“McConnell and Rogers Announce $92,200 for Pikeville’s Economic Recovery Plan”


WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 27, 2021) – U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and U.S. Congressman Harold “Hal” Rogers (KY-05) announced today the city of Pikeville will receive $92,200 to create a strategic plan to increase medical research and advanced pharmaceutical manufacturing in the region. The federal funding, distributed by…

“Pilots and Air Traffic Controllers May Receive Johnson & Johnson’s Vaccine, With Appropriate Precautions”


WASHINGTON (February 27, 2021)— today following the Emergency Use Authorization from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for Johnson & Johnson’s Janssen COVID-19 vaccine, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has determined that pilots and others who perform safety sensitive duties may receive the vaccine under the conditions of their FAA-issued…

North Korea ordered to pay the perils of their ancestors: $2.3 billion for kidnapping, and torturing US Navy crew


Eighty-two USS Pueblo crew members were held captive for nearly a year starting in 1968, while one was killed Awarding one of the largest-ever damages in a state-sponsored terrorism case, a U.S. federal district court has ordered North Korea to pay $2.3 billion to crew members who were captured on…

Pelosi Passed Biden’s Two Trillion Stimulus Package: Blocking Mental Health Grant Funding In Schools and Communities


WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 27, 2021)--today the U.S. Congress voted to pass President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion dollar stimulus package which included a $1400 payment to citizens--$600 less than Biden promised in Georgia during the U.s. Senate race. But the Democrats blocked a badly needed $140 million to help prevent suicides…