Author Archives: Team Guillory

21 Nov
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Nursing home tells Congress Irma deaths not staff’s fault

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida nursing home under investigation for the deaths of 13 patients after Hurricane Irma says in a letter to Congress that staff members did everything possible but couldn’t overcome a lack of power to ...

21 Nov
0

Congress barreling toward explosive immigration fight

The fight over “Dreamers” is heating up as the legislative calendar winds down, setting the stage for a year-end clash that’s heightening the odds of a government shutdown.   Lawmakers headed into the long Thanksgiving recess in stark disagreement over how, and ...

21 Nov
0

Myanmar operation against Rohingya has ‘hallmarks of ethnic cleansing’, U.S. Congress members say

[ad_1] YANGON (Reuters) – Members of U.S. Congress said on Tuesday they were disturbed by the harsh response of Myanmar’s security forces to attacks by militants in August which they said bore “all the hallmarks of ethnic cleansing” against the ...

21 Nov
0

Congress speeds toward shutdown over Dreamers

Concern is growing in both parties that a clash over the fate of Dreamers will trigger a government shutdown this December. House conservatives have warned Speaker Paul Ryan against lumping a fix for undocumented immigrants who came to the country ...

21 Nov
0

Will Congress Renew DACA? New Jersey Dreamers Are Going On A Hunger Strike To Get Lawmakers’ Attention

Back in September, President Trump announced his administration would rescind protections for undocumented immigrants brought to the United States as children by ending the Deferred Action For Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. But since Congress has failed to pass legislation that ...