Month: August 2018

Trump officials withhold 100K pages of Kavanaugh’s records

The White House has reportedly pushed to withhold more than 100,000 pages of records related to Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s time as staff secretary during the George W. Bush administration.Bush’s attorn…

California lawmaker reprimanded over unwanted noogie

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – A Southern California senator has been reprimanded for playfully putting a woman in a headlock and rubbing his knuckles against her head. An investigative report released Friday says Republican Sen. John Moorlach of Costa Mesa…

Trump calls North Carolina redistricting ruling ‘unfair’

President Trump on Friday tore into a court’s ruling this week that struck down the state’s GOP-drawn redistricting map as an unconstitutional gerrymander, suggesting that “there has to be something going on.””How…

Oregon lawmakers battle labor commission’s #MeToo probe

SALEM, Ore. (AP) – Oregon’s Legislature on Friday battled an effort by the state’s labor commissioner to investigate sexual harassment in the state Capitol, saying he lacks jurisdiction and would violate privacy of people who came forward under assuran…