Tags: "puts"

20 Nov

Trump puts North Korea back on state sponsors of terrorism list to escalate pressure over nuclear weapons

President Trump announced Nov. 20 that he had re-designated North Korea as a state sponsor of terrorism to further isolate the “murderous regime.” (The Washington Post) President Trump on Monday announced that his administration has redesignated North Korea as a ...

02 Nov

Congress Puts The Screws To Facebook, Twitter And Google On Russian Interference

The tech titans have testified about Russian election meddling. And after two days and multiple hours of questioning by members of Congress aimed at top lawyers from Facebook, Twitter and Google on Tuesday and Wednesday, it’s clear that Russian operatives ...

24 Oct

Iowa Supreme Court puts state’s abortion waiting period on hold

[ad_1] (Reuters) – The Iowa Supreme Court has maintained a block on a three-day waiting period for women seeking an abortion until a legal challenge concludes, a decision cheered by abortion-rights advocates. FILE PHOTO – Iowa Governor Terry Branstad testifies ...

13 Oct

End to Health Care Subsidies Puts Congress in a Tight Spot

But Republicans in Congress are divided. Some worry that ending the subsidies would hurt their constituents. Others are loath to do anything that could be seen as propping up the health law that they had promised to tear down. For ...

12 Oct

Sheryl Sandberg Puts Onus on Congress to Show Facebook Ads

Facebook Inc. “absolutely” supports the public release of all ads bought on its platform by Russian government-linked accounts but maintains that it’s up to Congress to decide when to do so, Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg said. The company is ...