Politics

State legislatures will be in the spotlight as a result of the U.S. Supreme Court ruling giving the power to regulate abortion to the states.
The Republican governor defended the law in South Dakota that bans all abortions except when the mother's life is at risk.
“I’m not sure what" voters "think that we did wrong," said one official who's quitting. "And they’re very nasty. The accusations and the threats are nasty.”
“What are they doing over there? They have a much greater opportunity to enforce their subpoenas than our legislative committee does," said the Jan. 6 panel member.
“Your Republican leaders, they’re banning books, making it harder to vote, restricting speech in classrooms, even criminalizing women and doctors," Newsom said.
Hasan says a "rogue" Supreme Court is now a threat to the nation's democracy.
Kristina Karamo, the Republican nominee for secretary of state in Michigan, has also claimed sex can cause demonic possession.
Trump was trying to “overthrow the government so that he could stay in power,” said Sandra Garza, Brian Sicknick's longtime partner.
"A man as dangerous as Donald Trump can absolutely never be anywhere near the Oval Office ever again," the panel's vice chair said.
But the defender of the wealthy gets schooled by White House.