Pennsylvania state lawmaker rips GOP members for silence…

A Pennsylvania state representative went on a profanity-laced tirade against Republican colleagues who tested positive for COVID-19 and remained silent.   Wednesday, state Rep. Brian Sims, a Democrat from Philadelphia, released a near-12-minute Facebook video calling out GOP…

House passes PPP bill giving small businesses more…

WASHINGTON – Thousands of restaurants, nail salons and other small businesses unable to take full advantage of the financial lifeline provided through the federal Paycheck Protection Program would get some needed flexibility under a bipartisan bill the…

2020 Republican convention: RNC sends Gov. Roy Cooper…

WASHINGTON – The Republican National Committee sent North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper a letter Thursday evening specifying "safety protocols" they want him to approve for their party's convention this August amid the COVID-19 pandemic.  The letter, obtained…

Legal immunity for police misconduct, under attack from…

WASHINGTON – The brutal death of George Floyd at the hands of Minneapolis police has re-energized a national debate over misconduct by law enforcement officials that the Supreme Court may be poised to enter. The justices could announce as…