Month: September 2020

DNC chief vows to make Dem primaries fair in 2020

Tom PerezThomas Edward PerezClinton’s top five vice presidential picks Government social programs: Triumph of hope over evidence Labor’s ‘wasteful spending and mismanagement” at Workers’ Comp MORE, the chairman of the Democratic National Committee (DNC), is pledging to make the party’s primary process fairer and more transparent in the wake of the deeply divisive 2016 nominating…

By PENTICTONLAWYERS September 30, 2020 0

Behind Closed Doors, House GOP Vote Overwhelmingly to Eviscerate Ethics Watchdog

Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives didn’t even wait for the new congressional session to begin before betraying President-elect Donald Trump’s key promise “to drain the swamp” of political corruption. “If the 115th Congress begins with rules amendments undermining OCE, it is setting itself up to be dogged by scandals and ethics issues for…

By PENTICTONLAWYERS September 30, 2020 0

After Sharing Her Immigration Story, 22-Year-Old Dreamer Detained by ICE

Twenty-two-year-old “Dreamer” Daniela Vargas, whose family came to the United States from Argentina when she was seven years old, was detained by Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE) on Wednesday morning, shortly after speaking out publicly about the rights of undocumented immigrants. According to Mississippi’s Clarion-Ledger, Vargas was among the speakers at a press conference in…

By PENTICTONLAWYERS September 30, 2020 0

RESIST DAY #84: What You Can Do Today

Thursday, April 13, 2017 At a local forum, hold your representative or senator to account on issues from the confirmation of Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch to the fight for universal healthcare to President Trump’s military escalation in Syria. Click here to find a town hall taking place near you. If your lawmakers are missing-in-action,…

By PENTICTONLAWYERS September 30, 2020 0