Tag Archives: bill

Sen. Feinstein Introducing Bill To Raise Minimum Age For Assault Rifle Purchases To 21

Sen. Feinstein Introducing Bill To Raise Minimum Age For Assault Rifle Purchases To 21announced Friday that she is introducing legislation to raise the minimum age to purchase rifles — including military-style assault weapons — from 18 to 21.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Trump Signs Larry Nassar-Inspired Sexual Assault Bill Behind Closed Doors

Trump Signs Larry Nassar-Inspired Sexual Assault Bill Behind Closed DoorsPresident Donald Trump signed a bill into law on Wednesday afternoon that aims to protect amateur athletes from sexual assault in the wake of the Larry Nassar sex abuse scandal.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Bill and Melinda Gates urge Trump to respect people and to not cut foreign aid

Bill and Melinda Gates urge Trump to respect people and to not cut foreign aidBill and Melinda Gates discussed the importance of foreign aid and the state of US politics. Donald Trump should treat people – especially women – with more respect, and continue investments in poorer countries for the sake of global security, the world’s leading philanthropic couple Bill and Melinda Gates said on Tuesday.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Bill Gates Warns Tech Giants: Tone It Down — Or Get Regulated

Bill Gates Warns Tech Giants: Tone It Down -- Or Get RegulatedFrom: Bill Gates Memo: Dial back the Silicon Valley hubris, or the government will do it for you.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Report: Court to release documents from Bill Clinton probe

Report: Court to release documents from Bill Clinton probeFederal court is reportedly set to unseal long-secret documents stemming from former Independent Counsel Ken Starr's investigation into then-President Bill Clinton; reaction and analysis from former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Polish president signs Holocaust bill, triggers Israeli, U.S. criticism

Polish president signs Holocaust bill, triggers Israeli, U.S. criticismBy Pawel Sobczak WARSAW (Reuters) – Poland’s president signed into law on Tuesday a bill that imposes jail terms for suggesting the country was complicit in the Holocaust, prompting sharp criticism from Israel and the United States. Andrzej Duda said in a televised address the legislation would safeguard Poland’s international reputation, but Israel called for amendments, saying the two countries had a “joint responsibility” to preserve the memory of the Holocaust. The United States, a close NATO ally of Poland, expressed disappointment at Duda’s decision.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

UPenn Revokes Steve Wynn, Bill Cosby Honors Over Sexual Misconduct Allegations

UPenn Revokes Steve Wynn, Bill Cosby Honors Over Sexual Misconduct AllegationsThe University of Pennsylvania said Thursday it was cutting ties with billionaire casino mogul Steve Wynn, a former university trustee, after allegations of sexual misconduct that spanned decades.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Polish lawmakers back Holocaust bill, drawing Israeli outrage, U.S. concern

Polish lawmakers back Holocaust bill, drawing Israeli outrage, U.S. concernBy Justyna Pawlak and Lidia Kelly WARSAW (Reuters) – Polish lawmakers approved a bill on Thursday that would impose jail terms for suggesting Poland was complicit in the Holocaust, drawing concern from the United States and outrage from Israel, which denounced “any attempt to challenge historical truth”. Poland’s ruling Law and Justice party (PiS) says the bill is needed to protect Poland’s reputation and ensure historians recognize that Poles as well as Jews perished under the Nazis.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Trump Implores Senate To Vote On Hardline Immigration Bill

Trump Implores Senate To Vote On Hardline Immigration BillSulphur Springs, W.Va. ― Fresh off a State of the Union that much of the media lauded as a call for bipartisanship, President Donald Trump addressed lawmakers here at a GOP retreat and implored them to pass a hardline immigration proposal that Democrats say is already dead on arrival.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

McCarthy: Immigration bill will need bipartisan support to pass

McCarthy: Immigration bill will need bipartisan support to passDuring an exclusive interview with Meet the Press, Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) tells Chuck Todd that the White House immigration proposal shows the president is serious about finding a deal.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines