Brian Kemp Slams Stacey Abrams for Something She Didn’t Do—but He Did

Photo Illustration by Thomas Levinson/The Daily Beast/Getty Georgia’s Republican Gov. Brian Kemp says he has a problem with boycotts, particularly ones related to Georgia’s new voting restrictions law. But apparently that repulsion to boycotts only applies to Democrats and issues he favors, because Kemp has personally proposed boycotts of his own. Kemp and his campaign … Read more

Earth’s Days Are Mysteriously Getting Longer, Scientists Say

Atomic clocks, combined with precise astronomical measurements, have revealed that the length of a day is suddenly getting longer, and scientists don’t know why. This has critical impacts not just on our timekeeping, but also things like GPS and other technologies that govern our modern life. Over the past few decades, Earth’s rotation around its … Read more

GOP seeking power over elections in Wisconsin, Minnesota

Wisconsin Secretary of State Doug La Follette speaks to reporters after a hearing on April 1, 2011, in Dane County Circuit Court in Madison, Wis. La Follette has said he decided to run again to stop Republicans from meddling with elections. (Michael P. King/Associated Press) Wisconsin’s secretary of state has no role in elections, but … Read more

Michigan AG seeks special prosecutor for election probe into GOP AG candidate, others

The office of the state’s chief prosecutor is ready for an outside attorney to consider bringing criminal charges against key Michigan Republican officials in connection with a sweeping investigation tied to efforts to undermine the 2020 presidential election. The office of Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel, a Democrat, is seeking the appointment of a special … Read more

You’ll ‘get into trouble’ if you’re not up to date on COVID vaccines and boosters — here are 3 stocks that could get a shot in the arm

Dr. Fauci: You’ll ‘get into trouble’ if you’re not up to date on COVID vaccines and boosters — here are 3 stocks that could get a shot in the arm With the summer travel season in full swing, the COVID-19 pandemic may seem like a thing of the past. But if you don’t stay up … Read more

Senate passes climate, health and tax bill in major win for Democrats

Washington — The Senate on Sunday passed Democrats’ sweeping economic package designed to combat climate change, address health care costs and raise taxes on large corporations, marking a crucial achievement for President Biden and his party as they look to maintain their hold on Congress in the November midterm elections. The plan, called the Inflation … Read more