(WASHINGTON) -- Gun safety advocates and organizations on Sunday quickly applauded the anti-gun violence framework announced by a bipartisan group of senators -- but some called for further action. The agreement, if passed into law, includes provisions that would increase investments in mental health services... Read More.
Harrisburg – A package of bills making its way through the legislative process in Harrisburg would give local municipalities more control over local waterways maintenance and flooding issues. Within the eight-bill package is a House bill written by local State Representative Michael Armanini which would... Read More.
(UVALDE, Texas) -- During a press conference this week, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott blamed the mass shooting at an elementary school in Uvalde on mental health issues. Abbott explained that law enforcement believes what's behind these types of attacks is a growing prevalence of people... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As the U.S. recognizes Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander Heritage Month amid a staggering rise in violence against this community, activist groups who have been devoted to stopping hate are reflecting and looking towards the future. "I have been doing... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- For the first time, medication abortion now makes up the majority of abortions in the United States, according to data released Thursday by the Guttmacher Institute, a reproductive rights organization. According to the institute's survey of known abortion providers in the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Disabled people are disproportionately victims of violent crime and victimization in the United States, according to new data released by the Bureau of Justice Statistics. And the frequency of these crimes is also increasing, according to the data, though activists don't... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- In an exclusive interview with "Good Morning America" Co-Anchor George Stephanopoulos, Vice President Kamala Harris defended her job performance, insisting she and President Joe Biden have been able to deliver for the American people. "Vice presidents always face chatter about their role and their... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden on Wednesday reiterated calls for his own party to move hastily on his legislative agenda following a punishing election night for Democrats. "People want us to get things done," Biden said when asked about former Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe's upset... Read More.
(PHOENIX) — Arizona Cardinals defensive end JJ Watt will have season-ending shoulder surgery, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. The team had already ruled Watt out for Thursday’s game against the Green Bay Packers, and he was listed as Did Not Participate all week during practice. Watt... Read More.