As the legalization of recreational marijuana sales in Maine nears, a legislative panel has spent months pondering the best way to tax pot to bring in state revenue, fund regulatory enforcement and discourage the illicit market. Continue reading
Sunday Anthony Scaramucci, the new White House communications director, said that stopping damaging West Wing leaks is a top priority and that he will take “drastic action” to achieve that goal. Continue reading
A U.S. Senate panel has agreed to let President Trump’s eldest son and his former campaign manager testify behind closed doors next week in connection with its probe into possible Trump administration ties to Russia.
Senator Marco Rubio said the future of U.S. relations with Iran hinges on Tehran coming clean about the whereabouts of a former FBI agent who vanished a decade ago in the Islamic republic. Continue reading
I don’t call it a rant, I call it speaking the truth. Saturday Trump went on Twitter bashing Hillary Clinton, “fake news,” The New York Times and other favorite targets. Continue reading
A federal judge in San Francisco has refused to reinstate the president’s sanctuary cities order. The bold move to not reinstate President Donald Trump’s executive order — which sought to slash funding to cities that limit cooperation with federal immigration authorities — comes amid a battle between the State Department and local governments across the country over the edict from Washington. Continue reading