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Fetterman says he'll avoid violating the old 'silly dress code,' bowing to growing backlash from colleagues

aol.com None The controversy over the Senate's new dress code may have finally reached its conclusion. • None Sen. John Fetterman told Insider that he will wear a suit when…

Biden vetoes two Republican-led bills to undo protections for the prairie bird and northern bat

apnews.com President Joe Biden has vetoed Republican-sponsored bills intended to undo federal protections for two endangered species that have seen their populations plummet over the…

McCarthy pits Ukraine support against border funding to avoid shutdown

newsweek.com On the surface, Congress appeared to make progress toward averting a shutdown last night after the House passed a procedural motion to advance its spending bills and the…

Weekly Update: Here’s How Bad COVID Is Right Now in Every State

247wallst.com Since the beginning of the pandemic more than three years ago, health professionals have observed the emergence of a number of notable variants, each posing new challenges…

See where federal workers live in the U.S

washingtonpost.com Only 15 percent of the 2.19 million civilian full-time federal employees in the United States work in the Washington metro area, which includes Northern Virginia, suburban…

How Much Does It Take To Be In The Top 1% In Each US State?

zerohedge.com How Much Does It Take To Be In The Top 1% In Each US State? There’s an old saying: everyone thinks that they’re middle-class. But how many people think, or know, that they…

EPA’s Illegal Power Play

zerohedge.com EPA’s Illegal Power Play Authored by Mario Loyola via RealClear Wire, The U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling in West Virginia v. EPA last year was a historic defeat for the…

WVU Medicine patient information taken in security breach

wboy.com A security breach at a third-party company led to information about patients across West Virginia United Health System (WVUHS) being taken. According to a letter that was…

These Are the Most and Least Happiest States in 2023: Report

entrepreneur.com Utah was found to be the happiest state in the country, while West Virginia was the least. Happiness can come from a multitude of factors, from weather to the job market,…

As Trump Faces Heat Over Abortion, GOP Candidates Search for Middle Ground

newsweek.com Former President Donald Trump came under heat from anti-abortion groups after dodging questions during a recent "Meet The Press" interview on whether he'd support a national…

U.S. Mid-Atlantic Factory Activity Improves in September

barrons.com Manufacturing activity in the U.S. central region expanded in September despite firms being less optimistic about the future, data from the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond…

COVID map shows where deaths are rising

newsweek.com As concerns continue about a possible rise in new COVID-19 cases over the next several months, a map shows which states are currently seeing an increase in COVID-19 deaths.…

Democrats Can't Afford to Stay Silent on Menendez Corruption Charges

vanityfair.com If Democrats want to maintain their credibility as the adults in Washington, they need to throw all their weight behind demands for Bob Menendez to resign. The powerful…

How Democrats Are Smoothing the Path to the Ballot Box

newsweek.com Earlier this month Pennsylvanian Governor Josh Shapiro announced the introduction of automatic voter registration in his state, making it the 24th in the union to authorize…

Are Senate Dems fumbling the Menendez scandal?

politico.com In the days since Sen. Bob Menendez's stunning indictment on federal bribery charges, a surprising split screen has emerged. In New Jersey, where there are statehouse…

What debate? Trump is crushing it in California

politico.com That has left never-Trump Republicans “in denial,” and some deep-pocketed establishment donors desperately looking for another candidate, Essayli said. “The best you can say…

Bob Menendez’s defiance could be an electoral nightmare for Democrats

politico.com Bob Menendez won’t resign, and it’s giving some of his fellow Democrats nightmares. The senator’s refusal to step down despite a scathing federal corruption indictment —…

Payday lenders want Supreme Court to gut the CFPB. They paid $200 million in fines to regulators, records show

marketwatch.com The Supreme Court will hear oral arguments next Tuesday in a case that could reshape the U.S. regulatory state, after a federal appeals court found the funding structure of…

How climate change is going to change the insurance industry

theweek.com As climate change brings about more , insurance companies are struggling to cover areas of growing risk. Over time, some regions may because highly unaffordable or even…

Inside Tanya Chutkan’s courtroom as Trump trial looms

politico.com U.S. District Court Judge Tanya Chutkan is poised to preside over a historic trial that will feature a defendant unlike any who has set foot in her court or any other:…

