Julie Platt, vice chair of UPenn’s board of trustees and chair of the Jewish Federations of North America, is a vocal supporter of UPenn president Liz Magill L: UPenn president Liz Magill(Kevin Dietsch/Getty Images) R: UPenn Board vice chair Julie Platt (Randy Shropshire/Getty Images) As University of Pennsylvania president Liz Magill faces pressure to resign … Read more
‘Any unused funds will be directly given to Palestinian liberation organizers,’ suspended NYU student Hafiza Khalique writes in GoFundMe (Support for Hafiza Khalique GoFundMe) A New York University student suspended from campus and stripped of her scholarships for tearing down posters of Israeli hostages is now begging for financial support “to cover costs for therapy.” … Read more
A federal appeals court has upheld key parts of a federal judge’s gag order limiting what Donald Trump can say about his ongoing prosecution by the Special Counsel for alleged Jan. 6 election interference.
The Senate is poised to adopt the proposed $886.3 billion fiscal year 2024 defense budget next week before sending the massive appropriations package to the House floor for approval and on to President Joe Biden’s desk by year’s end. The 3,093-page Pentagon spending plan, or National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), earmarks $841.5 billion for the … Read more
‘He must stand trial in a courtroom under the same procedures that govern all other criminal defendants,’ a judge wrote for the panel. A three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia affirmed a gag order that U.S. District Court Judge Tanya Chutkan originally issued, prohibiting former President Donald Trump … Read more
Biden case ‘would have died a quiet death’ without whistleblowers, attorney says Hunter Biden (Mike Segar/Reuters) The IRS investigators who blew the whistle on Hunter Biden’s business dealings are claiming “complete vindication” after the embattled first son’s indictment on felony tax evasion charges. The bombshell indictment is largely consistent with details brought to light by … Read more
FIRST ON FOX: Senate Republicans introduced legislation that would force the federal government to hold regular onshore and offshore oil and gas lease sales.