Month: September 2018

Lawmakers avoid government shutdown with spending bill

The new fiscal year for the federal government starts Monday with every department fully open and running through at least early December, after Congress made its best progress in years in passing the government’s annual spending bills on time. Lawmake…

Scientists look to non-addictive treatments for chronic pain

Scientists at the National Institutes of Health are “very optimistic” that sweeping opioid legislation moving through Congress will help them get moving on non-addictive treatments for pain, as the federal government tries to rein in the nationwide ove…

Comey defends FBI’s ability to investigate Kavanaugh

Former FBI Director James Comey is defending the FBI’s ability to investigate allegations of sexual misconduct against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.Comey …

Brett Kavanaugh Is Forever Toxic

Jamelle Bouie, SlateBrett Kavanaugh appeared before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday an angry, vengeful man.

Kavanaugh or Die

Bruce Bialosky, TownhallThe case against Kavanaugh has nothing to do with these sordid charges and everything to do with keeping any conservative Republican off the Supreme Court.