El Norte newspaper closes its doors after journalist is killed.

Mexican Newspaper Closes After Death of Journalist

Oscar Cantú Murguía, owner of Norte newspaper, announced Sunday that the paper was closing its doors. Over 27 years Norte has faced multiple attacks and punishment for its reporting activities but recently the violence has peaked. Miroslava Breach, journalist for La Jornada and Norte collaborator,

White House: Aide Did Not Violate Ethics Laws

The White House disputes allegations that a tweet by Trump aide violates federal law against government employees engaging in political activity. Political Swing previously reported on the initial exchange. It all began with a tweet from Dan Scavino Jr.. In the tweet, the Trump aide

Claire McCaskill will not vote for Neil Gorsuch for Supreme Court.

Sen. Claire McCaskill Says No to Neil Gorsuch.

Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO.) announced Friday that she will vote “no” for Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch. In a statement posted to Medium, the Senator has this to say. “While I have come to the conclusion that I can’t support Neil Gorsuch for the Supreme

Michael Flynn subject of House Committee investigation.

Senate Intelligence Commitee Rejects Flynn’s Request

Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn’s request for immunity in exchange for his testimony has been denied. Flynn’s lawyer has been advised the request in premature and not a deal the Committee is willing to commit to. Sources add that Flynn’s offer has also been