Author Archives: Team Guillory

02 Oct
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After Las Vegas massacre, Democrats urge gun laws; Republicans silent

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Sunday’s massacre in Las Vegas spurred a ritual-like response from U.S. politicians following the mass shootings that have left a trail of victims across the country: Democrats renewed demands for tougher gun laws while Republicans offered up ...

02 Oct
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Senate confirms FCC chairman to new five-year term

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Senate on Monday confirmed Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai for another five-year term on the telecommunications regulatory panel where he faces decisions over dismantling Obama-era internet protections and a major television station merger. Pai ...

02 Oct
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U.S. Senate confirms FCC chairman to new five-year term

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Senate confirmed on Monday Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai to serve another five-year term on the telecommunications regulatory panel. Pai won confirmation 52-41 over objections from Democrats, who criticized him for moving to dismantle ...

02 Oct
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Republican senator criticizes Trump tax plan

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Senator Rand Paul, a conservative maverick who helped kill the latest Republican effort to overturn Obamacare, took issue with President Donald Trump’s tax plan on Monday, asking in a tweet if it was really Republican. “This ...

02 Oct
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U.S. Interior Dept. watchdog launches probe into Zinke’s travel

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Interior Department’s watchdog agency has launched an investigation into Secretary Ryan Zinke’s travels after reports emerged last week that he had used a private plane owned by an oil executive, the inspector general’s office said on ...