Month: February 2018

Trump-California feud escalates to all-out warfare

The Trump administration’s simmering feud with California has turned into all-out warfare over immigration after Oakland’s mayor warned illegal immigrants this week of looming sweeps — leading Homeland Security’s deportation chief to accuse her o…

WSJ: Schlapp Being Considered for Hicks’ Role

White House communications aide Mercedes Schlapp is said to be in the running to replace Hope Hicks as communications director, The Wall Street Journal reported.Hicks abruptly resigned Wednesday following a nine-hour meeting with the House committee in…

Official: Teens in migrant shelters have no abortion rights

HOUSTON (AP) – The U.S. government official whose office oversees shelters for unaccompanied immigrant minors said in testimony released Wednesday that pregnant teens in his agency’s care have no right to an abortion under the Constitution. Scott Lloyd…

Colorado Editorial Roundup

Grand Junction Daily Sentinel, Feb. 27, on runaway health care premiums: Rural and mountain communities have been looking to a single insurance rating area as a key to slowing down runaway health care premiums. But that’s a risky strategy on two fronts…