U.S. Rep. Darren Soto, D-Orlando, is among 14 House Democrats and one Republican named in an ethics complaint filed Thursday with the Office of Congressional Ethics (OCE) alleging they proposed a “quid pro quo arrangement” with a Las Vegas casino executive.
In the wake of a rule change that will modify federal regulations of the 1997 Flores Settlement Agreement (FSA) – which was later revised by the Obama administration in 2015 – federal and state officials met in Austin to discuss how this policy impacts taxpayers and the likelihood of Congress’ ability to resolve the border crisis in an election year.
Conservative talk radio host and former U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh said he's considering challenging U.S. President Donald Trump for the Republican nomination for president in 2020.
Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper on Thursday threw his hat in the crowded race for Colorado’s U.S. Senate seat just a week after ending his bid to become the Democratic presidential nominee in 2020.
An Education Next report on public opinion about education issues published by the Harvard Kennedy School found that support for school choice continues to climb, especially on vouchers and tax-credit scholarships. It also found that the growing support for school choice exists primarily among black and Hispanic Democrats.
Florida has become the 30th state to join the Electronic Registration Information Center [ERIC], a Washington, D.C.-based non-profit that uses information from motor vehicle departments, Social Security Administration records and other databases to cross-reference voter registration across member states.
Colorado Secretary of State Jena Griswold on Wednesday criticized a federal appeals court ruling that Colorado’s electors aren’t bound to cast their votes for the presidential candidate who wins the popular vote in the state.
Current racial/ethnicity and birthplace statistics are from the U.S. Census Bureau’s 2017 American Community Survey 1-Year Estimates. Historical racial/ethnicity statistics come from the 2005 – 2016 American Community Survey 1-Year Estimates. Projected racial/ethnicity statistics are sourced from Census Bureau’s 2017 National Population Projection tables.