In the ongoing battle over the interim leadership of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the attorney for ousted interim leader Leandra English is arguing that a tweet by President Trump shows he has no intent on allowing the bureau to remain independent.
A Wednesday hearing on the opioid crisis will examine whether Medicaid expansion has exacerbated the epidemic rather than helping to stem it.
The FBI and the Department of Justice are arguing for a liability case against them to be dismissed, while at the same time admitting to key details surrounding the bureau’s involvement in the 2015 terrorist attack on the “Draw Muhammad” event in Garland, Texas.
Democratic Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper said on Tuesday that the time for full immigration reform from Congress has come.
Washington, D.C.’s attorney general brought in a 527 political group, the Democratic Attorneys General Association (DAGA), to help manage media outreach when the office joined with the Maryland AG to sue President Donald Trump for violating the “emoluments clause” of the Constitution last June, emails show.
Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Chairman Ron Johnson (R., Wis.) called on the Office of Special Counsel to investigate further the “conversion” of Leandra English at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau from a political appointee to a civil-service career position.