And finally … The Pacific Northwest is considered by some enthusiasts to be the most likely area in which to spot a sasquatch (remote forests being an unproven but rumored hideout). But Oklahoma boasts an annual Bigfoot festival near the Arkansas border, and the state’s tourism revenues benefit from the hairy, woodsy version of the Loch Ness monster. That’s why Justin Humphrey, a Republican state representative whose district includes the heavily forested Ouachita Mountains in southeast Oklahoma, introduced a bill that would create a Bigfoot hunting season with a state hunting license and tag. However, the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation, which oversees hunting in the state, appears unmoved by myth. Micah Holmes, a spokesman, told television station KOCO that the agency uses science-driven research and does not recognize Bigfoot (The Associated Press). … [Read more...] about The Hill’s Morning Report – Biden seeks vaccine for all by summer; Trump censure?
Only five Republicans broke with their party and voted with Democrats to table Paul's motion, which failed but indicated the majority of the caucus led by Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnellAddison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellHumanist Report host criticizes 'conservative Democrats:' They 'hold more power' than progressives Dobbs: Republicans lost in 2020 because they 'forgot who was the true leader' Biden's Cabinet gradually confirmed by Senate MORE (R-Ky.) is unlikely to vote to convict Trump. Democrats, who hold a slim majority in a 50-50 Senate with a Democrat in the White House, would need 67 votes in total to do so. … [Read more...] about Trump’s standing rises among Republicans: survey
'I say that repeatedly that what I said in '99 is true that obviously those three trials, they had a value other than removal because people were gone. And I explained that that value was the condemnation of conduct as well as possible disqualification. I still believe the historical statement in that,' he told reporters on Capitol Hill after the luncheon. … [Read more...] about ‘It’s over, let’s move on’: Republican senators blast Trump’s second impeachment as ‘dead on arrival’ – after 45 of them effectively signaled ex-president will be acquitted by voting the trial ‘unconstitutional’
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'We cut it off. People were amazed. These gentlemen, everybody was amazed that I did it. We had 21 people in the room, everybody was against it but me. Dr. Fauci said, had I not done that perhaps tens of thousands and maybe much more than that would have died,' the president continued. 'I was very early. Very, very early.' … [Read more...] about Fox News White House reporter John Roberts slams ‘petty’ ABC News colleague Jonathan Karl for trying to ‘shame’ him for not wearing a mask in the Rose Garden before Trump’s press conference
National Security Adviser John Bolton is in Moscow to meet with Russian officials. European allies are split on Mr. Trump's proposal while Germany has expressed concerns. Britain's defense secretary told the Financial Times his country stands "absolutely resolute" with the U.S. … [Read more...] about Russia fires back at Trump’s plan to pull U.S. out of nuclear arms treaty