Governor Noem Signs Executive Order Banning Federal Grants Tied to Critical Race Theory


PIERRE, S.D. (July 29, 2021)– Today, Governor Kristi Noem signed Executive Order 2021-11, which directs the South Dakota Department of Education to refrain from applying for any federal grants tied to critical race theory.  “Critical race theory has no place in South Dakota schools. These ideas are un-American. We are…

Gov. Kate Brown, state leaders outline response to ‘historic’ start to Oregon wildfire season


OREGON (July 21, 2021)-- Gov. Kate Brown, the state fire marshal and director of emergency management briefed the public on Oregon’s response to a “historic” start to wildfire season Tuesday, citing drought emergencies in 19 counties so far with more expected. They spoke as the Bootleg fire has already scorched…

Backlash: Texas Democrat Moody Stripped Of Leadership Position After Leaving State With Democrats


TEXAS (July 15, 2021)--- Joe Moody, one of House Speaker Dade Phelan's closest Democratic allies, is the first Democrat to suffer political backlash after the quorum break. The Texas Democrat leader flew to Washington aboard a private chartered alone with several of his colleagues on an  airplane.  He has attended …

Kenneth Paschal first Black Republican to serve in #Alabama legislature in almost 145 years since the Reconstruction Period


SHELBY COUNTY, Ala. —more Black politicians have left the Democratic Party since 2017 rebuking President Joe Biden's claim that Jim Crow is alive and minorities aren't aloud to vote in Republican controlled States.  Tuesday history was made in the Alabama legislature as Republican Kenneth Paschal won the special general election…

AG Bonta Announced Charges Against Six Former California Officers In Overtime Scheme


CALIFORNIA (July 8, 2021)---California Attorney General Rob Bonta today announced charges against six former California Highway Patrol (CHP) officers in connection with an alleged, multi-year overtime fraud scheme. The charges are the result of an internal criminal investigation by CHP that looked into whether officers in the East Los Angeles…