Family of Fallen Soldier: No Call from Trump
Trump responded to the decision by attacking the league.
One month into the NFL season, representatives from the league’s ownership and players’ union gathered for an annual meeting to discuss, among many other things, what to do about players who choose to kneel during the national anthem as a form of protest against police brutality and systematic racism. Read MorePages: 1 2
By: Liz Goodwin
WASHINGTON — Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., and Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., on Tuesday announced a deal to stabilize Obamacare markets that the president has tentatively blessed. Republicans are selling the plan as a stopgap measure to stabilize individual markets for two years as they muster the votes to repeal and replace the law entirely. Read MorePages: 1 2 3
The Vice President said he left in objection to an “event that disrespects our soldiers, our flag and our national anthem”.
US Vice President Mike Pence has walked out of an American football game after some players knelt during the national anthem.
Mr Pence tweeted he had left because he “will not dignify any event that disrespects our soldiers, our flag and our national anthem”.
Four groups said they would file lawsuits over the administration’s new rules allowing employers to drop contraception coverage as soon as Friday. The Attorney General of California said he was “in talks” with other states about suing over the new regulations as well.
Four organizations announced lawsuits against the Trump administration on Friday over its new rules allowing employers to drop insurance coverage for contraception, less than two hours after the the Department of Health and Human Services implemented the changes. Read MorePages: 1 2 3