Northrop Grumman To Provide New Strike Missile Capability for Fifth-Generation Aircraft and Beyond

news.northropgrumman.com LOS ANGELES – Sept. 25, 2023 – Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) announced today the U.S. Air Force has awarded the company an approximately $705 million contract to…

Did Donald Trump break law with gun purchase? Video raises questions

newsweek.com Video appearing to show former President Donald Trump buy a firearm during a South Carolina campaign stop raised questions about the legality of the purchase Monday…

Sarah Huckabee Sanders Repeatedly Dodges When Asked On Fox News Why She Hasn’t Endorsed Trump Yet

mediaite.com Sarah Huckabee Sanders, the former press secretary for Donald Trump-turned-Republican governor of Arkansas, joined Fox News on Monday to discuss her time in office so far…

Fetterman: It's a 'strange world' when people care more about the dress code than Menendez's having cash in envelopes that 'would make the Goodfellas blush'

aol.com None Sen. John Fetterman marveled at people who seem more concern about a dress code than alleged corruption. • None Fetterman told Semafor that aspects of Sen. Bob…

Trump Rages At The RNC For Holding ‘Meaningless Debates’ Instead of Suing Pennsylvania Over Automatic Voter Registration

mediaite.com Former President Donald Trump raged on Monday at the Republican National Committee, insulted his GOP primary opponents, and demanded his party take action against…

America’s Poorest State

247wallst.com The U.S. Census Bureau has issued its 2022 income statistics by race, age and location. The state income spread (including the District of Columbia) was significant. The…

Steelers Plane Makes Emergency Landing In Kansas City After Engine Troubles

forbes.com A charter plane from Las Vegas carrying members of the Pittsburgh Steelers football team landed in Kansas City, Missouri, early Monday after an oil pressure failure in one…

Judge is right to rebuke Biden's anti-oil obsession

washingtonexaminer.com Thursday night, the Biden administration lost yet another court battle in its ongoing jihad against domestic fossil-fuel production. Thank goodness. The legally and…

UAW strike scrambles political allegiances as Trump and Biden head to Michigan

axios.com The United Auto Workers strike against the Big Three domestic automakers comes at a volatile time in American politics, with blue-collar union workers set to be a pivotal…

Every State’s Most Iconic Job

247wallst.com The United States has one of the most dynamic economies in the world. Where it once was symbolized by the automotive and steel industries, the American economy is now the…

I Bought An Abandoned House For $16,500

youtube.com Betsy Sweeny, 30, bought a dilapidated 3-bedroom Victorian house for $16500 in Wheeling, West Virginia in 2020. Then she ...

You could get a second Social Security check in September. Here’s why

aol.com September is an important month for Social Security recipients for a couple of reasons — one of which is that it’s the final month of U.S. inflation data used to determine…

30-year-old bought a ‘cheap, old’ abandoned house for $16,500

cnbc.com In 2019, I rented a loft in Wheeling, West Virginia. I had just quit my job to work on restoring historic buildings. Between working at the Wheeling National Heritage Area…

Patt Morrison: Will L.A. ever produce more gimmicky, lovable pitchmen like Cal Worthington?

latimes.com There is no patron saint of Los Angeles pitchmen, and really, there should be. After all, ad astra per huckstera — to the stars through salespitchery, right? The job is…

Which States Don’t Tax Social Security Benefits?

investopedia.com Income from other retirement programs also may be subject to federal income taxes. Pension payments, for example, are fully taxable or partially taxable, depending on how…

Berner's Weed Brand Launches In Yet Another State, Here's Where To Find Cookies Products

benzinga.com Cookies is opening its first cannabis dispensary in West Virginia, the company announced on Friday. The cannabis brand owned and run by rapper Berner partnered with retailer…

Pennsylvania Rolls Out Automatic Voter Registration

zerohedge.com Pennsylvania Rolls Out Automatic Voter Registration Authored by Beth Brelje via The Epoch Times (emphasis ours), When getting a driver’s license or official state…

