Tag Archives: Politics

Sasse seeks reelection in odd Senate race

Nebraska’s 2020 U.S. Senate race is a rare oddity. The Nebraska Democratic Party does not support the winner of the party’s May primary election, Chris Janicek of Omaha, and instead has drafted Preston Love Jr. of Omaha as its designated write-in candidate to oppose Republican Sen. Ben Sasse. Party leaders abandoned Janicek, 57, an Omaha… Read More »

Upstate Freedom Fighters hold Stop The Violence event with loved ones of victims of gun violence

GREENVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina) – Freedom Fighters Upstate SC held a stop the violence event today – with an urgent message for people to put the guns down. They began the event addressing the two homicide investigations underway right now​ after two people were killed last night. This group marched from Falls Park to the… Read More »

Restaurants hit with setback as Wolf vetoes bill

Restaurants hoping to see larger numbers of patrons will have to wait after Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf vetoed a bill that would have allowed full capacity.  The governor vetoed House Bill 2513 on the basis it would endanger public health and safety by allowing restaurants to open up to full capacity without regard for state… Read More »

Historic Fenway Park transforms into early in-person voting center

America’s oldest ballpark on Saturday transformed into one of dozens of sites for Boston residents to vote. Early in-person voting began at historic Fenway Park at 11 a.m. Saturday. There was a line of voters waiting to enter Gate A along Jersey Street before the polls opened.By noon, the line had wrapped all the way… Read More »

Senator Kamala Harris to Campaign in Orlando on Monday

ORLANDO, Fla. — After Senator Kamala Harris’ campaign travel was halted this weekend due to the coronavirus, the Vice President candidate is now planning stops in Orlando and Jacksonville on Monday.  The Biden campaign announced on Thursday that two staffers had tested positive for the virus.  Officials said neither Harris nor the former Vice President… Read More »

Tucson puts brakes on motorcycle escorts for Trump car parades

A motorcycle escort business that stopped traffic throughout Tucson last weekend for an hourslong Donald Trump parade did so illegally, authorities say. In a spectacle that outraged some Tucsonans and delighted others, hundreds of cars and trucks flying MAGA and Trump flags crisscrossed the city last Saturday accompanied by uniformed private motorcycle officers who held… Read More »

Head Start Shifts to Virtual Visits

click to enlarge Courtesy of Champlain Valley Head Start Learning to share in the Early Head Start classroom at Milton Family Community Center On a Wednesday morning in September, identical twins Faeryn and Raeyln pinballed around their house while… Read More »