Freedom of Religion Narrowly Upheld in Espinoza v. Montana Department of Revenue

Today, the Supreme Court reaffirmed what most Americans no doubt take for granted, that the Constitution prohibits religious discrimination. The 5-4 divide among the justices in Espinoza v. Montana Department of Revenue, however, shows that religious freedom is not fully secure in America.

Different state and local governments have developed “school choice” programs that make parents more financially able … (Read the rest, here) “Freedom of Religion Narrowly Upheld in Espinoza v. Montana Department of Revenue”

Supreme Court Hands Huge Victory to Families on School Choice

In a 5-4 decision Tuesday, the Supreme Court held that families have a right to seek the best educational opportunities for their children, by preventing states from blocking the participation of religiously affiliated schools in state school choice programs.

In Espinoza v. Montana Department of Revenue, the court ruled that the application of a “no-aid” provision in Montana’s Constitution … (Read the rest, here) “Supreme Court Hands Huge Victory to Families on School Choice”

JFK Becomes First US Airport to Open COVID-19 Testing Facility

The first airport in the country to establish a novel coronavirus testing facility on site, John F. Kennedy Airport in New York City opened testing to terminal employees, airline employees, and airport workers.

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Rep. Max Rose: Congress Must Investigate Russia Bounty-Gate

Congress must investigate reports Russia has been placing bounties on American troops in Afghanistan, and specifically whether the Trump administration had knowledge of it, Rep. Max Rose, D-N.Y., told Fox News on Tuesday.

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Trump Faces Growing Pressure to Respond to Reports of Russian Bounties to Kill US Troops

President Donald Trump on Tuesday came under growing pressure to respond to allegations that Russia offered bounties for killing American troops in Afghanistan, with Democrats demanding answers and accusing Trump of bowing to Russian President Vladimir Putin at the risk of…

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Ex-Atlanta Officer Who Killed Rayshard Brooks Granted Bond

The former Atlanta police officer who fatally shot Rayshard Brooks can be free on bond while his case is pending, a judge ruled Tuesday.Fulton County Superior Court Judge Jane Barwick set a bond of $500,000 for Garrett Rolfe, who faces charges including felony murder in the…

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CIA Veterans Shocked by Russia-Taliban Bounty Reports

Either nobody briefed President Donald Trump about intelligence showing Russia paid Taliban militants secret bounties to kill U.S. troops, or if Trump was briefed, he did nothing about the information, former CIA officials say.

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