemitic’ events remain visible

FIRST ON FOX: Top Congressional Republicans are requesting a briefing with Eventbrite’s CEO over their policies and terms, spotlighting the platform’s hypocrisy in hosting organizers’ purported antisemitic events while removing one by girls’ sports advocate Riley Gaines. “In the last few weeks, Eventbrite, it seems, has selectively enforced its terms of service by removing some Read More

Swing district Democrat complains she won’t run for re-election because race is ‘rigged’ against her

A Democrat representing a swing House district announced Thursday she would not be running for re-election in 2024 because the race is “rigged” against her. In a statement announcing her decision, Rep. Kathy Manning, who represents North Carolina’s 6th Congressional District, accused the Republican-led state legislature of passing “flagrantly gerrymandered Congressional districts” to reduce the Read More

Trump seeks pause of federal election trial to challenge immunity ruling

Lawyers for former President Donald Trump have asked for a pause while they challenge the ruling that he is not immune from prosecution in an effort to delay the federal trial relating to charges of trying to overturn the 2020 election.  Trump’s lawyers filed a notice of appeal Thursday, indicating that they will challenge U.S. Read More