California Gov. Newsom signs landmark legislation aimed at boosting children’s safety online

Washington CNN Business  —  A landmark California bill aimed at promoting children’s digital welfare became law on Thursday, as Gov. Gavin Newsom announced he had signed the legislation imposing strict…

Climate hawks breathe sigh of relief after more than a decade of fighting for climate legislation

In a 50-50 Senate and more than a decade later, Markey and the rest of his Democratic colleagues voted to pass the Inflation Reduction Act — by far the largest…

Democrats plan new legislation to establish net neutrality rules

The draft bill from Sens. Ed Markey and Ron Wyden would explicitly classify high-speed internet as a telecommunications service, according to two people familiar with the matter, enshrining into law…

Biden will sign first major federal gun safety legislation in decades on Saturday, White House says

The bill amounts to the first major federal gun safety legislation in decades and marks a significant bipartisan breakthrough on one of the most contentious policy issues in Washington. The…

GOP dismisses talk of legislation to ban abortion after Mitch McConnell suggests ‘it’s possible’

Republicans on Monday quickly shut it. “I don’t think it’s really an appropriate topic for Congress to be passing a national law on,” said Sen. John Cornyn of Texas, a…

In Texas, Biden Says New Legislation Could Expand Benefits for Burn Pit Victims

WASHINGTON — President Biden called on Tuesday for the broad expansion of health benefits for veterans, particularly those who fell ill after breathing in toxic materials from burning waste in…

Sinema censured by Arizona Democrats for blocking voting rights legislation

The symbolic gesture Saturday from Arizona Democrats adds to the mounting pressure Sinema is facing from those in her state who helped her flip a Senate seat in 2018. Sinema…

Manchin Rejects Landmark Legislation, Putting Biden’s Climate Goals at Risk

WASHINGTON — The declaration from Senator Joe Manchin III that he cannot support his party’s $2.2 trillion Build Back Better bill has significantly dimmed the prospects for the climate action…

The Legislation Joe Manchin Is Holding Up Would Help His State — A Lot

The little one care heart that Michelle McFall operates in Union, West Virginia, has been around for about 40 many years. Just retaining it open up has been a little…

House Plans to Vote on Legislation to Uphold Abortion Rights

The Home of Representatives will vote tomorrow on a measure to uphold abortion rights. Although the bill has very little prospect of passing through the Senate and becoming regulation, it…