The Election Recap: Aug. 15, 2022

Welcome back to The Election Recap, your weekly, one-stop shop for the last seven days of midterms news. Let's get into it: And the winner is… First up, of course, are last week's primaries in...

Ahead of US midterms, a look at TikTok's struggles to keep misinformation off of its platform during foreign...

In Germany, TikTok accounts impersonated prominent political figures during the country’s last national election. In Colombia, misleading TikTok posts falsely attributed a quotation from one...

AZ parents tried to enter locked-down school 2 months after Uvalde shooting

Cops arrested three Arizona parents as they attempted to force themselves into a school that police locked down after an armed man was seen trying to enter the campus, authorities said.

Teacher shortages continue as the 2022-2023 school year kicks off

A brand new school year is about to kick off in many parts of America, but one thing is missing in many districts: enough staff. Well ahead of the 2022-2023 school year, educators and government...

Beto O'Rourke responds to heckler over Uvalde with expletive

AUSTIN, Texas — Democrat Beto O'Rourke responded to a heckler at a campaign stop with an expletive after the Texas gubernatorial candidate heard a cackled laugh while criticizing the ease with...

Beto O'Rourke curses at Uvalde gun control heckler

Beto O’Rourke is defending the F-bomb he dropped Wednesday night while confronting a heckler who he said was laughing during his remarks about the Uvalde mass...

Key Words: Beto O’Rourke scolds man who laughed during Uvalde shooting speech: ‘It may be funny to you motherf

O'Rourke was discussing the mass shooting during a campaign speech when a man in the crowd began audibly laughing.

Part of Texas Gov. Abbott's solution for making Uvalde schools safer after the mass shooting: more cops

Abbott also highlighted more funding for mental health services in Uvalde, including $5 million to create a long-term mental health hub in town.

Beto O'Rourke drops f-bomb on heckler during Texas campaign stop

After a supporter of Gov. Greg Abbott appeared to laugh at a Uvalde massacre reference, O'Rourke responded, “It may be funny to you ... but it’s not funny to me.

Beto O'Rourke calls heckler 'motherf---er' for laughing over Uvalde

Texas Democratic gubernatorial challenger Beto O’Rourke lost his cool with a man who laughed while the former congressman was talking about the Uvalde school massacre — calling him a &#…

Beto O'Rourke lashes out with expletive after heckler laughs over Uvalde mass shooting

Beto O'Rourke wasn't having it, confronting a heckler laughing over Uvalde. "It may be funny to you, . But it’s not funny to me."

Beto O'Rourke snapped at a heckler who laughed as he mentioned the Uvalde massacre

"It may be funny to you motherfucker, but it's not funny to me," O'Rourke said to the audience member during a town hall event in Texas on Wednesday.

Beto O’Rourke lashes out at heckler laughing over Uvalde mass shooting

Arkansas lawmakers give first OK to $500M tax cut package

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas lawmakers on Wednesday approved a $500 million tax cut package over objections from Democrats who questioned its potential impact on the state's COVID-19 funds...

Will the Alex Jones verdict tame conspiracy culture?

A Texas jury last week ruled that Infowars founder Alex Jones should pay the parents of one of the children killed in the Sandy Hook school shooting nearly $50 million in compensatory and punitive...

It Is Time to Put the Red Flag to Red-Flag Laws

Nothing is certain except death and taxes, but antigunners exploiting tragedy to pass more gun control laws is close behind. On cue, the recent mass shootings in Buffalo, Uvalde, and Highland Park...

President Biden signs the CHIPS and Science Act into law, including $52B+ for US companies making semiconductors, as...

President Joe Biden signed into law a bipartisan bill that aims to boost U.S. competitiveness with China. The bill includes more than $52 billion for U.S. companies producing semiconductors,...

Arkansas lawmakers taking up tax cuts in special session

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas lawmakers are meeting this week for a special session on tax cuts and school safety grants that's been spurred by the state sitting on a $1.6 billion...

North Carolina sheriff stocking schools with AR-15 rifles in wake of Uvalde shooting

Spurred by the elementary school shooting in Uvalde, Texas, that left 19 children and two teachers dead in May, school officials and Madison County Sheriff Buddy Harwood have placed one of the...

North Carolina county to place an AR-15 in each school in response to Uvalde massacre

“Hopefully we’ll never need it, but I want my guys to be as prepared as prepared can be,” the local sheriff said.

Gun makers appeal to masculinity, white supremacist groups to sell guns: Report

The nation's gun manufacturers use "disturbing sales tactics" to sell assault weapons to civilians while failing to track deaths or injuries that result from the use of their products, according...

Biden steps out of the room and finds legacy-defining wins

WASHINGTON (AP) — Over five decades in Washington, Joe Biden knew that the way to influence was to be in the room where it happens. But in the second year of his presidency, some of Biden’s most...

North Carolina County 'Hardens' Schools With AR-15s For Resource Officers

North Carolina County 'Hardens' Schools With AR-15s For Resource Officers In response to the disastrous failures and egregious poor decision-making of law enforcement to confront the...

North Carolina school district plans to put AR-15s in every school

A North Carolina school district said Friday it plans to put AR-15 guns in every school in the event of a future mass shooting.Why it matters: The topic of arming teachers and school staff members...

The Rise Of "Constitutional Carry" Is A Sign Of Failing Trust In Government

The Rise Of "Constitutional Carry" Is A Sign Of Failing Trust In Government Authored by Ryan McMaken via The Mises Institute, Come next January, Alabama will be the 25th state to...

Firearm Companies Say Packages Shipped With UPS Being Damaged, Disappearing: Reports

Firearm Companies Say Packages Shipped With UPS Being Damaged, Disappearing: Reports Authored by Katabella Roberts via The Epoch Times, A number of firearm companies have seen their...

The Rise of "Constitutional Carry" Is a Sign of Failing Trust in Government

Come next January, Alabama will be the 25th state to allow the carrying of concealed weapons without a permit. Alabama will soon join Indiana which in March of this year passed a new statute...

Suspect in July 4 mass shooting near Chicago pleads not guilty

By Brendan O'Brien -An Illinois man accused of opening fire on spectators watching an Independence Day parade in a Chicago suburb last month pleaded not guilty on Wednesday to 117 counts...

Disney widely mocked over 'lazy' gun choice in new TV series trailer

Disney is receiving backlash on Twitter for featuring what appears to be a high-powered assault rifle in its upcoming "Star Wars" prequel series, "Andor," amid recent mass shootings...

Major news organizations sue Texas Department of Public Safety for public records on Uvalde shooting

More than a dozen major news organizations have filed a lawsuit against the Texas Department of Public Safety to obtain public records relating to the Robb Elementary School massacre.

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