‘Trump morally responsible for attack’

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Sun, 14 Feb 2021 16:12:37 +0000

WASHINGTON, D.C.: In his speech Saturday from the Senate floor, Sen. Mitch McConnell delivered a scalding denunciation of Donald Trump, calling him “morally responsible” for the January 6 attack on the United States Capitol. But in his vote on Trump’s impeachment, McConnell said “not guilty” because he said a former president could not face trial […]

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Trump acquitted, denounced in historic impeachment trial

Credit to Author: Associated Press| Date: Sun, 14 Feb 2021 02:19:48 +0000

WASHINGTON, D.C.: Donald Trump was acquitted on Saturday of inciting the horrific attack on the United States Capitol, concluding a historic impeachment trial that spared him the first-ever conviction of a current or former US president but exposed the fragility of America’s democratic traditions and left a divided nation to come to terms with the […]

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Hate crimes increasingly target Asians in America

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Sat, 13 Feb 2021 17:20:01 +0000

The Covid-19 pandemic is apparently not the only malady gripping the United States these days. There is also hate. US media recently reported an alarming increase of hate crimes committed against Asians and Asian Americans. These reports follow nearly a year’s worth of news about Black Lives Matter protests against the deaths of Breonna Taylor […]

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Court Kills Trump Rule on Power Plant Emissions

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 16:16:52 +0000

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A federal appeals court has vacated the Trump administration’s rollback of Obama-era greenhouse gas emission standards for power plants. A three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia on Jan. 19 said the measure intended to replace those standards, the Affordable Clean Energy (ACE) rule, “rested critically on a mistaken […]

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Court Kills Trump Rule on Power Plant Emissions

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 16:16:52 +0000

The post Court Kills Trump Rule on Power Plant Emissions appeared first on POWER Magazine.

A federal appeals court has vacated the Trump administration’s rollback of Obama-era greenhouse gas emission standards for power plants. A three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia on Jan. 19 said the measure intended to replace those standards, the Affordable Clean Energy (ACE) rule, “rested critically on a mistaken […]

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Trump extends freeze on some work visas

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Thu, 07 Jan 2021 21:56:18 +0000

U.S. President Donald Trump is extending a moratorium on temporary work visas for tech and other occupations. With just weeks left in his presidency, Trump extended the previous immigration freeze until March 31, 2021. This means hundreds of thousands of foreigners workers will not be able to get visas to enter the U.S. The proclamation […]

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