By Alice Angeloni, Local Democracy Reporter Hot-pink flyers calling for Gisborne residents to trigger a vote on Māori wards have been “framed dishonestly”, deputy mayor…View More Hobson’s Pledge flyers opposing Māori wards in Gisborne ‘undermining democracy’
Brexit: Fisherman says food is being ‘rejected’ due to export delay Speaking to LBC radio, Alistair Roberts of Brora Fishing in Greenock explained Scottish seafood…View More Scottish fishermen fury: ‘Shambolic’ Brexit deal forces EU customers to REJECT UK seafood
WASHINGTON — A grim reality has begun to dawn on Capitol Hill: The riot on Wednesday may have started a coronavirus superspreader event, fueled by the…View More Did Mixing a Riot With a Pandemic Yield a Superspreader Event?
WASHINGTON — Standing before a crowd of thousands of MAGA-clad protesters on the National Mall on Wednesday, Representative Mo Brooks roared out a message that…View More Before Capitol Riot, Republican Lawmakers Fanned the Flames
Two U.S. Capitol Police officers were suspended and at least 10 more are under investigation over the deadly pro-Trump insurrection last week, a congressman said…View More 2 Capitol police officers suspended over pro-Trump riot, congressman says
Ann Widdecombe comments on Tony Blair's vaccine involvement The Brexiteer told Jeremy Vine on 5 she would not want former Labour Prime Minister Tony Blair…View More ‘Rather he weren’t’ Widdecombe in brutal slap down over Tony Blair hopes of comeback
WASHINGTON — The House moved on two fronts on Sunday to try to force President Trump from office, escalating pressure on the vice president to…View More House Moves to Force Trump Out, Vowing Impeachment if Pence Won’t Act
WASHINGTON — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says the House “will proceed” with bringing legislation to impeach President Donald Trump to the floor. Pelosi made the…View More Pelosi: House “will proceed” to impeachment of Trump – The Denver Post
WASHINGTON — The FBI and the New York City Police Department passed information to U.S. Capitol Police about the possibility of violence during the protests…View More FBI, NYPD told Capitol Police about possibility of violence before riot, senior officials say
Michael R. Sherwin, the U.S. attorney in Washington, said on Sunday that the Justice Department was considering charges for “theft of national security information” after…View More Prosecutors mull charges for theft of national security information after laptops and documents are stolen in Capitol siege.
By Chris Kahn (Reuters) – Fifty-seven percent of Americans want Republican President Donald Trump to be immediately removed from office after he encouraged a protest…View More Majority of Americans want Trump removed immediately after U.S. Capitol violence: Reuters/Ipsos poll
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The sight of a violent mob inspired by President Trump smashing its way into the Capitol was more than just a shocking spectacle. It also…View More Trump’s Legacy: Voters Who Reject Democracy and Any Politics but Their Own
EU-China deal: Expert says China is ‘devoid of credibility' In a scathing attack on EU leaders, the outspoken MEP questioned why European leaders had been…View More ‘EU is in China’s pocket!’ Verhofstadt breaks ranks with attack on Brussels sparking fury