Zachary HalaschakSeptember 18, 20216min
Labor unions could be big winners if Democrats’ proposed multitrillion-dollar infrastructure and social spending package goes through. While the Protecting the Right to Organize Act, or PRO Act , doesn’t have enough support to pass, some of its elements have been incorporated into Democrats’ headline $3.5 trillion plan. Reconciliation packages are allowed to pass by […]

Zachary HalaschakMarch 30, 20213min
The container ship that had an extended stay in the Suez Canal is now free. After nearly a week, the 200,000-ton behemoth known as Ever Given was dislodged on Monday morning, hours after officials said they made some progress. “It is with utmost pleasure that we can confirm that the #Suez Canal Authority and staff […]

Zachary HalaschakFebruary 6, 20213min
A majority of Republican voters would likely join a new political party if former President Donald Trump starts one, a national survey of Republicans found. Sixty-four percent of Republicans said they would be inclined toward joining a Trump-formed party like the “MAGA Party” or the “Patriot Party.” Among that figure, 32% said they would be […]

Zachary HalaschakOctober 25, 20204min
Sen. Lisa Murkowski said on Saturday that she intends to vote in favor of confirming President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett. The Alaska Republican opposed moving forward with Barrett’s nomination on the grounds that it came too close to an election and that the Republicans set a precedent back in 2016 when it […]

Zachary HalaschakOctober 1, 20203min
Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee announced that while his state will extend its emergency declaration, all statewide coronavirus restrictions on businesses will be repealed. Lee, a Republican, made the announcement during a Tuesday call with the state Legislature. He said that in addition to removing restrictions on businesses, restrictions on gatherings would also be rolled back, […]