US Senators call for investigation against Amazon for ‘troubling working conditions’

U.S. 12/21/21, 15:56

In a bipartisan request, Senators Marco Rubio, (R-Fla.), and Sherrod Brown, (D-Ohio), call on the U.S. Department of Labor to conduct a full investigation into Amazon's labor practices, citing recent reports suggesting serious labor law violations.  The signatory senators made their claim through a letter addressed to U.S. Secretary of Labor Martin Walsh, ...

Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act passes House of Representatives

D.C. 12/15/21, 16:47

After nearly two years of wrangling over the terms of the Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act bill, it was unanimously passed by the House of Representatives, and the Senate is expected to vote on it today. The ban on importing goods from the Xinjiang region of China-made with labor enslaved by ...

Senate approves funds to provide Internet to Cubans

U.S. 08/11/21, 17:23

According to the press office, the Senate unanimously approved the appropriation of a Deficit Neutral Reserve Fund (DNRF) that facilitates money to provide Internet service to Cubans. "Agreed to by voice vote: Rubio amendment 3097—establish deficit-neutral reserve fund relating to facilitating the provision of internet service to the Cuban citizens, who’ve ...

‘There is no embargo on the Cuban people’: Assures Sen. Rubio

U.S. 07/14/21, 15:36

Republican Senator Marco Rubio was critical of the leftist narrative that argues the deep economic crisis and the great social chaos suffered by Cuba due to an embargo imposed by the United States. According to the senator, the measures are aimed against the dictatorial communist state and not against the ...

According to a report, AOC is one of the least successful members of Congress

U.S. 04/04/21, 05:31

She may be the Queen of Twitter, but she hasn't had much luck in the legislative arena. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) was among the least successful members of the previous Congress.  The legislative effectiveness scores are at the core of the research conducted at the Center for Effective Lawmaking, co-directed by Alan Wiseman, Cornelius ...

New President Trump bill signed: Disclose UFO information within 6 months

Space 01/01/21, 12:54

U.S. President Donald Trump signed a bill last Sunday ordering intelligence agencies to disclose classified information about Unidentified Flying Objects (UFOs) within the next 180 days (6 months). Within the bill signed by President Trump last Dec. 28 on the government aid and funding package for the CCP Virus or new ...

The Pentagon announces task force to investigate UFO sightings

News 08/15/20, 16:18

On Friday, Aug. 14, the U.S. Department of Defense announced that Undersecretary of Defense David Norquist approved the creation of an Unidentified Aerial Phenomena Working Group on August 4. The Defense Department further detailed that the Navy will lead the government group under the "knowledge" of the Office of the Assistant ...

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