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Chaffetz Avoiding Responsibility for Nonexistent Trump Oversight

In the meantime, Chaffetz also tells us he has a job to do in congress, and he has no plans of slowing down. As chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, Chaffetz has faced increasing criticism for his lack of investigation into President Donald Trump's potential conflicts of interest and Russia's meddling in the US election.



Cardell Hayes sentenced to 25 years for killing Will Smith

They said Hayes shot another round through Racquel Smith's legs, then advanced to quickly fire seven more times into the former National Football League star's back. Michael Burnside, who appeared in court with wild hair, spoke in a rambling manner, twice let slip a profanity and called himself a "coward" for not coming forward earlier.



Survivalist convicted in deadly trooper ambush

Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf says "justice was served" Wednesday when a jury convicted Eric Frein (freen) of first-degree murder and other counts in the 2014 attack. Pike County District Attorney Ray Tonkin described Frein during closing arguments as "a terrorist with murder in his heart, a plan in his mind and a rifle in his hand, who slithered through the woods".


Trump signs order to implement 'Buy American, Hire American'

Trump signs order to implement 'Buy American, Hire American'

The White House specifically identified outsourcers Tata, Infosys , and Cognizant as large contractors who place H-1B visa holders in jobs held by US workers, during a background briefing this week. "So they've said before and they said again after [Tuesday's] executive order that they're doubling-down on training and they're trying to find American talent, but not having enough luck".


Republicans hold on to Kansas House seat in a close special election

Republicans hold on to Kansas House seat in a close special election

Cheri Bustos to train candidates to win local races in IL. The special election was called because Trump had asked the district's previous representative, Mike Pompeo, a Republican, to become Central Intelligence Agency director. Thompson narrowly carried Sedgwick County, but Estes won all the other counties in the district. It is the first special congressional election since President Donald Trump's election.