Month: August 2019

Julian Castro: ‘I’m very proud of my brother’

Democratic presidential hopeful Julián Castro on Sunday said his brother, Rep. Joaquin Castro, had “every right” to publish the names of individuals in Texas who had donated to President Trump and that people should know who was funding a “campa…

Why many employees feel devalued even in booming job market

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) – For more than two decades, Ken White worked at a credit card processor. It was a good job, but it fell victim to the Great Recession. Today, at 56, White does similar work managing technology projects for a regional bank. And ye…

Andrew Yang talks up personalized guns as way to boost safety

Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang on Monday provided some more details on his idea to personalize guns so only the owner would be able to operate them as a potential way to cut down on gun violence. “You can make a grip that essentially kno…

Texas GOP congressmen warn state is going purple, ‘definitely in play’ in 2020

Texas Republicans warned the GOP Monday that Texas is slowly growing more purple, and if the party does nothing, the once Republican stronghold will become a potential pick up for Democrats. “If the Republican Party in Texas doesn’t start looking like …

Watch live: White House holds press briefing on immigration

The White House will hold a press briefing at 10 a.m. Monday on immigration.Ken Cuccinelli, the acting director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, will speak to the press.Watch the live video abov…