Federal judge blocks Biden’s 100-day moratorium on deportations

A federal judge on Tuesday temporarily blocked President Biden’s attempt to put a moratorium on deportations for 100 days. After Texas sued over the policy, the judge blocked Biden, via a…

Hawley blocks quick consideration of Biden DHS nominee, citing ‘amnesty’ plan

Sen. Josh Hawley, R-Mo., blocked quick consideration of President-elect Joe Biden’s pick to lead the Department of Homeland Security, citing Biden’s proposals for “amnesty” for illegal immigrants and answers about border…

Hong Kong ISP blocks access to pro-democracy website under national security law

A Hong Kong Internet service provider on Thursday said it had blocked access to a pro-democracy website to comply with the city’s national security law. In a statement emailed on…

Facebook blocks Trump indefinitely after Capitol riot response

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday said that President Trump’s Facebook and Instagram accounts will be blocked “indefinitely,” and for at least the next two weeks before Inauguration Day. “We…

McConnell again blocks quick vote on $2,000 stimulus checks, slams ‘socialism for rich people’

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell again blocked quick action on $2,000 coronavirus stimulus checks on the Senate floor Thursday as he traded harsh words with Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y. McConnell, R-Ky., in floor…