Day: January 21, 2018

Tess Torelli January 21, 2018

Zach Gibson | Bloomberg | Getty Images Demonstrators hold illuminated signs during a rally supporting the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA), or the Dream Act, outside the U.S. Capitol building in Washington, D.C., on Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018. On Friday morning, McConnell contended that voting for the bill should be a “no-brainer” and […]

Tess Torelli January 21, 2018

The Trump administration on Friday took two new steps in its ongoing fight against abortion. The first was a new regulation that further underscored protections for health-care workers who refuse to perform abortions and other medical procedures because of religious and moral objections. The second rescinded a formal warning issued by the Obama administration in […]

Tess Torelli January 21, 2018

Sen. Rob Portman warned Democrats on Friday that government shutdowns historically don’t end well. With a midnight Friday deadline looming, many Senate Democrats are against a short-term spending bill that’s needed to keep the government funded through Feb. 16. Democrats want the bill to include protections for so-called dreamers — immigrants who were brought to […]

Tess Torelli January 21, 2018

Sportswear giant Nike has signed its second major wind power agreement with Avangrid Renewables. The deal is for 86 megawatts of wind power from the Karankawa Wind Farm in Bee and San Patricio counties in Texas. Avangrid Renewables is a subsidiary of energy and utility business Avangrid and part of the Iberdrola Group. “This agreement […]

Vinnyd January 21, 2018

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Tess Torelli January 21, 2018

The Children’s Health Insurance Program is enduring an unprecedented crisis: More than 100 days ago, funding for a program that covers 9 million kids technically expired. Republicans in Congress haven’t rushed to extend it long-term — not until they could get something in return. CHIP is ostensibly among the most popular, most bipartisan parts of […]

Tess Torelli January 21, 2018

President Donald Trump quickly moved to blame Democrats for the bill’s failure. “Tonight, they put politics above our national security, military families, vulnerable children, and our country’s ability to serve all Americans,” the White House said in a statement. The White House also said it won’t discuss immigration until the government was up and running […]

Tess Torelli January 21, 2018

London housing has become less attractive for investors as they see limited room for prices to pick up in the U.K.’s expensive capital city, according to analysts. Brexit and higher taxes to purchase a house have also increased concerns over investment opportunities in London, with investors considering opportunities elsewhere. “There seems limited scope for price […]