Pelosi calls out armed colleagues as security threats: ‘The enemy is within the House’

From WWW.FOXNEWS.COM House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said the chamber will likely allocate more money for members of Congress to invest in additional security to protect them from the likes of violent rioters who stormed the Capitol on Jan. 6 — but also from the “enemy” within the House. “We will probably need a supplemental [budget] for more security for members … Read more

Ukraine opens criminal case into meddling in U.S. election

From WWW.REUTERS.COM KYIV (Reuters) – Ukraine has launched a criminal investigation into attempts to interfere in the U. S. presidential election, President Volodymyr Zelenskiy’s office said in a statement on the presidential website on Thursday. Andriy Yermak, the head of Zelenskiy’s office, said Ukraine would do everything in its power to bring to justice forces within … Read more

In Wyoming, Cheney faces blowback for vote to impeach Trump

From APNEWS.COM CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — When Liz Cheney, the third-ranking Republican in the House of Representatives, decided to vote to impeach a president from her own party, she knew she’d cause some waves. She might not have expected the seismic impact at home. But Cheney’s vote against Donald Trump has put her home state of … Read more

Pete Buttigieg wins Senate committee vote as Biden Transportation secretary

From WWW.REUTERS.COM WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Pete Buttigieg, a former mayor who challenged Joe Biden for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, won U. S. Senate Commerce Committee approval on Wednesday, 21-3, to head the U.S. Transportation Department. The full Senate will cast a final vote as early as this week on Buttigieg, the former mayor of South … Read more