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Toyota says it will introduce 15 BEVs, expand electric lineup by 2025

Visitors check a Toyota C-HR electric vehicle (EV) during a media day for the Auto Shanghai show in Shanghai, China April 19, 2021. REUTERS/Aly Song April 19, 2021 TOKYO (Reuters) – Toyota Motor Corp said on Monday it will introduce 15 battery electric vehicle (BEV) models globally by 2025, expanding the automaker’s electric vehicle lineup […]

Democrats Introduce Ban on Sale, Possession of Gun Silencers

Democratic lawmakers introduced legislation to ban the sale and possession of firearm suppressors, known as silencers. Sen. Bob Menendez (D-N.J.) and Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman (D-N.J.) said that the 2021 Help Empower Americans to Respond (HEAR) Act, would ban the sale, importation, manufacturing, and possession of silencers. The bill was first introduced in 2019 after a […]

Democrats Introduce Bill to Expand Supreme Court, but Reception is Tepid

A group of Democrats on Thursday unveiled their bill to expand the Supreme Court, but party leaders showed little support and Republicans assailed the proposal as radical. The “Judiciary Act of 2021” would add four seats to the nation’s top court, effectively flipping the balance from 6–3 in favor of conservative-appointed justices to 7–6 in […]

Ernst Will Introduce Bill To Prevent Planned Parenthood From Profiting Off Biden’s Title X Decision

Republican Iowa Sen. Joni Ernst is introducing legislation aimed at defunding Planned Parenthood. The Protect Funding for Women’s Health Care Act would prohibit taxpayer dollars from going to Planned Parenthood and instead direct those funds to other eligible women’s health care providers. Ernst’s bill comes after the Biden administration began taking steps to undo former […]

Senators Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Grant Priority Refugee Status to Uyghurs Persecuted by CCP

Uyghurs fleeing persecution by the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) would get priority refugee status under a bipartisan bill introduced by Sens. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) and Chris Coons (D-Del.) on April 13. The Uyghur Humans Rights Protection Act would make it easier for Uyghurs and members of other Turkic or Muslim minority groups to apply for resettlement. The bill also […]

Sens. Cruz, Hawley and Lee introduce proposal to strip MLB of antitrust exemptions

Sen. Mike Lee, center, flanked by Sen. Josh Hawley, left, and Sen. Ted Cruz, right, spoke about legislation to end Major League Baseball’s special immunity from antitrust laws, during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, April 13, 2021. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh) OAN NewsroomUPDATED 1:40 PM PT – Tuesday, April 13, 2021 Republican […]

GOP Senators Introduce Bill Targeting Communist China’s Influence at American Colleges

A group of Republican senators have introduced legislation aimed at blunting the Chinese Communist Party’s (CCP) ideological infiltration on American college campuses. For years, the CCP has promoted language centers known as Confucius Institutes at universities around the world as part of a campaign to expand its global influence. But they have increasingly met with […]

Democrat Congressman to Introduce Resolution to Expel Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene

A Democratic lawmaker said he would introduce a resolution to expel Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) on Friday due to her previous social media posts, although that bid is most likely going to fail. For Congress to expel a member, it requires a two-thirds majority. It would mean that the resolution would need the support […]

Sen. Schumer to introduce H.R.1 on Senate floor, says ‘everything is on the table’

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., speaks during a news conference at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, March 16, 2021. (Samuel Corum/Pool via AP) OAN NewsroomUPDATED 8:09 AM PT – Thursday, March 18, 2021 Democrat lawmakers introduced the H.R.1 bill to the Senate floor this week while preparing for the uphill battle the litigation faces. […]

Dems urge Biden admin. to introduce new immigration legislation

Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin, D-Ill., speaks during a news conference at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, March 16, 2021. (Kevin Dietsch/Pool via AP) OAN NewsroomUPDATED 11:42 AM PT – Wednesday, March 17, 2021 Some Democrats are considering voting on legislation to curb the flow of migrants entering the U.S. Senate Judiciary Chairman Dick Durbin […]