Month: August 2020

Poll: Biden beats Warren by 16 points in head-to-head match-up

Former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenHillicon Valley: Biden calls on Facebook to change political speech rules | Dems demand hearings after Georgia election chaos | Microsoft stops selling facial recognition tech to police Trump finalizing executive order calling on police to use ‘force with compassion’ The Hill’s Campaign Report: Biden campaign goes on offensive against…

By PENTICTONLAWYERS August 30, 2020 0

Warren: Trump will 'continue to commit crimes' if not held accountable

Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth WarrenWarren, Democrats urge Trump to back down from veto threat over changing Confederate-named bases OVERNIGHT DEFENSE: Joint Chiefs chairman says he regrets participating in Trump photo-op | GOP senators back Joint Chiefs chairman who voiced regret over Trump photo-op | Senate panel approves 0B defense policy bill Trump on collision course with…

By PENTICTONLAWYERS August 30, 2020 0

Bloomberg rethinking running for president: report

Former New York City Mayor Michael BloombergMichael BloombergEngel scrambles to fend off primary challenge from left It’s as if a Trump operative infiltrated the Democratic primary process Liberals embrace super PACs they once shunned MORE has signaled to allies that he’s considering jumping into the race for the Democratic presidential nomination if former Vice President…

By PENTICTONLAWYERS August 29, 2020 0

DCCC leader advises Democrats to keep messaging on impeachment 'simple'

House Democrats facing reelection in 2020 are being urged to keep their language on impeachment simple and direct, according to a memo from Rep. Cheri BustosCheryl (Cheri) Lea BustosGOP pulls support from California House candidate over ‘unacceptable’ social media posts Republican flips House seat in California special election GOP’s Don Bacon and challenger neck and…

By PENTICTONLAWYERS August 29, 2020 0

Biden unveils $4M Iowa ad campaign

Joe BidenJoe BidenHillicon Valley: Biden calls on Facebook to change political speech rules | Dems demand hearings after Georgia election chaos | Microsoft stops selling facial recognition tech to police Trump finalizing executive order calling on police to use ‘force with compassion’ The Hill’s Campaign Report: Biden campaign goes on offensive against Facebook MORE’s 2020…

By PENTICTONLAWYERS August 29, 2020 0

Post-Secondary Students Want To Get Back To School. But Many Can't Afford Tuition Anymore.

This story is part of Learning Curve, a HuffPost Canada series that explores the challenges and opportunities for students, faculty and post-secondary institutions amid the COVID-19 pandemic.    Before he entered law school, Thomas Naciuk did what many post-secondary students do: made a financial plan. His plan relied on government grants, taking a line of…

By PENTICTONLAWYERS August 29, 2020 0

Victoria Police Chief Calls Mural With 'ACAB' In It 'Deeply Disrespectful'

Victoria’s police chief says a city-sponsored mural on justice issues disrespects members of the police department, but a community organizer is defending the artwork because it is meant to spark challenging conversations about race, power and inequality. Chief Del Manak said the large “More justice, more peace” mural located in downtown’s Bastion Square includes an…

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