The next fight between Washington and the Trump administration may be over legal marijuana.
THURSDAY, FEB. 9, 2017
TUESDAY, FEB. 7, 2017
The appeal of the order temporarily halting the restrictions on travel from seven mostly Muslim countries will be shown live on the internet Tuesday.
SATURDAY, FEB. 4, 2017
There was a time when a politician would be careful about suggesting an opponent was lying. Back in the halcyon “good old days” it was deemed more appropriate to accuse a fellow official of being stupid than dishonest. Now, it seems common to accuse someone of using alternative facts, which may be just a nice way of calling them a liar.
THURSDAY, FEB. 2, 2017
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 1, 2017
The Senate could pass the Republican education plan sometime today, once Republicans get back absent member Doug Ericksen. Democrats criticized the pace and cancellations of hearings because of his absence.
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