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Lawyer Wants Out of Louisiana Bar Association

Lawsuit argues mandatory membership dues constitute coerced speech, citing Janus decision

A Louisiana lawyer joined a growing number of attorneys challenging the payment of mandatory membership dues to state bar associations.

Left-Wing Journalists Celebrate David Koch’s Death on Twitter

'He's dead? Oh well'

Several left-wing journalists took to Twitter to celebrate news of billionaire philanthropist and conservative donor David Koch's death earlier this morning. Koch, along with his older brother Charles, contributed millions of dollars to libertarian and conservative causes like looser regulations and lower taxes. But they were also accused of contributing to climate denial and only supporting political causes that enriched them.

CNN Signs Fired FBI Deputy Andrew McCabe As Contributor

Inspector General: McCabe engaged in 'misconduct' for misleading investigators

CNN has signed former FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe as a contributor despite an inspector general report accusing McCabe of lying multiple times under oath to federal investigators prior to his firing from the FBI last year.

New Jersey Dem: Illegal Immigrants Mow ‘Our Beautiful Lawns’

'You're a bunch of elitists. You're not going to mow lawns'

A New Jersey Democrat told constituents that illegal immigrants are necessary to do jobs that Americans are not willing to take (like "mowing our beautiful lawns") during an appearance at a coffee shop in his district. Rep. Tom Malinowski (D.) made the remarks Tuesday at a "Coffee With Your Congressman" event, according to the Washington Examiner.

Gov. Inslee Drops Out Of Presidential Race

He did not qualify for third debate or climate town hall

Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee (D.) announced he's dropping out of the presidential race during an appearance on The Rachel Maddow Show on MSNBC Wednesday night.

Planned Parenthood Chooses Abortion Over Needy Patients

PP pulls out of Title X as rule forbidding direct abortion referrals takes effect

Planned Parenthood vacuumed up tens of millions of taxpayer dollars each year through the Title X federal birth control program, but is now cutting ties with the program as a regulation prohibiting abortion referrals is set to go into effect.