August 19, 2022

Kremlin to Ban Foreign Debt Service in Retaliation to EU, US Sanctions

Russian President Vladimir Putin announced new emergency measures intended to prop up the national currency, including a ban on Russian residents transferring foreign currency abroad and forcing exporters to use the national currency. The measures, which take effect March 1, include a ban on payments of hard currency from residents made to foreigners “in connection…

IOC Recommends Banning Russian, Belarusian Athletes From International Events

The International Olympic Committee’s executive board has recommended sports federations to ban Russian and Belarusian athletes and officials from competing in events following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. The IOC said the executive board made the decision “in order to protect the integrity of global sports competitions and for the safety of all the participants” and…

Rep. Fred Keller Will Not Seek Reelection After Pennsylvania Approves Democrat Redistricting Map

Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images Rep. Fred Keller (R-PA) announced he will not seek reelection due to the redistricting map recently approved by “the liberal Pennsylvania Supreme Court.” Last Wednesday, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court approved a redistricting map that merged Keller’s seat with Rep. Glenn Thompson’s (R-PA) district. Rep. Fred Keller (R-Snyder) meets with President Donald Trump…

Exclusive — Karl Rove Under Fire for Redistricting Failures: He’s ‘Costing Republicans All Over the Country’

Veteran GOP strategist Karl Rove is under fire hours before he is set to speak at a major gathering of Republicans in Missouri, Breitbart News has learned, all while his failures on redistricting nationwide become clearer. Rove, who is scheduled to keynote the Missouri Republican Party’s Lincoln Day Dinner in St. Louis on Saturday night,…

Republicans concerned about Stanford law professor tapped to draw Connecticut redistricting map

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! The Stanford University law professor whose previous redistricting map Republicans say locked them out of Connecticut congressional seats was tapped by the state court to draw the newest map. Nate Persily, a Stanford law professor, was tapped by the Provisions State to redraw its congressional map ahead […]

North Carolina Supreme Court Strikes Down GOP Redistricting Maps 

The North Carolina Supreme Court on Friday ruled to strike down redistricting maps Republicans passed last November. In a 4-3 decision, all four Democrats on the state’s highest court voted to strike down the proposed maps. The court ordered Republicans to submit new voting maps by 5:srcsrc p.m. on February 18. The maps must be shown to…

Iowa State Senate Rejects Democrat-Leaning Redistricting Map

The Iowa State Senate resoundingly rejected a pro-Democrat redistricting map Tuesday in a 32 to 18 vote. The map was the first draft of new legislative district boundaries submitted by the Legislative Services Agency (LSA) to the Iowa Legislature in compliance with the U.S. Constitution’s requirement that legislative boundaries for seats in the U.S. House…

Six Establishment Republicans Face Three Threats: Redistricting, Democrats, Trump

Former President Trump’s strategy to further the “American First” agenda has included taking meetings, making endorsements, and raising money. Intensifying Trump’s effort are state redistricting measures, where six of the 10 House Republicans who voted to impeach Trump are at risk of a redrawn district, hence in further danger of losing their seat in 2022. Indeed,…

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