House Republicans impeach Homeland Security Secretary Mayorkas

House Republicans impeach Homeland Security Secretary Mayorkas

The Republican-led House of Representatives impeached Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas on Tuesday. It is only the second time in US history that a Cabinet member has been indicted. The House of Representatives narrowly approved two articles of impeachment against Mayorkas, 214 to 213, accusing him of willfully violating federal immigration laws and blocking congressional…

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Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin has prostate cancer

Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin has prostate cancer

Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin was hospitalized Jan. 1 due to complications following surgery nearly two weeks earlier to treat prostate cancer, doctors at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center announced Tuesday. The disclosure of Austin’s diagnosis and the reason for his hospitalization came amid controversy over the Pentagon’s failure for days to inform the White…

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White House stands by Defense Secretary Austin as bipartisan furor grows over secret ICU stay

White House stands by Defense Secretary Austin as bipartisan furor grows over secret ICU stay

White House officials on Monday reiterated the president’s support for Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin, who said he has no intention of resigning amid sharp bipartisan criticism for failing for several days to report to government officials or Congress about his emergency hospitalization to inform. John Kirby, spokesman for the National Security Council, said there were…

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Maine Secretary of State says home ‘swatted’ after Trump removed from ballot

Maine Secretary of State says home ‘swatted’ after Trump removed from ballot

Maine State Police said an unknown male called a regional communication center Friday evening saying that he had broken into a home in the Augusta area, according to local station WGME13. Police confirmed the home as Bellows’. Officers found the home empty, and an investigation remains ongoing. At least three Republican members of Congress have…

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