MPs promised coronavirus rules vote ‘wherever possible’

Health Secretary Matt Hancock has promised MPs votes “wherever possible” on England or UK-wide coronavirus regulations before they come into force. However he warned: “We cannot hold up urgent regulations which are needed to control the virus and save lives.”…

Trump plans big Wisconsin rallies despite White House task force calls for ‘maximal’ social distancing in the state

President Trump has scheduled large campaign rallies this weekend in Wisconsin despite recommendations from the White House Coronavirus Task Force that call for increasing social distancing in the state “to the maximal degree possible.” The task force has further flagged…

Trump plans big Wisconsin rallies despite White House task force calls for ‘maximal’ social distancing in the state

President Trump has scheduled large campaign rallies this weekend in Wisconsin despite recommendations from the White House Coronavirus Task Force that call for increasing social distancing in the state “to the maximal degree possible.” The task force has further flagged…

Trump plans big Wisconsin rallies despite White House task force calls for ‘maximal’ social distancing in the state

President Trump has scheduled large campaign rallies this weekend in Wisconsin despite recommendations from the White House Coronavirus Task Force that call for increasing social distancing in the state “to the maximal degree possible.” The task force has further flagged…

ARMENIA–AZERBAIJAN CONFLICTInternational community shows rare unity on Nagorno-Karabakh conflict — Russian diplomat

MOSCOW, September 30. /TASS/. The international community has shown rare unity on the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said in an interview with TASS on Wednesday. “Although the international community rarely manages to unite, but this time,…

Cuomo’s office reportedly pushing against sending new ballots after voters received mismarked envelopes

‘What if’ scenarios surround 2020 election; Chad Pergram reports. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and his office reportedly pushed against a plan to send approximately 100,000 new absentee ballots after Brooklyn residents discovered that the ballots they received in the…

US presidential debate a ‘live quarrel’, Chinese internet users say

‘I would feel desperate if I was an American,’ Weibo user says ‘We didn’t see many back-and-forth exchanges on China … despite both candidates choosing to focus on China as their top foreign policy issue,’ academic says It was probably…

Federal appeals court approves 6-day absentee vote counting extension in Wisconsin

David Spunt takes a look at the differences between mail-in voting and absentee voting A federal appeals court on Tuesday approved a six-day extension of a deadline for absentee ballots to be received in Wisconsin, meaning that absentee ballots postmarked…

Could California’s policies work on a federal scale under a Biden-Harris administration?

California has long been known for its push toward more progressive policies, many of which now form the basis of the Joe Biden–Kamala Harris presidential ticket. But whether or not such proposals have been successful – and whether California should be lauded as a…

Chelsea Clinton calls for holding up Barrett nomination

The late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was laid to rest in Arlington National Cemetery beside her husband, Martin, who died in 2010. Former first daughter Chelsea Clinton called for Americans to “dissent” against President Trump’s pick to replace the late…