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Brandon Marshall jumped ship because Jets have 'no chance'

Brandon Marshall jumped ship because Jets have 'no chance'

Marshall: Oh [expletive]. All right, you guys. The hosts pleaded with Marshall to stick around, and he did. In response to the hosts asking him why he was ending the interview so abruptly, Marshall said, 'Come on, man, you're going back to a year ago, brother.


Sleeveless in the Speakers' Lobby? House may update dress code

Sleeveless in the Speakers' Lobby? House may update dress code

While the House floor rules, which also require men to wear ties, have always been in place, it seems that they have been enforced more consistently this summer. "It came to my attention that there was an issue about dress code", said Ryan while speaking to reporters Thursday morning. Female reporters were ejected for wearing open toe shoes and showing their shoulders last week, violating the longtime House dress code, which applies to member and staffers on the House floor and to reporters ...


Pentagon's transgender, climate change policies challenged in House defense bill

Pentagon's transgender, climate change policies challenged in House defense bill

The House Rules Committee did not vote on the Hartzler amendment Wednesday, but has teed it up for floor consideration. "This amendment is not about defense", he said . "By recruiting and allowing transgender individuals to serve in our military we are subjecting taxpayers to high medical costs including up to $130,000 per transition surgery, lifetime hormone treatments, and additional surgeries to address the high percentage of individuals who experience complications", she said in a ...


Lindsey Graham, Christopher Wray, and the Limits of Republican Resistance to Trump

Lindsey Graham, Christopher Wray, and the Limits of Republican Resistance to Trump

Trump, who halted USA participation in the Paris climate accord earlier this year, said during the news conference Thursday that "something could happen" with respect to the greenhouse-gas-cutting agreement. "I do not consider Director Mueller to be on a witch hunt", he said under questioning from Republican Sen. "'It became clear to me that this was the true agenda all along and that the claims of potentially helpful information were a pretext for the meeting, ' Mr Trump said".


Scalise out of intensive care, remains in serious condition

Scalise out of intensive care, remains in serious condition

U.S. Representative Steve Scalise , shot at a congressional baseball practice last month, underwent surgery on Thursday to treat an infection, a hospital statement said. However, he was readmitted on July 5 in serious condition because of concerns about infection. He sustained a single gunshot wound to his left hip and suffered significant damage to his internal organs.