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Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

May. 06, 2022 20:31 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — ABC’s “This Week” — Gov. Larry Hogan, R-Md.; Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn. __ NBC’s “Meet the Press” — Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel. __ CBS’ “Face the Nation" — Oksana Markarova, Ukraine's...

Sudden abortion focus shakes midterm election landscape

May. 04, 2022 06:06 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The leaked draft of a Supreme Court abortion opinion that would overturn the landmark Roe v. Wade decision is shaking the U.S. political landscape in what has been expected to be a difficult election year for Democrats. While the Democrats decried the draft, they...

Trump election probe special grand jury selected in Atlanta

May. 02, 2022 17:00 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — A special grand jury was selected Monday for the investigation into whether former President Donald Trump and others illegally tried to influence the 2020 election in Georgia. The investigation has been underway since early last year, and Fulton County District...

Trump election probe in Georgia to seat special grand jury

Apr. 29, 2022 12:51 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — When potential grand jurors show up at an Atlanta courthouse Monday, they'll find a television camera in the room and streets closed outside — nods to the intense public interest in the investigation into whether former President Donald Trump and others illegally tried to...

Clyburn: 'Nothing political' about using earmark process

Apr. 28, 2022 15:06 PM EDT

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — With the revival of earmarks after a decadelong pause brought on by high-profile abuses linked to corruption, U.S. House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn says he hopes that his colleagues in both chambers see the renewed process as more transparent and accountable, to the benefit...

US lawmakers affirm Japan alliance eyeing China, North Korea

Apr. 16, 2022 06:07 AM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida and visiting U.S. lawmakers reaffirmed their commitment to working together under a longstanding bilateral alliance on Saturday at a time of heightened global tensions including threats from China and North Korea. In a meeting over...

China stages military exercises as US lawmakers visit Taiwan

Apr. 15, 2022 05:40 AM EDT

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — China said its military staged exercises Friday to reinforce its threat to use force to bring Taiwan under its control, as U.S. lawmakers visiting Taiwan made a pointed and public declaration of their support for the self-governing island democracy while issuing a warning to...

Senior US lawmakers arrive in Taiwan for visit

Apr. 14, 2022 11:36 AM EDT

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — A delegation of six U.S. lawmakers led by Republican Lindsey Graham from South Carolina arrived in Taiwan on Thursday for a two-day visit that has already been denounced by China. The U.S. lawmakers are to meet with Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen and the...

Editorial Roundup: Indiana

Apr. 12, 2022 07:19 AM EDT

Anderson Herald Bulletin. April 8, 2022. Editorial: State should encourage increased organic farming The expansion of organic farming in Indiana is worth celebrating. It’s beneficial to people, the environment and the economy. According to 2019 data...

Analysis: 3 GOP senators buck party to back Biden court pick

Apr. 06, 2022 00:10 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — By announcing they will vote to confirm Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson as the first Black woman to the Supreme Court, three Republican senators are marking the historical moment by building legacies of their own. Every senator has a voice, and some choose to use...