Brazil COVID-19 deaths on track to pass worst of US wave

Brazil’s brutal surge in COVID-19 deaths will soon surpass the worst of a record January wave in the United States, scientists forecast, with fatalities climbing for the first time above 4,000 in…

Breastfeeding moms who get COVID-19 vaccine pass protection onto baby, study finds

Nursing mothers who opt to get the COVID-19 vaccine may pass protective antibodies to their babies through breast milk for several months post-jab, a new study suggests. The study, which…

Ruling opens door for Democrats to pass $2.2T Biden spending bill with just 50 votes: Schumer

Laffer Associates chairman discusses president’s proposed tax hikes and their threat to the economy. Democrats will be able to pass President Biden‘s $2.2 trillion spending bill with a simple majority vote due…

Biden’s quest to pass a multitrillion-dollar spending bill could be imperiled by ‘legislative fatigue’

It’s going to be expensive. And big. And controversial. President Biden and congressional Democrats are prepping trillions of dollars in new spending for a sweeping infrastructure plan. While proponents hail the…

Dems toy with sidestepping regular Senate rules to try to pass more legislation

It’s all about how creatively you can bend the rules. Take the late Cincinnati Bengals head coach Sam Wyche in the late 1980s. As innovative a head coach as there…

Tennessee becomes third state to pass transgender ban in women’s sports

Tennessee has become the third state to pass a bill keeping school sports separated based on sex at birth. The state followed in the footsteps of Mississippi and Arkansas in…

MLB stadiums pass 1 million COVID-19 vaccination shots given

More than 1 million COVID-19 vaccination shots have been dispensed at Major League Baseball stadiums, with the Oakland Coliseum and Marlins Park among the sites planning to continue operating after…

West Virginia lawmakers pass bill requiring student athletes to play on teams based on sex recognized at birth

The West Virginia House of Delegates has approved legislation that would require student athletes to present a birth certificate or signed physician’s statement verifying their sex matches the one of the…

Biden calls on Senate to pass gun control measures ‘immediately’ after Boulder shooting

President Biden on Tuesday implored the Sente to pass new gun control measures in the wake of a mass shooting that left 10 dead in Boulder, Colorado, this week. Biden said…

David Bossie: Ditch the filibuster and pass a radical agenda — here’s why Dems’ dream could backfire

The filibuster and the 60-vote threshold to invoke cloture are tried and tested measures in the U.S. Senate intended to “cool off” hot legislation that passes with a simple majority…