House Republicans passed one abortion bill Thursday after abruptly dropping another one earlier in the day.
A Russian spy ship docked in Havana harbor the day before a U.S. delegation arrived in the Cuban capital, signaling Moscow is watching with keen interest the beginning of renewed relations between Washington and the former Soviet satellite in the Caribbean.
At the monthly “Conversations with Conservatives” event held by the Heritage Foundation in Washington on January 21, Rep. Raúl Labrador (R-Idaho) expressed disappointment with the newly elected Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s pessimistic approach to getting House-passed immigration legislation through the Senate. Labrador called on Senators Ted Cruz (R-Texas) and Mike Lee (R-Utah) to take the lead in helping get the House bills through the Senate.
The FBI is now claiming that they have a smoking gun that proves it was North Korea that carried out the cyber-attack that devastated computer systems at Sony Pictures Entertainment last November, but many questions remain unanswered. Is the agency's position politically motivated?