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US Announces New Sanctions Against Iran, Targeting Former Nuclear Scientists

March 22, 2019           |                                       

The US Treasury Department announced a new round of anti-Iran sanctions on Friday, hitting 14 individuals and 17 companies, all of them who have some link to Iran’s Organization for Defense Innovation and Research (SPND). It is unclear if these targets are generally accused of having done anything illegal, in and of themselves, though officials […]

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[NB: Whoops — forgot to remind readers to check the byline. This is the other pottymouth broad./ ~R] Reports say that Vice President Pence and DHS Secretary Nielsen have been laying the groundwork for Trump’s speech tonight in which he is expected to complain about House Speaker Pelosi, Democrats, and the lack of funding for […]

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Feds Seek to Deny Green Cards to Many Who Get Public Benefits

September 23, 2018           |                                       

SAN DIEGO — The Trump administration has proposed rules that could deny green cards to immigrants if they use Medicaid, food stamps, housing vouchers and other forms of public assistance. Federal law already requires those seeking green cards to prove they will not be a burden — or “public charge” — but the new rules […]

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