Biden Appears to Show Support for Amazon Workers Who Voted to Unionize

WASHINGTON — Days after warehouse workers on Staten Island defied Amazon and successfully formed a labor union, President Biden on Wednesday threw his support behind the workers and championed their cause. In remarks to a national conference of unionized trade workers, Mr. Biden spoke directly to one of the world’s most powerful companies and defended […]

House votes to hold Dan Scavino and Peter Navarro in contempt

“Dan Scavino and Peter Navarro must be held accountable for their defiance of the law. They are in contempt of Congress, which is a crime,” Rep. Bennie Thompson (D-Miss.), chair of the committee, said on the House floor. Scavino and Navarro bring to four the number of close Trump allies that have been referred for […]

Kentucky Gov. Beshear Vetoes Trans Athlete Bill

Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear on Wednesday vetoed a bill targeting transgender athletes, saying lawmakers failed to single out any instances where a child in the state gained an unfair advantage due to being transgender. The bill would have required athletes in grades six through 12 seeking to play on female-designated sports teams to provide proof […]

House Holds Trump Ex-Aides Navarro, Scavino in Contempt Over Capitol Attack Probe

The Democrat-led U.S. House of Representatives approved “contempt of Congress” charges on Wednesday against Peter Navarro and Daniel Scavino, former aides to Donald Trump, for failing to cooperate with the probe into the attack on the U.S. Capitol. Navarro, who was a top trade adviser to the former president, and Scavino, who was a deputy […]