The Senate must do its job

The Senate must do its job

The Senate Must Do Its Job Senate Republicans are refusing to hold a hearing for President Obama’s nominee Chief Judge Merrick Garland. Here’s why this is an unprecedented level of obstruction.

ICE arrests 73 in 2-state enforcement operation targeting convicted criminals

ICE arrests 73 in 2-state enforcement operation targeting convicted criminals

DETROIT – Officers from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) arrested 73 individuals during a two-state operation that concluded Thursday, targeting criminal aliens and other immigration violators in Michigan and Ohio. During the four-day enforcement action, ERO officers apprehended 70 aliens with criminal convictions. The remaining three fall under the agency’s […]

Sierra Club slams governor Hogan for clean energy veto

Sierra Club slams governor Hogan for clean energy veto

Baltimore, M.D. — Despite passing with veto-override numbers in the Maryland State Senate and the House of Delegates in April, Governor Hogan vetoed the Clean Energy Jobs Act today, stifling job growth and renewable energy acceleration throughout the state. The bill, sponsored by Senator Catherine Pugh and Delegate Bill Frick would have increased Maryland’s commitment […]