Merkel humiliated: German leader heckled in Bundestag as she issues dire Covid warning

Angela Merkel’s speech interrupted at Bundestag When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. Our Privacy Notice explains more about how we use your data, and your rights. You can unsubscribe at any time. The German Chancellor was barracked by members […]

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Washington moves of the week: Gaetz promotes former Democratic staffer while former Trump officials jump into 'America First' nonprofit

Rep. Matt Gaetz promoted a onetime Democratic aide after other staffers quit. Prominent Trump alumni joined a nonprofit named after the former president’s “America First” agenda. Tesla hired a former staffer for Sen. Richard Blumenthal as an advisor on autonomous vehicles. See more stories on Insider’s business page. Isabela Belchior raised eyebrows on Capitol Hill last year when she left […]

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EU used Northern Ireland border issue as ‘bargaining tool’ during Brexit talks, says MP

Brexit ’no excuse’ for Northern Ireland violence says Villiers When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. Our Privacy Notice explains more about how we use your data, and your rights. You can unsubscribe at any time. Speaking on last night’s […]

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Maxine Waters Puts Jim Jordan In His Place Amid Absurd COVID-19 Hearing

There’s grilling a witness, and then there’s whatever you want to call the histrionic performance Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) treated a House subcommittee to Thursday. Jordan was so contemptuous that, after he exceeded his time limit (yet nevertheless kept talking), Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) intervened. “Your time expired, sir,” she told Jordan, curtly. “You need to respect the chair and […]

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Stephen Miller: If Republicans stand together, they can 'stop the court-packing'

Stephen Miller: Biden’s words are not matching his actions Former Trump senior advisor Stephen Miller discussed how detrimental packing the Supreme Court would be on ‘Kudlow,’ saying that the rule of law is essential to the American republic. STEPHEN MILLER: I’m confident that if all 50 Republicans stand together, they will be able to stop the court-packing and probably, not definitely, but probably […]

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Rules barring transgender girls and women from playing on female teams advance in Alabama and North Dakota.

Lawmakers in Alabama and North Dakota on Thursday approved bans on transgender girls and women competing on sports teams that match their gender identity, joining a series of Republican-led states that have focused on a rapidly growing culture clash over restricting transgender athletes and prohibiting gender-affirming medical treatments this legislative session. The North Dakota bill bars public elementary and secondary […]

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Republicans prepping $650B counteroffer to Biden's spending proposal

Dems tax hikes will cause companies to move overseas: Rep. Kevin Brady Rep. Kevin Brady, R-Texas, discusses the impact of Democrats raising taxes and whether or not SALT will be repealed. A group of moderate Senate Republicans is drafting a scaled-back infrastructure proposal, an opening salvo as they seek to strike a deal with President Biden on a package more […]

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Pelosi says she’s open to expanding the size of Supreme Court but has no plans to bring Dem bill to the floor

Progressive Democrats introduce legislation to expand the size of the Supreme Court House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Thursday she is open to expanding the size of the Supreme Court, but has no plans to bring a bill sponsored by House and Senate Democrats to the floor for a vote. Sen. Ed Markey, D-Mass., House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y., Rep. […]

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