Acting NOAA administrator Neil Jacobs says "nobody's job is at risk" at the National Weather Service, despite a lingering dispute over President Trump's prediction that Alabama was in grave danger due to Hurricane Dorian, and a NWS office's inadvertent ...

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More than 50 years after the Supreme Court struck down Virginia’s laws against interracial marriage, the state has effectively negated race identification requirements in marriage license ...

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Democrats called Sunday for a new investigation of Supreme Court Justice Brett M. Kavanaugh in response to a New York Times piece that revealed a new allegation of sexual assault against him and suggested the FBI did not thoroughly probe previous claims ...

Joe Biden reportedly praised pharmaceutical companies at a private party despite publicly railing against high drug prices
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Sanders campaign overhauls New Hampshire team: report
Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders Bernie Sanders Gun control: Campaigning vs. legislating Booker defends middle-ground health care approach: 'We're going to fight to get there ...   The Hill  
Column: Democrats wary of litmus tests inch back from the cliff on their left
At the outset of the presidential campaign, Democratic Party elders worried about an epidemic sweeping from one primary state to the next: a sudden plague of litmus tests. At coffee klatches and town halls, activists pushed candidates to embrace ...   Los Angeles Times  
The 13 Republicans needed to pass gun-control legislation
If President Trump Donald John Trump Supreme Court comes to Trump's aid on immigration Trump is failing on trade policy Trump holds call with Netanyahu to discuss possible US-Israel defense treaty ...   The Hill  
California Gov. Gavin Newsom to buck Democrats with environmental bill veto
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California Gov. Gavin Newsom announced he will buck Democratic legislative leaders by vetoing legislation aimed at stopping the Trump administration from weakening oversight of longstanding federal environmental laws in California.   Washington Times  
California lawmaker trying to weaken privacy law is married to Ring executive
SACRAMENTO — A California lawmaker behind an industry-backed bill to narrow the state's landmark Privacy Act is married to a top executive at Ring, the Amazon-owned tech company in the thick of a national debate over consumer data and government ...   Politico  
Dershowitz: 'Too many politicians are being subject to criminal prosecution'
Lawyer Alan Dershowitz Alan Morton Dershowitz Epstein lawyer Dershowitz defends plea agreement Dershowitz: Author Michael Wolff fictionalized my dinner with Trump Dershowitz says he could ...   The Hill  
California Senate evacuated after vaccine bill protester throws ‘what appeared to be blood’ onto lawmakers
A woman was arrested Friday on charges including assault after dropping what authorities said “appeared to be blood” on members of the California Senate from her seat in the visitor gallery. The disturbance occurred as lawmakers were wrapping up their ...   Los Angeles Times  
Young insurgents aren't rushing to Kennedy's side in Markey fight
Young lawmakers who want new blood in the Democratic Party aren’t rushing into the looming generational battle between Massachusetts Sen. Ed Markey Edward (Ed) John Markey House votes to block ...   The Hill  
Long-running saga of town’s demoted police chief ends with big payout for former top cop
A former Hillside police chief who was promoted and demoted several times in a long-running dispute involving the town’s former mayor has settled his civil suit for $281,000, records show. Louis Panarese alleged in a 2016 lawsuit against the township and ...   NJ.com