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U.S. Supreme Court rules in favor of Indiana man impacted by excessive fines

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court ruled unanimously that states cannot impose excessive fines for a crime, on Wednesday morning. The Excessive Fines Clause of the Eighth Amendment protects Americans… Read more »

Rally seeks lawmaker support for $2 per pack increase in cigarette tax

Take advantage of the opportunity to talk to the people in this building that can make this work,” Pacers Vice President Quinn Buckner encouraged Hoosiers who converged on the Statehouse… Read more »

Indiana Senate removes list of biases from hate crimes bill

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) – Indiana’s state Senate has removed sexual orientation, gender identity, race and a list of other characteristics from a hate crimes bill. The Republican-majority body voted Tuesday on… Read more »

Drastic changes made to Indiana’s hate crimes bill

INDIANAPOLIS — Members of the Indiana Senate voted Tuesday to gut a proposed hate crimes bill in Indiana, leading Democrats to leave the room. The amended bill removes all the… Read more »

Kamala Harris ‘Deeply’ Disturbed That Trump Reportedly Heeded Putin Over U.S. Intelligence

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) on Monday said it was “deeply disturbing,” “shameful” and the “height of irresponsibility” that President Donald Trump took the advice of Russian President Vladimir Putin over the… Read more »

Trump calls out McCabe for ‘deranged’ story after ’60 Minutes’ interview By ISABEL DOBRIN

By ISABEL DOBRIN President Donald Trump called out former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe this morning on Twitter for his “deranged” story after McCabe in an interview with CBS News’… Read more »

Biden’s polling lead shaky ahead of 2020 decision

Joe Biden’s big lead in early Democratic 2020 polling might be a bunch of malarkey. While most polls show the former vice president hovering around 30 percent of the Democratic… Read more »

Trump Declaring A National Emergency Would Be John Roberts’ Next Big Test

President Trump has threatened to use his emergency powers as president to build his $5 billion vanity wall. Can he do this? A series of laws gives extraordinary emergency powers… Read more »

Texas Ex-Teacher Among 2 Americans Reportedly Caught Fighting For ISIS In Syria

Two Americans were reportedly captured fighting for the self-described Islamic State in Syria last week, the U.S-backed Syrian Democratic Forces said on Sunday.

House Democrats prepare fusillade of Trump investigations

Democrats want to investigate the Trump Hotel deal and President Donald Trump’s taxes. They want to haul up conflicted Cabinet officials and dig into controversial changes to the census and… Read more »