What does the data say about women in politics?
Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush is urging Florida voters not to legalize medical marijuana in an upcoming ballot initiative, despite its growing popularity and support in the state.
Rep. Hank Johnson will introduce the bill in September, hoping to prevent the continued militarization of local police departments.
Groups of young people made appearances before immigrant court judges in New York this week as part of a new accelerated program under the Obama administration to deal with the surge of unaccompanied minors from Central America.
The U.S. Department of Education reaffirmed its position of welcoming new immigrant children to the classrooms. Based on data from the DOE, more than 840,000 immigrant students were in the U.S., with over 4.6 million learning English.
Legislation has been introduced that would legalize pot of medicinal and therapeutic use
Not the first time the former Florida Congressman has said such things
A new study released by the Brookings Institution shows that more Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals applications have been approved in certain metro areas in the United States.
Despite tensions, President Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton were both in attendance at an A-list party on Martha's Vineyard Wednesday night.
Latino civil rights group LULAC announced a national campaign to help immigrant children refugees, including a national day of action and a writing campaign for media editors and elected officials.
The public response to the Federal Communications Commission's open comment period for its controversial reformulation of its formerly Net Neutrality-friendly Open Internet rules has been huge -- the highest ever for an FCC policy procedure. Now one analysis of the comments shows the vast majority were pro-Net Neutrality. And there were so few unique "anti" comments, they don't even register on the analysis' infographic.
Supreme Court could still hold start by granting emergency delay
On Wednesday, Texas Gov. Rick Perry defended his plan to send hundreds of National Guard troops to the U.S.-Mexico border to fight undocumented immigration.
Late last week, the Federal Communications Commission announced it was going to do a series of roundtable discussions about the Open Internet. It would be hosted in the FCC's Washington D.C. offices and streamed on the Internet. Now Senator Patrick Leahy is telling the FCC that's not enough.
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