New England Patriots Left Without ‘Explosive Player’ As Marcus Jones Lands On Injured Reserve

forbes.com The New England Patriots will be without Marcus Jones for the foreseeable future. The organization officially placed the second-year cornerback on injured reserve Friday due…

Record-low poverty was fleeting, PPP was a ‘waste of money,’ and more lessons from the U.S. pandemic response

marketwatch.com “‘In the short run, it’s hard to see how we get back to what we achieved in 2021.’” That was Zachary Parolin, the author of “Poverty in the Pandemic: Policy Lessons from…

Fauci reveals "painful" disagreement with Donald Trump over COVID policy

newsweek.com Anthony Fauci has shed light on how disagreements with former President Donald Trump on coronavirus pandemic policy were "painful" for him and led to him being "the object…

Idaho Press’ new pub, Shaw Media nabs Chi Tribune staffers, TV moves aplenty: TBN Ticker for Sept. 22

talkingbiznews.com This week’s ticker is in full swing with plenty going on in the journo world. Starting off with the Idaho Press naming Matthew Tranquill publisher and Idaho regional…

COVID map shows 10 states with most positive cases last week

newsweek.com New York and New Jersey were the two states with the highest rates of people testing positive for COVID-19 over the last week, according to the latest data by the Centers…

Over 20 ESG Funds Shut Down in 2023 Amid Fading Interest

247wallst.com Several large asset management firms in the US have closed over twenty environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG) funds in 2023 due to poor performance and amid…

Medicaid coverage restored to about a half-million people after computer errors kicked them off

pbs.org About 500,000 people who recently lost Medicaid coverage are regaining their health insurance while states scramble fix computer systems that didn’t properly evaluate…

Half a million people, including kids, mistakenly dropped from Medicaid

politico.com Half a million people, including a significant number of children, were wrongly kicked off Medicaid because of state system errors, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid…

Michael Bloomberg sinks half a billion dollars to shut down this controversial industry

thestreet.com Years ago, a rich person or company would indicate wealth by donating libraries and orphanages or traverse the world in bespoke yachts or aircraft. You may commission a boat…

Appeals court takes up trans health coverage case likely headed to Supreme Court

nbcnews.com Create your free profile or log in to save this article Create your free profile or log in to save this article CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A federal appeals court is considering…

Fallout 76 heads to Atlantic City this winter with a new Expedition

polygon.com Fallout 76 started in West Virginia, but the game’s Expeditions allow the player to venture out of Appalachia and go to new cities in post-apocalyptic America. The first…

Appeals court takes up transgender health coverage case likely headed to Supreme Court

aol.com A federal appeals court is considering cases out of North Carolina and West Virginia that could have significant implications on whether individual states are required to…

Famous, Unique, and Even Weird Traditions in Every State

247wallst.com Each U.S. state has its own history — a history that helped create and mold the state’s culture. Whether because of past events or influential people, each state also has…

New North Carolina Budget Features Income Tax Relief, Universal School Choice, More Taxpayer Safeguards

forbes.com Official text of the new two-year state budget agreement reached between North Carolina House and Senate leaders was officially released Wednesday, September 20. The budget…

Map: The unexpected places where extreme weather threatens homeowners’ pocketbooks

nbcnews.com The risk is most acute along the Gulf and Atlantic coasts, where more than 90% of properties in counties from southern Texas to eastern Massachusetts are at risk of a…

On 50th anniversary of Billie Jean King's 'Battle of the Sexes' victory, a push to honor her in Congress

pbs.org Billie Jean King’s victory in the “Battle of the Sexes” was a milestone moment as women pushed for equality on the playing field and beyond. On the 50th anniversary of that…

Sen. John Fetterman says he'll 'save democracy' by wearing a suit if House GOP avoids shutdown

nbcnews.com Create your free profile or log in to save this article Create your free profile or log in to save this article Sen. John Fetterman, D-Penn., on Wednesday offered to "save…

Nearly every GOP senator has signed a letter blasting the Senate's new dress code: 'We must protect the sanctity of that place at all costs'

businessinsider.com Sen. John Fetterman of Pennsylvania, right, is known for his more casual attire. AP Photo/Mariam Zuhaib Nearly every GOP senator signed a letter blasting Schumer's decision…

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