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Jun
24
Congress Passes Most Significant Gun Legislation in Decades

Congress Passes Most Significant Gun Legislation in Decades

The bipartisan bill, resulting from weeks of negotiations started in the aftermath of back-to-back mass shootings, is aimed at removing guns from people deemed dangerous.
3 min read
Jun
24
High Court Reverses 50 Years of Precedent by Overturning Roe v. Wade

High Court Reverses 50 Years of Precedent by Overturning Roe v. Wade

The Supreme Court rules there is no constitutional right to abortion, a rare reversal of long-settled law that will fracture the foundations of modern reproductive rights in America.
3 min read
Jun
24
Texas State Police Director Calls Uvalde Response 'Abject Failure'

Texas State Police Director Calls Uvalde Response 'Abject Failure'

Texas Department of Public Safety Director Steve McCraw criticizes the Uvalde police response to the mass shooting at Robb Elementary School during his testimony at a Texas State Senate hearing.
3 min read
Jun
24
Supreme Court Strikes Down New York's Handgun Law

Supreme Court Strikes Down New York's Handgun Law

In a landmark ruling, the high court declares a restrictive handgun law unconstitutional while Congress passes the most sweeping gun legislation in more than 30 years.
3 min read
Jun
24
Maine's Ban on Aid to Religious Schools Ruled Unconstitutional

Maine's Ban on Aid to Religious Schools Ruled Unconstitutional

US Supreme Court declares that state tuition must be available to religious schools using the constitutional principle that government may not discriminate on the basis of religion.
2 min read
Jun
24
Biden's Call for Gas Tax Holiday is Viewed as Political Gimmick

Biden's Call for Gas Tax Holiday is Viewed as Political Gimmick

Experts agree that President Biden's proposed gas tax holiday would do little to ease economic pressures or provide relief to consumers.
3 min read
Jun
24
Special Report: Jan. 6th Hearings

Special Report: Jan. 6th Hearings

Amid the backdrop of the House's historic hearings on the Jan. 6 attack on the US Capitol, the Brookings Institution has released a comprehensive report on the proceedings entitled Trump on Trial.
3 min read
Jun
03
President Addresses Nation and Urges Congress to Act on Guns

President Addresses Nation and Urges Congress to Act on Guns

In a rare, prime-time address, President Biden calls on Congress to ban assault weapons, expand background checks, and pass red flag laws to stem the tide of gun violence.
2 min read
Jun
03
Britain Celebrates Platinum Jubilee for Queen Elizabeth II

Britain Celebrates Platinum Jubilee for Queen Elizabeth II

Britain’s longest-serving monarch, Queen Elizabeth II marks 70 years on the throne.
3 min read
Jun
03
Special Report: Queen Elizabeth II

Special Report: Queen Elizabeth II

A retrospective on the 96-year-old queen and longest-reigning monarch in British history.
2 min read