Texas Democrats stage walkout to block passage of sweeping election overhaul package

Texas Democrats walked off the state House floor late Sunday night to prevent the passage of a massive overhaul of state elections procedures that would add new impediments to voting in future elections and limit the availability of certain types of voting predominantly used by low income and handicapped people. The late-night drama came after hours of debate and procedural…

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Some accused in Capitol riot will argue they were misled by election falsehoods

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Falsehoods about the election helped bring insurrectionists to the Capitol on Jan. 6, and now some who are facing criminal charges for their actions during the riot hope their gullibility might save them or at least engender some sympathy.Lawyers for at least three defendants charged in connection with the violent siege tell…

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SolarWinds hackers are at it again, Microsoft says

The Russian-based group behind the SolarWinds hack has launched a new campaign that appears to target government agencies, think tanks and non-governmental organizations, Microsoft said Thursday.Nobelium launched the current attacks after getting access to an email marketing service used by the United States Agency for International Development, or USAID, according to Microsoft.”These attacks appear to…

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Cheney calls Greene’s comments on House mask policy ‘evil lunacy’

Rep. Liz CheneyElizabeth (Liz) Lynn Cheney’Fox & Friends Weekend’ co-host Jedediah Bila leaving the network Cheney primary challenger impregnated 14-year-old when he was 18 Why Republican politicians are sticking with Trump MORE (R-Wyo.) on Saturday became the latest lawmaker to condemn Rep. Marjorie Taylor GreeneMarjorie Taylor GreeneGOP efforts to downplay danger of Capitol riot increase…

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CNN drops Rick Santorum following remarks about Native Americans

CNN has dropped former Republican Sen. Rick Santorum as a senior political commentator, a network spokeswoman confirmed on Saturday.”We’ve parted ways,” Vice President of Communications Alison Rudnick said by email.The split was first reported by the Huffington Post, which reported that senior management at the news outlet was not pleased with Santorum’s May 3 appearance…

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