Democrat Illinois governor proposes $53B budget including funding for migrants

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker pitched a $52.7 billion state spending plan Wednesday with more money to address the migrant crisis, education and quantum computing, while proposing tax increases that will mostly target business, including a major sports betting tax hike. The second-term Democrat characterized the proposed budget for the fiscal year that starts July 1, […]

22 State AG’s Push Supreme Court to Halt Jan. 6 Trial

Attorneys general from 22 states are pushing for the Supreme Court to decide whether former President Donald Trump has immunity from being tried on charges that he conspired to overturn the results of the 2020 election.[#item_full_content]

FEC Filings: Legal Woes Drain Trump, Biden Holds Cash Edge

Amid a series of legal challenges, former President Donald Trump’s campaign spent more money in January than it raised, revealing a financial strain as detailed in the latest Federal Election Commission filings.[#item_full_content]

Wisconsin GOP Senate candidate says challengers must be ‘pretty worried’ after latest ‘smearing’ attempt

FIRST ON FOX: Wisconsin Republican Senate candidate Eric Hovde is pushing back against one progressive outlet’s attempt at “smearing” his newly launched campaign, insisting that his challengers must be “pretty worried” after targeting him and the charity he operates to help victims of human trafficking. Shortly after Hovde spoke to supporters Tuesday, Heartland Signal, which […]

House’s GOP Hardliners Ask Johnson to Abandon Spending Talks

Hardline U.S. House Republicans on Wednesday asked Speaker Mike Johnson to abandon talks with Senate Democrats on bipartisan spending legislation to avoid a government shutdown and instead implement an automatic spending cut agreed to by his predecessor.The…[#item_full_content]