California Governor Gavin Newsom Bans Sale Of Gas-Powered Cars In State By 2035, Issues Executive Order
"We need bold action," said California Governor Gavin Newsom on Wednesday. Shortly before that statement, Newsom lived up to those words by issuing an executive order mandating that all new passenger vehicles sold in the state to be zero-emission by 2035. The governor said bluntly, "CA is phasing out the internal combustion engine. By 2035 […]
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House Democrats on Wednesday proposed a bill to curb presidential abuses, a pitch to voters weeks ahead of Election Day as they try to defeat President Donald Trump, capture the Senate from Republicans and keep their House majority. The legislation, a wide-ranging package of new and revised bills, would limit the president’s pardon power, strengthen laws to ban presidents from receiving gifts or payments from foreign governments, better protect independent agency watchdogs and whistleblowers from firing or retribution and require better reporting by campaigns of foreign election interference. Each of the bill’s provisions is a response to actions by Trump or his administration that Democrats see as abuses of presidential power.
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House Democrats on Tuesday unveiled a sweeping reform package to impose new checks on presidential power and potential wrongdoing in the executive branch, while toughening enforcement of ethics rules and congressional subpoenas -- proposals they believe are necessary to "prevent future presidential abuses" and "restore checks and balances" to government after nearly four years of battles with President Trump and the White House. Drafted by party leaders at the direction of Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., the 158-page proposal would add new reporting requirements to the president's use of the pardon power, and amend federal bribery law to include offering or granting of a pardon or commutation.
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'Dancing With the Stars' drama hits stride; Carole Baskin cries for inner pain, Kaitlyn Bristowe suffers
"Dancing With the Stars" kicked into gear in Week 2 with drama, Baskin tears, "Bachelorette" agony and the first elimination. Here's what went down.
The Christina on the Coast star announced she and husband Ant Anstead had separated last week after less than two years of marriage
A 25-ton robot, inspired by the popular 1970s anime series Mobile Suit Gundam, has made its first moves in Yokohama, Japan.Footage tweeted on September 21 shows the giant Gundam robot moving its arms and legs before lunging into an impressive squat at Yamashita Pier.The robot is set to become the main attraction at Gundam Factory Yokohama, and was supposed to be officially unveiled on October 1, but the event has since been postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. Credit: @yoshi115t/よっくん via Storyful
- StyleHarper's Bazaar
The princess paid a visit to see her bridal gown ahead of it being available for public viewing.